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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Animal Crossing Datamine Shows Brewster May Still Be Coming

A recent Animal Crossing datamine indicates that Brewster's café may still be coming to the game as a second Museum upgrade.
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Halo Infinite Esports Will Be Cross-Platform and Cross-Input

Halo Infinite esports will be cross-platform and will allow pros to choose between using a controller or keyboard & mouse.
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Reportedly Horizon Forbidden West Release Date Delayed to 2022

The Horizon Forbidden West release date has likely been delayed to 2022 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 according to multiple sources.
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Super Mario Kart Prototype Rebuilt from Gigaleak Files

A programmer has rebuilt a November 1991 Super Mario Kart prototype by using files discovered in last year's Nintendo Gigaleak.

Console Gaming Features

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How Pokemon Unite Compares to Other MOBAs

Pokemon Unite is the newest MOBA on the market based on one of the most popular IP to ever exist. How does it compare to the other MOBAs?
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7 Characters We Want in Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl

Everyone might have their picks, but here are the 7 Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl characters we want to see in the final game.
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Exploring Transgender Identity Through Video Games

Video games can help trans people discover their true selves in a variety of ways, including through character creators and stories.
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7 of the Rarest, Most Expensive Video Games

There are a lot of expensive video games out there, but which ones are also the rarest and most obscure? Here is a list celebrating seven such games.

Latest Console Gaming Reviews

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Paint the Town Red Review

Paint the Town Red is a 3D, First-Person brawler with an interesting combat system and amazing voxel-based character models who display real-time damage.
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Streets of Rage 4 - Mr. X Nightmare Review

Streets of Rage 4 was incredible. The one thing that was missing was more of it. Luckily, the developers noticed and brought us the Mr. X Nightmare.
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The Forgotten City Review

The Forgotten City is an adventure game developed by a small team of individuals. The team at Modern Storyteller present a recreation of their highly popular Skyrim mod of the same name, created as a brand new, standalone adventure. It's every day you see a mod turn into an actual game, and remarkably, The Forgotten City never needed Skyrim to begin with.
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The Sims 4 Cottage Living Review

A great location and the introduction of a few new gameplay elements make The Sims 4 Cottage Living an enjoyable but unessential add-on.