Metacritic Features and Reports

  1. Metacritic's 5th Annual Game Publisher Rankings

    Metacritic's 5th Annual Game Publisher Rankings Image
    Published: January 27, 2015
    We reveal 2014's best and worst videogame publishers our annual Game Publisher Rankings.
  2. Music Monday (1/26): This Week's New Albums + Videos

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    Published: January 26, 2015
    The return of Music Monday features a guide to this week's album releases as well as the week's top new music videos from artists like Modest Mouse, Interpol, Ariel Pink, Charlie XCX, and more.
  3. Metacritic's 6th Annual Movie Studio Report Card

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    Published: January 22, 2015
    In the latest edition of our annual film studio rankings, find out which distributors released the best movies in 2014--and which performed the worst.
  4. 2015 Music Preview: 50+ Notable Upcoming Albums

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    Published: January 19, 2015
    We preview some of the year's most noteworthy upcoming albums, including new (or potential) albums from Sleater-Kinney, Modest Mouse, Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, Björk, Drake, Radiohead, The Wrens, Death Cab for Cutie, James Blake, Deafheaven, and many more.
  5. Reviews for Amazon's 2015 TV Pilots

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    Published: January 16, 2015
    Fresh off its first Golden Globe wins, Amazon has just released seven new TV pilots representing its next potential original series. Find out which ones are worth your time, and which are "total hooey."
  6. 2015 Oscar Nominations

    2015 Oscar Nominations Image
    Published: January 15, 2015
    Birdman, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and The Imitation Game are among the most-nominated films at the 87th Annual Academy Awards. Find a full list of nominations in all 24 categories inside.
  7. The Most Anticipated Video Games of 2015

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    Published: January 14, 2015
    We look at the coming year's most noteworthy planned releases, from new properties like No Man's Sky and Evolve to highly anticipated sequels such as Batman: Arkham Knight, Halo 5, Uncharted 4, The Witcher 3, and a new Legend of Zelda release.
  8. Winter TV Preview: Notable New & Returning Shows

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    Published: January 2, 2015
    We look at the most notable new and returning shows headed to your TV over the next few months, including Breaking Bad prequel Better Call Saul, Marvel's Agent Carter, hip-hop drama Empire, Duplass brothers comedy Togetherness, Danny Boyle's Babylon, and the final seasons of Parks & Rec, Glee, and Justified.
  9. Winter/Spring TV Premiere Calendar

    Winter/Spring TV Premiere Calendar Image
    Published: December 26, 2014
    Find a calendar of premiere dates for all upcoming new and returning television shows, plus TV movies and specials.
  10. Best of 2014: Film Awards & Nominations Scorecard

    Best of 2014: Film Awards & Nominations Scorecard Image
    Published: December 1, 2014
    Find a complete list of 2014's major film awards and nominations from dozens of professional organizations and critic associations, as well as a running scorecard of the year's biggest winners. Check daily for updates throughout December and January.
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    Metacritic's 5th Annual Game Publisher Rankings
    January 27, 2015 - 4 comments
    1. nephx : Seems like Nintendo is at a advantage that noone seems to bother to review there DLC, since you counted DLC in this. Read »
    2. DemKin : Definitely a flat year for gaming. It comes as no surprise that only Nintendo really delivered for their system.... Read »
    3. marc5477 : Pro scored are completely fabricated. At least user scores tells us how many really hated or loved it vs. people who... Read »
    4. karco : Nintendo rulezz! Read »
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    2015 Music Preview: 50+ Notable Upcoming Albums
    January 19, 2015 - 9 comments
    1. kshep71 : Steven Wilson - Hand.Cannot.Erase - Mar 3 Possible David Gilmour, and possible Roger Waters. Read »
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    Winter TV Preview: Notable New & Returning Shows
    January 2, 2015 - 5 comments
    1. LadyA : I really Like Scorpion. I don't understand why it was rated so low It works I think it has action and it shows... Read »
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    The Best Videogames of 2014
    December 22, 2014 - 18 comments
    1. DemKin : Crossing my fingers to see Zelda Wii U takes the spot next year. Here again, it's no surprise to see Smash 4 taking... Read »
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    Hardware Review: Sony PlayStation 4
    November 13, 2013 - 14 comments
    1. kameto : The ps4 is the best console with the best graphics.You must have a ps4 with gta 5 and battlefield 4. Read »
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    Winter/Spring TV Premiere Calendar
    December 26, 2014 - 28 comments
    1. bigperm20 : Don't forget about Top Gear (UK) Season 22. It premiers tonight at 8PM in the states. It's already aired in the UK... Read »
    2. Splatman : @SexyWarrior39 it will be on Netflix for Season 4. Read »