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Normally when you see Bosco in the title, it tends to be in relation to a contest. However, and unfortunately, now is not one of those times. Some of you may be aware, but for the majority who aren't, Bosco and his family live in the Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada, area, which has recently been hit with some massive flooding. Sadly, Bosco...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2018 09:59AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

This year's E3 is just weeks away and so Ubisoft has teased some of what we can expect. There will be updates on Beyond Good & Evil 2, The Division 2, Skull and Bones, Starlink: Battle and Atlas, and Transference. We can also expect new content for For Honor as well. Naturally we can also expect there to be some surprise announcements, so you wi...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2018 09:58AM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Far Cry 5 Getting Hours of Darkness DLC on June 5

It was back in February when Ubisoft revealed the DLC that would be part of Far Cry 5's Season Pass, and now we have some release information for them. First up is the Hours of Darkness DLC that will take players to the jungles of Vietnam on Jun 5. This expansion will allow players to bring Vietnam-era weapons, including the M16, SVD sniper rifl...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2018 06:42AM PST | bp9801

The week is winding down, but not before there are a couple items for you to check out today. We have a look at the IOGear HVER RGB Gaming Keyboard, featuring rubber dome keys, RGB lighting, multiple profiles to match whatever games you want, and so much more. If you instead prefer building your own keyboard, we have the second part of the build...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2018 06:15AM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Battlefield V Announced with October 19 Launch

After a teaser website was discovered, EA has announced Battlefield V and its release date is October 19. This next entry in the series will take players to World War II and will allow them to tow stationary weapons, build fortifications, and even repair structures. Those interested in the multiplayer will see 65-player Conquest return and will ...

Comments (0) | May 23, 2018 11:03AM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Horror Game Agony Will Have Roguelite Survival Mode

Next week the horror game Agony will release and in addition to its story tasking the player to explore Hell, searching for an escape, it will also have Agaony Mode, a roguelite survival mode. Players will be placed in procedurally generated, labyrinth-like chambers with only one life and quests to complete. The experience only ends when you die...

Comments (0) | May 23, 2018 08:42AM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Kingdom Come: Deliverance DLC Roadmap Revealed

Launched back in February, Kingdom Come: Deliverance has had its DLC roadmap revealed. Some of the DLC on the calendar is already marked as being free, including a Hardcore Mode slated to come this Summer. It looks like the From the Ashes DLC should also be arriving in the Summer, based on the line drawn between it and the timeline.

According t...

Comments (1) | May 23, 2018 08:05AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Next week the closed beta for The Crew 2 will begin, and ahead of it the game's system requirements have been revealed, along with video settings. The minimum requirements, targeting 1920x1080 at 30 FPS using the Low preset, are an Intel Core i5-2400 or AMD FX-6100 with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 or AMD HD 7870 along with 6 GB of system RAM. The ...

Comments (0) | May 23, 2018 06:29AM PST | bp9801

The middle of the week is upon us, with a couple of items for you to check out. We have a look at the Corsair K63 Wireless Mechanical Gaming Keyboard and Lapboard Combo, offering a wireless variant of a mechanical keyboard that's perfect on the desk or on the Lapboard for some couch gaming. Our other item for the day takes a look at AMD FreeSync...

Comments (0) | May 22, 2018 06:36AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

When the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities were first discovered, some likely guessed it was only the beginning as more researchers would start investigating out-of-order/speculative execution methods to find more still vulnerabilities. Now we know one more has been found, the Speculative Store Buffer Bypass CVE, and it could be used to gain ...

Comments (0) | May 22, 2018 06:27AM PST | bp9801

A new day is upon us, with a couple of items along the way for you to check out. We have a review of the Corsair K63 Wireless Mechanical Keyboard and Lapboard review, offering a solid option to game from your couch without having to deal with cables getting all over the place. Still on the keyboard note, we have an article taking a look at how t...

Comments (0) | May 21, 2018 09:05AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Grinding Gear Games, the developers of free-to-play ARPG Path of Exile have stated today Chinese publisher Tencent has acquired a majority stake in the company. Tencent is one of the largest game publishers in the world and owns other popular franchises like League of Legends and Clash of Clans. While Tencent may have a majority stake in the com...

Comments (0) | May 21, 2018 08:09AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

We are approaching the half-year mark after the public reveal of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities on almost all modern CPUs, Intel, AMD, and ARM, and yet researchers are still finding new ways to use them. In this latest example, researchers were able to compromise the security of a portion of your memory that is supposed to be reserved ...

Comments (0) | May 21, 2018 06:35AM PST | bp9801

A new week is here, the final full week of the month, actually. We have several items for today, starting off with a look at the best monitors you can get in 2018 right now based on whatever you might need. There's a review of the Creative Outlier Black Bluetooth Headset to see how the audio and comfort compare when you're wearing it. If you're ...

Comments (0) | May 19, 2018 06:36AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

For anyone who enjoyed the game To the Moon, including myself, there was some pretty cool news revealed yesterday. Kan Gao, director and composer for Freebird Games, shared on YouTube that the game is becoming an animated feature film. Details on the production are somewhat light at the moment, though he states it is a collaborate project betwee...

Comments (0) | May 19, 2018 05:57AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

On Thursday it was announced that the publisher Gannett was purchasing WordStream, a developer of online marketing software that also manages paid-search advertising services. The deal had Gannett paying $130 million in cash with up to another $20 million being paid if certain revenue targets are made. This purchase looks to strength the data-dr...

Comments (0) | May 18, 2018 06:32AM PST | bp9801

Friday is upon us, with a few items for you to check out today before the weekend begins. There's a review of the CHERRY MX Board 5.0 Mechanical Keyboard that sports Red switches, white LED backlighting, and a classic design that's sure to look good while you're working or saving the galaxy. If you're looking for a new monitor, perhaps the Samsu...

Comments (0) | May 17, 2018 10:37AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Last week it was revealed Valve would be putting out a couple Steam related apps for iOS and Android, and today the Steam Link beta app for Android is up on the Play Store for you to try out. With this app you should be able to stream your games from your desktop to your Android device, provided it is on the same network and connected using Ethe...

Comments (0) | May 17, 2018 06:16AM PST | Grilka8050
Neverwinter Siege Event Returns

Starting tomorrow, the two-week-long Siege begins in Neverwinter. This is one of my favorite events because it has so many good rewards! 

If you have a low-level character, this event is a great way to power level your toon. The mobs are all Level 60, and you are bumped up/down to Level 60, so if you are lower level, you can get a lot of XP fro...

Comments (0) | May 16, 2018 10:27AM PST | Guest_Jim_*
The Crew 2 Closed Beta from May 31 to June 4

The Crew 2, sequel to the 2014 title, The Crew, will be having a closed beta from May 31 to June 4 across PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. Those who get into the beta will have access to the first level of the progression system and get to compete in the first four disciplines: street race; rally race; powerboat; and aerobatics. The Fast-Fav fea...

Comments (0) | May 16, 2018 07:48AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

If you are a fan of the Metro series of games, you may be disappointed to learn the net installment, Metro Exodus, has been pushed to Q1 2019. Previously it was expected to launch late this year, but like with many games, the release date has slipped some.

This news comes in THQ Nordic's Q1 2018 press release covering its business growth, which...

Comments (0) | May 16, 2018 07:35AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Last week it was leaked and this week it was announced, RAGE 2 has had some information published on Bethesda's site, telling us more about what will be going on in this sequel. You will be playing as Walker, the last Ranger of Vineland, fighting against the tyrannical Authority on an Earth devastated by an asteroid. Pockets of humanity survived...

Comments (0) | May 16, 2018 06:36AM PST | bp9801

The middle of the week is here, with several items for you to check out. We have a comparison of the AMD Ryzen 5 2600 versus the Intel Core i5 8400 in 36 different games to see which one comes out on top to earn your hard-earned money. There's a review of the MSI B360 Gaming Plus motherboard so you can see if the mid-range Intel offerings will h...

Comments (0) | May 15, 2018 12:28PM PST | Guest_Jim_*

A nice consequence of Linux being open source is that additions to its code can be public before specific information about upcoming hardware components. AMD has recently added some 13,000 lines of code to the Linux kernel to add support for the Vega 20 GPU, which many interpret to be the 7 nm Vega destined for machine learning applications. Muc...

Comments (1) | May 15, 2018 12:16PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
F1 2018 Announced by Codemasters, Coming August 24

Today the next entry in Codemaster's F1 series was announced, F1 2018, and it is coming to PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 August 24. The new game builds on the most recent entry, F1 2017, and will add even more player requested features. Career mode will be expanded to let players delve deeper into the world of F1, a highly requested feature wi...

Comments (0) | May 15, 2018 07:34AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

For anyone looking forward to a Vega Nano graphics card, it looks like PowerColor has heard you. Last month an image appeared showing what appeared to be such a graphics cards card from PowerColor, and now PowerColor has apparently confirmed it will be bringing out an RX Vega 56 Nano Edition graphics card for those wanting a powerful GPU in a sh...

Comments (0) | May 15, 2018 06:23AM PST | bp9801

Another Tuesday is here, with a few items along the way for you to check out. We have a look at the best graphics cards of 2018 so far, as well as an analysis of the prices for video cards as of today. Prices have been in flux for a while, but hopefully, they're starting to drop for good and you can get that new upgrade you've been waiting for y...

Comments (0) | May 14, 2018 09:45AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

If you use your email for sending sensitive information and want to protect it, the OpenPGP and S/MIME standards used for end-to-end encryption have been broken. Security researchers have discovered two means of getting the decrypted information out of the message, and all they require is a copy of the encrypted message. The first method will di...

Comments (0) | May 14, 2018 09:26AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Last week an entry for the GTX 1180 appeared in the TechPowerUp GPU database and now we have some rumored specs for the GTX 1170. According to WCCFtech, it will feature 2688 CUDA cores with a 256-bit GDDR6 bus connected to 8 GB or 16 GB of the memory. This memory might come in slower than the GTX 1180, at only 12 Gbps. The core clock is supposed...

Comments (1) | May 14, 2018 09:14AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

After being leaked alongside other games, RAGE 2 has been officially announced by Bethesda, which has shared an announce trailer today, promising a gameplay reveal tomorrow. The announcement trailer itself lacks actual gameplay content in it, so if that is what you are looking for, you will probably want to check out Bethesda's YouTube page in t...

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