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Giuseppe Nelva

Former News Editor

About Giuseppe Nelva

Started as News Editor at TechRaptor in 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. 

Articles by Giuseppe Nelva

Total Articles: 3043

Characters from League of Legends

Riot Games Reset Development of League of Legends MMORPG, "Going Dark" for "Likely Several Years"

A few years ago, Riot Games announced the development of an MMORPG set the universe League of Legends. Today, the developer provided an update.

March 20, 2024 | 04:21 EDT

A mockup of the Epic Games Store on Mobile

Epic Games Store Officially Announced for iOS and Android

During a panel at GDC 2024, Epic Games officially announced that the Epic Games Store is coming to iOS and Android by the end of this year. 

March 20, 2024 | 03:15 EDT

Marvel 1943: Rise of the Hydra Captain America vs Black Panther

Marvel 1943: Rise of Hydra Led by Amy Hennig Revealed With Amazing Visuals and 2025 Release

Marvel Games just revealed the previously teased Marvel project helmed by Amy Hennig of Uncharted fame, Marvel 1943: Rise of the Hydra.

March 20, 2024 | 01:41 EDT

Cities Skylines 2 Mods Beta

Paradox Mods for Cities: Skylines 2 Explained

Paradox Interactive introduced the features of the upcoming Paradox Mods application for Colossal Order's city builder Cities: Skylines 2. 

March 19, 2024 | 10:09 EDT

Stardew Valley 1.6 Update Art

Stardew Valley 1.6 Update Released With Intimidatingly Large Patch Notes, Breaking Activity Record

Stardew Valley developer Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone finally released the much-awaited update 1.6 for his popular life simulator. 

March 19, 2024 | 05:41 EDT

Overwatch 2 Cyberdemon Genji Skin

Overwatch 2 Will No Longer Lock Heroes Behind Battle Pass, Mythic Skin Shop Announced

Blizzard Entertainment announced relevant changes coming to Overwatch 2 in future seasons, including how heroes and mythic skins are unlocked. 

March 19, 2024 | 01:39 EDT

Acheron in Honkai: Star Rail

Honkai: Star Rail Gets Gorgeous Anime Short Showing Dancing Acheron and Black Swan

Today Honkai: Star Rail developer HoYoverse released a new trailer focusing on the upcoming update 2.1, titled "Into the Yawning Chasm." 

March 19, 2024 | 03:11 EDT

Artwork of Dragon's Dogma 2

Dragon's Dogma 2 Director Hideaki Itsuno Presents New PS5 Gameplay Ahead of Release [UPDATED]

Today the Japanese arm of PlayStation and Capcom revealed some brand new gameplay of the upcoming JRPG Dragon's Dogma 2. 

March 19, 2024 | 02:44 EDT

An Embraer E170 in Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator Free Embraer E170 Gets New Screenshots; Chicago Rockford Airport Released

Third-party developers shared news and releases about add-ons for Microsoft Flight Simulator, including an aircraft and an airport.

March 18, 2024 | 11:23 EDT

A character from Nvidia's AI Demo

Nvidia AI Demo Unwittingly Proves that Human Voice Actors, Artists, and Writers are Irreplaceable

Nvidia presented Covert Protocol, a tech demo aiming to showcase the "power" of the Nvidia Ace technology applied to video game characters.

March 18, 2024 | 07:18 EDT

Belzebub in Sand Land

Sand Land Demo Available Now on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC to Enjoy Akira Toriyama's Anime World

Bandai Namco just released a free demo of its upcoming anime JRPG Sand Land for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, and PC ahead of the game's release. 

March 18, 2024 | 06:32 EDT

Steam Family Art

Steam Overhauls Family Sharing and Parental Controls With Steam Family

Today Valve announced Steam Family, an overhauled family sharing and parental control suite for Steam users, already available in beta.

March 18, 2024 | 05:34 EDT

Preecha in Fatal Fury: City of the Wolves

Fatal Fury: City of the Wolves Will Have 2 Control Schemes, Reveals Details About New Character

SNK revealed the first gameplay details about the upcoming fighting game Fatal Fury: City of the Wolves, on top of the new character Preecha.

March 18, 2024 | 03:58 EDT

Cover Art of Tales of Berseria featuring Velvet Crowe

Beloved Tales Of Character Designer Mutsumi Inomata Has Passed Away

Today we learn that the gaming and anime industry has lost another beloved artist and creator. Mutsumi Inomata has passed away. 

March 18, 2024 | 01:36 EDT

Fatal Fury City of the Wolves Preecha

Fatal Fury: City of the Wolves Reveals First New Character and Early 2025 Release Window

Following the SNK World Cup 2023, the Osaka-based developer shared new trailers and a release window for Fatal Fury: City of the Wolves

March 17, 2024 | 09:11 EDT

Capybaras in Animal Well

Animal Well Release Date Announced for PC, PS5, and Nintendo Switch

Today Billy Basso and Bigmode Games announced a release date for Animal Well on PS5, Nintendo Switch, and PC, and it's quite soon.

March 17, 2024 | 07:35 EDT

Dark and Darker Key Artwork and Logo

Dark and Darker Appears on Epic Games Store In Spite of Legal Battle Against Nexon

Ironmace, the South Korean developer behind the PvPvE FPS game Dark and Darker, launched the Epic Game Store page for the game. 

March 17, 2024 | 03:57 EDT

Zenless Zone Zero Beta Key Artwork

Zenless Zone Zero by Genshin Impact Developer Reveals New Beta With New Content and Big Changes

HoYoverse announced a new closed beta test for its upcoming action RPG Zenless Zone Zero, with registrations available now. 

March 17, 2024 | 01:06 EDT

Star Citizen F7 Hornet MK II

Star Citizen Reveals F7 Hornet MK II Fighter and New Ongoing In-Game Event

Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games revealed and released a new starship in the persistent universe of the space simulator.

March 16, 2024 | 10:21 EDT

Jack Jeanne

Highly Rated Nintendo Switch Otome Visual Novel Jack Jeanne Is Getting a Sequel

Broccoli hosted the 3rd-anniversary livestream for the highly praised otome visual novel Jack Jeanne, announcing that a sequel is coming.

March 16, 2024 | 08:28 EDT

Honkai: Star Rail Version 2.1 Key Art

Honkai: Star Rail Reveas Version 2.1, New Characters, and Anniversary Celebration Rewards

HoYoverse fully revealed the upcoming version 2.1 of its popular free-to-play RPG Honkai: Star Rail, on top of the first-anniversary celebration. 

March 16, 2024 | 06:42 EDT

Microsoft Flight Simulator A380 by FlyByWire

Microsoft Flight Simulator Free Airbus A380 Gets Spectacular Video Showing a Beautiful Bird

Today third-party developers shared quite a lot of interesting news and releases of add-ons for Microsoft Flight Simulator, including aircraft and scenery.

March 16, 2024 | 04:03 EDT

 Senua's Saga: Hellblade 2 Picture of Senua

Senua's Saga: Hellblade 2 Reveals Beautiful Screenshots Made with Photo Mode

Ninja Theory shared a small gallery of new screenshots of its upcoming action-adventure game Senua's Saga: Hellblade 2.

March 15, 2024 | 07:26 EDT

A character in Islands of Insight

Islands of Insight Developer Looking for Work as "Current Income Cannot Feed the Whole Team"

Lunarch Studios of Islands of Insight fame has announced today that the team is looking for contract work and potential business partners.

March 15, 2024 | 04:56 EDT