Console Gaming News, Reviews, and Articles

Looking for the latest Console gaming news, or want to check out the latest TechRaptor reviews for your favorite console platform? We publish a wide variety of news and reviews for Xbox One, Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, and sometimes even retro consoles and games! We also have a good amount of PC Gaming coverage as well, for those that prefer the mouse and keyboard to a controller!

Read on for some of our latest console gaming coverage!

Latest Console Gaming News

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Frogwares 'Has Not Created' The Sinking City Re-Release on Steam

The Sinking City is once again available for purchase for Steam, but the game's original developer Frogwares says that its uninvolved with this version.
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Dinos Reborn Gives Ark Some Competition Next Year

Dinos Reborn has been revealed as an upcoming survival game set on a planet filled with deadly dinosaurs, coming to PC and consoles in 2022.
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Skullgirls Makes Previous DLC Free To All Players

Hidden Variable has announced that all previous Skullgirls DLC is to be made free for all players as part of a new update for the game.
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Deep Rock Galactic Roadmap for 2021 Unveiled, Modding Support Inbound

The Deep Rock Galactic roadmap for 2021 includes modding support, controller rebinding, and new mission types along with new weapons and UI improvements. 

Console Gaming Features

Pokemon Sword Shield

The Year of Pokemon - Generation VIII

While streamlining systems and providing many quality of life updates, Sword and Shield's technical, graphical and narrative issues weigh it down as one of the worst entries in the series.
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Spring of Year 5: Reflecting on Stardew Valley with Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone

Five years following the release of farming simulator Stardew Valley, creator Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone talks the past, the future, his fans, and more.
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Honey, Flight School Studio Shrunk Us In Stonefly!

We got to take a first look at Flight School Studio's upcoming Action Adventure title Stonefly. Experience the world on a microscopic scale as you pilot your Rig collecting resources and searching for your lost family heirloom.
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5 Best and Worst Characters In Stardew Valley

We take a look at the five best and five worst characters (non-marriage candidates) in the popular farming sim Stardew Valley, especially for the anniversary of the game's release.

Latest Console Gaming Reviews

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Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Review

My opinion from 2013 remains relatively unchanged—Super Mario 3D World is a fun and buttery smooth, if a bit generic experience as far as Mario games go. Bowser's Fury, on the other hand, makes up for this experience by offering a fresh, challenging and frantic experience featuring a beefed up and very angry version of Bowser.
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Yupitergrad Review

Yupitergrad is a great addition to the roster of Oculus Quest games, despite its issues
Pusheen Purrfect Pick Card Game

Pusheen The Cat: Purrfect Pick Card Game Review

The Pusheen The Cat: Purrfect Pick Card Game brings very light strategic thinking to this family-weight game full of beautiful visuals and high production quality.
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Nioh 2 - The Complete Edition Review

Nioh 2 doesn't dramatically alter what came before, but wisely updates the first game to create a stunning sequel and absolute must-play for fans.