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Cult of Nintendo

Splatoon 3 is the glorious pinnacle of Nintendo's style agenda

Image is everything.


The massive GTA 6 leak is an even bigger deal than you think

This isn’t a victimless crime.

Game Anniversary

19 years ago, the best bad video game ever transformed the medium

Good to be bad.

One night in Cologne

How 'Metal: Hellsinger' forged an unholy alliance between gamers and metalheads

As part of Gamescom 2022, an epic concert for 'Metal: Hellsinger' raised hype for the upcoming rhythmic shooter. Matt Heafy and David Goldfarb reveal how they pulled it off.


21 years ago, a Nintendo flop changed the video games industry forever

The purple lunchbox.


Elden Ring superfans reveal the surprising reason they've abandoned the game

It’s awful lonely in the Lands Between.


God of War Ragnarok’s latest trailer in 10 stunning images

Future’s so bright...


Pokémon Unite producer says he’s “surprised” so many people are playing the MOBA

Catch ‘em all.

Gamescom 2022

Flintlock could be the first Soulslike to truly rival its inspiration

The student becomes the teacher.


BTS ARMY reveals why they can't get enough of the supergroup's game 'In the Seom'

BTS may be taking a break from touring in real life, but the seven members are still together in mobile game 'In the Seom.'

Inverse Game Reviews

The Last of Us Part I is as close to perfection as it gets

Inverse score: 10/10


The messy lore of Elder Scrolls reveals the greatest strength of the games

A loose-cannon approach to canon.

Gamescom 2022

High on Life is far more fun than its goofy trailer suggests

Surprisingly refined and genuinely funny.


30 years ago, Nintendo changed racing games forever

Built for speed.

Luminaries 2022

'Elden Ring,' 'Breath of the Wild 2,' and 6 more games that will change the medium

We asked six of the most interesting and influential people in the games industry about the games they think will shape the future of the medium.

Luminaries 2022

The Last of Us devs bet big on accessibility — and made a better game

“I was in very much a mood of, like, we can do anything.”

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On the Edge

Cyberpunk 2077: 13 mind-blowing Edgerunners mods to transform Night City

We have to go back.


You need to watch the trippiest courtroom thriller ever made on Amazon Prime ASAP

No objection here.

Game Guides

How to pick the absolute best starter in Temtem

Best place to start is the beginning.

Inverse Codex

Everything you need to be ready for Call of Duty: Vanguard Season 5 Reloaded

Including two new weapons and a fresh Rebirth mode.


Grounded developers reveal secret inspirations behind its incredible art

Small but mighty


All 12 Yakuza games, ranked from worst to best

Enter the dragon

Birthday bash

HoYoFair 2022 is the best Genshin Impact fan event yet for one reason

License to ship.


Overwatch 2's first-time user experience could scare away beginners

Getting started.

Gaming Con

E3 2023 could finally fix the worst thing about gaming's biggest convention

A safer, less crowded event.

Redo ver.Ntflx2.22

Nier anime needs to embrace a broader Netflix game adaptation trend

Ending #27.


15 years ago, one sci-fi shooter changed gaming forever

An iconic online experience that shaped the way we play video games.


Last of Us HBO trailer hints the show won't ignore a key romance

This pivotal character won’t be left behind.

Pirate's Life

You need to play 2022's best retro indie adventure ASAP

Ask me about Loom.

Game Guides

How to unlock the wild Trombone Champ secret ending

That’s a lot of toots.

Inverse Codex

Everything you need to know about HBO's The Last of Us TV series

Will The Last of Us become HBO's next big hit?


'Deathloop' Yerhva answers: Every correct response to all 10 questions

Beat the infernal quiz machine with our cheat sheet.