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New Xbox One X Charging Station by Fosmon Gives Gamers 28 Hours of Consecutive Play | Games industry press releases

Dual conductive charging station offers battery free experience and makes the perfect gift for that special gamer p>WOODBURY, MN (OCTOBER 19, 2017) – Fosmon, the leading supplier of electronic accessories for more than 10 years, today announced its Fosmon Dual Conductive Charging Station compatible with the new Xbox One X. The convenient station charges up to two controllers on contact, providing up to 28 hours of gameplay per charge. Fosmon’s Charging Station is one of …

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HHS Gamer’s Club lets game enthusiasts flourish in social setting – News – Hannibal Courier – Post – Hannibal, MO

Now in it’s fifth year at the school, the Hannibal High School Gamer’s Club has had a catalyzing effect on its members, who now gather in Brock Sousa’s room once per week to enjoy shared interests. Eric Dundon Hannibal Courier-Post managing editor @HCPEditor Just after the final bell releases students for the day on Thursdays at Hannibal High School, room 102 is the place to be. Quickly, a group of sophomores launch into an …

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Staunton’s Greater Good Gaming wants to change the way you think about video gamers

STAUNTON – You open your eyes and glance at the clock sitting on the bedside table. It’s 4 a.m. You turn your head in the direction of the doorway and glance down the hallway. You can hear it. That faint familiar sound you have come to know so well. As you put on your robe and make your way to your child’s bedroom you see the flickering light seeping through the cracks of his door.  You take …

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Valve were told that Portal would only appeal to “female gamers”

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube When Valve showed Portal to publishers and distributors ahead of the release of the Orange Box, they were warned again and again that the game would have limited appeal. “We were often told that we’d made a game that would really appeal just to female gamers, or to people who weren’t into shooters, and so on,” Valve’s Robin Walker tells Rock, Paper, Shotgun. Will we ever see Left 4 Dead …

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Gamers duel at Chattanooga’s inaugural TenGig Festival [photos]

Gallery: Gamers duel at Chattanooga’s inaugural TenGig Festival The University of Tennessee may have lost its video-game matchup Saturday, but downtown Chattanooga benefited by attracting hundreds of gamers from a burgeoning industry expected to finish the year with $700 million in revenue. Welcome to the world of eSports, the industry of professional and collegiate gamers who convened this weekend for competitive play at Memorial Auditorium, discussion panels and other social events at the city’s inaugural …

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FIFA 18 Price SHOCK: PS4, Xbox One gamers can buy new game for just £25 if they do THIS

EA SPORTS FIFA 18 Price SHOCK: PS4, Xbox One gamers can buy new game for just £25 if they do THIS FIFA 18 was released last Friday and by all accounts, it’s proving to be a real crowd pleaser on PS4 and Xbox One. Even the FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch version of the game, for all its many flaws, looks to be getting some decent review scores. However, if you’re yet to pick …

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Some Gamers’ Lifestyles Could Be Deadly « CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Just about everybody plays video games, they’re an accepted part of our tech-connected life. But the billion dollar industry may also be making some players sick, or worse. As CBS2’s Dick Brennan reported, some people are even dying to play. “You’re streaming for 8 to 10 hours during the day,” Joe Marino said. Playing video games was Marino’s life and livelihood. “You’re not getting up and leaving your desk, because that’s …

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‘Lady Beast’ fights for girl gamers in Japan

Visitors to the Tokyo Game Show are left in little doubt they are entering a male-dominated world. In her online world, she is “Lady Beast”, deftly operating her green monster Blanka in dizzying hand-to-hand streetfighting combat on the global professional gaming circuit. In real life, she is Yuko Momochi, a 31-year-old slender Japanese woman with short hair dyed light brown, who is hoping to encourage more girls into the male-dominated world of professional gaming. …

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Gamers give their verdicts after being among the first in the UK to try the Xbox One X

The Xbox One X is nearly here – and fans in the UK have just been able to play it for the first time. People at the EGX games expo in Birmingham have been playing demos of new games for the follow-up to the Xbox One. Microsoft promise a more powerful processor which will be able to run games in 4K ultra-HD. Here’s what gamers thought – after being some of the first in the …

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Cryptocurrency miners are the heroes gamers don’t want but AMD need

You’re probably just as sick of this whole cryptocurrency mining thing as the rest of us PC gamers. The latest crypto gold rush has seen prices spiralling out of control for new and second-hand graphics cards, and has made it all but impossible to buy a decent AMD GPU, whether that be old Polaris or new Vega. If you’ve managed to find a new graphics card you’ll want a one of the best gaming monitors …

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Xbox gamers are now playing against PS4 players in Fortnite

Microsoft first announced support for cross-platform play at E3 last year, but Sony has been hesitant to enable it. Eurogamer reports that Reddit users have noticed that Epic’s co-op survival game, Fortnite, has been quietly updated to support cross-platform play between Xbox One and PS4 players. An Epic Games spokesperson confirmed to the The Verge that this was an unintended mistake. “We had a configuration issue and it has now been corrected.” Earlier this year, …

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The Nintendo Switch is hiding a HUGE treat for nostalgic gamers, hackers claim

NINTENDO has allegedly hidden a secret function inside the Switch console which will delight fans of its retro consoles. It’s been claimed that every Switch has a hidden “emulator” which will allow gamers to play titles which were first released on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in the 1980s. Getty Images The Nintendo Switch is the gaming firm’s flagship console Getty Images The Nintendo NES was first released in Europe way back in 1986   …

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Scientists discover ‘game journalists’ and ‘pro gamers’ actually distinct species

Biology textbooks are being hastily rewritten today following the discovery of what appears to be two entirely new and distinct species of gaming professional. Previously thought to be just one singular species, biologists have now discovered that in fact the ‘game journalist’ and the ‘pro gamer’ are functionally distinct in several important ways. “With new technology, we were able to scan beyond just the surface stuff like the videos and the livestreams and really take …

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At More US Colleges, Video Gamers Get The Varsity Treatment « CBS Detroit

By COLLIN BINKLEY, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — In some ways, they’re like typical college athletes. They’re on varsity teams. They train for hours between classes. Some get hefty scholarships. But instead of playing sports, they’re playing video games. Varsity gaming teams with all the trappings of sports teams are becoming increasingly common as colleges tap into the rising popularity of competitive gaming. After initially keeping its distance, even the NCAA is now considering whether it …

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Gigabyte’s sales slump is bad news for PC gamers everywhere

Gigabyte are one of just a handful of companies synonymous with PC gaming and components. Sadly, Gigabyte are seeing yet another period of low motherboard sales in their tumultuous history, the last ending with Asus stepping in with an attempt to bail the company out. DigiTimes reports this unfortunate downward trend is expected to continue on into 2018. Need a new board? Here are our picks for best gaming motherboards right now. Gigabyte have been …

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