Batman: Arkham City on PS3 tops Metacritic as the highest rated title in 2011. The review aggregator released its annual compilation of scores for the best rated games of the year, and Rocksteady’s title edged out Portal 2 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim by just a hair.
Highest Rated Metacritic titles of 2011
Batman: Arkham City (PS3, 96)
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Xbox 360, 96)
Portal 2 (PC, 95)
Portal 2 (Xbox 360, 95)
Portal 2 (PS3, 95)
Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360, 94)
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D (3DS, 94)
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PC, 94)
Mass Effect 2 (PS3, 94)
Minecraft (PC, 93)
If you happened to miss any of these games in 2011, you should probably do yourself a favor and head down to your local retailer to grab them…like now.