Mark is an entertainment editor at Inverse. Previously an editor at Cracked, his freelance writing can also be found in Wired, Discover, Fanbyte, and the National Post, among other publications. He also writes fiction, contributes to Canadian satire publication the Beaverton, and once wrote comedy for Macaulay Culkin.
The Best Anime Adaptation is Still Miles Ahead of its Competitors
Don’t overcomplicate things. Just give Christoph Waltz a really big hammer.
25 Years Later, This Cozy N64 Classic Finally Gets The Recognition It Deserves
Go back to low-res nature.
The Most Overrated Thriller of the Century Helped Save Action Movies
In 2008, Liam Neeson made a powerful warning about trusting the French.
Decades After the Cold War, 'Dr. Strangelove' Remains the Best Response to a Climate of Doom
Sometimes you just have to laugh.
The Most Innovative Action Platformer Ever Remains a Distinct Thrill
See the city in a different way.
One of Nintendo’s Biggest Flops Contained an Important Lesson
Sometimes you need a new routine.
If You’ve Mastered 'Baldur's Gate 3', its Source Material is a Worthy Throwback
You’ve played the Game of the Year. Now play what inspired it.
The 25 Best TV Shows of 2023
It was a great year to be a TV fan. Here are Inverse’s top shows, ranked.
The 25 Best Movies of 2023, Ranked
What a year for the pictures! Here are Inverse’s top films of the year.
The Last Big Steampunk Movie is Better Than you Think
One of the Most Disappointing Sequels Ever Predicted the Future of Gaming
Following up an instant classic is a thankless job.
Michael Crichton’s Pulpiest Thriller Set the Stage for 'Jurassic Park'
Crichton’s infamous grudge against novelty theme parks began back in 1973.
Star Wars’ Infamous Low Point Is Worth Watching to See How Far We’ve Come
May the Force bless us, every one.
The Worst Harry Potter Movie Was Frustratingly Close to Being Good
Crimes of Grindelwald remains worth watching, if only to see what could have been.
The Last Great Console War Was Also the Most Disappointing
The console wars were over. Console peace had begun.
The Most Underappreciated Mario Kart Game Deserves to See the Light of Day Again
Nintendo is slipping on its own giant banana peels by burying this classic.
The Best Prince of Persia Game Saved the Franchise — and Doomed it to Another Collapse
Travel back in time with us to the ancient days of... 2003.
'Cities: Skylines II' Lets You Build the City of Your Dreams — When It Works
Inverse Score: 7/10
10 Years Ago, a Legendary Indie Adventure Redefined Video Games
Live with your choices... or don’t.
'Ahsoka' Episode 8’s Underwhelming New Villains Reveal A Bigger Star Wars Problem
Instead of fighting Stormtroopers today, we’ll be fighting... Stormtroopers.