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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q series spotted in the wild

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (Ti) Max-Q The new, yet unannounced, Max-Q graphics card has been spotted in Linux driver changelog. The GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q would be the last GTX 10 series card to be included in more power efficient (and slightly slower) variants known as Max-Q. Max-Q cards offer better performance than the normal notebook/laptop versions of GPU’s and are more power efficient as well.   It seems that the new card is aiming directly at recently announced RX Vega M GL integrated into Intel EMIB. The faster variant of…

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Review: Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, The Gamer’s Perspective

Windows 10 Fall Creator’s Update We all know how bad Windows updates have been for the consumers especially the gamers but finally, we have something where we see some improvements from gaming side of things, especially talking about frames per second. This will be a short article as there is nothing much to talk about. We all use windows 10 in our daily life as of now, but since many of you have requested for the changes before and after the update, we will be providing you with the details…

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Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Gaming Revealed

Yes! Finally, we have some pictures relating to the GTX 1070 Ti that we have been hearing for quite a while now. Videocardz today revealed some images of the New Nvidia’s GTX 1070 Ti from one of their AIB partners, none other than Gigabyte which is the GTX 1070 Ti Gaming. This model has the same shroud as GTX 1070 G1 Gaming, but a quick comparison reveals that 1070 Ti Gaming has shorter PCB and a new heatsink. This design looks very familiar which dates back from the pre Aorus…

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AMD Ryzen 1300X Review Ft MSI B350 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard

Time to Ryzen For quite a few years now, after the launch of the FX series by AMD, we did not quite see any other releases which made big in the Team Red side of things. Intel took this opportunity to monopolize itself in the market with its own price and made people run for their money. However after AMD came up with its new Ryzen CPU Lineup, things have significantly changed. From launch dates, AMD’s Ryzen processors have been rampant in the market. Following the tradition of bringing more…

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Cooler Master MasterBox LITE 5 RGB Review: RGB and Tempered Glass for 4999

Introduction We are all familiar with Cooler Master’s aggression with their ‘Master’ series of products. The Mastercases are very popular for their customizability and modularity. But the Mastercases aren’t exactly cheap, in fact, they are premium offerings. They come with a considerably high price tag which might be out of reach for some budget restricted shoppers and this is where the Masterbox series comes into play. This time around, Cooler Master has launched another iteration to the Masterbox 5, of which they have modestly sent us a unit. We are…

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Battlefield 1 now has “Specializations”

Battlefield 1 will be adding a new feature to its arsenal that will grant players special perks and special abilities. These features are still in testing and it seems that it will change the game in a big way “Specializations” is not new to the Battlefield franchise. It was first introduced in 2006’s Battlefield 2142. It can grant players perks like avoiding motion detector cameras, health perks, etc. It is being tested on the game’s Community Test Environment right now. There will be three perks to select from, one general…

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Alas! Microtransactions Invade Middle Earth: Shadow of War

The upcoming game Middle Earth: Shadow of War is going to expand the nemesis system which has already proven its merit among gamers. But this time it will feature microtransactions. In a recent update Monolith, the developers behind the game has shed some light on how it will work. According to the studio’s official announcement, “players can purchase Loot Chests, War Chests, XP Boosts and Bundles” through the market to strengthen their army. The loot chests will contain weapons and armors, XP boosts, which will help Talion level up much…

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SteelSeries nailing ‘true 1-to-1’ mouse tracking

SteelSeries the gaming peripheral company has promised to deliver the Holy Grail for gamers: true “1-to-1” tracking. The company’s new TrueMove3 sensor means the movement of the mouse will match exactly with the movement of the mouse pointer on the screen, regardless of the CPI setting (counts per inch, or the number of pixels your mouse moves in a single inch). SteelSeries partnered with PixArt, the guys behind the Wii Remote, the sensor is a result of company’s 15-year long effort for the perfect gaming mouse. It is available exclusively…

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Turn-based strategy/ hack-and-slash hybrid Aztez finally comes out

Part turn-based strategy based game Aztez has finally been launched on PC, Mac and Linux. Aztez is a highly stylized beat ’em up set in the world of the Aztec Empire. Take on the role of an elite close combat unit and undergo missions on behalf of the Empire in turn based strategy mode, and fight against warriors and mythological foes alike using 8 unique weapons in real time combat mode. ABOUT THIS GAME: Aztez is a unique hybrid of beat ’em up and turn-based strategy set in the world…

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PlayStation Plus Monthly Games for August 2017

Finally, Sony announced their new lineup of Playstation Plus free games for the month of August  2017 Just like every month, PlayStation Plus games are refreshed with new games to play. Just Cause 3 And Assassins Creed: Freedom Cry are the two games free for the month of August for PlayStation Plus users PS4 games are joined by four other titles on PlayStation Plus this August. Your full line up looks like this: Just Cause 3 (PS4) Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry (PS4) That’s You – PS4 (bonus title) Super Motherload (PS3) Snake Ball (PS3) Downwell (PS Vita) Level 22 (PS Vita)…

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From the Maker of I Am Setsuna Comes Their New IP Lost Sphear

Tokyo RPG Factory the maker of the critically acclaimed I Am Setsuna, set to release their new game, Lost Sphear on 23rd January 2018 in Europe and North America It will be available on PS4, Switch and Steam. The console versions will even have a physical release, available exclusively through publisher Square Enix’s online store. It will feature a similar Active Time Battle combat system and the isometric painterly aesthetic looks in keeping with the studio’s previous effort. It will follow the story of a boy named Kanata who awakens…

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Final Fantasy Characters Selling Nissans??

Lightning from Final Fantasy seems to be very popular these days as she has landed herself another ad campaign by Nissan Earlier she took the fashion industry by storm as she featured in Prada and Louis Vuitton and now she has moved to the auto industry. In the video, two people hop into a Nissan and the passenger puts on some VR goggles, which turns the driver into Snow. It then shows the car in an epic setting, after which it goes on to show some of the car’s features.…

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Razer Android Gaming Smartphone?

Razer the gaming centric laptop and computer hardware manufacturer is now planning to make a gaming smartphone, according to a report from Bloomberg.  The company is planning an IPO in Hong Kong later this year that could value its business at $3-5 billion. It will use some of this funds to drive this project. Earlier this year Razer acquired the smartphone company Nextbit. So this is not a big surprise that they would try to make a smartphone, not to mention a gaming smartphone considering their history of products. Razer said…

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Gran Turismo Sport To Launch This October; Limited and Digital Deluxe Editions Detailed

After getting delayed for almost a year, Gran Turismo Sport, the new entry in the racing series created by Polyphony Digital will finally see its release this year. Sony has finally confirmed when the game will release in North America and Europe. Gran Turismo Sport will launch in North America on October 17th and in Europe the following day, October 18th. A new trailer has also been released to celebrate the announcement which you can find below Welcome to the future of motorsports – the definitive motor racing experience is back…

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Journalist Class in Cyberpunk 2077, says Mike Pondsmith

The much-awaited sci-fi role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077  is said to have non-combat roles. This is coming from the creator of the original tabletop game of the same name. While appearing for a video interview (courtesy of Gamereactor), Mike Pondsmith gave us new insights into the game, while still staying confidential surrounding the matter. The tabletop game from 1988 is filled with various classes or roles such as journalist, rockstar, executive etc. When asked if these roles could be played in the game, Mike responded kindly to the interviewer as such:…

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Loot Boxes are coming to Rainbow Six: Siege

Ubisoft continues to support its tactical multiplayer shooter with further cosmetic updates via loot boxes. Titled Alpha Packs, these new loot boxes only have cosmetic items to unlock and isn’t purchasable with in-game premium currency. This may mean several hours of grinding matches before you can get a specific skin of your choice. The Alpha Packs can, however, be unlocked with Renown the experience-cum-currency awarded post match. In addition to purchases with Renown, random drops may also occur to players after every match, providing two ways to earning the Alpha…

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Half-Life gets a new minor update fixing various elements

Valve’s updated the original Half-Life. But before you get your hype up with the number 3, we’re here to inform you it’s only a minor update for fixes In a time where games are either unfinished or forgotten after release to work on their DLCs and perhaps sequels, it is amazing to see a game from almost a generation ago receive an update. Though it is quite common for Valve to update their games despite the age, such as their multiplayer game, Team Fortress 2. Still, a performance update seems bizarre…

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Steam summer sale aftermath – 40000 accounts banned

There are some unforeseen consequences to cheaters, one of them is the might of the banhammer. Due to Valve’s anti-cheat policies, it seems almost 40000 accounts were banned. This happened on July 6, after the steam summer sale. According to SteamDB, Valve banned 40,034 accounts on July 6, only a day after the steam summer sale. As evident by the image below, it is quite the spike in Valve’s policy. On average, however, there are only around 3000 to 4000 bans per day. A possible reason behind these bans is…

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Budget PC Gaming Build (Around 45000 INR)

Everybody loves gaming but let’s just face it, not everyone has the budget to build a great gaming PC (including myself). So this time around, we took the budget bar and brought it down a few more notches. We have prepared a PC build using a list of components that sum up around 45000 INR mark and manages to obtain respectable FPS in all games, given your willingness to crank some eye-candy options down by a bit (budget, remember?). We went with Ryzen 5 this time because it’s probably a…

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Pre-Orders And Hype In the Gaming Industry

Introduction With E3 upcoming in a few days, something that came to my attention was an aspect of the gaming industry that often provokes much-heated debate in the minds of developers and consumers: the thorny issue of Pre-orders, and to a lesser extent, that of hyping, especially overhyping, a game. I want to give my two cents on the matter, and I hope that I don’t bore you all. PRE-ORDERS AND HYPE Before I continue in this article, I would like to make a point. All games and any forms…

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Crash Bandicoot Trilogy will run at 1440p at 30 FPS on the PS4 Pro

Crash Bandicoot Trilogy Dan Tanguay (Game Director at Vicarious Visions) revealed that Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy will run at 1440P (2560×1440) and 30 frames per second on Sony’s PlayStation 4 Pro. This shows that it should run at [email protected] on the base PlayStation 4 as well. They also said that they were not able to use the full potential of the PS4 PRO cause they have to design the game for the base ps4 as well which is true for every 1st party game out there. Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy…

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Ryzen Gaming PC Build Under 60000 INR Featuring RX 480/580

Ryzen Build under 60K In our previous build, we made a budget gaming PC build under the same 60K price margin but with intel/Nvidia as the brands. If you haven’t checked it out yet, you can do so Here. Today we will be doing a Ryzen build made for gamer’s who sometimes will do streaming too and will utilize those extra cores and put them to use. In this article, we will be taking in the Red team with Ryzen in CPU department and an RX 480/580 in GPU department. The…

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