website that aggregates reviews of music albums, games, movies, TV shows, DVDs, and formerly, books

Metacritic is a website which collects expert reviews for movies, TV, video games, music and formally books. It provides a Metascore, an average score out of 100 possible points based on published reviews.[1] It has the score in one of three colours, red being negative, yellow being mixed and green being positive.

Type of site
Review aggregator
OwnerCBS Interactive
LaunchedJanuary 2001; 23 years ago (2001-01)
Current statusActive
OCLC number911795326

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  1. Jason Schreier (8 August 2015). "Metacritic Matters: How Review Scores Hurt Video Games". Retrieved 20 September 2015.