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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.

Lords and Villeins, a Pixel Art City-Building Simulator, is Coming to Steam's Early Access

Lords and Villeins is a lighthearted pixel art city-building simulator that will allow players to shape the dynasty of a ruling family. Throughout the game you'll watch medieval families grow and evolve as they interact with one another.

Valheim Modder Creates Northrend from World of Warcraft

A modder for Valheim has recreated the frigid wasteland of Northrend for World of Warcraft, along with content from Better Continents.

Cosy Life Sim Hokko Life Drifts Onto Steam Early Access In Summer

Upcoming life sim Hokko Life, which totally isn't Animal Crossing you guys, is coming to Steam Early Access this summer. No word yet on a release date.

Haunted PS1 Demo Disc Has Returned For 2021

25 spooky games are on this years Haunted PS1 Demo Disc. Do you dare to check them out?

Super Seducer 3 Gets Exclusive DRM-Free Gamesplanet Release

Ill-fated dating sim Super Seducer 3 finally has a release platform. It's launching DRM-free exclusively through Gamesplanet today.

World of Warcraft Game Time Has Changed for the Worse

Your options for buying World of Warcraft game time have been reduced down to just one: it's now only available in 60-day increments.

Aliens: Fireteam Gameplay Looks Surprisingly Good

A first look at a Aliens: Fireteam gameplay alpha has popped up and it's looking surprisingly good, especially in light of the franchise's earlier shooters.

Minecraft Bedrock Beta Adds Glow Lichen, Android Keyboard Support

A new Minecraft Bedrock Beta has arrived, featuring the addition of Glow Lichen, some cool changes to plants, and Android keyboard & mouse support for Oreo.

Back 4 Blood Release Date Delayed to Late 2021

The Back 4 Blood release date has been delayed to late 2021, but fans of the Left 4 Dead spiritual successor will get to play an open beta this summer.

Total War: Rome Remastered Announced

Total War: Rome Remastered is coming to Steam on April 29 and is being remastered in 4k with improvements to the visuals and gameplay.

Unboxing the History of the Nintendo 64DD

A video gaming YouTuber helps unbox a Nintendo 64DD design kit, but what was that peripheral supposed to do for Nintendo's first 3D console?

Halo Infinite Voice Actor Suggests November Release Date

Verlon Roberts, an actor who says he's playing Spartan Griffin in Halo Infinite, has apparently leaked the launch date on the Fadam and Friends podcast.

Toho Games Announces Three New Godzilla Mobile Games

Ever wanted to raise Godzilla like a little kaiju Tamagotchi? Toho Games has revealed three new Godzilla games, and one of them lets you do just that.

Dota 2 Drastically Overhauls New Player Experience

Valve has overhauled the new player experience in Dota 2. A suite of tools, revamped visuals, and other assists have been introduced.

Cute Racer 'Rolling Hamster' Surprisingly Launches on Steam

Super cute racing game Rolling Hamster lets you race against your friends using just one button — and you can buy it on Steam right now.

Among Us Accounts and Airship Map Arriving Next Week

Among Us accounts and the Airship map are launching at the end of March 2021, although the accounts system looks awfully light on features.

Xbox Testing Subscription-Free Multiplayer for F2P Games

Microsoft is following up on its promise of free-to-play multiplayer without an Xbox Live Gold subscription via its Insider program.

The Cleaner Mashes Up John Wick and Superhot

The Cleaner is a fast-paced first-person shooter from Dystopia Corp that takes inspiration from John Wick, Hotline Miami, and Superhot.

The Steam Game Festival is now the Steam Next Fest

The Steam Game Festival has now been renamed to Steam Next Festival because Valve can, and also because of other reasons.

Bloodborne Celebrates 6 Years with the Return to Yharnam

Players are celebrating Bloodborne's sixth anniversary by setting up a Return to Yharnam event starting today and ending April 7th.

Hitman 3: Seven Deadly Sins is a 7-Part Expansion With Sinful Rewards

Hitman 3: Seven Deadly Sins is a 7-part premium expansion that will delve deep into the mind of Agent 47.

We Are Football Promises A New Take On Football Management This June

THQ Nordic and Winning Streak Games have announced We Are Football, a new football management sim from FIFA Manager designer Gerald Kohler.

Children of Morta Roadmap for 2021 Announces Family Trials Mode

Children of Morta's original roadmap has changed from its 2020 version, and now in 2021 the new roadmap has no paid DLC going forward.

Medieval Dynasty Roadmap Brings Blacksmithing, Bandits, And More

A Medieval Dynasty roadmap has been unveiled. You can look forward to blacksmithing, bandits, relationships, and much more in the next couple of quarters.

Strange New Pokemon Go Balloons Pop Up on the Map

New Pokemon Go Balloons have appeared on the world map for some players, featuring a short advertisement and a collection of free items.

Fortnite 'Mystery at Croft Manor' Experience Arrives in Creative Mode

The Fortnite Mystery at Croft Manor experience has arrived in Creative, allowing players to explore Lara Croft's home and score a cool new spray.

Stronghold: Warlords Roadmap Promises New Maps and Missions

The Stronghold: Warlords Roadmap has been revealed, detailing what new content and improvements players can expect for Spring & Summer 2021.

Serious Sam 4 Modding Launches to Celebrate 20th Anniversary

Serious Sam 4 modding and Serious Sam 2 Update 2.90 have launched as part of a celebration of the franchise's 20-year anniversary.

Recipe for Disaster is a Restaurant Sim Where Players Become a Restaurateur

Recipe for Disaster is a restaurant management and social simulator game where players start as a head chef and work to become an internationally renowned restaurateur. 

Japanese Company Takes Day Off for Monster Hunter Rise Launch

A Japanese company is giving their employees the day off on Monster Hunter Rise's release date since so many employees were planning to take the day off.