I'm obsessed with the most criminally overlooked game of 2021
You’ve never played a game quite like this.
Behold! The 10 best video game characters of 2021, ranked
If you can’t trust Tumblr users, who can you trust?
11 biggest video games of 2021 (by file size)
We mean that literally.
2021's most underrated game helped me overcome anxiety
Psychonauts 2 is Inverse's 2021 Game of the Year.
Sega's biggest game of 2021 poses a surprising solution to a real-life problem
“Bullying is an outburst of distorted justice.”
The best boss battle of 2021 almost broke my heart
Housemarque’s Returnal is a masterpiece.
Halo, Forza, and 5 more games that pushed accessibility forward in 2021
Not every game is for everyone, but these titles make inclusivity a priority.
The 6 best cozy games of 2021
2021’s best exploration game makes relaxation thrilling
Sable is an absolute gem.
Why do we love doing chores in video games?
We love to play the tasks we hate in life.
Gaming's weirdest holiday trend peaked in 2021
When did video games start making Santa Claus so buff?
The most exciting RPG of 2022 could fix the worst thing about the genre
Modern, real-world style meets high fantasy.
Shang-Chi vs. Sifu: How one 2022 game hopes to fix a major kung fu problem
Most depictions of kung fu are inaccurate, but 'Sifu' will be an exception. Choreographer Benjamin Colussi discusses how it fixes kung fu.
Welcome to Inverse's Year in Games 2021
2021's best video game dad is a total fool with a heart of gold
Star-Lord is daddy.
2022’s most anticipated video game sequel could redefine a decade-spanning trend
God of War Ragnarok could change the future of Dad Games.
Inverse readers' favorite game of 2020 was also the most controversial
The Last of Us Part 2 from Naughty Dog came out on top.
The 4 best sidekicks of 2020 reveal why PS5 is winning the console war
Inverse readers have spoken.
2020’s best video game hero exposes the worst part of Last of Us 2
Yakuza: Like a Dragon reminds us that human growth isn't just about strength.
2020's biggest games industry reveal was unforgettably polarizing
The highlight of a long, strange summer.
The most brutal video game decision of 2020 nearly killed me
What's more important: honor or loyalty?
You need to play the most batshit Christmas game for free on Xbox Game Pass
There aren't many Christmas games out there, but Yakuza Kiwami is a classic.
The funniest video game of 2020 leveraged viral memes for worthy causes
The year's most hilarious game is a slapstick triumph with wit to spare.
2020's best multiplayer game made me more paranoid than ever
The possibilities are truly limitless.
Among Us, Warzone, and Animal Crossing are 2020's best comfort-food games
1,483+ Inverse readers reveal their go-to games for quarantine escapism.
Inverse's favorite games of 2020
All killer, no filler.
2020's most controversial video game reveals the worst thing about fandom
A perpetual motion machine of outrage.
The most important video game of 2020 is coming out ... in 2021
The absence of Halo Infinite is painfully obvious.
The biggest video game flirt of 2020 changed gaming history
I love you, Jessie Rasberry.
Persona 5 Strikers perfects dungeon crawling, but there's one big catch
RPG elements? Hardly know em!
2020's most beautiful video game makes diversity divine
It’s rare to find a game this sexy.
The best boss battle of 2020 changed video games for me forever
Or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the Rat King.