TechRaptor Originals

TechRaptor publishes a large range of reviews, news, and articles – but TechRaptor Originals are the articles you’ll only find on TechRaptor. Below, you’ll find each of our Original series of articles, covering something a little different under every banner.



Screenshot Survey: New Month New Games

Hey guys! I'm not sure if you noticed, but the month changed over. What month is it now? Oh, you know... it's that month. The month I can't spell.

Drawkanoid Draws From Rich Arcade Tradition To Produce Neon Thrills

You ever like a game that you're no good at? You can see others master the mechanics on a whim, but you just keep pounding away at the first few levels hoping to achieve greatness.

Screenshot Survey: Early Birds

It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for another Screenshot Survey. Every week, we take a look at a few cool new games in the works by game developers tweeting with #ScreenshotSaturday.

Nordlicht Provides A Fun Adventure For Everyone

Thinking about the genre of point-and-click adventures will almost immediately conjure up memories of obtuse, maybe even ridiculous puzzles.

Crowdfunding Spotlight Redux - Aquamarine

More than a year ago, I saw a pretty neat game called Aquamarine at Play NYC 2018.

Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones Rears Its Head

Stygian: Of or relating to the River Styx. One of the rivers of the underworld in Greek mythology, the River Styx was the boundary between Earth and the Underworld.

Screenshot Survey: Smooth Moves

It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for another Screenshot Survey. Every week, we take a look at a few cool new games in the works by game developers tweeting with #ScreenshotSaturday.

KekRaptor- Netflix Absolutely Thrilled By The Witcher TV Reviews

The Witcher, the show on Netflix that is based on a book based on an underrated indie game inspired by ancient Polish history, is officially doing far better than expected.

Screenshot Survey: Pleasing Pixels

It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for another Screenshot Survey. Every week, we take a look at a few cool new games in the works by game developers tweeting with #ScreenshotSaturday.

Stikir Sticks the Landing

Making a video game is probably one of the toughest things you can do. Making a video game about the difficulties of making the video game you're currently making?

The Stretchers Is a Sure Cure for Boredom

My wife and I burn through couch co-op games like a race car burns through tires.

Polyroll Will Scratch Your Sonic Itch

If you like 2D Sonic the Hedgehog games but wouldn’t mind the super speed being toned down in favor of more platforming, Polyroll will offer you an engaging time.

Screenshot Survey: 2020 Bound

It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for another Screenshot Survey. Every week, we take a look at a few cool new games in the works by game developers tweeting with #ScreenshotSaturday.

Cardpocalypse Is Better Than A Paper Cut

Collectible card games can be a lot of fun. Especially if you don't have to worry about actually spending money on cards.

Wild West and Wizards Was Almost Wonderful

The American frontier has always been a romantic place full of adventure, danger, and majestic wonder. Wild West and Wizards take

The Witch's House MV is Cute, Yet Horrific

I love spooky games. And I love cute games. After catching my eye on a random sale, I realized The Witch’s House MV was both spooky and cute, and I was sold before even knowing the plot.

Break The Game Drops Some Frames

I've been playing video games for the better part of 30 years and it's safe to say that I have a broad range of experiences in the medium.

The Painscreek Killings Slayed Me

I fancy myself something of a detective based on the erroneous number of cold case shows and British crime dramas I've consumed.

SuperEpic: The Entertainment War is a Love Letter to Metroidvanias

I think it's fair to say that there are quite a few gamers who might consider some gaming companies out there a little bit... evil.

Screenshot Survey: Season's Greetings

It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for another Screenshot Survey. Every week, we take a look at a few cool new games in the works by game developers tweeting with #ScreenshotSaturday.

Bear With Me: The Lost Robots - A Mechanic's Dream

Usually, I’m skeptical of tacked on prequels that come out after the initial material has made a boatload of money - Star Wars, for example, and Batman Arkham Origins – but I loved Bea

Catching Them All Again in Disc Creatures

Creature collecting is a thriving piece of the RPG marketplace.

The Beast Inside was Not the Friends We Made Along the Way

Dread and fear gnaw at me every time I start exploring a new first-person horror game. Why do I keep doing this? I need to learn my lesson.