The Video Games Issue

Video Games Issue
Inverse Codex

You need to play these classic platformers for free on Nintendo Switch ASAP

Super Mario All-Stars is a perfect introduction to the legendary franchise.


Everything we know about GTA+ for GTA Online

Here we go again.

Year In Games

The 4 best sidekicks of 2020 reveal why PS5 is winning the console war

Inverse readers have spoken.


You need to play the best space shooter ever for free on Switch ASAP

Ancient Japanese religion blasts into the future.


Video games are inspiring a new crop of home and garden DIY projects

HGTV meets HDMI.


Cyberpunk 2077 pulled from PlayStation Store: Why it's totally unprecedented

Here's what we know, and what happens next.


4 ways Cyberpunk 2077 has already changed the video game industry

The disastrous release is a reckoning for game development.


Xbox exec reveals the 1 reason Game Pass is better than Netflix

Ben Decker, Xbox head of gaming services, unpacks the long journey that made Game Pass an industry game-changer.

Sophisticated Gamer

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con joystick replacement kits are the best value in gaming

Get ready for console surgery.

This is the Way

These Mandalorian Xbox controllers are cuter than Baby Yoda

These special-edition handsets aren't available in stores.

Inverse Game Reviews

Immortals Fenyx Rising makes Assassin's Creed look old and bloated

Inverse Score: 7/10


Why we love 'Spider-Man: Miles Morales'

A triumph.


Inverse's favorite games of 2020

All killer, no filler.

Year in Games

2020's most controversial video game reveals the worst thing about fandom

A perpetual motion machine of outrage.


You need to play this classic cyberpunk game for free on Nintendo Switch ASAP

You need to play this classic cyberpunk game for free on Switch ASAP

Year in Games

The most important video game of 2020 is coming out ... in 2021

The absence of Halo Infinite is painfully obvious.

Other Gaming Stories

Last of Us HBO trailer hints the show won't ignore a key romance

This pivotal character won’t be left behind.

Pirate's Life

You need to play 2022's best retro indie adventure ASAP

Ask me about Loom.

Game Guides

How to unlock the wild Trombone Champ secret ending

That’s a lot of toots.

Inverse Codex

Everything you need to know about HBO's The Last of Us TV series

Will The Last of Us become HBO's next big hit?


'Deathloop' Yerhva answers: Every correct response to all 10 questions

Beat the infernal quiz machine with our cheat sheet.

Inverse Codex

Everything you need to know about Scaramouche in Genshin Impact

Also known as the Balladeer.

Trick or Treat

10 best spooky games on Xbox Game Pass to play this fall

Halloween is a state of mind.

Inverse Codex

Everything we know about Rise of the Ronin, Team Ninja's new samurai epic

An ambitious project chronicling the end of Japan’s Edo period.

Game Theory

FF7 Rebirth could make one iconic moment from the original even better

Cloud and Aerith sitting in a tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G!


You need to play the most adorable sim on Xbox Game Pass ASAP

Living the dream.


The 10 best Resident Evil games, ranked

Just in time for spooky season.

Game Recs

You need to play the best time-travel shooter on Xbox Game Pass ASAP

Time loops can get pretty violent


You need to play the most meaningful game on PS Plus ASAP

Look, I made a hat.

Inverse Codex

Everything you need to know about the action-packed Stellar Blade on PS5

Sony heard you like Nier: Automata.

Raving Rabbids

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope devs scrapped a time-manipulation mechanic

Talk about a game-changer.

Card Story

8 can't-miss hits in the Nintendo Switch blockbuster sale

Featuring some of the system’s heaviest hitters.