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Samuel Guglielmo

Reviews Editor

About Samuel Guglielmo

I'm Sam. I have been playing video games since my parents brought home a PlayStation whenever that came out. Started writing for TechRaptor for 2016 and, somehow, they've yet to fire me. Instead, they promoted me to Reviews Editor, and now I edit all the reviews that show up on the site. It's a really neat job that I enjoy. Outside of TechRaptor, I also work for DreadXP, an indie horror games media site and publisher where I help edit scripts, do QA testing, and find new projects to publish. When I'm not at work I spend a lot of time reading and watching an unhealthy amount of really bad found footage horror movies. Bad Ben is my horror franchise of choice, and I refuse to ever change that point of view. The namesake of the Situational Awareness Mechanic in Bad Ben: The Game. That's not a joke.

Articles by Samuel Guglielmo

Total Articles: 1054

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Samuel Guglielmo's Top 10 of 2023

TechRaptor Reviews Editor Samuel Guglielmo gives his top 10 of the year. Also he draws each game in MS Paint which is weird we asked him not to please stop him.

January 19, 2024 | 12:00 EST

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Pour One Out for the Worst Armored Core Arena Pilots

With the Armored Core Arena returning, we take a look at some of the worst pilots throughout the series. I love these losers.

August 23, 2023 | 11:30 EDT

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Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon Review - Claw Grip Forever

Our Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon Review has us figuring out if this is the series' grand return or just an Armored Snore.

August 23, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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Resident Evil 4 Review

They remade Resident Evil 4. Should you give it your time of day or go to bingo night instead? Read our review to find out.

March 17, 2023 | 03:05 EDT

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Atomic Heart Review

Atomic Heart has had quite a journey to launch, and now the game is here. Does it manage to be exciting, or should this heart stop beating?

February 20, 2023 | 08:00 EST

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Wanted: Dead Review

Does Wanted: Dead leave us wanting to die? Check out our review to find out.

February 14, 2023 | 09:00 EST

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Tails: The Backbone Preludes Review

While Tails: The Backbone Preludes feels like a step back in gameplay, it makes up for it with compelling characters, interesting stories, and lovely presentation.

February 2, 2023 | 09:00 EST

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The Callisto Protocol Review

The Callisto Protocol has occasional bouts of fun melee combat and fantastic graphics, but too much of the game is simply not fun to play to be worth it.

December 10, 2022 | 10:00 EST

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Bound by Blades Review

Bound by Blades tries to combine wholesome aesthetics with a fast-paced boss rush, but bad bosses and wonky mechanics prevent this from really going anywhere interesting.

November 28, 2022 | 03:26 EST

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Gungrave G.O.R.E Review

Gungrave G.O.R.E promises to shake you to your Gungrave core, but mostly ends up as a Gungrave chore. Before long I was Gungrave bored of the Gungrave lore and my trigger finger was Gungrave sore. Here's hoping they can fix things up if we see a Gungrave four.

November 22, 2022 | 05:00 EST

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To Get Uncle Ben in Marvel Snap, Second Dinner Broke Rules

Marvel Snap has an Uncle Ben card. It's great, it's wonderful, it's hilarious, and I got to speak to some designers on why.

November 21, 2022 | 12:00 EST

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Somerville Review

A puzzle platformer taking place during an alien invasion, does Somerville manage to impress or should you let the aliens win? Read our review to find out!

November 14, 2022 | 07:05 EST

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A Little to the Left Review

A Little to the Left has some really fun puzzles, but the game needed to be organized a little better.

November 7, 2022 | 10:00 EST

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Gungrave G.O.R.E Did Not Leave Me Wanting Gungrave More

We got a chance to play the first four levels of the upcoming Gungrave G.O.R.E, and find it to be wanting. Our preview will show why.

October 25, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Chorus Review

Chorus features space combat and cosmic horrors. Is that enough to make it worth playing? Read our review to find out more.

December 3, 2021 | 10:00 EST

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In Sound Mind Review

In Sound Mind combines psychological horror and a soundtrack by The Living Tombstone. Is that enough to be worth going crazy over?

September 27, 2021 | 09:00 EDT

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Chorus Could be Fantastic With Some Polish

We got a chance to play an hour-long preview of Chorus. Is the game up to par? Check out our preview to find out more about it.

September 23, 2021 | 10:00 EDT

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Weaving Tides Review

Weaving Tides is a wholesome adventure with a fun story and clever puzzles that's occasionally let down by repetitive combat.

June 16, 2021 | 11:00 EDT

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Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Earthblood Review

Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Earthblood is finally here, after being announced quite some time ago. Is it good enough to be worth playing?

February 4, 2021 | 04:00 EST

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Project Wingman Review

November 30, 2020 | 01:00 EST

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HoloVista Review

October 8, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

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Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights is a Brand New Publisher's First Game

It's always exciting when we get to see a new publisher take its first steps into gaming. Such is the case with Binary Haze Interactive, who was formed earlier this year. Now their first game, Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights, has been announced, and it's looking good.

September 10, 2020 | 09:30 EDT

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No Straight Roads is on a Road to Success

July 18, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

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Quarantine Circular is Timely and Rather Hopeful

July 17, 2020 | 12:00 EDT