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Browser games to make up 15% of PC gaming 2017 revenues

PC gaming owes a portion of its yearly global revenues to browser-based games like Runescape and Drakensang Online.     The PC gaming segment isn’t just about high-end 4K visuals, thread-ripping CPUs and the most powerful video cards–it has an accessible side to it where anyone can jump in and play even with older laptops and hardware. The PC browser market is filled with free-to-play games with freemium-style microtransactions that earn quite a bit of …

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Agony has 15 minutes of uncensored body horror for you

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Sometimes a game comes along with a name that tells you everything, and Agony is one of those. If you fancy crawling through a literal hell composed of mashed and contorted human beings, chased by horned monsters, this is the one for you. Read more: the best horror games on PC. There’s a lengthy new gameplay video doing the rounds that shows you exactly the kind of Dante-esque horror you’re …

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Acer Aspire VX 15 Gaming Notebook Review

Share. A great choice for gamers on a budget. By Seth G. Macy Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy the product, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. The Acer Aspire VX 15 is of part the company’s new line of budget gaming laptops, which are basically de-tuned versions …

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15 games that could surprise us at E3 2017

Between leaks and creeping marketing campaigns that begin with blurry Instagram pics and wind through months of behind-the-scenes videos, there seems to be a coordinated effort not to surprise us at E3. We’re pretty confident we already know quite a few of the games that’ll appear at this year’s press conferences. But surely not all of them. Surprises still do happen. Not to spoil anything, because we truly don’t know what this year’s surprises will …

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Gigabyte’s AERO 15 gaming laptop comes close to displaying the correct colors

The Gigabyte AERO 15 seen here is your usual gaming laptop, but with a twist — a color-corrected screen. While Retina displays on Macs have become the gold standard for laptop displays, Windows machines have instead opted for absurd amounts of pixels or touchscreens — with inconsistent color reproduction and color gamut. Razer is trying to fill this gap with their Blade THX edition and Gigabyte just brought in their entry with the new AERO 15. …

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15 Insanely Cheap PC Games That’ll Give You Bang for Your Buck

PC gaming has never been as popular as it is today, with one of the huge draws being deep experiences with a very small price tag, and that’s if there is even one to begin with. From newer indie titles developed by a single person to older huge studio productions that you can get for cheap, the PC is a platform that excels at being diverse in its offerings for gamers that don’t want to …

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Zynga to rally 15 percent on a mobile gaming turnaround, analyst says

Investors should buy Zynga shares because the company’s new management team will improve its financial results, according to Piper Jaffray, which raised its rating on mobile gaming company to overweight from neutral. “We have confidence in management as most of the key players have come out of Electronic Arts and are following the same turnaround playbook that EA successfully implemented,” analyst Michael Olson wrote in a note to clients Tuesday. “2017 will be a year …

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Asus Strix 15 GL502VS Gaming Laptop Review

We’ve reviewed two different Asus Strix gaming laptops so far: the Strix 15 GL502VM-DB71 and the Strix 17 GL702VM-DB71. They were basically the same laptop, just with different displays (15.6″ and 17.3″). We were particularly impressed with the Strix 15’s thermals and price to performance, which earned it our Editor Recommended award. When Asus sent us another iteration of the Strix 15 with a shiny new makeover and beefier specs, we couldn’t wait to test …

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NVIDIA CEO Was Delighted By The Nintendo Switch In A Way No Other Console Did In 15 Years

The Nintendo Switch release also marked the return of NVIDIA into the console space, as the new Nintendo console is powered by the Tegra chip. In a recent financial call, the NVIDIA CEO explained how his company came to work with Nintendo on its latest console. NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang recently revealed that the Nintendo Switch delighted him in a way that no other console did in the past 10, 15 years. Somebody asked me …

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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 review: A gaming laptop at a decidedly non-gaming price

Inexpensive gaming laptops. They’re the order of the day, with component prices reaching new lows and non-gaming companies putting out quality products at a bargain. A few years back we were hyped about Lenovo’s selling its Y50 for $1,200. Now? You can pick up a Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming notebook for $850. That’s with a 1050 Ti thrown in. Sure, it might not be the most powerful gaming laptop, but getting a system with …

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$15 off Nier: Automata, $50 off Xbox One S Bundles, and more of the best gaming deals

This week on Polygon Deals, we rounded up discounts on hardware — like Xbox One S bundles and Asus gaming notebooks — but also super fun things you probably don’t need but will want to buy anyway. Halo Covenant Needler Blaster, anyone? Perhaps our very favorite deal is 25 percent off Nier: Automata for PlayStation 4, which you can get on Amazon and the PlayStation Store. Without further ado, here are the rest of our …

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Gigabyte’s Aero 15 has business looks with gaming power – The Mercury News

The problem with gaming laptops, according to Andy Chu, product manager for Gigabyte’s laptop group, is that though they have the power to run some of the most demanding games, but they aren’t necessarily the best for mobility or productivity. They can handle titles such as “Battlefield 1,” but when it comes to outputting video or taking the machine on the road, gaming laptops fall short. That’s where Gigabyte’s Aero 15 comes in. The latest …

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Hands-on: Gigabyte’s Aero 15 pushes gaming laptop to new limits

So you want to get your game on and you want to take it with you, too? Gigabyte promises to feed that need with the new Aero 15 laptop. Announced Tuesday, our hands-on gives a first peek at how Gigabyte managed to jam the latest hardware into a 15-inch laptop that’s legitimately portable. Featuring a 1920×1080 screen with a matte anti-glare finish, the panel is VA (Vertical Alignment) rather than the more common IPS or TN …

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Final Fantasy 15 update 1.09 LIVE on PlayStation 4, PS4 Pro and Xbox One | Gaming | Entertainment

The new Final Fantasy 15 update was confirmed for release by Square Enix last week and has now been launched on PlayStation 4, PS4 Pro and Xbox One. The new patch could come in very handy for those playing Final Fantasy XV on the Sony Pro console, a new stable mode is part of the update, which should help solve some major frame rate issues. One of the main features of Final Fantasy 15 update …

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Feature-length RuneScape documentary gets Zezima on camera, celebrates 15 years of MMO

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Everyone played RuneScape at some point, right? I remember when I first stepped into its confusing MMO world. I followed this high-level player around until they gave me a rune battleaxe to sell, like an absolute pest. I sold it and got a bunch of gold. It was great.  If you’re sick of looking back, check out our list of the best new MMOs.  Later on, I made a new …

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