Tag Archives: PC

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

What to do about the ‘Windows 10 is no longer supported on this PC’ error

Owners of some Windows 10 laptops and tablets are crashing into a worrying roadblock when they try to install the Windows 10 Creators Update. Windows Update initially says the notebooks are compatible with the upgrade, but fails to install it after downloading the setup files, instead displaying the following message: “Windows 10 is no longer supported on this PC. Uninstall this ... Read More »

Amazon Prime Day 2017: The best tech, electronics, PC, and mobile deals

Amazon Prime Day is an official yearly event now—and Amazon’s pushing harder than ever for its summer sale to rival the likes of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. For 2017, the retailer has promised more deals, better discounts, and higher inventories. Amazon seems to be focusing solely on brand-new items this year: no more old, open-box items that suggest more ... Read More »

Amazon Prime Day 2017: We pick the best electronics, PC, and mobile deals

Amazon says that its Prime Day sale is July 11, but that’s not entirely true. Starting tonight at 6pm PT / 9pm ET, the first round of deals begin. For owners of Alexa-powered devices, it starts even earlier—select deals become available at 4pm PT / 7pm ET. We’ll be updating this page with the best all-day deals as they go ... Read More »

Xbox Ultimate Game Sale for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, and Xbox 360 Announced

HIGHLIGHTS Over 300 games will be on sale Xbox Live Gold subscribers get an additional 10 percent off The sale will include recent titles like Resident Evil 7 and Prey Microsoft has announced the Ultimate Game Sale for the Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, and Xbox 360. Taking place from June 30 to July 10, it’s four days longer than last year’s sale. The company is ... Read More »

Steam Summer Sale 2017 encore: The best PC game deals you don’t want to miss

It’s a long Independence Day weekend here in the United States. Heat, fireworks, and the smell of hot dogs are in the air. But Valve’s massive 2017 Steam Summer Sale ends on July 5, so before you grab those grill tongs and dash outside, plop down in front of your PC and sift through the best Steam Summer Sale deals ... Read More »

Destiny 2 on PC Is Exclusive to Battle.net and That’s Great. Here’s Why.

HIGHLIGHTS Steam may be convenient but the user experience is dated Valve’s new restrictive policies don’t bode well for consumers either The outrage over not using Steam goes against the PC as an open platform Destiny 2 for PC will be available on Blizzard’s Battle.net instead of Steam. There’s been a tremendous amount of outrage from the community due to ... Read More »