Review aggregation website Metacritic, has revealed the ten worst video games launched in 2022 in line with common evaluate scores from accredited critics.
The listing contains video games launched for “any platform” all through 2022, however video games which have obtained fewer than seven critiques from skilled media retailers aren’t eligible for inclusion. Games can solely characteristic as soon as within the listing so these launched for a number of platforms have been judged primarily based on the bottom scoring model.
Taking the lead because the worst-reviewed sport of 2022 is Postal 4: No Regerts which describes itself as a “satirical and outrageous comedic open world first-person shooter” on its Steam web page. The sport exited early entry earlier this yr and did not win over critics, with a median rating of simply 30.
Also that includes on the listing is CrossfireX, which noticed Alan Wake and Control developer Remedy Entertainment teaming up with writer Smilegate for launch in early 2022. In EpicGames News’s evaluate we referred to as its brief three-hour marketing campaign “painfully limited” and awarded it simply two out of 5 stars.
Babylon’s Fall, the role-playing sport that had its servers taken offline earlier than it reached its first anniversary, flies into third place on the chart after managing to have only one concurrent participant on Steam mere months after its launch.
The full listing of Metacritic’s worst video games of 2022 is as follows:
- Postal 4: No Regerts (PC) – 30
- CrossfireX (Xbox Series X) – 38
- Babylon’s Fall (PS5) – 41
- XEL (Switch) – 43
- Arc of Alchemist (Switch) – 46
- Zorro: The Chronicles (PS5) – 49
- The Last Oricru (Xbox Series X) – 50
- The Waylanders (PC) – 51
- Kamiwaza: Way of the Thief (PS4) – 52
- Blade Runner: Enhanced Edition (Switch) – 52
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