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key art from Elden Ring
Gaming

Don’t Expect From Software Games to Get Easier After Shadow of the Erdtree

ByRobin Bea

It doesn’t get easier from here.

Monkeys go ape for bananas in Ape Escape.
Retrospective

25 Years Ago, PlayStation Released The Perfect Showcase For Its Analog Controller

ByTrone Dowd

PlayStation's Super Mario 64 turns a quarter century.

Gaming

Pro Philosopher 2 Lets You Debate Machiavelli for Gamer Points

Jade and her best friend.
Gaming News

Beyond Good And Evil Gets Another Reissue Before Its Long-Awaited Sequel

Reviews

Review
Dungeons of Hinterberg Finds Success Between Cozy Vibes and Crunchy Combat

An inviting must-play that borrows from the best in the genre.

ByTrone Dowd
Gaming
Kunitsu-Gami Is Another Instant Classic From Capcom

Inverse Score: 9/10.

ByHayes Madsen
Review
Final Fantasy XIV: Dawntrail Is a Brilliant Upgrade to the Beloved RPG

Inverse Score: 9/10

ByLucas White
Review
Trails Through Daybreak Is Simply One of the Best RPGs Ever Made

Inverse Score: 9/10.

ByHayes Madsen
Review
“Shadow of the Erdtree” Is Elden Ring at Its Very Best and Worst, All at Once

Inverse Score: 8/10

ByHayes Madsen
Review
Still Wakes The Deep Is A Woefully Average Walking Sim

John Carpenter would be flattered.

ByTrone Dowd
Review
Hellblade 2 Is A Cinematic Showcase That Shines — Until You Have To Play It

Inverse score: 6/10

ByTrone Dowd
Review
Lorelei and the Laser Eyes Weaves A Phenomenal Mystery Through Cerebral Puzzles

Inverse Score: 10/10

ByRobin Bea
Review
21 Years Later, Homeworld 3 Brings the Pivotal Strategy Series Back to Form

Inverse Score: 9/10

ByHayes Madsen
Review
Stellar Blade Feels Like the Start of an Exciting New Saga

Inverse Score: 8/10

ByBrandon Hofer
Review
Tales of Kenzera: ZAU Is a Beautiful Tale of Grief That Swept Me Away

Inverse score: 8/10

ByTrone Dowd
Review
Dragon’s Dogma 2 Is an Astounding, and Sometimes Frustrating, Masterpiece

Inverse Score: 9/10

ByHayes Madsen
Review
Princess Peach: Showtime! Won’t Challenge You — But It Might Make You Cheer

Inverse Score: 7/10

ByRobin Bea
Review
Unicorn Overlord Pushed My Strategy Skills to the Limit — And I Loved Every Second

Inverse Score: 9/10

ByRobin Bea
Review
Helldivers 2 Is a Perfect Sci-Fi Shooter With One Glaring Flaw

Inverse score: 8/10.

ByDiego Arguello
Review
Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Is a Nearly-Perfect Sequel

Inverse Score: 10/10

ByHayes Madsen
Inverse Recommends

Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Captures the Number-Crunching Joy of TTRPGs

ByRobin Bea

Roll the dice on a satisfyingly deep RPG.

Retrospective

How Nintendo Finally Corrected a Glaring Paper Mario Mistake

ByGrant Stoner

The Thousand Year Door was my first true experience with the duality of accessibility and the disabled experience in games.

Inverse Recommends

Magical Delicacy Serves Up Satisfying Cooking Mechanics With A Side of Metroidvania

ByRobin Bea

Good enough to eat.

Retrospective

30 Years Ago, Star Wars Dropped Its Riskiest Game Ever

ByRyan Britt

Sympathy for the Empire?

Gaming News

The Xbox Game Pass Price Hike Just Gave The FTC More Ammo Against Microsoft

ByTrone Dowd

The FTC governing body accused Microsoft of "introducing a degraded product." Experts talked to Inverse about the latest and what it means.

Gaming

‘Overwatch 2’s Newest Hero Is Already A Hit — But Some Fans Aren’t Impressed

ByRobin Bea

Welcome to Earth.

Opinion

Dawntrail’s Dungeons are a Big Step in the Right Direction

ByHayes Madsen

Making the right moves.

Retrospective

5 Years Ago, Nintendo Released the Last Great Marvel Team-Up Game

ByTrone Dowd

Everyone Assemble.

Gaming

Amazon's Xbox-Less Bundle Isn't Ready For Prime Time

ByTrone Dowd

Xbox Cloud Streaming is fascinating — when it works.

Opinion

Video Game Shooters Keep Coming Out But Everyone's Still Playing 'Fortnite'

ByHayes Madsen

Too much of a good thing.