... a 75%+ Metacritic rating becomes responsible for a game company's stock taking a dip.
THQ has been banking a lot of money on Homefront lately, their own offering for the hordes of gamers addicted to modern military shooting games from EA and Activision. Ofcourse, once you build up hype, you build expectations. And once you fail to meet expectations, you get a bad rep no matter how good your game is otherwise.That's exactly what happened to Homefront. [Techspotlight.net]