In which I quote Clausewitz, just to prove my university education wasn’t a total waste.
Metacritic attracts a lot of criticism from various sources. How valid are those criticisms and why does Metacritic end up having so much apparent market power?
How often does the launch review differ from the reviews that are written later? It seems quite often and in favour of the game being reviewed…
Charting the Metacritic review scores of the new SimCity over time shows how out of step the early reviews were with what happened at launch.