Bryan Lawver

Bryan is Inverse's card story editor, based in Pittsburgh. They spend more time making characters for RPGs than actually playing them.

Brawl on
Games like Smash Bros. for PS4, Xbox, PC, and Switch: 8 great brawlers to play next
Bryan Lawver
With the last Smash Bros. update out, here are 8 games to try next.
This week in science
NASA’s Lucy mission launches and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Bryan Lawver
NASA's Lucy mission started its trip to the Trojan asteroids this week, as scientists made strides in cancer research. Here are the week's biggest science stories.
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8 stunning sci-fi movies leaving HBO Max in October 2021
Bryan Lawver
“All important movies start with a black screen.”
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Shows like Squid Game on Netflix: 8 brilliant sci-fi series to stream
Bryan Lawver
“What are the rules in hell?”
Coming Soon
Xbox Game Pass October 2021: Here are 9 more games to come
Bryan Lawver
Game Pass has a few more treats coming before Halloween.
Game Shows
10 wild video game adaptations being made right now
Bryan Lawver
These shows could break the video game adaptation curse.
Beware
10 scariest video game enemies of all time, ranked
Bryan Lawver
These horrifying baddies still haunt us.
I scream, you scream
'Scream 5' trailer: Every new and returning character in the horror remake
Bryan Lawver
See who’s facing off against Ghostface this time around.
This week in science
Blue Origin second human flight and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Bryan Lawver
William Shatner's space flight with Blue Origin lands successfully, as the James Webb Space Telescope takes another step toward launch. Here are the week's best science stories.
Ghoulish
10 best horror games on PlayStation, ranked
Bryan Lawver
The most fun you can have running for your life.
Preview
'FFXIV Endwalker' preview: 4 big changes to expect
Bryan Lawver
Here’s how Hydaelyn is changing for the game’s fourth expansion.
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5 stellar sci-fi movies and shows leaving Netflix in October 2021
Bryan Lawver
“You mustn’t be afraid to dream a little bigger, darling.”
Stormy weather
2021 geomagnetic storm: 6 incredible facts you need to know
Bryan Lawver
How solar flares could cause blackouts and more.
Switch Scares
10 best horror games on Nintendo Switch, ranked
Bryan Lawver
Even the kid-friendly Switch has plenty of scares.
Legends
10 best Legendary Pokémon ever, ranked
Bryan Lawver
Who is the very best like no one ever was?
This week in science
Dancing Boston Dynamics robot and more: Understand the world in 10 images
Bryan Lawver
Boston Dynamics' Spot robot made a surprise appearance this week, as scientists transformed bacteria and uncovered new species. Here is the week in science.
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Amazon Prime new sci-fi October 2021: 6 thrilling movies coming this month
Bryan Lawver
“If we don’t stop it, there won’t be a home to go back to.”
"the very best!"
10 best Pokémon games ever, ranked
Bryan Lawver
What’s the best way to catch ‘em all?
New Releases
10 biggest video game releases of October 2021
Bryan Lawver
All the games you’ll be playing from now to Halloween.
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Netflix new sci-fi October 2021: 6 incredible shows and movies coming this month
Bryan Lawver
“Humankind has a choice...”