Danny Paez

Danny Paez is a video games writer at Inverse. His work has appeared on Motherboard, Cartoon Brew, and CNBC.
Final destination
6 hours ago
'Smash Ultimate' Byleth release time: What to expect from the Version 7.0 DLC patch
Danny Paez
'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s seventh big update will roll out January 28 with Nintendo’s newest DLC fighter, Byleth from Fire Emblem, and a treasure trove of additional content. Here's when to expect and what will be included.
Gaming
7 hours ago
'GTA 6' leaks: Rockstar job listing may confirm an unprecedented plot twist
Danny Paez
Rockstar Games has been showing signs that it is building what could be the 'Grand Theft Auto 6' development team for months now. The company has posted a number of job listings for programmers, engineers, and artists to work on unnamed “next-generation games.” Now, a recent job opening at Rockstar’s main office in Scotland has seemingly confirmed a long-standing 'GTA 6' rumor.
Gaming
1.24.2020 7:55 PM
'KOTOR 3' release date, gameplay, and rumors about Star Wars RPG sequel
Danny Paez
One of the best Star Wars games of all time might soon be revived. Hope for 'KOTOR 3' seemed to be dead in the water for a while, but the recent success of 'Jedi Fallen Order' has breathed some life back into the long-unexplored series.
Gaming
1.24.2020 5:00 PM
PS5 vs Xbox Series X: Game dev survey hints at a possible lack of launch titles
Danny Paez
Developers are cranking out far more PC and mobile titles instead of games for next-generation consoles, according to survey results published Friday.
Gaming
1.23.2020 10:02 PM
'Killzone 5' PS5 release date: Job listing hints 'Horizon Zero Dawn 2' isn't happening soon
Danny Paez
Guerrilla Games has been silent ever since its critically acclaimed release of 'Horizon Zero Dawn'. The one-of-a-kind sci-fi action game was so well received that producer Angie Smets has essentially confirmed a sequel, but a new job listing suggests the developer might be developing a new installment of their oldest IP: 'Killzone'.
Gaming
1.23.2020 9:16 PM
'Horizon Zero Dawn 2' release date, leaks, and hints of a stunning PS5 sequel
Danny Paez
Sony's PlayStation 4 has amassed an incredible roster of exclusives, ranging from revivals of legendary franchises like God of War and modern renditions of iconic superheroes, like 'Marvel's Spider-Man'. But Guerrilla Games' 'Horizon Zero Dawn' was in a league of its own and it could soon receive a sequel.
Gaming
1.23.2020 6:21 PM
'Smash Ultimate' tier list: Byleth is mediocre in early pro analysis
Danny Paez
Byleth will be the eighth Fire Emblem character added to the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate roster. The sword-swinging, axe-brandishing protagonist of 'Three Houses' won’t arrive until January 28, but a few of Smash’s most notable personalities have already weighed in on where they think Byleth ranks on the roster.
Gaming
1.23.2020 3:34 PM
'Smash Ultimate' DLC leaks: Rumored fan favorite ruled out by devs
Danny Paez
Byleth was just revealed a short time ago, but 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' fans are already speculating about who could be next. Sadly, it likely won't be this heavily rumored character.
Gaming
1.22.2020 8:46 PM
Xbox Series X leaks reveal why the new Microsoft console will fail in Japan
Danny Paez
Two pictures that appear to show the front, back, and all of the ports of the Xbox Series X were leaked online. If they're accurate, they offer a big clue why Microsoft might flop in Japan once again.
Gaming
1.22.2020 2:06 PM
'Animal Crossing: New Horizons' release date, trailer, multiplayer modes for Switch life-sim
Danny Paez
Here's everything we know about 'Animal Crossing New Horizons'.
Gaming
1.22.2020 1:00 PM
10 'DOOM Eternal' survival tips we learned after playing the first three hours
Danny Paez
Doom Slayer makes a gory and glorious return.
Coined
1.22.2020 1:00 PM
How "grinding" came to dominate video game culture
Danny Paez
"Grinding" has become a badge of honor for gamers, despite the tedium. Like a second job, gamers spend hours and hours repeating the same quest, defeating the same foes, traversing the same digital landscape.
Gaming
1.22.2020 12:15 PM
'Outriders' release date, trailer, gameplay, beta for mysterious Square Enix game
Danny Paez
While Square Enix is hard at work making Cloud Strife look angstier than ever before for the upcoming Final Fantasy 7 Remake, the company could soon pull the curtain back on a more secretive IP: Outriders.
Gaming
1.21.2020 2:59 PM
'DOOM Eternal' preview: Unapologetic, high-octane video game junk food
Danny Paez
We played the game's first three hours. It rocks.
Gaming
1.17.2020 8:20 PM
'Overwatch' PTR patch 1.44 nerfs one of the game's strongest support heroes
Danny Paez
One ability got seriously hit.
Gaming
1.17.2020 6:02 PM
'Spider-Man 2' PS5 leaks tease 2021 release date and expanded New York map
Danny Paez
Get ready to check out Peter Parker's home borough.
Gaming
1.16.2020 8:08 PM
PS5 leaks reveal Sony may debut next-gen console in "less than four weeks"
Danny Paez
Could it finally be time?
Gaming
1.16.2020 5:20 PM
'Smash Ultimate' Byleth moveset: Full move list, explained
Danny Paez
The hero of 'Fire Emblem: Three Houses' is the latest fighter to join the SSBU roster.
Gaming
1.15.2020 9:29 PM
'Final Fantasy VII Remake,' 'Last of Us 2,' and 6 more delayed 2020 games
Danny Paez
Just a few more months.
Entertainment
1.15.2020 5:58 PM
‘Smash Ultimate’ DLC 5 reveal: How to watch & why it's likely a Capcom hero
Danny Paez
We'll finally learn who the 75th character is on January 16.