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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The Destiny 2 Transmog System is a Grindy Mess

Bungie has revealed details on how the upcoming Destiny 2 transmog system will work and it unfortunately has some limitations for earning costume changes.
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Final Free Civilization 6 Update of the Season is Here

The final free Civilization 6 update of the season has gone live, adding three new units, four new maps, and a bunch of balance changes to the game.
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Xbox FPS Boost Makes Old Games Look and Play Better

Xbox FPS Boost is here for the Xbox Series X|S, upping the framerate on select older games as high as 120 Hz in exchange for lower resolution in some cases.
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Old People Mayhem Sandbox Just Die Already Release Date Announced

The Old age pensioner mayhem sandbox Just Die Already release date was announced. It's the latest game from the guy who designed Goat Simulator.

Console Gaming Features

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How Animal Crossing Ushered in the Age of Endless Games

Animal Crossing has been delighting players for 20 years now, so we took a look at how this series helped define a genre and ushered in an era of endless games.
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The Troubled Release of Cooking Mama: Cookstar

Cooking Mama Cookstar has miraculously appeared on the PlayStation Store. After a lot of floating around and delays in its release last year, there was a lot of controversy surrounding why. With this re-emergence, we decided to revisit it and reflect.
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Behind the Mudokon: All About Abe

The trend of remaking and remastering classics is alive and well if Oddworld's any argument. First it was New 'N' Tasty, and now Soulstorm. But first, let's find out more about Abe, the guy we're following in.
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This Week in Valheim: Runescape, Macs, and More Ways to Build!

This Week in Valheim, we explore cool community creations from Game of Thrones and Runescape, some great new building mods, Mac support, and more!

Latest Console Gaming Reviews

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion Review

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion is certainly not bad and has some genuine charm but the incessant need to add jokes to everything leaves the experience feeling a little taxing.
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Buildings Have Feelings Too! Review

As you look across cityscapes, do you ever wonder what each structure is thinking about? Wonder no more with this puzzling-management game, Buildings Have Feelings Too!
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Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition Review

Deiland: Pocket Planet edition looks to the cosmos but gets pulled in by the inexorable pull of planets - leaving you to crash land after just a few hours. While the rebuild can be fun, the waiting often isn’t worth it
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Rain On Your Parade Review

Rain On Your Parade is a clever little puzzle game that references and spoofs dozens of popular video games.