Ratings. The ratings that users enter
into this index are each averaged into the final rating with a weight of
between 0 and 4, with weight based on trust algorithms.
Reviews. Each review is averaged into the
final rating with a weight of 8. Sometimes reviews can skew high, but they
also display fan interest (or disdain) in a product.
Content. The average rating of each
content--before its own bayesian weight is inserted--is averaged into
the final rating. The weight of a content is equal to its own weight
divided by the number of contents, and divided again if it only
appears in a fraction of editions.
Bayesian Weight. A rating of 5.00 is inserted into the final rating with a weight
of 35. This is an arbitrary weighting of
the average rating that keeps things toward the center until they're
Statistics: That's Life!
Core Game Ratings
Rating: 5.26 / Ranking: 850
These ratings are based on 7 ratings with 1.71 average weight.
This is compared to an index-wide 5.63 average ratings and 1.50 average weight.
This rating earns a low level of trust because of its low level of input.