Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. The Most Anticipated Games of 2011, Part 1: Multi-Platform Titles

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    Published: January 13, 2011
    Our 2011 videogame preview kicks off with a look at the two dozen most-anticipated titles that will be available for multiple platforms, from Portal 2 to Mass Effect 3.
  2. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2010

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    Published: January 10, 2011
    Our users have spoken, the votes have been tallied, and we have your picks for the best of 2010 in movies, games, TV, and music. Don't expect another victory for Kanye West or The Social Network; Metacritic users had something else in mind.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of January 10-16

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    Published: January 9, 2011
    Our first 6 Picks of the new year features two movies -- one likely good, the other, not so much -- and two promising new television series. Plus, gamers finally get a chance to don that cape.
  4. The Best iPhone and iPad Games of 2010

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    Published: December 21, 2010
    Whether you are a longtime iPhone user or you just received an iPad from Santa, you're probably looking for something fun to do with your Apple device. Here are this year's best-reviewed games available in the App Store.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. iPhone/iPad Games Guide: What to Buy This Month

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    Published: November 29, 2010
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  8. 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.
  9. 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."
  10. 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.
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