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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Capcom COO Would "Gracefully Decline" Acquisition by Microsoft

While Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard appears to be almost in the bag, there's at least one major publisher that isn't interested in going the same route, Capcom. 

September 25, 2023 | 06:24 EDT

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Microsoft Flight Simulator Algiers & Wroclaw Airports Get New Screenshots

Today third-party developers shared new images about two upcoming airports from Microsoft Flight Simulator in Eastern Europe and North Africa. 

September 24, 2023 | 08:45 EDT

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Tokyo Game Show 2024 Dates & Japan Game Awards 2023 Future Division Announced

With the conclusion of Tokyo Game Show 2023, the CESA reached out with a press release with details about the show and its 2024 edition, on top of the Japan Game Awards.

September 24, 2023 | 12:57 EDT

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Sand Land Reveals Story & Akira Toryama's Distinctive Art in New Trailer

Today Bandai Namco released a new trailer of the upcoming anime game Sand Land, inspired by the work of Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama.

September 24, 2023 | 12:15 EDT

Final Fantasy XIV Update 6.5 Zero

Final Fantasy XIV Reveals Update 6.5 Gameplay Aplenty, Details, & KFC Collaboration

Square Enix revealed a lot of gameplay and more details about the upcoming update 6.5 to its popular MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV, titled "Growing Light."

September 24, 2023 | 03:44 EDT

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Final Fantasy XIV Update 6.5 "Growing Light" Gets Release Date

Today Square Enix announced the release date of Final Fantasy XIV Update 6.5 titled "Growing Light," which will start the conclusion of the story of the 6.X cycle of patches.

September 24, 2023 | 02:21 EDT

Console Gaming Features

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Exploring Wilds of Eldraine Limited Best Archetypes and Commons

Our Wilds of Eldraine limited primer will take you through the set and introduce you to key cards and archetypes to play Magic: The Gathering's latest set

September 5, 2023 | 09:37 EDT

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Blue Protocol Interview - Amazon Discusses Localization, Monetization, & Representing Western Voices

TechRaptor interviews Blue Protocol franchise lead Mike Zadorojny from Amazon Games about the global version, its localization, monetization, and more.

September 5, 2023 | 12:48 EDT

An image of the Tyranids 10th Edition Codex featuring the book overlayed atop an image of Tyranids going to war.

Our Five Coolest Finds In The Tyranids 10th Edition Codex

From incredible fiction and lore to new rules and updated units, we're diving into the coolest aspects of the upcoming Tyranids 10th Edition Codex.

September 2, 2023 | 12:15 EDT

An image of Spenser Starke next to the Candela Obscura logo. A blurry view of the cast sits behind him.

Spenser Starke Is Bringing Cinematic GMing To Candela Obscura Chapter 2

Speaking with Designer and GM Spenser Starke we learn about what narrative and mechanical elements to expect from Candela Obscura Chapter 2

August 28, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

An in-game screenshot of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009), showcasing side character Soap MacTavish on the side of a cliff in the middle of a blizzard.

Every Call of Duty Game Ranked From Worst to Best

With Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 (the II) on the horizon, we took the time to list every Call of Duty game ranked from worst to best.

August 28, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

Armored Core VI Dramatic Shot With Drama

Pour One Out for the Worst Armored Core Arena Pilots

With the Armored Core Arena returning, we take a look at some of the worst pilots throughout the series. I love these losers.

August 23, 2023 | 11:30 EDT

Latest Console Gaming Reviews

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Sea Of Stars Review - A Voyage to the Past

Sea Of Stars is a retro-inspired turn-based RPG that borrows from classics like Chrono Trigger while adding its own flair on things.

August 29, 2023 | 07:41 EDT

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Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon Review - Claw Grip Forever

Our Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon Review has us figuring out if this is the series' grand return or just an Armored Snore.

August 23, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

Baldur's Gate 3 Review

Baldur's Gate 3 Review - A Critical Success

Our Baldur's Gate 3 review takes a look at this year's dark horse and the potential of a Dungeons and Dragons experience realized to its fullest.

August 23, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

On the surface of Mars, Jack Leary stands next to a rover in Fort Solis

Fort Solis Review - Is the Terrific Narrative Enough?

View the TechRaptor Fort Solis review and read our thoughts on the Fort Solis gameplay, voice cast and more! TechRaptor is your go-to source for reviews.

August 22, 2023 | 02:00 EDT

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Amid Evil: The Black Labyrinth Review - A Legend Returns

Amid Evil: The Black Labyrinth is a brand new prequel episode for the hit boomer shooter from Indefatigable and New Blood.

August 18, 2023 | 08:02 EDT

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Blasphemous 2 Review - Second Verse

In our Blasphemous 2 review, we take a look at The Game Kitchen's second unholy Metroidvania adventure, and it's not entirely without sin.

August 17, 2023 | 08:46 EDT