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  1. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for January 28-February 3

    This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for January 28-February 3 Image
    Published: January 27, 2013
    Our preview of the coming week's most notable releases and events includes a promising new FX drama, the series finale of "30 Rock," a new zombie rom-com, and more.
  2. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for January 21-27

    This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for January 21-27 Image
    Published: January 20, 2013
    Our preview of the upcoming week's biggest releases includes Kevin Bacon's series TV debut, a new PS3 game from acclaimed Japanese animators Studio Ghibli, a grown-up Hansel and Gretel, and much more.
  3. The Most Anticipated Video Games of 2013

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    Published: January 15, 2013
    Take a look at nearly four dozen of the coming year's most-anticipated games, from returning favorites such as BioShock Infinite and Grand Theft Auto V to new titles like The Last of Us and Watch Dogs.
  4. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for January 14-20

    This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for January 14-20 Image
    Published: January 13, 2013
    Our look at the upcoming week's notable releases includes the first major video game of 2013, the return of Arnold Schwarzenegger, and a ton of TV premieres (plus one key finale).
  5. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2012

    Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2012 Image
    Published: January 8, 2013
    After weeks of voting, we finally have the results of our annual poll. Find out which movies, games, TV shows, albums, and songs ranked among our users' favorites (as well as the most overrated) of 2012.
  6. This Week in Metacritic: Picks for January 7-13

    This Week in Metacritic: Picks for January 7-13 Image
    Published: January 6, 2013
    Our expanded weekly report previews the week ahead in entertainment, with a look at the top movie, music, TV, and video game picks this week.
  7. The Best Videogames of 2012

    The Best Videogames of 2012 Image
    Published: December 31, 2012
    As our Best of 2012 series continues, we reveal the year's best video games for each platform.
  8. Quarterly Report: The 25 Best Wii Games

    Quarterly Report: The 25 Best Wii Games Image
    Published: December 31, 2012
    Our Quarterly Reports provide a handy list of the 25 best games for each platform, both for the current year so far and for all time. Here are the best games available for the Wii.
  9. The Best iPhone and iPad Games of 2012

    The Best iPhone and iPad Games of 2012 Image
    Published: December 20, 2012
    Find out which iOS titles finished the year as 2012's best in our annual look at the top games for Apple mobile devices.
  10. Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2012!

    Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2012! Image
    Published: December 17, 2012
    Voting is now open in our third annual Metacritic User Poll. Give us your picks for the best movies, TV shows, albums, songs, and videogames of 2012.
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