Pc gaming articles

FreeSync vs. G-Sync: 2017 Update, What You Need to Know

Adaptive sync display technologies from Nvidia and AMD have been on the market for a few years now, however it's just recently that it's become more mainstream with gamers taking the plunge thanks to generous selection, a wide variety of options, and monitor budgets. As both technologies have matured, it's a good time to revisit them to see where the differences lie in mid 2017.

Core i7-7800X vs. 7700K, 6 or 4 Cores for Gaming?

Although we consider the Ryzen 5 1600 to be the sweet spot for building a new high-end gaming rig, many of you interested in going Intel want to know whether it makes more sense to buy the Core i7-7700K or the new 7800X? There's just a ~$70 difference between the two: the older chip is higher clocked, while the newer CPU gets you two extra cores and access to Intel's latest desktop platform.

Top 10 Best MMOs

It's no secret that MMORPGs are some of the most popular PC games on the planet. Since the early days of Ultima Online all the way to more recent offerings like Black Desert Online, MMOs have filled a gap in many gamers' lives that other genres - no matter how good they might be - just haven't yet. Here are what I believe are the 10 best MMOs out there right now.

Our list of PC trailers from E3 2017 has reached triple digits

E3 2017 coverage is winding down around the web and we're wrapping up our collection of PC trailers, which currently stands at 107 videos. Recent additions include Code Vein, Hunt: Showdown, Lawbreakers (Cliff Bleszinski's new shooter), Monster Hunter World (first ever on PC), some cute console ports, a few VR titles as well as some updated trailers for those double-dipping devs.

The Steam Machine: What Went Wrong

2012 was an important year for Valve. The company introduced Big Picture Mode - a Steam interface for the living room holy trinity of big TVs, joypads, and couches - it was also the year Gabe Newell's behemoth revealed the development of a video game console. A year later, Steam Machines were unveiled as "a powerful new category of living room hardware."