Metacritic accused of using OpenCritic’s data without permission
May26

Metacritic accused of using OpenCritic’s data without permission

Review aggregator Metacritic seems to be using OpenCritic’s data. Unfortunately, without permission

Batman V Superman dominated the box office this weekend
Mar27

Batman V Superman dominated the box office this weekend

The gamble has paid off, as Batman V Superman cleared hundreds of millions in ticket sales over the Easter weekend.

Critics are tearing Batman V Superman apart
Mar23

Critics are tearing Batman V Superman apart

Forget about Lex Luthor or Doomsday, because not even Batman, Wonder Woman and Superman can match the might of people with opinions.

Could OpenCritic replace Metacritic?
Oct05

Could OpenCritic replace Metacritic?

How much do scores matter in reviewing? Hopefully Open Critic will at least help to expand the landscape, even if publishers are still focused on Metacritic for now.

Review scores are ‘irrelevant’ to Sniper Elite dev
Feb18

Review scores are ‘irrelevant’ to Sniper Elite dev

UK-based developer Rebellion manages to fall asleep every night without any Metacritic worries weighing them down.

Introducing Lazygamer’s new game review system
Feb12

Introducing Lazygamer’s new game review system

As one of the most important websites in Africa according to our moms, Lazygamer has decided to ditch numbers.

No, the Uncharted developer didn’t lose money because of Metacritic
Jan19

No, the Uncharted developer didn’t lose money because of Metacritic

Developers complain that Metacritic has cost them money in bonuses – but it isn’t quite Metacritic’s fault.

Metacritic and the gaming press are obsolete
Nov12

Metacritic and the gaming press are obsolete

Metacritic and the traditional gaming press are no longer important, says Double Fine.

Tell us what YOU think of Destiny
Sep10

Tell us what YOU think of Destiny

Destiny, the much anticipated game from Halo creator Bungie is available to all. Tell us what YOU think of the game as we wait for reviews.

Metacritic scores matter, kind of
Apr24

Metacritic scores matter, kind of

A game with higher reviews will sell more than a game with poor reviews – but what about Steam Sales making us buy all the things?

The best and worst games for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4
Mar27

The best and worst games for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4

We take to Metacritic to find out the best and worst games for the new consoles from Sony and Microsoft.

Reviewing games and scoring woes
Mar14

Reviewing games and scoring woes

I scored a game way higher than anyone else. Am I wrong?