Overwatch 2 screen shot

Blizzard explains Overwatch 2 tournament's "gender verification system"

ByWilla Rowe

You know what they say about the road to hell?

SDCC 2022

WWE's Xavier Woods says esports needs to steal the best thing about wrestling

ByEric Francisco

The co-host of G4’s Arena wants to normalize “trash talk” in esports.

Full-profiled Andy Dinh

Esports’ most notorious CEO is finally facing an overdue reckoning

BySteven Asarch

Esports problems.

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 29: Jay Won Sinatraa of the San Francisco Shock is interviewed after th...
Consent matters

The return of Valorant's most controversial player highlights a major problem in esports

ByJess Reyes

He’s back, but are there consequences?

ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 16: Team FaZe Clan during a break in between games against team OpTic Gaming duri...

Everything you need to know about FaZe Clan's billion-dollar SPAC deal

ByTomas Franzese

The esports organization is about to go public.

A character from Call of Duty with full armor sitting and looking into the distance
Inverse Interview

Call of Duty League exec reveals how the franchise plans to conquer esports

ByJust Lunning

Esports have taken the world by storm. Inverse spoke to Activision-Blizzard Chief Revenue Officer Brandon Snow about how 'Call of Duty' plans to use esports in 2021.

Yoru in Valorant

Everything you need to know about Valorant Episode 2, Act 1

ByTomas Franzese

The next episode and act of Valorant start very soon.

Negan from The Walking Dead as a bear in Tekken 7.
Last Call

Play the decade's most popular fighting game before it leaves Xbox Game Pass next week

ByTomas Franzese

You can fight Negan from The Walking Dead as a bear.

Two characters with guns and fire behind them in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War League Play mode
Load Up

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War League Play mode release date, leaks, and more

ByGiovanni Colantonio

Treyarch might answer Call of Duty fans' prayers by adding League Play soon.

Inverse Codex

Everything we know about Apex Legends Season 8, from start date to Fuse

ByGiovanni Colantonio and Corey Plante

Things are looking explosive in King's Canyon.

Sonic in Smash Bros. Ultimate with a black butterfly between his hands

Smash Bros. Ultimate 9.0 update buffs the 2 best online fighters

ByTomas Franzese

The most annoying fighters in online play just got even better.

Act Natural

Everything you need to know about Valorant Act III

ByTomas Franzese

There'll be a new map, agent, and skinline to look forward to.

The Abstract Podcast

Inside the movement revolutionizing gaming culture

ByInverse Staff

In this episode, we discuss the brewing social issues plaguing the gaming community.


The competitive Super Smash Bros. scene needs to grow up, or disappear

ByDanny Paez

"We have to make it very clear that this is not a safe space to be an abuser.”

Three bunnies flying on a big gun in Glitchpop

Exclusive: Valorant artists reveal Glitchpop's surprising origin story

ByTomas Franzese

Why neon-stained guns need flashy stickers in this particular dystopia.

glitchpoppin' off

Exclusive: Valorant's Act 2 skins are a neon-drenched cyberpunk fever dream

ByTomas Franzese

Inverse has exclusive details about Glitchpop, Valorant's newest skinline.