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Robert Grosso

Staff Writer

A game playing, college teaching, erudite-minded scholar who happens to write some articles every so often. Have worked as a journalist, critic, educator and blogger for over five years now, with articles published (as user editorials) on Game Revolution and Giant Bomb as well as a contributor for the websites Angry Bananas and Blistered Thumbs. Now making TechRaptor my home.


[Updated] Former Visceral Dev Reveals Possible Dead Space 2 Costs

Update: Since we posted this article, Zach has posted some key amendments to his statements, in addition to emphasizing that they were rough numbers and says they were inaccurate. He…

Icy Frostbite Edition Review

Icy: Frostbite Edition Review – A Lukewarm Shoulder

In 2015, one of the first games I reviewed for TechRaptor was Icy, an indie RPG by developer Inner Void. The game was incredibly underwhelming, with convoluted menu and inventory…

Humble Bundle to be Acquired by IGN in Undisclosed Deal

Today Humble Bundle, one of the largest gaming online retailers, announced via a press release that the company will be joining IGN for an undisclosed sum. According to the press…

[Corrected] More Details Emerge on Shadow of War Loot Boxes

10/7/17 Correction: It was discovered that Legendary orcs can be obtained in Mirian loot boxes, meaning Legendary level characters and gear are possible outside of the paywall on the Shadow of…

Rewind Review – Pokemon Gold and Silver

Nintendo rereleasing Pokemon Gold and Silver is classic Nintendo in many ways, offering their fan base a chance to revisit worlds long lost to the ravages of time. This is a natural…

DontNod’s Vampyr Delayed to Spring 2018

DontNod’s anticipated RPG Vampyr has been officially delayed. According to a recent press release, the game will be delayed to Spring of 2018 due to a major technical issue that…

Fortnite Battle Royale Goes Free for Everyone on September 26th

Epic Games survival shooter game Fortnite Battle Royale is going free to play for everyone starting September 26th, not long after it was initially added to the base game. The…

Radiant Historia Returns with Perfect Chronology Edition

Atlus has announced that their DS RPG Radiant Historia is getting an extended port for the 3DS. Radiant Historia was first released for the original DS in 2011. The game…

Tyranny: Bastard’s Wound Review – A Minor Evil

When I reviewed Tyranny last year, I didn’t expect to receive much more in the way of content for the game due to the smaller scale of the project. Obsidian…

CSGO Lotto Owners Reach Settlement with FTC

The case regarding Counter Strike Global Offensive’s Lotto lawsuit has been settled with the FTC. Last year, two YouTubers by the name of Trevor Martin and Tom Cassell, better known…

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