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  1. Metacritic Users Poll: Vote for the Best of 2010!

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    Published: December 15, 2010
    Vote for the best movies, games, albums, songs, and TV shows of the year in our first annual users poll.
  2. Six Picks for the Week of December 6-12

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    Published: December 5, 2010
    This week's selections include Daft Punk's "Tron" soundtrack, an animated episode of NBC's "Community," a possible Oscar contender in "The Fighter," and the latest "World of Warcraft" expansion.
  3. iPhone/iPad Games Guide: What to Buy This Month

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    Published: November 29, 2010
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  4. Six Picks for the Week of November 29-December 5

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    Published: November 28, 2010
    This week's picks include a "Twin Peaks" reunion (of sorts), a Tim and Eric holiday special, a new Disney-themed game for the Wii, and a twisted psychological thriller from director Darren Aronofsky.
  5. Six Picks for the Week of November 22-28

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    Published: November 21, 2010
    What do we have to be thankful for this week? How about a stellar new album from Kanye West, a thrilling Michael Jackson music video compilation, and -- yes, it's true -- the release of "Gran Turismo 5."
  6. Holiday Gift Guide Part 2: Gifts for Gamers

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    Published: November 18, 2010
    Our Holiday Gift Guide continues with gift suggestions for gamers of all stripes, from hardware to accessories to books, clothing, and more.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of November 15-21

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    Published: November 14, 2010
    This week's picks include a memoir from one of rap's biggest stars, two potentially great new videogames, and the longest version of "Avatar" yet. Oh, and there's some kid named Harry.
  8. Call of Duty: Black Ops Inside the Reviews

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    Published: November 10, 2010
    The first title in Activision's popular series of shooters to be set during the Cold War, "Black Ops" is also one of the best-reviewed Call of Duty installments to date, thanks to a more developed storyline and continued improvements to a wealth of multiplayer modes. Find out what reviewers like and don't like about the new game.
  9. Six Picks for the Week of November 8-14

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    Published: November 7, 2010
    The upcoming week sees the return of Conan O'Brien to late night, a sweet soul album from Cee-Lo Green, the latest shooter in the Call of Duty franchise, and a new documentary about Industrial Light & Magic. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  10. Hardware Review: Microsoft Kinect

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    Published: November 4, 2010
    Today marks the launch of Kinect, the new controller-free motion-control system for Microsoft's Xbox 360 console. Is it a game changer, or just a gimmicky novelty? We sample the reviews from dozens of critics.
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