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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Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora Delivers New Story in 2022

Ubisoft has revealed Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora, a brand new game set in James Cameron's Avatar universe and coming to PC and consoles next year.
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[Updated] Geoff Keighley, Content Creators Blocked from E3 Co-Streaming

Summer Games Fest creator shared an apparently last-minute e-mail that rejects any more applicants for the E3 co-streaming program.
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Cozy Catventure Snacko Will Pounce Onto Switch and PC

Revealed at 2021's Wholesome Direct Showcase, Snacko is a feline farming sim game coming to the Nintendo Switch and PC in 2022.
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Put Out Fires and Save Civilians in Firegirl, Coming Fall 2021

Firegirl is an upcoming "action rescue platformer" from Dejima Games that tasks you with saving civilians from the blazes in under 3 minutes.

Console Gaming Features

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Some of the Highlights of the Wholesome Direct 2021

Looking for some Wholesome games to play? Here are some of the top picks from the 2021 Wholesome Games direct.
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This Week in Valheim: Lit Loxes and Developer AMA Recap

This week in Valheim, we watch Loxes burn, recap a recent developer AMA from Reddit, and detail the sad news about the Hearth & Home Update being delayed.
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Toy Soldiers HD Brings Little Figures and Big Ambitions

Toy Soldiers HD, an upcoming port and enhanced edition of a 2010 XBLA title, is months away. TechRaptor had a chance to sit down and chat with Brett Gow, EP for Toy Soldiers HD, about what changes can be expected.
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Indie Bundle for Palestinian Aid - Our Top Picks

We break down some of our recommended picks from the Indie Bundle for Palestinian Aid, currently on

Latest Console Gaming Reviews

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Aluna: Sentinel Of The Shards Review

Aluna: Sentinel of the Shards is a hack 'n' slash dungeon crawler set in South America about the daughter of a goddess and a conquistador.
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Rust Console Edition Review

Rust Console Edition manages to capture the same brutally difficult experience from the PC version, but a poor control scheme and outdated mechanics make the overall game frustrating for fans.
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Biomutant Review

There is no shortage of post-apocalyptic games out there, but most of them have you playing as garden variety humans. If you want to step into the shoes of a bipedal fuzzy warrior the size of a big dog, then Biomutant delivers.
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Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World Review

Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is an enjoyable reimagining of an underappreciated 1994 classic that leaves some room for improvement.