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Best Amazon Prime Day Computer Deals

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 11, 2017 10:30am PDT

Amazon Prime Day 2017 is in full force, and we have rounded up the very best PC deals.


"Story: At brunch with the grandparents, we're talking about Prime sales and grandma mentions ..."

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PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Hits $100 Million of Revenue on 4 Million Units Sold in Just 13 Weeks

By Asif Khan, Jun 23, 2017 10:35am PDT

PUBG is a Shacker favorite right now, and it appears they are just getting started!


"He didn't even develop there, just lender the name and advice "

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Origin EA Has Started Their Holiday Sale

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 22, 2016 12:00pm PST

Some AAA EA titles can be had for cheap during the Origin Holiday Sale.


"Holy shit. Mass Effect "SUPER DELUXE" version is $130 CAD. Seriously."

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Steam Winter Sale 2016 Begins Today

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 22, 2016 6:45am PST

Prepare for Saint Gaben to make your cup runneth over.


"I bought a Steam Controller and have touched it like 3 times ever. I still wind up using my 360 ..."

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Intel Reports 4% Decline in Personal Computer Supply Shipments

By Asif Khan, Oct 18, 2016 2:20pm PDT

There are some early signs of a return to growth in the PC market.


"Hey, I would love to see some competition. Arm Holdings, NVIDIA and Qualcomm seem to be doing a ..."

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Report: Steam Summer Sale 2015 taking place on June 11

By Daniel Perez, May 29, 2015 6:35am PDT

We feel a great disturbance in the Force. As if millions of wallets suddenly cried out in terror, and were suddenly silenced.


"The summer sales are the ones that are always pretty meh right?"

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Report: 48% of PC Games Bought in 2009 Were Digital Downloads

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 21, 2010 8:00am PDT

[Update - 10:20] We've removed a misunderstanding from our reading of the report. Digital distribution accounted for 48% of PC games sold in the...


"I like this idea. I'm a big fan of Steam, but I'd love to see someone else take a crack at ..."

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Weekly PC Sales Bring No Clear Winner (Updated: Winner Revealed)

By Chris Faylor, Mar 04, 2010 1:30pm PST

Once again speaking to the strength of exclusive offerings, digital distributors Steam, Direct2Drive and Impulse have unveiled sales charts from...


"Well let's see... I approve of Ubisoft's DRM and developers deserve sixty dollars (really more ..."

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Weekly PC Sales Illustrate Strength of Bonuses, Discounts and Exclusivity

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 12:20pm PST

The latest charts from PC outlets Steam, Direct2Drive and Impulse are in, once again speaking to the strength of exclusive offerings, pre-order...


"'Bought Trine due to the good word on the Shack too. Mistake. Frustrating controls, boring ..."

- oO SilentK Oo see all 18 comments

Weekly PC Sales Prove Space Still Sells

By Chris Faylor, Feb 03, 2010 12:00pm PST

Digital distribution outlets Steam, Direct2Drive and Impulse have chimed in with their top PC games of the past week, offering a look at what's...


"I have to say I was fairly surprised at the amount of attention to detail Dice has shown in BC2. ..."

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NPD Lists Top Console, PC Games of 2009

By Chris Faylor, Jan 15, 2010 10:00am PST

Compiling the various sales figures of its monthly reports, marketing research firm The NPD Group has issued its take on the best-selling games at...


"NSMB Wii is the only reason my Wii is getting so much love lately."

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Modern Warfare 2 Sales Pass... One Billion Dollars

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 13, 2010 7:15am PST

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 publisher Activision today announced that Infinity Ward's shooter has racked up over $1,000,000,000 US in estimated...


"This should have been in a message since i've said I'm done with the discussion since you just ..."

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Weekly PC Sales: Star Trek Online, Sales Stars and the Unstoppable Modern Warfare 2

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 06, 2010 12:00pm PST

Steam's sales chart for the post-Christmas week is naturally dominated by many of its holiday deals, though the unstoppable Modern Warfare 2 sticks...


"In the context of a digital download store (where each item "sold" does not deplete inventory), ..."

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Weekly PC Sales: Left 4 Dead by Modern Warfare 2, Dragon Age, Borderlands and Torchlight

By Chris Faylor, Nov 18, 2009 2:20pm PST

Update: According to Big Download and Blue's News, Left 4 Dead 2 pre-orders were listed as Steam's second top-grossing game for the week of 11/8 -...


"If the choice comes between Halo and Call of Duty Vs Half-Life and Galactic Civilizations then ..."

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Activision Boasts Modern Warfare 2 Sales Figures, Broken Records

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 18, 2009 11:40am PST

Publisher Activision continues to toot its own horn over the recent release of Infinity Ward's Call of Duty 2 Modern Warfare 2 with new figures for...


"Right, but such a passage is nowhere to be found in the license agreement as far as I can tell - ..."

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