Metacritic Features and Reports

  1. Music Monday: New Albums, Videos, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Albums, Videos, and Music News Image
    Published: February 20, 2012
    Get a concise recap of last week's music news and a look ahead to this week's new album releases and TV appearances. Plus, watch the week's best new music videos (from Jack White, Frankie Rose, Skrillex, YACHT, and more) and get links to stream dozens of just-released songs and albums.
  2. Six Picks for the Week of February 20-26

    Six Picks for the Week of February 20-26 Image
    Published: February 19, 2012
    The week ahead brings the Oscars, a new gaming console, the first U.S. home video release of a lost sci-fi classic, and more. Get all of the week's picks inside.
  3. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

    Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers Image
    Published: February 17, 2012
    This week, get a first look at "Damsels in Distress" and "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter," watch new trailers and clips for "John Carter," "Friends with Kids," and more, and catch up on the week's film news.
  4. TV Cancellation Watch: Which Shows Are on the Bubble?

    TV Cancellation Watch: Which Shows Are on the Bubble? Image
    Published: February 16, 2012
    Do ratings-challenged series like "Community," "Fringe," and "The Good Wife" have a chance at earning renewal? What about "Alcatraz" or "Terra Nova"? We survey seven different experts to find out the odds of renewal and cancellation for every primetime broadcast show.
  5. Hardware Review: PlayStation Vita

    Hardware Review: PlayStation Vita Image
    Published: February 15, 2012
    Sony's new handheld gaming device arrives in North America next week (or today, for anyone purchasing the first edition bundle). Is it any good? Find out inside, where we survey dozens of reviews for the new PS Vita.
  6. Music Monday: New Albums, Videos, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Albums, Videos, and Music News Image
    Published: February 13, 2012
    Get a concise recap of last week's music news and a look ahead to this week's new album releases and TV appearances. Plus, watch the week's best new music videos (from Bruce Springsteen, The Black Keys, St. Vincent, and more) and get links to stream dozens of just-released songs and albums.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of February 13-19

    Six Picks for the Week of February 13-19 Image
    Published: February 12, 2012
    The week ahead brings a new Ricky Gervais series to HBO, the return of "Twisted Metal," and an especially odd group of celebrities to "The Apprentice." Get all of this week's picks inside.
  8. Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers

    Film Friday: This Week's Movie News and New Trailers Image
    Published: February 10, 2012
    This week, watch the first trailers for "The Amazing Spider-Man," "Bourne Legacy," and more, view extended versions of the trailers you saw during the Super Bowl, and get a concise recap of the week's movie news.
  9. Metacritic's 2nd Annual Game Publisher Rankings

    Metacritic's 2nd Annual Game Publisher Rankings Image
    Published: February 9, 2012
    Which game companies released the best video games in 2011? You'll know as soon as you check inside for our annual Game Publisher Rankings.
  10. Give Us Your 2012 Oscar Predictions!

    Give Us Your 2012 Oscar Predictions! Image
    Published: February 7, 2012
    Can you out-guess the Oscar experts? Make your picks today in our third annual Academy Awards poll.
Follow Metacritic on

What Our Users Are Talking About

  1. /feature/music-releases-for-the-week-of-november-24-2014 Image
    Music Monday (11/24): This Week's New Albums + Videos
    November 24, 2014 - 1 comment
    1. LamontRaymond : "Telemetry" by Bella Novela is the best album I've heard in a LONG time. Great rock guitar, killer drums, and an... Read »
  2. /feature/new-movies-and-trailers-for-the-weekend-of-november-14-2014 Image
    Film Friday (11/14): This Week's New Movies & Trailers
    November 14, 2014 - 3 comments
    1. salmonjuly : >Christoph Waltz plays the same character too much. No he doesn't. Read »
  3. /feature/tv-renewal-scorecard-2014-2015-season Image
    2014-15 TV Season Scorecard
    August 6, 2014 - 9 comments
    1. MythicRare : Why NBC? What is wrong with them? Read »
    2. fansdisney : Pretty Little Liars isn't starting 1/6... That's the date where the rest of Season 5 starts airing... Read »
  4. /feature/best-albums-of-2014-so-far Image
    The Best Albums of 2014 So Far
    July 3, 2014 - 14 comments
    1. taaol : http://www.taaol.com Most reliable and affordable online shopping website Read »
  5. /feature/tv-premiere-dates Image
    TV Premiere Calendar for 2014-15
    August 7, 2014 - 16 comments
    1. rjig : Major Crimes - Part II of Season 3 stats 11/24 Read »
  6. /feature/nintendo-wii-u-console-reviews Image
    Hardware Review: Wii U
    November 19, 2012 - 16 comments
    1. justagamer123 : as a owner of a Wii u i find it very disappointing system, the game pad is a very mixed bag i mean it could work... Read »
    2. AlexfromNorway : First of all, I have to say there are so many irrelevant user reviews here for this system. People complaining about... Read »
  7. /feature/best-and-worst-movies-about-the-financial-crisis Image
    Ranked: Films about the Ongoing Financial Crisis
    October 19, 2011 - 5 comments
    1. homandavoodi : It seems you forgot an extraordinary film: Margin Call Read »
  8. /feature/worst-film-directors-since-2000 Image
    Ranked: The Worst Film Directors of the 21st Century (So Far)
    October 13, 2011 - 15 comments
    1. lukechristiansc : obviously Micheal Bay should be on this list but he has made some really great movies in the past like The Rock , Bad... Read »