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An image of the main character from Wild Hearts attacking the Kemono known as the Ragetail

Combat In Wild Hearts Is Fun But Abusable

Wild Hearts definitely nails the basic formula for a Hunter-style game, but with a unique trap-building mechanic it seeks to stand out from the rest.

October 10, 2022 | 11:04 EDT

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Inkulinati is Strategic, Stylish, and Pretty Darn Complicated

While Inkulinati's concept is fresh, the gameplay is bogged down by overly complicated elements, and it might not be everyone's cup of tea - especially if you've got a bit of a shorter fuse.

October 10, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Crisis Core Final Fantasy VII Reunion Feels Like Coming Home

At NYCC 2022 we try out the upcoming addition to Square Enix's Final Fantasy Lineup, Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion. Spoiler alert - Zack's still got it.

October 10, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

Frey in Forspoken

Forspoken Nails Parkour Traversal

At New York Comic Con, we got to go hands-on with a Forspoken preview. View our thoughts on the Forspoken gameplay, spells, and Forspoken parkour traversal.

October 9, 2022 | 12:08 EDT

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Street Fighter 6's Battle Hub is Community-Driven Fun

The Street Fighter 6 Closed Beta introduces the Battle Hub mode, a new control scheme and more.

October 8, 2022 | 05:02 EDT

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Marauders Needs More Time to Iron Out the Kinks

We dive into Marauders, the latest extraction shooter that pits players against each other in deadly derelict space stations.

October 6, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

Invincible shot looking at slide of what happened with an antimatter canon with a title drop

11 Bit’s The Invincible Promises A Thought Provoking Adventure

Our preview of The Invincible looks at the science fiction adventure based on the novel of the same name and sees a promising, thought-provoking game

October 6, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Asterigos Curse of the Stars Preview

Asterigos: Curse of the Stars Has Flashy, Stylish Action

In our Asterigos: Curse of the Stars preview, we played roughly 10 hours of gameplay. There's a lot of potential thanks to its combat and protagonist.

October 3, 2022 | 01:36 EDT

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Preview: Aquatico Puts a New Spin on Survival City Building

Aquatico is a survival city builder that gives gamers the unique challenge of trying to build a futuristic city entirely underwater.

October 2, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

The title Out of Hands done in old pixels on a black background

Out of Hands is a Hands-On Nightmare

What happens if you woke up one night and saw your entire body was now entirely made...Out of Hands? This is our preview of this indie horror game.

September 29, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

Valkyrie Elysium's demo lets you try out what it's like to play as a valkyrie.

Valkyrie Elysium Resurrects the Classic Square Enix Action Series for the New Generation

Valkyrie Elysium returns the Valkyrie Profile series to the spotlight after nearly 15 years of absence with a flashy demo full of content ahead of the full game's release.

September 28, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Main character watches a flaming planet in the key art for The Entropy Centre

The Entropy Centre Turns Back the Clock For First-Person Puzzlers

With The Entropy Centre, Stubby Games opens a portal back in time to the test chambers of the past. Check out our preview for more details on this cube-filled throwback puzzler.

September 23, 2022 | 11:30 EDT


Incision Shows What it Really Means to Rip and Tear

Incision is a hardcore boomer shooter taking place within a brutal, alien hellscape, and it's out now in Early Access.

September 21, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

The protagonist from Scorn on the start screen of the game. A gruesome man with scarred flesh and missing lips.

An Hour Of Scorn That Left Me Feeling Uneasy...

We had a chance to experience the opening hour of Scorn complete with creepy atmosphere, large puzzles, and a brief chance to test one of the weapons.

September 21, 2022 | 09:00 EDT

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Rise of the Triad: Ludicrous Edition Comes From a Powerhouse Trio

Rise of the Triad: Ludicrous Edition is an upcoming remaster of a classic FPS, releasing in 2023. We got a hands-on look, so here are our thoughts.

September 16, 2022 | 05:30 EDT

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Phantom Fury Continues Bombshell's Unlikely Shooter Success

We got a chance to see Phantom Fury, and this sequel to Ion Fury is everything we could hope for. Read our preview to learn more

September 16, 2022 | 03:17 EDT

Omega Strikers Character Designs Lined Up Screenshot

Omega Strikers Is a Triple Threat Made in Heaven

Omega Strikers has the potential to be a huge competitive multiplayer title, and that's only based off of what it has to offer right now. With a few more months of development and more features added into the mix, it could very well be bigger than anything it draws inspiration from.

September 16, 2022 | 02:01 EDT


Gloomwood Snuck Its Way Into My Heart

Now in Early Access, Gloomwood is a sneaky immersive sim where players creep through dark docks and dank caves.

September 16, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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The Wandering Village Carries Great Potential on its Back

The Wandering Village definitely feels like an Early Access game, and what's available right now seems more like a blueprint for what the game will become. It's a damn-good blueprint though, and with more polish and features it's sure to be a favorite for management sim fans.

September 14, 2022 | 02:30 EDT

The key art for Bayonetta 3

Bayonetta 3 Feels Bigger, Faster, and Better Than Ever

We got our hands on the Bayonetta 3 preview demo, and so far, it’s shaping up to be game full of stylish, over-the-top action.

September 14, 2022 | 09:00 EDT

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Slave Zero X Combines Style With Brutal Difficulty

At PAX West 2022, we got our hands on this prequel to the original Slave Zero on the Dreamcast, so read on for our full thought on Slave Zero X!

September 12, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

Dust & Neon: A new roguelite shooter from Rogue Games

Dust & Neon: Gunslinging Roguelite With a Heart of Gold

Dust & Neon, a new roguelite from Rogue Games, is a fast-paced, gunslinging western roguelite. Check out our PAX West Dust & Neon preview here!

September 12, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

Warhammer Underworlds Gorechosen of Dromm.

Warhammer Underworlds Gorechosen of Dromm Preview

In our Warhammer Underworlds Gorechosen of Dromm preview, we look at the contents, how the warband play, and the new cards included in the pack.

September 10, 2022 | 11:29 EDT

Unlock mysteries in Hyde's Haunt & Seek

It's Time to Sneak or Spook in Hyde's Haunt & Seek

Summary (Same as Meta Description): Fans of asymmetric party games will love the spooky vibes of Hyde's Haunt & Seek, a new IP from Smol Games. Check out our Hyde's Haunt & Seek preview!

September 10, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Climbing a ladder in One Last Breath

Heal Nature & Uncover Mysteries In One Last Breath

Heal nature in One Last Breath, the newest game from Moonatic Studios. At PAX West, TechRaptor had the chance to get a hands-on One Last Breath preview.

September 10, 2022 | 10:30 EDT

Warhammer Underworlds Deadly Depths.

Warhammer Underworlds Deadly Depths Preview

In our Warhammer Underworlds Deadly Depths preview, we look at the new Rivals Deck and discuss which game formats it can be used in.

September 10, 2022 | 05:00 EDT

Macho Man Randy Savage in WrestleQuest, taunting to the camera

WrestleQuest Is Wrestling and RPG Tag Team Perfection 

The PAX West WrestleQuest preview demo showed off how bombastic pro wrestling and RPG fantasy are a match made in heaven.

September 9, 2022 | 12:30 EDT

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Hardcore Horror's at the Heart of My Friendly Neighborhood

My Friendly Neighborhood pits you against a bunch of killer puppets in a spooky horror game. Here are our hands-on thoughts!

September 9, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

JellyCar riding a boulder in new game JellyCar Worlds

JellyCar Worlds Is Like a Flipbook Brought to Life

JellyCar Worlds, a new game from Walaber Entertainment, is like a flipbook brought to life. We spoke with the JellyCar Worlds developer at PAX West 2022!

September 8, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

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Lost Eidolons Completely Stole My Attention at PAX West

SRPG Lost Eidolons tasks players with commanding a group of seasoned soldiers to control. We got to try it out at PAX West.

September 8, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Jackbox Party Pack 9

Jackbox Party Pack 9 Continues to Bring the Fun

Check out our Jackbox Party Pack 9 preview! We got to go hands-on with Jackbox Party Pack 9 gameplay at PAX West 2022 and play with other attendees.

September 8, 2022 | 10:30 EDT


Lunark's Visuals Are the Product of Dark Sorcery

In Lunark, you'll traverse through many different obstacles while enjoying some truly awesome rotoscoped visuals.

September 7, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

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Phantom Hellcat is a Playful Take on Devil May Cry

Phantom Hellcat is an upcoming action-adventure game with a theater aesthetic. We got a preview of what's the come.

September 7, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Monkey D. Luffy ready for battle in One Piece Odyssey

One Piece Odyssey Is a Love Letter to Fans

One Piece Odyssey was on the show floor at PAX West, and we got a chance to see if this turn-based RPG would live up to its source material's pedigree.

September 6, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

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Friends vs Friends is Playing its Cards Just Right

From the floor of PAX West, here's what we thought about Raw Fury's upcoming multiplayer shooter, Friends vs Friends!

September 6, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Anger Foot is Hotline Miami for Foot Fetishists

Anger Foot made an appearance at PAX West, and we have good stuff to say about this upcoming title.

September 5, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

A macabre alleyway in Lies of P, featuring an automaton in the foreground.

Lies of P Is Bloodborne With Strings Attached

Curious about the upcoming totally not Bloodborne Soulslike? Our Lies of P Preview is here to answer all your questions about Round8's next game.

September 4, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

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Shovel Knight Dig is a Stimulating, Spelunking Adventure

Shovel Knight Dig brings both old and new ideas to the table, which is sure to please fans of this indie darling.

September 4, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

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System Shock's Remake Makes a Once Clunky Game Accessible

We got a hands-on demo for the System Shock remake at PAX West. Check out our preview from the show floor.

September 4, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Inkling in Splatoon 3

Splatoon 3 Is a Splatastic Time: Hands-On Gameplay

At PAX West 2022, we got a Splatoon 3 gameplay preview! Check out the TechRaptor Splatoon 3 preview; learn our thoughts before the Splatoon 3 release date.

September 3, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

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High on Life Isn't Just Funny, It's a Damn Good Shooter

Our hands-on demo of High on Life at PAX West left us in stitches, and the gameplay hit all the right notes.

September 3, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Kill Team Into The Dark

Warhammer 40,0000 Kill Team Into The Dark Preview

In our Warhammer 40k Kill Team Into The Dark preview, we take a look at the next exciting Kill Team expansion, including the new kill teams and warzone.

September 3, 2022 | 05:00 EDT

Stick It To The Stickman

Stick It To The Stickman In This New Roguelike Beat 'Em Up

Many have fantasized about quitting their office jobs with flair and style. Now you'll get to do with fists and more in Stick It To The Stickman.

September 2, 2022 | 07:30 EDT

Flintlock Official Key Art

Flintlock Is Already Set to Blow Players Away

Flintlock has plenty going for it, from its God of War-style combat to its use of the underutilized gunpowder fantasy style of magic and worldbuilding. It only needs a bit more polish to act as a spark that'll set off the experience in earnest.

September 1, 2022 | 09:00 EDT

Tchia Proves It's More than a Breath of the Wild Clone

Tchia Is More Than a Breath of the Wild Clone

Tchia may take inspirations from other open world titles, but its gameplay design and aesthetic set it apart as something all its own. Because of this, it's one of our most anticipated upcoming titles.

August 31, 2022 | 09:00 EDT

Warhammer Board Games

Warhammer Board Game Preview

We take a look at three different Warhammer Board Game releases, which offer an easy entry point into the brutal world of Warhammer.

August 27, 2022 | 05:00 EDT

The main character of Mail Time and all the residents of Grumblewood Grove in front of a screenshot of the 3D platformer game. There is a note in the corner that says "Mail Time."

Mail Time Delivers Cute Cottagecore Mail Delivery

TechRaptor's Mail Time preview let us see what all the buzz is about the upcoming indie 3D platformer and why cozy, cottagecore game fans should be on the look out for this mail delivery service game!

August 26, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Spider-Man takes on Rhino in a scene from Marvel's Spider-Man

Spider-Man Is Marvelous on PC and Steam Deck

Marvel's Spider-Man still holds up on the occasion of its PC port, and it pushes Valve's Steam Deck to its absolute limits.

August 22, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Disney Dreamlight Valley is Full of Predictable Delights

We take a spin in Disney Dreamlight Valley, the new life sim from the media giant.

August 18, 2022 | 02:00 EDT

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Backpack Hero is a Simple yet Interesting Dungeon Dive

Backpack Hero's mechanics are simple, but they're engaging enough to make the game a quick and enjoyable RPG experience. It's mix of inventory management, dungeon diving and combat all work in service of this together, and should scratch many a gamer's itch.

August 16, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

Warhammer Underworlds Hexbane's Hunters.

Warhammer Underworlds Hexbane's Hunters Preview

In our Warhammer Underworlds Hexbane's Hunters preview, we look at the contents, how the warband play, and the new cards included in the pack.

August 13, 2022 | 05:05 EDT