Hayes Madsen

Hayes Madsen is the Video Game Trends Writer for Inverse’s gaming section where he covers the most buzzworthy events and controversies in the industry — along with some of the most compelling community stories.

Hayes has more than 10 years of experience in journalism with a special focus on entertainment and the video game industry.

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Ranking

All 17 optional Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Heroes, ranked

Who’s the best among your new best friends?

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Open World
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Game Recs

28 years later, the most subversive RPG feels more relevant than ever

Live A Live’s remake proves the original was always a masterclass.

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