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The Oculus Rift Consumer Version is Almost Here and It Has Its Sights Set on Hollywood

Is this how we will watch movies in the future? When Palmer Luckey invented the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset in 2012, his intention was to create a head-mounted display that allowed users to immerse themselves into their video games. This new technology appealed immensely to gamers and Oculus VR was able to fundraise over […]

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Win the Ultimate LANFest-in-a-Box Complete with Intel Iris Pro Graphics

Intel Iris Pro Graphics is the most powerful visual experience ever built into 4th generation Intel Core-i processors. By being embedded right into the CPU, you’ll be able to experience the most powerful graphics performance ever from Intel. If you want to immerse yourself in 3D gaming, perform advanced photo and video editing, or watch […]

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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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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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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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The new Sony PlayStation 4

In 2006, Sony revolutionized home entertainment with the release of the PlayStation 3. Heralded as the most cutting-edge gaming console on the market, the PlayStation 3 took next-generation gaming to a whole new level. Recently, Sony attempted to shake the gaming market up again by officially announcing the highly anticipated PlayStation 4. Let’s take a look at a few of the key […]

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Newegg is heading to PAX East 2013!

PAX East 2013, a celebration of gamer culture, is right around the corner on March 22-24 in Boston. We had a blast at the show last year so this year we’ll be back at booth #818 showcasing the latest products from our partners Antec, Kaspersky and Seagate. The Newegg TV crew will also be at show […]

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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 5 easy mobile games

Tap, tap, tap. Swipe, swipe, swipe. These are the sounds of games which are super simple and easy to play. They require no intricate settings, tutorials, or in-depth strategy – just a few taps, clicks or swipes. After a long day of work or school, some people just want to unwind by playing games on […]

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