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How to build your first gaming PC with a PC game

I’ve always dreamed of building my own gaming PC, hoping to end a desktop gaming existence with painfully long loading screens, slow gameplay, and dated graphics. I also found every excuse in the book for not doing it, instead hopping on consoles to get my fix of recently released big budget games. But as I […]

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Weekend PC game deals: another round of summer sales for everyone

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The huge bunch of summer sales going on right now has put most of the new packs and other promotions on […]

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Prices for NISA PC games are increased

NIS America, the (shockingly) US arm of Japanese company NIS, has announced that it will increase the price of a variety of its games on PC platforms. This will impact all expected versions of the PC store including Steam, Epic Games Store, Microsoft Store, in addition to Google Stadia. The NISA PC price hike will […]

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Sony acquires Nixxes software for Big Windows PC Game Port Push

In early June, Xbox chief Phil Spencer mocked Sony about its PlayStation-to-PC porting strategy, explaining that “others [Sony] bringing console games to PC years later, not only by forcing people to buy their hardware up front, but by charging them a second time to play on PC. It looks like Sony is working on this […]

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PC game promotion beats Steam summer sale deals on Nier Replicant, Persona 5 Strikers, and more.

The Steam Summer Sale kicked off yesterday with deals on thousands of PC games. Now, it looks like Newegg is trying to steal some of Steam’s thunder with its own sale of digital PC games. Hundreds of games are on sale at Newegg – many of which are Steam codes – and a bunch of […]

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Windows 11 supports Auto HDR and faster PC game load times

Kyle | June 24, 2021 Microsoft officially unveiled Windows 11. The biggest news for gamers is that the new operating system supports Auto HDR for games built on DirectX 11 or higher. According to Microsoft: Games will look better than ever with Auto HDR, a unique capability we offer with Windows 11 that automatically adds […]

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The 10 best Diablo 2 mods (in the original PC game), ranked

With the release of Diablo 4 and Diablo 2: resurrected on the horizon, fans of Blizzard’s most demonic franchise travel back in time to relive the 2D isometric sequel. While the original Diablo is certainly a classic in its own right, Diablo 2 is considered the superior of the first two entries in the series, […]

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Weekend PC game deals: immerse yourself in demos until the summer sales

Weekend PC Game Deals This is where the best gaming deals on the internet are gathered in one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax and hold on to your wallets. The Epic Games Store wrapped up its mystery giveaways this week with Control being the last, and returning to his regular […]

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Microsoft is once again changing the design of Xbox / PC gaming boxes

This story is part of a group of stories called E3 2021 will take place June 12-15 as a reimagined all-virtual online event. Nintendo, Xbox, Bethesda, Square Enix, Sega, Bandai Namco, Ubisoft, Capcom and others will post new video game announcements, trailers, release dates, and more. Microsoft is, apparently, in the process of changing the […]

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Beautiful hand written walkthrough found in an old PC game box

Young readers will just take things like YouTube walkthroughs, or even sites like GameFAQs for granted, but old heads will remember the days when finding their way through a video game was hard work. Which could, in rare cases like this, also be beautiful job. Reddit user vadermeer was visiting a Salvation Army in the […]