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A red clad Nightmare of the Destiny 2 villain, Ghaul.

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Destiny 2 Season of the Haunted doesn't just release new content for the space opera shooter, it addresses deep emotional and mental trauma.

Game Design at WPI

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Wondering how to become a video game developer and programmer? We talked with members of the Interactive Media & Game Development program at WPI.

The Safe In Our World logo

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Safe In Our World has announced new gaming mental health initiatives for May, including the Play Your Way fundraising campaign and more.

Stella and Daffodil in Spiritfarer, a game featured in the Mental Health Foundation's gaming research

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The UK's Mental Health Foundation charity has found that gaming helps with mental health issues, but that companies should be doing more.

An image showing off the 13 games and 2 DLC packs in the new Safe In Our World Winter Blues Bundle

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A new Safe In Our World bundle is coming. The Winter Blues Bundle packs in 13 games and 2 DLC packs and aims to support the charity's mental health

The protagonist talking to a cashier in We'll Always Have Paris

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We'll Always Have Paris is a new experimental narrative game about love and dementia. It's launching for PC and mobile sometime in early 2022.

A shadowy creature made of self doubt looming over Raz

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2021 was a year full of fantastic experiences, but Psychonauts 2 manages to stand out not just in terms of overall design, but how it portrays mental

Hades poster in front of the Bone Hydra

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Hades is a beloved game that's renowned for its exciting gameplay, but its story is no slouch either. Different people find different meanings for it.

A profile image of Jack Berkenstock Jr from Save Against Fear 2018

Interview

Jack Berkenstock Jr. talks about how tabletop gaming eases anxiety as well as how players can make their tables more welcoming.

Skyrim Escapism in Gaming Image

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This past year has felt like a whirlwind. How do we cope with things unraveling beyond our control? Our grief?

Fallout 4

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In the darkest time of my life, Fallout gave me something to reach for. This is a story of how this game series saved me from myself, and helped me

Football Manager

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The pandemic hasn't been easy for sports fans, but thanks to the Football Manager franchise, one fan found a way to cope in the lockdown.

SIOW TechRaptor

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Our Founder's story of mental health, and our dedication to partnering with Safe in Our World through monthly donations and fundraising.

The logo for the Safe In Our World mental health gaming charity

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Next month, the mental health gaming charity Safe In Our World is holding a major fundraising event, and TechRaptor is getting involved.

Izzy from Lost Words writes in her journal, wondering if her grandma will recover from a stroke

Interview

I spoke to Lost Words: Beyond the Page developer, Mark Backler, to speak about how his new game takes players through the grieving process, one

In Sound Mind Lighthouse

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In Sound Mind places you directly into surreal mindscapes of mental health struggles, helping you both understand characters in the game while

A shot of an Xbox One controller

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A new global gaming mental health charity launches today. Safe In Our World aims to help gamers with mental health issues.

im fine itch banner

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Some of the hardest subjects to tackle in the video game medium are ones that hit the closest to home. VoidVR tackles one of the hardest, suicide.