Tag: Metacritic

Gaming News Wrap [2 Oct 2015]

End of the week, and there’s still gaming news to fill another Gaming News Wrap. Games Yes, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate will have microtransactions Square Enix cans convoluted Deus Ex: Mankind Divided pre-order program Fallout 4 Season Pass available for pre-order on Xbox One “stay tuned” for PC, PS4 Fallout 4 dev team: “We empower people to do what they love”…

Gaming News Wrap [3 Apr 2014]

Good morning. It’s just another gaming news wrap on another day. Not really. It’s got different words, and different videos. So it’s not the same at all. Games Rockstar has detailed a number of additions and updates coming to GTA Online over the next few months. The stand out addition is ‘Heists’, but before that arrives, there will be ‘Capture…

Gaming News Wrap [18 Sep 2013]

Good morning. How has your first day with GTA V been? GTA V has attained the joint-highest ever Metacritic score of 97 on the PS3 and 98 on the Xbox 360. It’s tied with the previous entry in the series. The Battlefield 4 open beta early access was confirmed for 1 October already, but anyone without early access will be able…

Morning News Wrap (28 Mar 2013)

TGIF.  Yip. Thank god it’s finished.  The week that is.  It’s an extra long weekend, so stay safe out there.  After you’ve caught up with the gaming news of course. We’ll start off by saying that Battlefield 4 is coming to the PS4 (and the next Xbox).  This is reportedly confirmed by EA even though it was not mentioned during…

Playstation 3 Wins ‘Platform Of The Year’

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Metacritic has officially crowned the Playstation 3 as the ‘platform of the year’ in their first ever platform rankings… fanboys all around the world will be either crying  a little inside or linking the article to everyone on their friends list.

If you don’t know how Metacritic works, they take a weighted average of critic grades and get to an overall score. It sort of works, but with game titles I write the top 3 scores off to being fanboys, the bottom 3 scores off to being haters and then get an average from the scores left, and it does work for me.