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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Among Us Twitch Mobile Integration & Discord Integration is Here

Among Us Twitch Mobile Integration and Discord Mobile Integration have arrived in a new update, making it easier than ever to stream the game from mobile.
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Fall Guys Season 4.5 Update Adds Two New Rounds

The Fall Guys Season 4.5 Update arrives tomorrow, delivering two colorful new rounds, several networking improvements, and more!
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Xbox May 2021 Update Improves Quick Resume, Parental Controls

The Xbox May 2021 update has arrived and features improvements to Quick Resume, better parental controls, passthrough audio, and more!
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Xbox Console Purchase Pilot Gives Insiders a Chance to Get an Xbox Series X|S

The Xbox Console Purchase PIlot gives Xbox Insiders a chance to buy an Xbox Series X or Xbox Series S — but only if they're lucky.

Console Gaming Features

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New Pokemon Snap: The Difference 22 Years Makes

New Pokemon Snap changes a lot from the original game 22 years ago, but a lot of its loveable essence remains intact on the Switch.
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How Football Manager Helped Me Get Through the Pandemic

The pandemic hasn't been easy for sports fans, but thanks to the Football Manager franchise, one fan found a way to cope in the lockdown.
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Understanding NieR Replicant and Yoko Taro

After spending several weeks in NieR Replicant I had a recurring thought. Did any of these new additions matter? The answer? It's complicated.
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The 5 Best RPGs on Xbox Game Pass

From Kingdom Hearts to Skyrim, Xbox Game Pass is host to a haven for some of the best RPGs in gaming. Here are a few you should check out if you haven't already.

Latest Console Gaming Reviews

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New Pokemon Snap Review

New Pokemon Snap captures the magic of the Pokemon series with dazzling visuals and so much content in each level. It's just short of being perfect, were it not for a few small quirks.
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Assassin's Creed Valhalla: Wrath of the Druids Review

Wrath of the Druids is fun because it continues the inherently fun core gameplay loop of the base game, but I wish it had done a bit more to experiment.
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Returnal Review

While there are a few difficulty issues and some iffy story beats, Returnal is a fantastically brutal, rewarding, and deeply atmospheric sci-fi action game.
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Before I Forget Review

Before I Forget is a strong, concise story tracing a woman suffering from dementia as she slowly uncovers pieces of herself as well as the story framed within this mental health journey. It doesn't waste players' time with a run-time that doesn't overstay its welcome, helped by a protagonist that doesn't divulge too much information when she speaks.