This Week in Raptr: Upcoming AMD and Behemoth Q&As, Spring Theme Contest, Raptr Updates, Community Highlights

1 Posted by - May 5, 2014 - About Us, Announcements, Community

Welcome to This Week in Raptr! Your all-in-one stop for all things Raptr-related including Q&As, live streams, contests, events, and more!

Behemoth dev demo and Q&A


The Behemoth dev team is taking over the Raptr Twitch channel on Monday, May 12 from 2:30-3:30PM PDT to demo the upcoming Steam release of BattleBlock Theatre. They’ll show you what’s new and the improvements they’ve made to the PC version, then right after the stream they’ll follow it up with a Q&A on

You can read more about the live streaming event and get all your cat questions in now, in this post here.

Next week is packing a second helping of Q&As as the AMD Radeon team will stop by to answer all of your AMD GPU-related questions on Thursday, May 15 from 10AM-5PM PDT.

Stay tuned for more info!

World of Tanks Q&A recap
If you missed our last Q&A with the World of Tanks dev team, you can check out the recap here to read about the game’s latest and upcoming updates, the location of dinosaurs, and more.

Want to play catch up on our past Raptr Q&As? Take a look at our dedicated Q&A page here.

Spring Theme Contest


Skilled with Photoshop or a master of MS Paint? Show off your talents (or lack thereof) and enter our Spring Theme Contest for a chance to win a bunch of Reward Points!

You can find out all the details, including the list of games we need backgrounds for, such as Hearthstone, The Walking Dead, and Titanfall, in our contest post here.

Dark Souls II Epitaphs Contest
The contest is nearly over; don’t let it end without giving us your final words. Leave your Dark Souls II epitaphs in this post for a chance to win 1,000 Reward Points!

Raptr Updates
Raptr just rolled out some more updates! Here’s a quick recap of our latest improvements.

Get Points Page update
To help keep track of the Reward Points you can earn, the Get Points page has been updated with a timer to let you know when you can repeat a specific action to earn more points. We’ve also included a points filtering option at the top of the page which will come in handy when we continue to add more ways for you to earn points.

Crosspost to Support
We know that everything isn’t perfect, but we’d like to make it as close to that as possible. In order to do so, we’ve made it easier for you to report your Raptr client and website issues. With just a click of a button, you can now add the Support topic to your posts and our very eager dinos will be happy to help you.

Community Highlights
Recommendations on a quieter mouse or keyboard?
by thelordks
Raptr member thelordks is looking for a new keyboard and mouse that will help keep the noise down so as not to wake his wife when he games into the twilight hours. Leave him some of your recommendations.

I finished the story and felt kind of bad for Jack by Alejion
Borderlands 2’s Handsome Jack is one badass villain, but filled with so much charm that Raptr member Alejoin feels bad for the maniac. Share the same sentiments?

Share your Minecraft creations by LinkSmash


The world of Minecraft is as diverse as your imagination. We’d love to see what you’ve created in block form.

What games would you like to see have a sequel? by Sheriff Dan
We may never get a third Half-Life or even Portal, but that doesn’t mean other games don’t deserve a sequel or ten. Share with us your thoughts on what games warrant a sequel.