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Giuseppe Nelva

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About Giuseppe Nelva

News Editor at TechRaptor since January 2023 following over 20 years of professional experience in gaming journalism both on print media and on the web.

Giuseppe is a veteran of the industry and a proud weeb and gamer since the era of the Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. RPGs, MMORPGs, visual novels, and Microsoft Flight Simulator are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently strategy, sandbox, simulation, and survival games. 

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The art used to announce that NieR: Atomata sold 8 million copies

NieR: Automata Has Sold 8 Million Copies

Yoko Taro's NieR: Automata is certainly one of the most beloved JRPGs of the past decade, and it has just achieved a new sales milestone, 8 million copies.

February 22, 2024 | 04:28 EST

Karlach in Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 Developer Teases "Robust, Cross-Platform Plan for Mod Support"

Baldur's Gate 3 just received a new hotfix patch, and its developers revealed that they are working on cross-platform mod support coming this year.

February 22, 2024 | 03:51 EST

Ahri and Ekko in 2XKO, the new League of Legends fighting game.

League of Legends Fighting Game Officially Named "2XKO," Coming for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC

Today Riot Games announced the official title of its upcoming League of Legends fighting game, previously codenamed "Project L." It's now titled "2XKO."

February 22, 2024 | 11:35 EST

A pal and a character from Palworld

Palworld Passes 25 Million Players, Matching Pokemon Scarlet and Violet's Success

Today Palworld developer Pocketpair announced another milestone of sales and players for its super-popular survival crafting game, 25 million.

February 22, 2024 | 10:38 EST

Microsoft Flight Simulator Tripoli and Algiers Airport

Microsoft Flight Simulator Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode, and Tripoli Airports Released

Third-party developers have released a few new airports for Microsoft Flight Simulator, alongside a few screenshots of another airport. 

February 21, 2024 | 11:43 EST

An Idris Frigate in Star Citizen

Star Citizen's CitizenCon 2954 Event Officially Dated, and It's Going to Be Big

Cloud Imperium Games, developer of Star Citizen, has announced the official dates and location of its annual offline event, CitizenCon 2954.

February 21, 2024 | 08:17 EST

Lego Fortnite Gone Fishing Update

LEGO Fortnite Getting Fishing, Compass, and More With Update v28.30 Tomorrow

LEGO Fortnite is getting a big update tomorrow, numbered v28.30 and nicknamed "Gone Fishin’." As you may imagine, fishing is a big part of it.

February 21, 2024 | 06:33 EST

Sea of Thieves, Hi-Fi Rush, Pentiment, and Grounded with PlayStation Logo

Sea of Thieves, Grounded, and Pentiment Officially Announced for PlayStation Platforms

Following the leak of Hi-Fi Rush, Sea of Thieves, Grounded, and Pentiment have all been confirmed to be coming to PS5 (and some to PS4) by Microsoft.

February 21, 2024 | 01:54 EST

Hi-Fi Rush Is Coming to PS5

Hi-Fi Rush Officially Announced for PS5 [UPDATED]

Today the Latin American arm of Bethesda itself leaked the announcement of the port of Tango Gameworks' Hi-Fi Rush for PS5. 

February 21, 2024 | 01:10 EST

Fortnite Festival Season 2 Key Art With Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga Is Coming to Fortnite Festival [UPDATED]

Today an upcoming event in Fortnite Festival featuring popular singer and songwriter Lady Gaga has been announced, and it's coming really soon.

February 21, 2024 | 12:40 EST

Nintendo Direct Partner showcase graphic

Nintendo Direct Partner Showcase Recap - Xbox Games and a Switch Exclusive Go Multiplatform

Nintendo is broadcasting its first Nintendo Direct Partner Showcase in 2024, focusing on news and announcements about third-party games coming in the first half of 2024.

February 21, 2024 | 09:21 EST

Tales of Arise Beyond the Dawn Artwork

Tales of Arise Has Sold 3 Million Copies Before Releasing on Game Pass and PlayStation Plus

Today Bandai Namco Entertainment announced that its JRPG Tales of Arise achieved a new milestone in digital sales and physical shipments, 3 million copies. 

February 21, 2024 | 12:43 EST

Russian flag overlayed on a picture from an ad of Games of the Future

Russia Appears To Be Using Its Army of Trolls To Peddle Its Version of Esports

Russia is about to host a big Esports and Sports competition named "Games of the Future" and it appears to be using its army of trolls to promote it. 

February 20, 2024 | 10:58 EST

Art of Helldivers 2

Helldivers 2 Passes 450,000 Concurrent Players on Steam as Patch 1.000.10 Arrives for PS5 and PC

Helldivers 2 is continuing its triumphant cavalcade, with its concurrent player numbers steadily increasing, while a new patch has been released.

February 20, 2024 | 08:52 EST

PlayStation and Steam logos

A Small Mistranslation of PlayStation's Multiplatform Plans Causes Panic Among Sony Fans

Following Sony's financial conference call that included statements about the PlayStation business, an official transcript published today is causing some confusion. 

February 20, 2024 | 03:29 EST

A screenshot from an animate sequence of Temtem: Swarm

Temtem: Swarm Announced, Mashing Together Pokemon-Like Creatures and Survivors-Style Gameplay

Spanish developer Crema, known for the popular Pokemon-like game Temtem, just announced a new Survivors-style game in the franchise, Temtem: Swarm. 

February 20, 2024 | 12:52 EST

Sarah Morgan in Starfield

New Starfield Update Available Now, Adding AMD FSR3, Intel XeSS, and More [UPDATED]

Bethesda released the beta version of a new update for its sci-fi RPG Starfield on Steam to test it before it gets unleashed into the wild for all platforms.

February 20, 2024 | 12:17 EST

Barbacena Airport and Airbus A380 in Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator Airbus A380 Showcased in New Screenshot, Barbacena Airport Released

Third-party developers provided a tease about a highly-anticipated aircraft coming to Microsoft Flight Simulator and released a new airport.

February 20, 2024 | 06:23 EST

A character in Fallout London

Fallout London Shows Massive World, Characters, Weapons, Factions, and More Ahead of Release

The release of Fallout London, a massive mod for Fallout 4, is just a couple of months away, and today plenty of its content was revealed.

February 20, 2024 | 05:32 EST

2B in Granblue Fantasy Versus Rising

2B From NieR: Automata Invades Another Universe as Granblue Fantasy Versus: Rising Reveals Gameplay

Tomorrow, 2B from NieR: Automata will be released as a DLC guest character for Granblue Fantasy Versus: Rising, and today Cygames revealed her gameplay.

February 19, 2024 | 11:07 EST

Character Artwork of Kemuri

Former Ghostwire: Tokyo Creative Director Ikumi Nakamura's Studio Shows Intriguing New Game Kemuri

Today Tokyo-based studio Unseen led by Ikumi Nakamura had a new reveal to share about its debut PvE cooperative online game, titled Kemuri. 

February 19, 2024 | 10:29 EST

Nintendo Direct Partner Showcase Picture

Nintendo Direct Partner Showcase Coming Later This Week

Nintendo announced that a new Nintendo Direct will be aired later this week, showcasing what players can expect from the Switch in the first half of 2024.

February 19, 2024 | 09:19 EST

The Key Art of Unicorn Overlord

Unicorn Overlord Has More Content than Any Other Game in Vanillaware's History

Vanillaware's upcoming JRPG Unicorn Overlord is less than three weeks away from its release, and today we learn that it's a really big game. 

February 19, 2024 | 04:30 EST

An armor set in Last Epoch

Last Epoch Prepares For Full Release With 1.0 Patch Notes

Eleventh Hour Games is finally ready to fully release Last Epoch following a long time in early access, and the 1.0 patch notes have been released.

February 19, 2024 | 02:10 EST