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11 classic games that deserve a Final Fantasy VII-style remake

Resident Evil 2 and Final Fantasy VII show how successful modern remakes of classic games can be. These ones next, please! Forget remasters. Gone are

Astro C40 Gaming Controller Review

The Astro C40 is the latest in a growing wave of professional-grade controllers targeting the growing esports market. It aims to take on top dog

Windows 10 May 2020 Update review: Microsoft boosts Linux and Your Phone, but Cortana slips hard

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 May 2020 Update incrementally builds on features you know and use. Update, 05/27/2020: Microsoft launched the May 2020 update on May

Mac vs PC: The 2020 Razer Blade 15 Studio Targets Photographers

Creative professionals will love the newly refreshed Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition, but does it still hold an advantage over Apple’s offerings? Razer is introducing

Lenovo’s first Yoga detachable takes on the Surface Pro 7

Lenovo has launched its first Yoga PC with a detachable keyboard, setting its firmly on the Surface Pro 7. Giving the Microsoft 2-in-1 a run

Microsoft releases the Windows 10 May 2020 Update

Microsoft also announces a couple of new updates on the Cortana front. The Windows 10 May 2020 Update is finally here, Microsoft says, meaning that

Opinion: I hate console gaming, but a new Silent Hill would make me buy a PS5

I’m not particularly enamoured by the PS5 or Xbox Series X. This isn’t because they’re bad – it’s way too early to make a call

Windows 10 May 2020 update goes live – here are the key new features

Microsoft’s bi-annual Windows 10 update is now rolling out to mainstream PC users. The May 2020 update features an update to the longstanding Notepad app,

Intel Ghost Canyon Review

Intel’s tiny modular gaming PC has giant ambitions High-end gaming PCs are usually titanic in size, which can be an absolute pain for those who

The best laptops: Premium laptops, budget laptops, 2-in-1s, and more

The best laptops of 2020 are experiencing a seismic shift. With the near-simultaneous launches of AMD’s Ryzen 4000 and Intel’s Comet Lake-H mobile CPUs, we have a

The 8 best game controllers of all time – ranked!

If you’re a gamer, there’s a good chance that you have a favorite game controller. Even PC die-hards like me can’t deny that some games

Crucible (Amazon game) review: This is how it runs on PC

No, not the play — the new hero shooter by Amazon Game Studios Alexa, play “Let it Burn” by Usher. Crucible —  a new team-based

PUBG on PC adds bots to help newbies despite controversy

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, more commonly called PUBG, has received an update that adds bots on the PC servers, helping newbies get some kills and win some

Acer ConceptD CP5271U V – 27-Inch QHD 170Hz IPS Monitor for Professionals

The Acer ConceptD CP5271U V bridges the gap between prosumer and gaming displays which need fantastic color fidelity and breezy speed. This model is the

GTA 5 free from Epic right now: Cheat codes revisited

Today we’re taking a peek at Grand Theft Auto V (aka GTA V, or Grand Theft Auto 5), as it’s released for free on the

Nvidia’s bleeding-edge Ampere GPU architecture revealed: 5 things PC gamers need to know

Nvidia’s next-gen GPU architecture is finally here. Nvidia’s next-generation GPU architecture is finally here. Nearly a year and a half after the GeForce RTX 20-series

Intel’s faster 10th-gen vPro processors batten down the hatches of business PCs

Intel’s launch follows AMD’s introduction of its Ryzen Pro processors. After previously revealing its 10th-gen Core processors for consumers, Intel has now announced the same

Dynabook Portégé X30L-G business laptop review

Earlier this year, Dynabook, the subsidiary of Sharp Electronics that took over Toshiba’s PC operations, unveiled a new laptop that it called the “world’s lightest

Halo 2: Anniversary is finally available on PC this week

Microsoft and 343 Industries have finally released Halo 2: Anniversary on PC as part of the growing Master Chief Collection.  The developer is slowly but surely

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2 Remastered is coming this September

Two of the greatest skating games ever made are making a comeback in the form of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2 Remastered for PS4, Xbox

Cooler Master GM34-CW – Cooler Master’s First 144Hz Curved Ultrawide Gaming Monitor

Cooler Master announced that it will launch its first assault of gaming monitors at Computex 2019 for release within the same year. The brand is

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3000 graphics cards could make 4K graphics the norm for PC gaming

Nvidia’s GeForce RTX 3000 range is set to be something truly special, and could usher in a new era of 4K gaming on PC, at

Software worth paying for: 10 programs you won’t regret buying

Sure, you can stock your PC with some excellent freebies, but this software is worth paying for. Sometimes, you get what you pay for. Outfitting

EKSA E900 Gaming Headset Review: Noise Cancelling Mic, Soft Memory Earmuffs for PC, Laptop

EKSA E900 Gaming Headset takes a shot at PS4, PS VITA, PSP, Xbox One S/X, Nintendo Switch (Audio). Nintendo 3DS LL/3DS (Audio). The Windows PC. The

Civilization 6 Frontier Pass – huge new update adds new civs, game modes and more

Civilization 6 is getting a sizeable season pass update, adding new leaders, new civilisations and more to the three-year-old strategy title. Here’s the full rundown of

The $1,799 MacBook Pro 13 vs. the $650 Acer Swift 3: Guess who wins?

Can a budget PC smoke Apple’s new MacBook Pro 13? Yes, it can. Apple’s MacBook Pro 13 just came out, and it already has a

Conquering the Backlog Part 2: Journey, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Just Shapes and Beats

Last week, I kicked off a new series called “Conquering the Backlog,” in which I decided – in the middle of the year, no less

Microsoft reveals the first Xbox Series X games: Watch every trailer

Game on It’s beginning to feel a lot like E3—or at least, as much as it can this year. This morning Microsoft hosted the first

Intel Z490 motherboards are on sale – and some will cost more than your entire PC

Intel’s Comet Lake desktop processors will be on sale later in May, but Z490 motherboards which have the new LGA 1200 socket that supports the

AMD Ryzen 3 3100 review

We didn’t get anything like the AMD Ryzen 3 3100 when Team Red initially showed off its 3rd-generation Ryzen lineup at Computex 2019. So, while