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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.

Nerts! Online is the Next Weird Release from Zachtronics

Indie developer Zachtronics has released Nerts!

The Sinking City Returns After Publisher Dispute

The Sinking City Steam Store page has progressed following a temporary injunction in a legal dispute between the game's developer Frogwares and its publisher Nacon (formerly Bigben Interactive).

Minecraft Earth Shutting Down This Year

Bad news for Minecraft fans — the collaborative mobile AR game Minecraft Earth will be closing down for good in 2021, bringing an

Project Wunderwaffe Wants You To Help The Nazis Win WWII

Developer Gameparic has announced Project Wunderwaffe, a WWII-era strategy game in which you must help the Germans (i.e.

Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlords Mod Adds Game of Thrones

Mount and Blade II, the sequel to TaleWorlds Entertainment's medieval combat and role-playing game, takes place in a world with an empire

Retro ARPG Ocean's Heart Splashes Onto Steam on January 21

Publisher Nordcurrent and developer Maz Mraz has announced that the pixel-art RPG Ocean's Heart will be releasing on PC on January 21st. Created by the creators of Yarntown (which is a Zelda-like demake of Bloodborne) Ocean's Heart promises "hours of exploration, role-playing, hidden secrets, and whimsical encounters."

Xbox Game Pass for January 2021 Includes Torchlight 3, Injustice 2

Megan Spurr, Community Lead at Xbox Game Pass, has announced the latest titles coming to the service, which includes Torchlight 3 and

Early Access Everspace 2 Release Date Set For January 18th

We now have an Early Access Everspace 2 release date.

[Updated] Cyberpunk 2077 Judy Male Romance Unlocked With Mod

Update (1/5/2020, 1:30 PM) – CD Projekt Red has commented on the Cyberpunk 2077 Judy male romance situation, affirming that it was not cut

You Could Be an NPC in Pokemon Go Tour: Kanto

The Pokemon Go Tour: Kanto event is bringing a pretty interesting change to the mobile augmented reality game — a handful of lucky trainer

Lego Island Developers Reportedly Never Received Bonus Pay

There are a lot of Lego games out in the world but that wasn't always the case. Lego Island was one of the major turning points tha

Multiple Persona Soundtracks Arrive on Spotify Tomorrow

Multiple Persona soundtracks will be coming to Spotify in the next day or so.

Top Hat Games Pushes Back Against Censorship Demands on Sense: a Cyberpunk Ghost Story

Developed by Suzaku and published by Top Hat Studios, Sense: A Cyberpunk Ghost Story has attracted attention, leading to the publisher pus

Microsoft Calls For Out-Of-Court Arbitration On Xbox Drift Lawsuit

Microsoft has called for a lawsuit over Xbox controller drift to be resolved out of the courtroom.

War Thunder Mired In Controversy After Advertiser Sponsors Pro-Russian Militants

Advertising for Gaijin Entertainment's War Thunder and Crossout has appeared in pro-Russian militant videos on YouTube.

[Updated] Delisted Nintendo DSI Games Largely Return

[Update 1/11/21 - 10:07 AM] It looks like the hundreds of titles that were delisted is now down to just five:

Breath of the Wild NPCs Are Upgraded Miis and Players are Adding Their Own

Players looking to mess with the NPCs in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be interested to learn that the NPCs are made with a

Stalker 2 First In-Engine Footage Introduces New Protagonist

GSC Game World has unveiled the first in-engine footage for Stalker 2, showing off the protagonist, a stalker named Skif.

Hollow Knight: Silksong Release Date Still TBA

A feature on Hollow Knight: Silksong in Edge magazine has revealed more gameplay details about Team Cherry's upcoming Hollow Knight 

ANNO: Mutationem Delays PlayStation Versions to Q3 2021

It has just been announced that ANNO: Mutationem, the action-adventure RPG set in a cyberpunk world, has delayed its console versions to Q

Chinese Gaming CEO Lin Qi Possibly Killed By Poison

Police are investigating the death of Lin Qi, a Chinese CEO who died on Christmas Day. It's now believed his death may have been due to poisoning.

January PS Plus Games Feature Sharks, Tombs, and an RPG

Sony has announced the January PlayStation Plus games that will be available to subscribers.

Microsoft Flight Simulator CRJ 550/700 Addon by AeroSoft delayed

Microsoft Flight Simulator fans must wait a little longer for Aerosoft to release the Microsoft Flight Simulator CRJ 550/700 add-

Epic Games Store Temperature Issue Addressed in Hotfix

Epic Games has released a hotfix for an issue that caused its launcher to spike CPU temps and run demanding processes in the background.

My Time at Sandrock Hits 100k Wishlists, Adds Makeup Customization

Pathea Games has announced that My Time at Sandrock has been wishlisted on 100k Steam wishlists, meaning that players will be able to make

Koei Tecmo Shuts Down Europe And US Sites Over Cyber Attack

Koei Tecmo Europe has been the victim of a cyber attack.

Monochrome Roguelite Shooter Rogue Invader Releases in February

Five years ago, I wrote an article series called To The Green, which was about highlighting good games in Steam's Greenlight process, where many ti

More Genshin Impact Zhongli Buffs Announced

Earlier this month, Genshin Impact added a new character to the roster with Zhongli on December 1st.

Nintendo Reveals Best Selling Switch Indie Games of 2020

It's been a tremendous year for many games in 2020, ignoring certain titles that recently came out with a number of controversies.

New Vegas Zombies Mod Channels Your Inner Horde Mode

Ever wanted to shoot down hordes of zombies in Fallout: New Vegas? Well now you can thanks to a new mod.