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Choosing the perfect PC gaming accessories

So, you’ve upgraded to a new motherboard, switched out your rig’s PC components and downloaded the latest video games, and now you’re ready to get your game on, right? Wrong. Before you embark on a fantastic quest against legions of demonic foes or take to the battlefields of the future, you’ll need to kit yourself […]

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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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Where is the video game industry headed?

Video games are a big part of pop culture. Game franchises like Call of Duty and the Madden Football series are massively popular, dominating headlines, sales and players’ time every year when the latest version of the game is released. However, with rising production costs, lagging sales and new distribution becoming available, the entire industry […]

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Top 10 geeky terms we love

In the United States alone, more than 135 million people play games for at least an hour each month. Therefore, it makes perfect sense for gamers to have their own shorthand language. After all, you may need both hands to play your games. Many geeky terms and shorthand speak used by gamers have become so […]

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Gentle games for gentle gamers

As I’m sure most of our readers are aware, video games are constantly being accused of turning players into hyper-aggressive serial killers. Fine. Let’s fight pseudo-science with pseudo-science: A study from Ohio State University indicates that gamers can be emotionally affected by a video game when it is gentle, too. Originally published in the journal […]

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