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Esports Pros Explain the Gear You Need for Marathon Gaming Sessions

Gaming—or working in an office—can be harder on your body than you'd expect. Professional gamers told us how they stave off injury.
Eric Van Allen
3 days ago
tech-diy

Here’s a Gaming PC You Can Build for the Price of a Mac Pro Stand

$999 can buy all the computing power most people need.
Ian Birnbaum
6.4.19
Games News

Someone Wrote a 71-Page Guide to the Winning 'Overwatch' Strategy Players Hate

The composition has been played for over a year, and there’s still a lot to learn about it—even though some people want it to go away already.
Nicole Carpenter
5.13.19
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How to Use a Mouse and Keyboard on PS4 or Xbox One

The XIM Apex can be the only way for disabled people to play console video games, and there's lots of other reasons anyone might want to use a mouse and keyboard on console.
Emanuel Maiberg
5.13.19
GAMES

Is Using a Mouse and Keyboard on Consoles Cheating?

Many players think the XIM Apex is an undetectable cheating device that's ruining video games. For some people with motor disabilities, it's the only way they can play.
Emanuel Maiberg
5.7.19
Gaming

Xbox Has New Guidelines on How to Talk Trash Without Getting Banned

Microsoft's new community standards say Xbox gamers should trash talk by saying, "That was some serious potato aim. Get wrecked."
Nicole Carpenter
5.2.19
Gaming

Denmark's Prime Minister Plays 'Counter-Strike' With Pros, Announces National eSports Strategy

The Danish government has published an “eSports strategy” designed to grow eSports in the country.
Nicole Carpenter
4.30.19
Gaming

Here's the Trailer for the 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Movie

Yep, yeah… it’s really happening.
Nicole Carpenter
4.30.19
GAMES

Meet the Superfans Spending Tens of Thousands on Escape Rooms

“I didn’t think I’d ever be into something so much as I am escape rooms. Now everyone knows me as 'Escape Room Girl.'"
Justin Caffier
4.29.19
Gaming

'Fortnite' Champions Say They 'Don't Really Like the Game' in Victory Speech

At the Fortnite Collegiate Starleague finals, two University of Georgia players called out developer Epic Games for its unpopular balance changes.
Nicole Carpenter
4.29.19
Gaming

'Days Gone' Is a Parody of Big Budget Video Games

The only interesting part of PlayStation 4's new exclusive is hidden behind dozens of hours of a zombie game you've played before, and better.
Matthew Gault
4.25.19
Gaming

Extreme Violence in 'Mortal Kombat 11' Still Feels Wrong, and That's a Good Thing

Despite the moral panic of the 1990s, playing decades of 'Mortal Kombat' hasn't numbed me to the game's extreme violence, which is precisely why it still works.
Matthew Gault
4.22.19
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