Metascore
83

Universal acclaim - based on 5 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5
  1. Aug 2, 2011
    60
    While the songs on Peace Sells… hold up exceptionally well to this day, what the "special edition" fans were so looking forward to is nowhere near as special as it should have been.
User Score
8.8

Universal acclaim- based on 45 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Aug 18, 2011
    10
    Peace sells is an album that will forever stand the test of time and the 25th anniversary remaster pounds with ferocity. Ellefson's bass onPeace sells is an album that will forever stand the test of time and the 25th anniversary remaster pounds with ferocity. Ellefson's bass on devil's island will pound your skull and will wanna make you rattle your head! Full Review »
  2. Mar 22, 2015
    10
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  3. Jan 11, 2014
    6
    This is considered by some to be Megadeth's best album, some prefer the polished Rust in Peace (such as myself) whilst others prefer the rawThis is considered by some to be Megadeth's best album, some prefer the polished Rust in Peace (such as myself) whilst others prefer the raw punk feel of this record. Personally, I disliked this album because, well to put it bluntly, its boring. There is nothing interesting on the album and the songs are all typical thrash pieces with some lyrical mumbo-jumbo about the occult or death or whatever; its just such a clichĂ©. Though I am not particularly fond of this album its definitely one of their stronger records. Full Review »