Bryan Lawver

Bryan is Inverse's card story editor, based in Pittsburgh. They spend more time making characters for RPGs than actually playing them.
Road Trip
Look: 'Forza Horizon 5' screenshots reveal 11 new biomes
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Take a tour of Mexico
Ingenious
Look: Mars helicopter 10th flight sets a new "aerial record"
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NASA's Ingenuity helicopter just finished its tenth flight on Mars. Here's what makes this milestone so important, and what it means for Perseverance.
D&D
Dungeons & Dragons: 10 best sourcebooks to start your adventure
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Everything you need in your adventurer’s kit.
High Score
8 most expensive video games ever sold
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Which games fetched the most coins?
This week in science
Perseverance hunts for life and more: Understand the world in 8 images
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NASA's Perseverance rover searched for signs of ancient life on Mars this week, as researchers studied extinct animals and rare space events.
Olympics 2021
11 ways the Summer Olympics will be different this year
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The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are already making history before they even begin. With the Covid-19 pandemic still raging through Japan, here are the biggest ways the Olympics will look much different in 2021.
Summer Games
Xbox Game Pass July 2021: Here are 9 more games to come
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Game Pass ends the month with more great games.
Phase 4
MCU Phase 4: All 9 Marvel movie release dates announced so far
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See what’s next for the Marvel multiverse.
Space race
Blue Origin takes Jeff Bezos to space: 10 milestones leading up to launch
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Ready for liftoff.
This week in science
Unity 22 test flight and more: Understand the world through 8 images
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Virgin Galactic's Unity 22 flight took Richard Branson and five others to the edge of space this week, as the Inspiration4 civilian crew hit a training milestone.
Old School
25 best Nintendo Switch Online games from NES and SNES
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Let’s-a-go!
Last call
6 thrilling sci-fi movies leaving Netflix in July 2021
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“You should have stayed dead.”
Last call
8 incredible sci-fi movies leaving HBO Max in July 2021
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“Whatever you do, don’t fall asleep.”
Marvelous
10 best Marvel movies, ranked by Rotten Tomatoes audience score
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Which Marvel movies do fans love the most?
Video Games Issue 2021
25 extremely rare game consoles and accessories
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The most exotic gaming hardware in existence.
First Class
8 best ‘Final Fantasy 14’ classes for beginners
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Final Fantasy 14 is one of the best MMOs around, and new players are still pouring in a decade after launch. Here's a beginner's guide to FF14 classes.
How's the view?
Virgin Galactic takes Richard Branson to space: A recap in 10 images
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Virgin Galactic's July 11 test flight sent company founder Richard Branson along with a full crew to the edge of space. Here's a recap of the historic flight.
This week in science
Ingenuity flight 9 soars and more: Understand the world in 9 images
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NASA's Ingenuity Mars helicopter made its most challenging flight yet, as researchers studied urban green space back on Earth. Here's the week in science images.
Inverse Recommends
Amazon Prime July 2021: 6 thrilling sci-fi movies you need to watch ASAP
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“In space, no one can hear you scream.”
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Netflix July 2021: 11 mind-bending sci-fi movies you need to watch ASAP
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The best sci-fi shows and movies on Netflix in July 2021 are a mix of harrowing dystopian thrillers and upbeat action comedies. Here's what you should be watching on Netflix this month.