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Aorus Launch Event at the Newegg Hybrid Center

On February 27, Newegg celebrated the launch of the AORUS 17.3” SLI Gaming Laptop X7 at the Los Angeles-based Newegg Hybrid Center. In the competitive market of mobile gaming, the X7 distinguishes itself as being the “thinnest, lightest” high-performance laptop on the market. It will also be sold exclusively through Newegg.com. To mark the occasion, […]

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Newegg Hosts Launch of AORUS X7 Gaming Laptop and Divekick Tournament

Newegg will host a special public event at our Los Angeles-based Hybrid Center location on Feb. 27, between 6-9 p.m. PST to unveil the AORUS 17.3” SLI Gaming Laptop X7. Billed as the “thinnest, lightest” high-performance laptop available, the AORUS laptop will be sold exclusively by Newegg from Feb. 27. During the Newegg Hybrid Center event, […]

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Newegg Wins 2013 Gaming Retailer of the Year Award

New Age Electronics, a leading distributor of gaming products and services, has just awarded Newegg with the 2013 Gaming Retailer of the Year award. Fred Towns, President of New Age Electronics, had this to say about the award: “We are very excited to recognize Newegg with New Age Electronics’ first annual Gaming Retailer of the […]

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It’s Game Over for Flappy Bird

If you’ve been playing Flappy Bird as much as us here at Newegg HQ, you were probably surprised when Dong Nguyen — the creator of the extremely difficult and overtly simple game — sent out some confusing tweets. I am sorry ‘Flappy Bird’ users, 22 hours from now, I will take ‘Flappy Bird’ down. I cannot […]

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Addiction: Flappy Bird Edition

“Okay, last game,” I mutter to myself as I press play for the fiftieth time. I’ve never more blatantly lied to myself than when I play Flappy Bird. In a manner that can truly be deemed “viral,” Flappy Bird has taken over the mobile gaming world by storm. It is currently perched quite comfortably at […]

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Is Steam the Next Big Thing?

It’s an exciting time for home entertainment tech, and all eyes are on Valve and their latest series of Steam announcements. Valve is making some huge steps, and you’re going to want to keep up with this one. What’s going on? In a move to bring computer gamers to the living room, Valve has released […]

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What is the best handheld video games platform?

If you’re a serious gamer, you’ve probably already got one or more video games consoles in your home, but what about when you’re on the road? Long car rides or lengthy flights are the perfect time to work on your high score, but with so many handheld consoles to choose from, picking the one that’s […]

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The hottest games of E3 2013

E3 is arguably one of the most hotly anticipated events in the interactive entertainment industry. Attracting developers and publishers from across the globe, E3 has proven to be a Mecca for video game enthusiasts all over the world. However, last year’s event was roundly criticized for the lackluster announcements that were made, and the absence […]

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Console Wars: PS4 vs Xbox One

Despite the continued presence of Nintendo, for most serious gamers, the video game console wars of recent years have been fought between Sony and Microsoft. Boasting more robust game titles and advanced graphics, the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 have divided much of the gaming community over the years, and with both systems’ successors on […]

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Play Atari’s Breakout on Google!

Remember the classic Atari game Breakout? Google is commemorating the game’s 37th anniversary with a fun, little surprise today. Run a Google image search for “Atari Breakout” and instead of turning up a page of game screenshots, you’ll be treated to a playable version of game! Warning: it’s very addictive. Enjoy!

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