Robin Bea

Robin is Inverse's card story editor, based in Pittsburgh. She spends more time making characters for RPGs than actually playing them.

Far Out
Coming Soon

11 new titles coming to Xbox Game Pass in December 2022

Game Pass has everything from colorful kids' games to demon-slaying shooters this month.

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Let's-a go!

Funky Kong and 12 more Super Mario Bros. Movie trailer Easter eggs

Just like a Mario game, the trailer is full of secrets.

Game Recs

36 years ago, Nintendo changed role-playing games forever

Childhood wonder inspired the most influential RPG of all time.

Gaming Deals

PlayStation holiday sale: Skywalker Saga and 9 more essential year-end deals

Tons of great PlayStation games are discounted for the holidays.

Smart Cephalopods

Octopus intelligence may come from a molecule also found in human brains

We have more in common with these sea creatures than it may seem.

Game Guides

16 best Electric-type Pokémon in Scarlet and Violet, ranked

Your best bets to build an electrifying team in Scarlet and Violet.

Yes, Chef

10 delicious Nintendo Switch cooking games you need to play

As a side dish or the main course, cooking can is a joy in video games.

This week in science
Sale season

8 can't-miss Nintendo Switch Black Friday eShop deals

Now’s the time to catch up on the year’s best games.

In Darwin's wake

Look! Citizen science expedition follows the path of Darwin’s HMS Beagle

Opening doors for amateur explorers has many benefits, one biologist argues.

Game Previews
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Artemis I lifts off and more: Understand the world through 8 images

NASA’s Moon-bound mega-rocket finally leaves the launchpad.

The Game Awards
Coming Soon

10 more games coming to Xbox Game Pass in November 2022

Narrative adventures take the spotlight for the next round of Game Pass additions.

Game Recs
How peculiar
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