Gaming

PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS is World’s 6th Most Popular PC Game, According to Newzoo

PLAYERUNKOWN’S Battlegrounds could be even more popular than previously thought, according to statistics released from Newzoo today. PUBG is also currently the most popular PC game in Japan – edging out League of Legendsby a full 5 percent. Newzoo revealed key numbers, using its PC Game Tracker, which show that the up-and-coming Battle Royale-esque shooter is played by 10.8 percent of all core ... Read More »

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop Launched in India Starting Rs. 1,29,999

After first unveiling it at an event in New York earlier this year, Acer has now launched the Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop in India. The laptop is priced starting at Rs. 1,29,999 and is now available to buy exclusively on Flipkart. Announced first during the [email protected] global press conference in New York, the laptop features the company’s new AeroBlade 3D ... Read More »

Are you a gamer? Here are 4 best gaming laptops for the ultimate experience

NEW DELHI: The gaming market in India is growing at a rapid pace and consumers in India nowadays are showing more inclination towards the latest gaming tech. Gaming is emerging as a compelling segment of entertainment in India today. Gamers who are looking for best gaming laptops, with high-performance hardware that allows you to play video games at any resolution, ... Read More »

I built my own PC and it was super easy – here’s how to do it

In the summer of 2016, I decided to build my own computer – specifically one that can handle running high-resolution video games.I could’ve just bought a ready-made PC from Asus or Alienware, two of the most well-known gaming PC brands. But I like the idea of choosing the parts that go into my computer so I know exactly how much they ... Read More »

Why one of gaming start-up Razer’s early backers almost walked away

Gaming hardware company Razer might be targeting up to a $5 billion listing in Hong Kong according to media reports, but one of the start-up’s early backers wasn’t initially delighted with its business proposition. Razer — a Singapore-founded company based in the U.S — is best known for its gaming mice, as well as other related gaming hardware and software. ... Read More »

This week in games: For Honor gets dedicated servers, Destiny 2 PC beta dates revealed

We did it—we made it through July, the most boring month of the year. I hope you all enjoyed your vacation. Things are ramping back up for the fall though, as this week Dying Lightannounces ten new pieces of DLC (three years after release), Wolfenstein IIsends a quarterback to space, Bungie announces the Destiny 2 beta dates, For Honor gets (surprise!) dedicated servers, Mighty No. 9 continues to ... Read More »

Lunar nanobots could bring AR gaming to the moon

  This nanobot concept could take gaming all the way to the moon. Lunatix If the European Space Agency has its way, gaming is going to be out of this world. Lunatix, a company created by a team of space engineers, developed a camera-equipped, jumping nanobot that would be used in augmented reality scenarios on the moon. Gamers would control ... Read More »

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56, RX Vega 64 GPUs, and Threadripper 1900X Announced

HIGHLIGHTS The Radeon RX Vega GPUs use high-speed stacked HBM2 memory Radeon Pack bundles were designed to dissuade cryptocurrency miners The new Ryzen Threadripper 1900X has 8 cores and 16 threads AMD has formally announced a return to the enthusiast-class gaming space with new graphics cards based on its next-generation Vega architecture. The new AMD Radeon RX Vega series takes on Nvidia’shigher-end GeForce GTX ... Read More »

Video game releases for August 2017

Here are the top video game releases for the month of August 2017. Check out the list we put together of our most anticipated games of 2017 and subscribe to Polygon’s YouTube channel for more gaming videos. Also, here are the free games you get this month with an Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus subscription. For your movies and TV, here’s what is coming to and leaving the major streaming services next ... Read More »

Raunchy sex comedy game House Party briefly removed from PC store Steam

In House Party, you play as a man who meets, smooth talks and flirts with multiple women. (Eek! Games) A sex comedy video game called House Party was briefly removed from Steam, North America’s largest online store for PC games, sparking debate over its policies on nudity and sexual content. In House Party, by Florida-based Eek! Games, you play a man socializing with the ... Read More »