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Noita 1.0 Release Date Brings Pixel-Perfect Magic to PCs October 2020

If you've been wanting to scratch that roguelite itch, the Noita 1.0 release date is just around the corner.

Fan-Made Xbox Series Skins Show Off A Cool Niche in Gaming Culture

With the Xbox One S and Xbox One X almost here for release, fans of the system are flexing their creativity muscles a bit to show off some artistic

Sands of Salzaar English Update Debuts a New Chapter

Chinese open-world RPG Sands of Salzaar has proven unexpectedly popular on Steam.

OpenCritic User Reviews Let the Players Chime In

OpenCritic has been hard at work building a better gaming review aggregator over the last few years.

The Last Stand: Aftermath Revives a Classic Flash Game

The Last Stand: Aftermath has been revealed and it's reviving a classic Flash game in a new way!

Xbox Series S|X Pre-Orders Cause Queuing And Store Deceitfulness

With the Xbox Series S/X pre-orders starting today, you'd think it would be a little more reasonable after the disaster that was the PlayStation 5

New Bithell Short The Solitaire Conspiracy Announced For October 6th

Thomas Was Alone and Volume developer Mike Bithell has announced a new project. The Solitaire Conspiracy is the third in

Remothered: Broken Porcelain Launches One Week Early

Publisher Modus Games have announced that Remothered: Broken Porcelain will be releasing a week earlier on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Ni

Temtem Update Adds Player Housing And Two Brand New Areas

A player housing Temtem update has been announced for the Massively multiplayer creature-collecting RPG.

Super Mario 35th Anniversary Pin Collection Is Out of Stock

When Nintendo held their Super Mario 35th anniversary Nintendo Direct, they revealed some pretty cool things. Super Mario 3D All-Stars, th

Grim Dawn Update 1.1.8 Adds New Regions and Monsters

The Grim Dawn Update 1.1.8 has released, as developer Crate Entertainment has added onto the ARPG spiritual successor to Diablo 2

There's Less Than 1 Month to Get Custom Xbox Controllers

The Xbox Design Lab will be closing down for several months starting in mid-October 2020 — that means you have just a few weeks left to get yoursel

Blizzcon Online Dates Announced for February 2021

After months of waiting, the Blizzcon Online dates have finally been announced by Blizzard Entertainment — you'll be able to learn about what's com

Steam News is The Newest Place To Get Your TechRaptor Fix

Steam Labs has been working hard at improving the experience on Steam, and now a new test is underway.

Future Club is a New Gaming Co-Op Formed by Ex-Lab Zero Devs

A group of former Lab Zero developers have banded together to form Future Club, a gaming co-op that will seek to make video games in a way that shi

Bethesda Engine Overhaul For Starfield Largest Since Oblivion

It's taken 15 years, but we are finally seeing a Bethesda engine overhaul.

Monster Hunter Rise Free Post Launch Updates Confirmed

Monster Hunter Rise was announced last week as an exclusive for the Nintendo Switch, and this week some new tidbits have been released abo

Mordhau Update 19 Adds 3v3 Ranked Teamfights, & New Maps

Mordau Patch 19 is now live for the medieval hack and slasher.

Microsoft Acquires ZeniMax Media for $7.5 Billion

Microsoft has announced that they have just acquired ZeniMax Media, which is the parent company of Bethesda Softworks.

[Updated] Activision Claims There Is No Activision Account Hack

UPDATE: Activision has told TechRaptor that the Activision account compromise is not happening, despite a number of people who've reached out to us

Your PS5 Amazon Pre-Order May Be Delayed

Were you one of the lucky few who made a PS5 Amazon pre-order?

Microsoft Will Penalize Retailers Who Break Xbox Pre-Order Embargo, Keighley Says

If you're looking to make an Xbox Series X pre-order next Tuesday, you might be hoping that a retailer will start selling them a little early.

Observer is a PS5 and Xbox Series X Launch Title

The Observer: System Redux release date has finally been announced.

Gears Tactics Debuts Xbox Version and New Enemies This November

The Gears Tactics Xbox One release date and Xbox Series X release date has finally been locked in, and that's not all — some new content w

Poison Control is Coming to PS4 and Switch in 2021

Developer and publisher NIS America has announced a new game called Poison Control, where players have to deal with a mysterious phenomeno

World of Warships Meets Transformers in Latest Update

 Wargaming has announced a new DLC for World of Warships. It's World of Warships X Transformers: Commanders.

Fan Made Pokemon Silver Intro is Crisp and Cool

Fan's of video games, or any form of media for that matter, are a creative bunch.

Beyond Good And Evil 2 Lead Michel Ancel Leaves Video Games

After over 30 years in the gaming industry, Beyond Good and Evil 2 project lead Michel Ancel has decided to leave gaming.

Kitaria Fables Fuses Action, Farming, And Cats Next Year

Publisher PQube and developer Twin Hearts have revealed Kitaria Fables, an action-RPG-farming hybrid featuring lots and lots of cute anthr