One of the greatest advantages of PC Gaming is its vast backlog of video games, owing to its amazing, peerless backwards compatibility. In today’s short article, we will be taking a look at some of the easiest, most common ways to increase image quality in older or less demanding games with the Radeon Adrenaline Settings […]
A game is nothing but an idea without the appropriate software engineering, API and engine, and in today’s gaming industry, there are many options and different competing technologies in use. In today’s article, I’ll be taking a look at some of the better practices for developers that work in our crazy fast industry. There is […]
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The latest installment of the beloved Far Cry series takes players to Hope County, Montana to fight a radical Eden’s Gate cult. Experience this bold new chapter for free with a qualifying purchase of SAPPHIRE NITRO+ or PULSE Radeon RX Vega graphics card. TRUST. PRAY. OBEY. Take back the American heartland in the latest installment […]
As a PC gamer, it feels strange to admit that the last time I went to an actual games retailer was over 5 years ago. These days, buying games online is simply quicker, more convenient and often less expensive; yet there was a time when I would visit these stores every couple of weeks, sometimes […]
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I’ve always enjoyed MMORPGs. The idea of taking a massive number of players and putting them all in one shared world always felt ambitious, regardless of how well a game would actually turn out in the end. And while today we’re used to MMORPGs being free-to-play or requiring a one-time “entry fee”, there was a time when for many of them you needed […]
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The Far Cry series is one of the most beloved and interesting first person shooter franchises out there. In just 14 short years, it has been set in locations as beautiful as they are mysterious and storied. It has been a benchmark for open world design and graphics alike. Hell, a movie was even made […]
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Following up on last week’s topic, we will once again dive ear-long into the world of gaming headsets. Microphone All gaming headphones come equipped with a microphone, usually one that is foldable or retractable or even detachable—and usually with a sound quality that leaves much to be desired. Of course, there are some exceptions, but […]
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I have the impression that, in the field of PC gaming, speakers are losing their luster—to headphones. Choosing the right headset might be more challenging than it may at first appear. Let me show you what to look at before you click the BUY button. In-ear / over-ear In-ear headphones offer the best isolation from […]
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Dark times have surrounded the PC gaming market. But if you feel consoles are the way to go, here’s 3 reasons why PC gaming is still better than console gaming. The mining craze has exhausted entire tiers of the market and all but the cheapest (or most expensive) GPUs are either extremely overpriced or hard […]
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