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EA president claims renewed focus on PC games
— 12:06 PM on March 10, 2011

In an interview with Gamasutra, EA president Frank Gibeau reveals that the company has a renewed focus on developing for the PC. A...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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The TR Hardware Survey 2: Survey harder
— 4:59 PM on March 9, 2011

Just over two years have passed since we carried out our very first hardware survey, in which we asked our readers to answer 15...

Poll Questions: • Processor • Number of CPU cores • Stock CPU clock speed • CPU socket type • Graphics processor • How much did your graphics card cost at the time of purchase? • Chipset • Motherboard brand • Memory size • Primary internal hard drive type: • Total internal hard drive storage capacity • Primary optical drive type • Sound card • Speaker config • Number of displays • Main display type • Main display size • Main display aspect ratio • Main display resolution • Do you have a stereoscopic 3D display and glasses? • Primary operating system • What mobile computers do you have?

Type: News story Tags: The Tech Report

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HD video of next-gen Unreal Engine 3 demo posted
— 6:00 AM on March 9, 2011

If you thought those next-gen Unreal Engine 3 screenshots from the Game Developers Conference were impressive, wait 'til you see the engine in motion....

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Alice videos show gameplay footage
— 12:23 PM on March 7, 2011

Please don't dawdle, Alice. I've been waiting more than a decade for your return to madness, and the more I see your new world...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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There's still time to enter our GTX 560 Ti contest!
— 4:38 PM on March 4, 2011

In case you missed it, we started another one of our famous contests earlier this week, this time offering a pair of MSI's

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Bungie working on action MMO
— 11:35 AM on March 4, 2011

During a panel discussion at this week's Game Developers Conference, Bungie network engineer David Aldridge revealed that the company is working on a "massively...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week: The Pavilion dm1z, plus a smattering of other goodies
— 11:13 AM on March 4, 2011

After reading Cyril's review of HP's Pavilion dm1z ultraportable, there's no doubt in my mind that it should be our deal of the week....

Type: News story Tags: Cases Cooling Storage Mobile computing Gaming

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Steam to protect accounts with Sandy Bridge encryption
— 5:14 PM on March 3, 2011

Many have donned tinfoil hats over the inclusion of hardware security features in Intel's latest processors. Could such features prove to be a blessing more...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Gaming

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Epic shows next-gen Unreal Engine 3 effects at GDC
— 6:00 AM on March 3, 2011

The Game Developers Conference is still rolling in San Francisco, and Epic Games has taken the opportunity to show off some of the latest updates...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Etc.
— 2:47 PM on March 2, 2011

You probably haven't noticed, but Cyril made some tweaks to the site's CSS layout over this past weekend in order to clean up a few...

Type: News story Tags: The Tech Report

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Capture the best screenshot, win an MSI GTX 560 Ti
— 12:03 PM on March 2, 2011

We've given away plenty of swanky new graphics cards over the past few months here at TR. Now, we have a couple more—and we're...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Trailer shows two minutes of Battlefield 3 gameplay
— 9:26 AM on March 2, 2011

We were happy to see the first Battlefield 3 gameplay trailer last week, but the extremely short duration of the actual gameplay clips and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bulletstorm: Bringing the fun back to single-player FPSes
— 2:12 PM on March 1, 2011

If I've seemed a tad out of it lately, it's because I've been spending much of my free time over the past few days viciously...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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The Crysis 2 demo is now available
— 9:27 AM on March 1, 2011

Right on schedule, the multiplayer demo of Crysis 2 has become available. You can grab the 1.6GB installer right now from EA's website,

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AMD doesn't sound enthused about Thunderbolt
— 6:00 AM on March 1, 2011

Much ink has been spilled about those Intel Thunderbolt ports on Apple's new MacBook Pros, but according to a story by X-bit labs, AMD

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Input devices

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Valve teases Steam 'big picture' mode
— 3:13 PM on February 28, 2011

Conventional PC gaming may well be Valve's bread and butter, but the company isn't afraid to venture out into uncharted waters. After releasing a...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Serious Sam 3: BFE due out this summer
— 11:01 AM on February 28, 2011

In one of the most entertaining press releases I've read in a while, Croteam has announced that Serious Sam 3: BFE is due to arrive...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week: Solid-state storage, budget audio, and Corsair cooling
— 4:04 PM on February 25, 2011

Hot on the heels of early previews of OCZ's next-gen Vertex 3 solid-state drive, Newegg has slashed the price of the existing Vertex 2. ...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cooling Storage Gaming

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