Metacritic Matters: How Review Scores Hurt Video Games

Bugs in Fallout: New Vegas might have eaten your save file. Maybe they took away a few hours of progress, or forced you to reset a couple of quests. Maybe game-crashing bugs pissed you off to the point where you wished you could get your $60 back. But they probably didn’t cost you a million dollars. » 4/11/13 1:30pm 4/11/13 1:30pm

Who Put Out The Most Good Video Games In 2009? [UPDATE]

On Wednesday, EA CEO John Riccitiello provided evidence — in chart form — that his company published the most well-reviewed games of 2009. Wanting to test his assertions, I dug into the data and found some surprises. » 12/11/09 1:40pm 12/11/09 1:40pm

EA counts itself as having 19 80+ games. If you do the most generous counting, you actually get…