NEWS

September 9th, 2010, 11:57 AM

Two New Lian Li Mini-Q Series Mini-ITX chassis

Lian Li Industrial Co. Ltd. today announces two additional Mini-Q Series – PC-Q09 and PC-Q09F. Even more compact and light, Lian Li designed these two new models with space, convenience and style in mind – a combination of art and technology! Both the PC-Q09 and PC-Q09F support Mini-ITX motherboards, and are available in four trendy [...]

September 8th, 2010, 12:26 PM

ASUS Launches RoG G53 and G73 Notebooks Featuring the GeForce GTX 460M

New from ASUS Republic of Gamers, G53 and G73 gaming notebooks now ship with the just-released NVIDIA GTX 460M graphics engine, utilizing hardware optimized for DirectX 11, with full support for high definition 3D gaming. They also feature a gaming-dedicated design, with rear vented cooling and an ergonomic keyboard surface. Based on the latest generation [...]

September 8th, 2010, 11:19 AM

ORIGIN Unleashes Gaming PC-Xbox 360 Hybrid

ORIGIN PC is proud to unveil The Big O, their latest creation designed for dominance and destined to make high performance computing enthusiasts and gamers to drool uncontrollably. The Big O fuses the capabilities of the fastest computing hardware on the market, ORIGIN’s expert overclocking, and a built in Xbox 360 to create the ultimate [...]

September 7th, 2010, 6:05 PM

PAX 2010: Firefall – MMOFPS What?

While gamers at PAX were eagerly waiting in line for Guild Wars 2, Portal 2 and the plethora of other hot titles, a few previously unheard of gems were also getting some major attention, one of which being  Firefall. The game is being developed by Red 5 Studios, you likely haven’t heard of them because [...]

September 4th, 2010, 3:23 PM

PAX 2010: TERA Gameplay Impressions

Not much appears to be known or talked about for that matter, about an upcoming MMORPG, TERA (The Exiled Realm of Arborea) from Bluehole Studios, a company supposedly formed by former members of NCSoft. Described as an Action MMORPG, the game centres around a seemingly deep and involved storyline. There are no faction divides within [...]

September 4th, 2010, 2:05 PM

PAX 2010: Guild Wars 2 Gameplay Impressions

On paper, Guild Wars 2 sounds like it could just be the MMORPG to rival the genre defining World of Warcraft and from our discussions with author Jeff Grub of Ghosts of Ascalon – a book based on the lore presented in Guild Wars 2 – the game is set to target a much larger [...]

September 4th, 2010, 1:30 PM

PAX 2010: Duke Nukem Forever is Alive and Kicking

It’s not just a rumor, Duke is back baby and more bad-ass then ever in a playable demo at PAX Prime 2010 that takes players through three levels of the game, from battling a predator looking alien to driving a classic Duke truck; albeit poorly in our hands. For those not familiar with the story, [...]

September 3rd, 2010, 10:06 PM

PAX 2010: Cooler Master 912 Spotted

During the PAX Prime 2010 gaming expo, we happened upon a soon to be released beast, or rather beast cub. Cooler Master’s new price conscious HAF 912 gaming case is set to drop in just over 48 hours and while Hardware Canucks will be having a review primed and ready, we were allowed to snap [...]

September 3rd, 2010, 4:43 PM

PAX 2010: Guild Wars 2 – The Technologies

As a part of their quest to revolutionize the way gamers think about MMORPG’s, NCSoft and ArenaNet have added some of the latest technologies to give players the best possible experience. Apple App Arenanet has stepped outside of the confines of just the game, developing a unique app for use with Apple devices such as [...]

September 3rd, 2010, 4:34 PM

PAX 2010: Portal 2 Co-op Gameplay Demo

At PAX, Valve showed off a demo of Portal 2’s co-op mode. Co-op is separate from the main storyline but developers promise each mode will be about twice as long as Portal 1. One of Valve’s goals after feedback from the original game was to formalize co-op after hearing stories about friends working together to [...]