The Round Up: Best Graphics Cards Dec. ’14


[Picture credit] So, the end of the year is almost upon us, and people are clamoring for gifts all around. As computer people, it’s always an exciting time to see what stuff goes on sale. With this list, we can see the Best Graphics Cards for everyone’s budget, even before after Christmas sales. Just like the last list, we’ll go ... Read More »

Notebook Round-up: Best Gaming Notebooks


[Picture Credit] This week, we’re going to be looking at the Best Gaming Notebooks, as the title suggests. These aren’t going to be your usual notebooks, either. Quality stuff, not laptops you could get at most big box stores. This will be a simple list, showing off the three notebooks I think really offer the best gaming experiences in terms ... Read More »

All Peyote Collectibles in GTA V finally found!


GTA V is a gigantic game, both on old and current generation consoles. There are still plenty of things to discover, but one of the more interesting and elusive things in the current gen version of GTA V is the addition of Peyote plant collectibles. Once a plant is collected, the character has a rather lucid hallucination of being one ... Read More »

PC Gaming Gift Guide: Awesome Peripherals!


(Image Credit) After Black Friday, Cyber Monday, etc., you may not have been able to find the PC gamer in your life something they might enjoy and use on a daily basis. We’re gonna help you do that, just to make shopping a little bit easier. So if you need a gift for the hardcore gamer in your life, or ... Read More »

UK PC Build: The Churchill


So, to finish up the last of our international builds (for now, anyway), we have the Brits. Or anyone who uses the Pound, anyway. As usual, 700 in currency, and we use it to make the best PC gaming rig we can. I do know about the exchange rates and such, but I figured for the first bundle, we should ... Read More »

Canadian PC Build: The Gretzky


I’m a Canadian. Lived here all my life. So take it from me when I say prices for PC components get crazy up here. Like Australia, not a lot of PC stuff ships through Amazon, but we’re lucky enough to have a bunch of other PC stores. So we’ll be using a combination of those as well as where ... Read More »

Shoestring Gaming – 11/13/2014


Having been on somewhat of a horror kick lately, what with Nosgoth, System shock, VtM: Redemption and Ghostbusters, we thought we would continue on the theme this week.  On that note, and due to the recent success of Alien Isolation, we thought we would start with a tried and true classic. Alien Vs Predator Classic is unfortunately not on sale ... Read More »

German PC Build: The Panzer!


Last week, I did an Australia PC build, and had a bit of trouble because of the lack of Amazon, and some crazy prices. This week, we’ll be looking at a German PC Build, known affectionately as The Panzer! Because it will be a tank and mash through everything at this price range. Once again, we’ll be having a ~700 ... Read More »

Australian Computer Build: The Kangaroo


So for November, we’re going to be doing different computers for different areas of the world, starting with Australia. First thing I noticed was a lack of parts on Amazon Australia, which saddened me, so the Amazon links will be American, and the other links will be Australian. Which sucks, but at least any of our Australian readers will still ... Read More »

Plutonium: Epic Gaming Computer


So this is going to be a computer you can go to forums with and brag about. This is the kind of computer that won’t just beat the consoles, it’ll make them cry and run away. The Plutonium is an Epic Gaming Computer, built completely for gaming. Everything was chosen with horsepower in mind, but meant to stay below the ... Read More »