Monthly Archives: February 2016

Flash sale: Get Rainbow Six Siege and the HyperX Cloud II headset for $70

Amazon currently has a sale running too good not to tell you about. To celebrate Leap Day (whether or not that’s really a day worth celebrating is another matter) Amazon has put a large number of PC components and accessories on sale … Read the rest of this entry

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The Escapists: The Walking Dead Survival Mode debuts at the PCG Weekender

Convention stalwart Team17 is bringing a sterling line-up to the looming PC Gamer Weekender this weekend, March 5-6 at the Old Truman Brewery in London. Topping the list is the world debut of The Escapists: The Walking Dead’s Survival Mode. You can … Read the rest of this entry

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Raspberry Pi 3 has a 64-bit processor and built-in WiFi

It's hard to believe, but it's been four years since the Raspberry Pi Foundation gave the DIY computing scene a huge kick in the right direction with the launch of the Model B. To celebrate the milestone and 8 million … Read the rest of this entry

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Liquid-based watch tech is coming to more devices

If you're a fan of high-end watches and really want to stand out, one of your slicker options is HYT's H series. Instead of relying solely on spinning hands to tell the time, it uses a hydro-mechanical system that fills … Read the rest of this entry

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Mod lets you find your friend in Dark Souls

This week on the Mod Roundup, there’s now a way to play Dark Souls with a friend instead of a random stranger. We’ve also got a mod that adds a backpack for your faithful pal Dogmeat in Fallout 4. Also, an XCOM 2 … Read the rest of this entry

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Embrace the dark side of sport with Corrupt Cup Contest

Sport has a corruption problem, but rather than handwaving it away by focusing only on the good bits, Corrupt Cup Contest chooses to embrace this shady side of organised competition. It’s a strategy game where you pick a country then attempt to … Read the rest of this entry

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Copper Dreams is a cyberpunk cRPG – here’s the first trailer

Whalenought Studios’ Serpent in the Staglands slipped under a lot of peoples’ radars, and that’s a crying shame. It’s a novel cRPG set in a fascinating gothic fantasy world, inspired by the ahead-of-its-time Darklands—Darklands!—of all things. Not ones to sit on their … Read the rest of this entry

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Fight, sail, and sink in open-world MMO Naval Action

I experienced a sinking feeling a few times while playing Naval Action this week. Mostly it was entirely literal: my ship was actually, physically sinking after a long battle, my hull splintered, my sails tattered, and waves slowly but surely washing … Read the rest of this entry

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Star Citizen takes to the stage at the PC Gamer Weekender

Star Citizen is coming to the developer stages at our live event, the PC Gamer Weekender! Leading devs on Star Citizen—and the star-studded single-player campaign, Squadron 42—will join us to discuss what they’re working on next for the huge space sim, and … Read the rest of this entry

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ICYMI: Rogue wave detection, exo-glove and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: Researchers at Seoul National University developed the Exo-Glove Poly, which can help wearer's perform difficult tasks like opening doors or grasping delicate objects. MIT built an algorithm to help detect rogue wave… Engadget … Read the rest of this entry

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