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Robert Grosso

Staff Writer

A game playing, college teaching scholar who happens to write some articles every so often. Enjoys penning long-form articles that few probably read. Love the art of gaming, preservation, collecting and RPGs. Have worked as a journalist, critic, educator and blogger for over ten years now, with articles published (as user editorials) on Game Revolution and Giant Bomb as well as a contributor for the websites Angry Bananas and Blistered Thumbs. Now making TechRaptor my home.

Articles by Robert Grosso

Yosuke Persona 4 Romance

Persona 4 Mod Restores Yosuke Romance


Persona 4 Golden was released on PC earlier this year, and longtime fans of the Shin Megami Tensei series were happy to have one of their favorite titles from the PlayStation 2 er

Published: Fri, 12/04/2020 - 09:51
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VTuber Begs Atlus to Stream Persona 3 and Gets Twitter Trending


A Streamer has successfully created a trending Twitter hashtag all to try and stream one of her favorite games. 

Published: Thu, 12/03/2020 - 14:14
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Red Dead Revolver and Other Lost PS2 Demos Found and Preserved


Game preservation is not just about finding rare games.

Published: Wed, 12/02/2020 - 16:34
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Starfox 64 Survival Mod Is a Unique Nostalgia Trip


Retro modding is a very unique form of expression when it comes to video games.

Published: Wed, 12/02/2020 - 10:00
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Competitive Pokemon Community Looks to Fix Timer Issues


The competitive Pokemon scene is often unsung when it comes to sanctioned tournament play, though the past five years have slowly changed that aspect.

Published: Wed, 11/25/2020 - 19:14
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Drunk Insult Swordfighting And Other Secrets of Monkey Island Revealed


The Secret of Monkey Island is one of the most popular adventure games ever made.

Published: Wed, 11/25/2020 - 10:55
Pixeland Construction

Welcome to Pixeland, a Coming Makerspace For Indie Game Devs


Indie studios often have many struggles in shipping their games.

Published: Sat, 11/21/2020 - 11:29
Super Mario Bros 3 Auction Heritage

Super Mario Bros. 3 Becomes Most Expensive Video Game Ever Sold


Super Mario Bros. 3 for the Nintendo Entertainment System is a classic, beloved by generations. It has many awards attached to its name already.

Published: Sat, 11/21/2020 - 11:06
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Box of Pokemon Cards Sells for 300k at Auction


Almost every millenial alive today remembers the Pokemon Trading Card Game.

Published: Thu, 11/19/2020 - 20:50
Philly Series 5

Philadelphia Cream Cheese Gets into the Console Wars With Philly Series 5


Every few years, like clockwork, the release of next-generation gaming consoles aligns with the holiday season. Now, that time is here.

Published: Tue, 11/17/2020 - 07:46
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Devil May Cry V Spite Edition Made by PC Modders


Devil May Cry V has a very loyal fanbase, and it is no surprise that Capcom is trying to sedate that fanbase with the announcement of a Special Edition of the game coming to next-generatio

Published: Sun, 11/15/2020 - 18:20
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Fuser Implements Tough Policies On Streaming As RIAA and Twitch Face Off


Fuser is the latest rhythm game from developer Harmonix, and it is a game that is already going through some hoops to be shown online. 

Published: Sun, 11/15/2020 - 17:58