Gaming
Computing

Adata introduces the XPS SD700X, a fast and rugged external SSD for gamers

SSDs are more expensive than HDDs, and so they're not the most economical solution for high-volume storage. That usually rules out SSDs as external drives, but ADATA wants to change that with its new XPG SD700X 1TB external drive.
Gaming

New 'Star Wars Battlefront,' 'Need for Speed' games to be unveiled at EA Play 2017

Electronic Arts announced its featured lineup for the upcoming EA Play 2017 gaming event in Hollywood, revealing that attendees will get a first look at "the next Star Wars Battlefront and Need for Speed experiences."
Computing

Stormtrooper tower: Asus unveils a gaming desktop under the Strix brand

The Republic of Gamers arm of Asus introduced the Strix GD30 gaming desktop packing GeForce graphics and seventh-generation Intel Core CPUs. The desktop arrives in multiple configurations with up to 32GB of system memory and more.
Gaming

Telltale’s latest episode of ‘The Walking Dead’ exposes The New Frontier

Telltale Games announced the latest chapter of its episodic adventure game series The Walking Dead: Season 3 will launch by the end of March and fans can expect answers to many long-standing questions.
Gaming

Elgato Stream Deck promises a smoother streaming experience

Video capture hardware manufacturer Elgato has unveiled the Elgato Stream Deck, a live-stream-focused desktop keypad that maps common stream functions like scene-switching to customizable LED buttons.
Gaming

Release window for next God of War game possibly leaked by lead voice actor

Christopher Judge, most well known for his time in the long running Stargate SG1 show, may have leaked the release date for the upcoming God of War game, suggesting that it will arrive in 2017.
Gaming

Farewell, old friend: Blizzard retires Battle.net name after 21 years

Blizzard held true to its promise to rename its Battle.net service, finally ditching the 21-year-old moniker. In an effort to unify its naming conventions, it renamed the service to simply Blizzard.
Gaming

Australia reverses ban on ‘Outlast 2’ after worldwide edit of challenged scenes

Outlast 2, the highly anticipated survival-horror sequel, will be released in Australia, a week after the ratings board initially refused it classification. The controversial sexual content has seemingly been deleted worldwide.
Gaming

Professional animators comment on weird faces in 'Mass Effect Andromeda'

The strange facial animations some gamers have reported seeing in Mass Effect Andromeda, could be caused by a faulty automated script, rather than poor animations, according to a number of industry professionals.
Gaming

Make the Switch to these battery packs and breathe more life into your Zelda playtime

With the power of an external battery pack, you can drastically increase the portable life of your Nintendo Switch. Here's how to choose a solid battery pack for your new portable powerhouse, along with a few recommendations.
Gaming

‘Has-Been Heroes’ offers a unique and frustrating spin on roguelike genre for Switch players

Has-Been Heroes blends together the real-time strategy and action genres, but its chance-based difficulty limits the fun.
Product Review

Razer Blade (2017) Review

The ultra-sharp Razer Blade shaves off resolution to prolong powerful performance.