Gaming

HP Pavilion Gaming 15 review: Solid build, premium looks, robust performance from Rs 70,990

If you are in the market for a gaming laptop, some of the popular choices come from Asus, MSI. Acer and Dell’s Alienware. These brands offer unparalleled number of options in the given price range and hence, you are spoilt for choices. However, HP has also jumped in the gaming laptop bandwagon in India since the last few years with ... Read More »

5 trends that define the online gaming sector in India

India’s economy might be slowing down, but its online gaming industry is going through a boom never seen before. Riding on the mobile and internet revolution sweeping the country, online gaming now cuts across ages and socio-economic groups. Nearly 60 percent of India’s online gamers are below the age of 24, according to industry estimates. Young internet users have a higher propensity to play ... Read More »

How Omnia Media Is Crushing the YouTube Gaming World

When you need an example of a media company that owns some of the world’s top YouTube gaming channels, look no further than Omnia Media. Launched in 2013 as a gaming MCN, the digital-first company now creates both original and sponsored content for millennial and Gen Z communities who are passionate about video games. Omnia boasts the largest global video network ... Read More »

MSI GT76 DT-9SG Titan Gaming Laptop Review

There are thin-and-light “gaming lifestyle” laptops that can actually be carried around every day, and then there are “musclebook” models that are designed solely for power with no priority whatsoever given to weight or bulk. MSI’s latest flagship model, the GT76 DT-9SG Titan, falls squarely and unapologetically into that latter category. It weighs over 4kg (not counting the two enormous ... Read More »

The worst villain in gaming lurks in a hugely popular match-3 game

Who is the worst villain in gaming? Whatever clever answer you have is wrong. There is a truly malicious presence I must warn you about. That’s right, I’m talking about Austin the rat bastard butler from Gardenscapes and Homescapes. If you’re not one of the millions of people who play Gardenscapes and Homescapes, you’d probably recognize how to play it immediately if you saw it. It’s ... Read More »

The biggest PC gaming stories of the week

Welcome to another weekly news round up. We’ve seen alien invasions, a few fun controversies, and footage that may have ruined Toy Story for us forever. Let’s get to it. • GTA’s new Casino update is unavailable in more than 50 countries Games continue to run afoul of differing regional approaches to gambling rules. Regulators are still making their minds up about ... Read More »

Forward Gaming Shutters Doors Ahead of TI9

“With a heavy heart I regret to announce that Forward Gaming ceases to exist. As of today, all employees’ contracts are being released and our players become free agents,” Dashtoyan wrote in a Twitlonger post. He also revealed that he had to “close the company with the debt remaining owed to the players,” to the tune of $36,000 in prize ... Read More »

Build your own Prime Day gaming PC for $770

There’s a tradition we have at PC Gamer where we try to build a great gaming PC for as little as possible every Amazon Prime Day and Black Friday. This year, the deals on components are quite strong, and no doubt the arrival of new AMD CPUs and GPUs has helped push down prices on existing parts. Just because parts are now ... Read More »

The Best Gaming Routers of 2019

When it comes to gaming routers, speed kills. GETTY There is one thing that is the enemy of all gamers everywhere, and it’s not that kid in Fortnite who seems to be able to snipe you from across the map as soon as you touch down in Tilted Towers. It’s lag. Gamers know the scenario well—you’re deep into a match, ... Read More »

Bocchi joins Gravity Gaming, leaves within six hours

Gravity Gaming announced that “Bocchi” would join its team as a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate player on July 6. Less than six hours later, Bocchi tweeted that she had already parted ways with the organization. Hello everyone. Me and @GRV_NA after further discussion have decided to not sign a contract. It was nothing against their org and just me, as i believe i was too hasty ... Read More »