Monthly Archives: February 2019

OrionX2 Dual System Extreme Overclocked PC – Intel Core i9 7980XE & Intel Core i7 9700K

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The 8Pack series comprises the absolute pinnacle of complete PC systems, replete with ultra high-end equipment and designed by the number 1 worldwide overclocking champion, the multi-world record holder Ian “8Pack” Parry. With a knack for electronics and a steady hand this Englishman, backed by a team of experienced professionals at Overclockers UK, created every one of these systems bearing his name from the ground up, and thus the ultimate in premium overclocked systems came to be.

CORSAIR Launches DOMINATOR PLATINUM RGB DDR4 Memory

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CORSAIR, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced the launch of DOMINATOR PLATINUM RGB DDR4 Memory, raising the bar once again for premium, world-class DRAM. DOMINATOR PLATINUM RGB delivers the high performance that custom PC enthusiasts demand for their cutting-edge systems, while renewing the celebrated and iconic design of DOMINATOR PLATINUM. A fully updated aluminum heatspreader, hand-sorted memory chips, frequencies up to a record-setting 4,800MHz, and individually addressable RGB lighting – a first for a DOMINATOR PLATINUM module – combine to create DDR4 memory that’s in a class of its own.

TEAMGROUP’s T-FORCE XCALIBUR RGB Wins Award

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T-FORCE gaming memory from TEAMGROUP goes beyond the limit and receives international awards again. After receiving COMPUTEX Golden Pin Design Award last year, T-FORCE XCALIBUR RGB gaming memory has won the iF International Design Award again earlier this year. The award-winning T-FORCE XCALIBUR RGB gaming memory has the Taiwan utility model patent (number: M565883). This memory is incomparable as a king’s sword and it shines globally with its excellent all-round design.

GALAX Preparing Tiny GeForce RTX 2060 and RTX 2070 for Japanese Market

NEWS

GALAX is currently working on GeForce RTX 2060 and RTX 2070 cards that weigh in at only 17.5 cm long, although they will be distributed exclusively by Kurouto Shikou for the Japanese market.

NZXT and Blizzard Launch H500 Overwatch Special Edition Mid-Tower Case

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NZXT and Blizzard Entertainment have joined forces to deliver a PC chassis made for gamers who are passionate about building and showing off their own rigs—and also throwing in some flavor from their favorite games. The new, special edition H500 Overwatch Edition mid-tower showcases NZXT’s signature design with a sleek look that any hero would be proud to have in their arsenal. Featuring an all-steel construction in black, a cable management system for streamlined building, and a luminous Overwatch logo on the front panel, this special H500 chassis is perfect for the Overwatch player looking to outfit their rig for battle.

Noctua CPU Coolers Now Include AM4 Mounting at No Extra Cost

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Noctua today announced that all of its current multi-socket desktop CPU coolers, such as the popular NH-D15, NH-U14S and NH-U12S, now also include installation hardware for the AM4 socket of AMD’s Ryzen processors. Although Noctua introduced its dedicated SE-AM4 models in early 2017 and has provided free-of-charge upgrade kits ever since the launch of the AM4 platform, the updates of the existing multi-socket models now allow customers to install them on all current mainstream sockets without ordering extra mounting kits. As suggested retail prices remain unchanged, the updates come at no extra cost to the customers.

EK and MSI Partner Up to Bring You the MSI Geforce RTX Seahawk EK X

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The MSI RTX SEA HAWK EK X models come with a factory fitted water block made by EK Water Blocks. The water block is CNC machined from high-quality copper cold plate which is then nickel-plated. The top is made of quality acrylic glass-like material with an aesthetic aluminum cover plate designed with an added carbon-fiber pattern. The block is further complemented by Digital (addressable) RGB LED lightning that is controlled via the MSI Mystic Light software.

A Legend Reborn: Classic Design Meets Unrivaled Technology in the Logitech G MX518

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You asked for it, we did it. Over the years, our community has consistently asked us to bring back the legendary Logitech G MX518, which many consider to be the finest gaming mouse of all time.

Intel Releases First 4.0 GHz Pentium, Several Other Entry Level SKUs

NEWS

Back in the NetBurst days, the Pentium family of processors reached their highest clock speed to date with various SKUs of the Pentium 4 running at 3.8 GHz. At the time there were plans for a 4.0 GHz model, but it was cancelled and Intel moved to the Core family instead. Since then, there have been many Intel CPUs that have run at or above 4.0 GHz, but none have carried the Pentium name until now.

ENERMAX Unleashes a Power Beast, MAXREVO 1800W PSU

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ENERMAX, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-end power supplies, announces the launch of MAXREVO 1800, a heavyweight 1800 watt power supply with peak power up to incredible 1900 watt. Characterized by the high-performance transformer, high-density PCB, and FMQ topology, MAXREVO 1800 PSU achieves a housing depth of only 180mm without sacrificing efficiency or performance, compared to its peers that normally come in 220 mm deep. Furthermore, 6 powerful +12V rails and 12 PCI-E connectors provide powerful output capabilities without compromising hardware safety. Specially designed for multi-GPU rigs, video editing workstations, industrial PC, and servers, MAXREVO 1800 is ready to quench the thirst of power-demanding systems.

EK Releases Vector RTX Series Water Blocks for ASUS ROG Strix Series Graphics Cards

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EK Water Blocks, the Slovenia based water cooling gear manufacturer, is introducing its new generation of high-performance water blocks specially designed for ROG Strix GeForce RTX series graphics cards, based on Turing graphics processor. The EK-Vector Strix RTX series water blocks feature four integrated LED sources, two located in the terminal cover and one LED strip on each end of the water block.

The Sims 4: StrangerVille Official Reveal Trailer

GAMING

Start your investigation and solve the mystery of a desert town that holds a deep, dark secret in The Sims 4 StrangerVille.

Kingdom Hearts III – Accolades Trailer

GAMING

Fans and critics have fallen in love with KINGDOM HEARTS III! Join Sora’s journey that spans across Disney and Pixar worlds, and experience the excitement and power of KINGDOM HEARTS!

Eternity: The Last Unicorn – Release Date Trailer

GAMING

 

Eternity: The Last Unicorn is a fully featured action RPG inspired by tales from Norse mythology with classic game mechanics that bring a nostalgic feeling to players. Coming to PS4 on March 5th, 2019!

 

First Look at Nintendo Labo

NEWS

Get ready to Make, Play and Discover with Nintendo Labo! Nintendo Labo is a new line of interactive build-and-play experiences that combine DIY creations with the magic of Nintendo Switch. Available on April 20, 2018!

Trine 2: Complete Story – Launch Trailer – Nintendo Switch

GAMING

Trine 2: Complete Story is a beautiful, award-winning sidescrolling game of action, puzzles and platforming! Play as the three Heroes – Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief – and join their adventure through dangers untold in a fantastical fairytale world of tragic princesses

The Logitech G MX518 Is Here

NEWS

Well, almost. You can now pre-order it. The rumoured and later confirmed resurrection of the 2005 classic is back, and Logitech is offering this reincarnated piece of pure nostalgia at the attractive price point of only $60. As this is for a modern mouse with modern hardware, it’s not a bad price.

Dick Wilde 2 – Launch Trailer | PS4, PS VR

GAMING

A toxic outbreak has been unleashed, mutating the wildlife in the rivers and lakes! Pair up with friends in co-op mode and take on the deadly ooze and its disgusting dwellers.

Old Man’s Journey Xbox/Win10 Launch Trailer

GAMING

Old Man’s Journey by Broken Rules will be available March 4th. Pre-order starts now!

DIRT RALLY 2.0 Launch Trailer

GAMING

From piloting legendary rally cars through the fast and flowing mixed surfaces of Poland, to fighting for first place in an FIA World Rallycross Championship Supercar, to conquering tricky weather conditions in the Porsche 911 RGT Rally Spec – our launch trailer showcases the breadth of challenge on officer. With new features including improved handling, stage degradation and tyre choice, DiRT Rally 2.0 brings the most immersive and truly off-road racing experience ever.

Huawei P30 Incoming March 26th

NEWS

A year after the release of the quite successful P20, Huawei is heading back to the place of previous success with their new flagship. March 26 the world will see the P30 in all it’s glory!

Daggerhood – Launch Trailer

GAMING

Daggerhood set his sights on stealing the King’s gold. Every man should have a skill and for Vincent S. Daggerhood, that skill was thieving. Armed with a dagger he can throw and reclaim by teleporting to its current position, he’s going to need your help!

Resident Evil 2: The Ghost Survivors Launch Trailer

GAMING

Change the fate of three lost souls and take on new dangers in alternate, ‘what if’ scenarios for Resident Evil 2.

AVENGERS: NO ROAD HOME | Launch Trailer

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The team that brought you AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER re-unite for an all-new weekly AVENGERS adventure! Night has fallen across the universe. Now seven Avengers – and one new addition – journey forth to bring back the light. But when the threat they face has destroyed even the Gods…will anyone make it home?

 

FINAL FANTASY IX – Launch Trailer (Nintendo Switch)

GAMING

Join Zidane, Vivi and Quina and more on an unforgettable journey in FINAL FANTASY IX, out now on Nintendo Switch.