Category: PC Hardware

With Christmas exactly one week from today, many gamers are wishful and hoping to expect that one game they’ve been dying to get their hands on all year inside their stocking, perhaps a new gaming console, or even new streaming gear so they can expand upon their Twitch streaming; hoping that it is stored and safely…

A Valve developer by the name of Atman Binstock has just been hired as the new Chief Architect at Oculus, the Virtual Reality giant. Binstock was previously working on Valve’s own VR project, he was one of the top-dogs behind their ‘VR Room’ demonstration in January 2014 at Steam Dev Days, he also worked with…

While watching developer Jeff Bellinghausen play with the prototype controller, I realized that the Steam Controller just seems as if you’re playing with an iPod or iPad but without the screen, simply moving your hand around the track-pad. This controller has everything that a normal controller does, it has, Start, back, home button, four button…

In an accidental discovery made by members of a Valve tour group, it seems as if Valve’s next game (and engine update) may be closer than we once imagined. Pictures taken on the tour indicate that Left 4 Dead 3 is currently confirmed to be in development. This is noteworthy for two reasons. Firstly, Valve…

Finding the right hardware for your PC can be a chore. With so many choices on the market, and a lot of differing opinions, making up your mind on what’s right for you can definitely stall the upgrading process.  While there are a lot of really good brands out there, the process of elimination can…

Now the news of Microsoft’s new tablet has been out of the bag for quite some time now, but now we’re getting enough details that people can finally start thinking about buying it. The Surface will be released in early 2013 and will set you back about $500. With that price, Microsoft is throwing themselves…

AMD is offering a new promotional offer called “Never Settle.” With it, purchasing any card above a Radeon HD 7770 GHz will net you a free game and other goodies. Buying a 7770 GHz means you get a free copy of Far Cry 3 and 20 off Medal of Honor: Warfighter. Buying two of the…

We’ve all been there – playing along quite merrily, but when the bullets really start flying and things are exploding all over the screen, the frame rate drops to a twitching crawl – and by the time it’s picked up enough for you to work out which way you’re facing, you’re already dead. Your first…