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TechRaptor brings you all the latest video game news that we possibly can. Whether it's Xbox exclusives, PlayStation titles, Nintendo games, or weird things on PC, we cover it all. Find out about the parts of video games you may be missing, or what your favorite developers are up to.

The Destiny 2 Transmog System is a Grindy Mess

Bungie has revealed details on how the upcoming Destiny 2 transmog system will work and it unfortunately has some limitations for earning costume changes.

Final Free Civilization 6 Update of the Season is Here

The final free Civilization 6 update of the season has gone live, adding three new units, four new maps, and a bunch of balance changes to the game.

Xbox FPS Boost Makes Old Games Look and Play Better

Xbox FPS Boost is here for the Xbox Series X|S, upping the framerate on select older games as high as 120 Hz in exchange for lower resolution in some cases.

Old People Mayhem Sandbox Just Die Already Release Date Announced

The Old age pensioner mayhem sandbox Just Die Already release date was announced. It's the latest game from the guy who designed Goat Simulator.

Monster Harvest Release Date Delayed For More Features

The harvest has been delayed as the Monster Harves release date delay allows for the developers to include more content in the farming ARPG at launch

Scavengers Early Access Date is Next Week

Scavengers, the free-to-play strategic squad shooter has announced that the Savengers Early Access will begin next week for players to fight for dominance

Olympics Sponsor Virtual Sports with Olympic Virtual Series

The Olympics is making the move into virtual sports by partnering with sports federations and game publishers to make the Olympic Virtual Series.

New Minecraft Java Edition Snapshot Adds Dripstone Growth And More

Mojang has released a new Snapshot update for Minecraft: Java Edition, bringing changes to dripstone and the Caves and Cliffs preview datapack.

Play NYC 2021 Returns as Physical Event This Summer

Play NYC 2021 will be returning to New York City as a physical show with a number of health safety measures in place to protect attendees.

Steam Categories and Playtest Feature Are Live

Valve has launched Steam Categories and a new Steam Playtest feature, bringing some serious improvements to the digital storefront.

Wasteland 3 Crafting Introduces Gun That Fires Wasps

inXile has revealed more details about the Wasteland 3 crafting system including the ability to make a terrifying gun that fires wasps at enemies.

Nier Replicant 'Daredevil' Achievement Sparks Controversy

Some players are upset over the new Nier Replicant Daredevil achievement which suggests that players have to get an upskirt shot of an intersex character.

Xbox Free-to-Play Games Finally Revealed

Microsoft has released a list of more than 50 Xbox free-to-play games that you can play right now without an Xbox Live Gold membership.

Tales of Arise Release Date and Next Gen Versions Announced

The Tales of Arise release date has been announced along with next-gen versions for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S

Sony Might Be About To Make Video Content Part Of PlayStation Plus

Sony could be about to introduce a PlayStation Plus Video Pass movie service to subscribers, if a leaked Polish listing is to be believed.

Jason Schreier Confirms KOTOR Remake is Being Done by Aspyr Media

For months now it's been rumored that Aspyr Media is working on a KOTOR Remake, and now it looks like the rumors are true.

Next Big Among Us Update To Bring 15 Player Lobbies And More

Innersloth has revealed details of what's coming in the new Among Us update, including 15-player lobbies, new player colors, and more.

Modder Team is Making a Valheim MMO Server

A team of developers and engineers is looking to create a MMO-esque server for Valheim that can comfortably host 1,000 players.

Super Seducer NFT Debuts Limited Edition Switch ROM

Richard La Ruina has followed through on his plans to create a Super Seducer NFT, putting a total of 3 Nintendo Switch ROMs on auction for a limited time.

Earthbreakers Release Date Indefinitely Delayed

The Earthbreakers release date has been indefinitely delayed as Petroglyph has picked up a new project that demands all of its resources.

Overwatch Game Director Jeff Kaplan Leaving Blizzard After 19 Years

Overwatch Game Director Jeff Kaplan is leaving Blizzard Entertainment after 19 years and will be replaced by a founding member of the Overwatch team.

The Discord Microsoft Acquisition is Dead — For Now

A new report indicates that the Discord Microsoft acquisition deal is dead, easing some concerns about the future of the voice and video chat service.

World of Warcraft Chat Filter in Testing

A new World of Warcraft chat filter is currently in testing on live servers, blocking messages with certain "reserved words" from being sent at all.

Combat Mission: Cold War Delayed To Add PBEM Multiplayer Systems

Upcoming military turn-based strategy sim Combat Mission: Cold War has been delayed to early June to allow PBEM (play by email multiplayer) implementation.

Song of Horror is Coming to PS4 and Xbox One Next Month

Players will take on one of 13 characters as they investigate the disappearance of writer Sebastian P. Husher.

Warframe Celebrates 8th Birthday With Skins, Weekly Challenges, And Rewards

Warframe's 8-Year Anniversary Event will last from Monday, April 19 through Monday, May 17.

Spiritfarer Gets New Character To Celebrate 500k Copies Sold

Cozy management game Spiritfarer has sold 500,000 copies across all platforms. To celebrate, Thunder Lotus is releasing a brand new character for free.

Fans and Creators Celebrate the 15th Anniversary of Mother 3

Today's the 15th anniversary of Mother 3, and fans are celebrating with artwork and a new version of the translation patch.

Magic: The Gathering Arena Giveaway Features $50K in Prizes

A new Magic: The Gathering Arena giveaway is coming later this week and two lucky players will win $25,000 each if they play a match with YouTuber MrBeast.

[Updated] Old Rockstar Games Steam Games Mysteriously Return

Some old Rockstar Games Steam games have mysteriously returned to the platform after the Grand Theft Auto publisher made some changes behind the scenes.