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Shacknews PC Build Guide: February 2018 - Money Hats

By Chris Jarrard, Feb 02, 2018 2:00pm PST

If you’re budget is incredibly flexible and you want to enjoy PC gaming at its finest, you’ve come to the right place!


"The last few Logitech mice I've owned (G9x, G403) won't track on a plain cloth QcK mouse pad. ..."

- Crabs Jarrard see all 16 comments

Explore the West Side Piers in This Division 1.8 4K Gameplay Footage

By Chris Jarrard, Jan 30, 2018 2:00pm PST

Ubisoft and Massive’s latest update is a certified hit with players.


Brian Fargo Working On Blockchain Based PC Gaming Storefront Robot Cache

By Blake Morse , Jan 16, 2018 1:09pm PST

Merging PC gaming with cryptocurrency data mining seems like a natural course of action. But, there are still some hurdles for the fledgling company to overcome before launching. 


"Plus other territories with more robust consumer protections probably scoff at the idea of fixed ..."

- Conan see all 18 comments

Shacknews Best PC Game of 2017: Divinity: Original Sin 2

By Chris Jarrard, Jan 01, 2018 2:30pm PST

The ultimate cooperative jerk simulator leads the pack of 2017 PC games.


"I think a lot of the radiant quests are for building an immersive world. The fact that there ..."

- Goodkatt see all 10 comments

When a PC Diehard Buys a Console

By Chris Jarrard, Dec 18, 2017 7:30am PST

This noisy, underpowered box couldn’t possibly work for me, right?


"https://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&biw=1920&bih=965&q=anno+1404 Look at it! How ..."

- jet-poop see all 57 comments

Massive Quake Champions Update Adds New Champion This Week

By Chris Jarrard, Dec 11, 2017 10:05am PST

Quake Champions will receive one of its biggest updates ever.


"BTW for anyone curious in seeing how QC plays, several of the games from DH Winter were ..."

- Johnny Law see all 7 comments

DayZ Devs Promise to Leave Early Access Next Year

By Chris Jarrard, Dec 01, 2017 12:45pm PST

I promise to stop drinking, start exercising, and stop using foul language next year as well.


"Not till next year. They decided that they are not ready to deploy .63 undated till then. "

- ShortStop see all 7 comments

The Best PC Gaming Cyber Monday 2017 Deals

By Kevin Tucker, Nov 22, 2017 3:30pm PST

Step your game up to the next level with these crucial Cyber Monday sales on essential PC gaming hardware and accessories.


Steam Autumn Sale 2017 - Best Deals

By Asif Khan, Nov 22, 2017 2:15pm PST

There are over 6700 games currently for sale on Steam, and Shacknews has round up some of the best deals.


"I have the Arma 3 - Extended Edition on steam which apparently Includes 10 items: Arma 3, Arma 3 ..."

- Hoax see all 30 comments

Best Cyber Monday 2017 Gaming Laptop Deals

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 21, 2017 12:20pm PST

Take the action on the go and save some cash with these Cyber Monday gaming laptop deals.


Best Black Friday 2017 Gaming Laptop Deals

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 20, 2017 4:50pm PST

Take the action on the go and save some cash with these Black Friday gaming laptop deals.


Ubisoft Responds to Assassin's Creed: Origins DRM Controversy

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 01, 2017 10:30am PDT

The PC version of Origins uses a multi-stage DRM approach.


"This makes it sound like the game is capped at 30fps. Is that the case?"

- Mr. Goodwrench see all 25 comments

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus PC Requirements Revealed

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 23, 2017 9:50am PDT

Is your PC up to the challenge?


"Blow the dust off, crank the voltage and set that shit to 5.0Ghz. The best processor ever ..."

- Blackdawgg see all 28 comments

Windows 10 Fall Creator's Update Brings Improvements For PC Gamers

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 18, 2017 9:20am PDT

Some attention paid is better than nothing.


"Eh, I won't. that thing gets in the way of other overlay functionality I actually won't."

- Conan see all 26 comments

Intel's Coffee Lake Arrives: Review Roundup

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 05, 2017 9:50am PDT

Unquestionably the best gaming CPUs money can buy.


"Everyone should buy an amd processor just to put on their desk as a reminder of why we need them"

- quazar see all 2 comments