NEWS

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 [...]

September 3rd, 2010, 1:52 PM

PAX 2010: The Day Begins

Hardware Canucks is live from PAX 2010, one of the largest gaming expos in North America! Already gaming enthusiasts have crowded the Seattle Convention centre for a glimpse at some of the hottest titles expected. Our first day is chalk full of top games including Guild Wars 2, Portal 2 and Dragon Age 2. Also, [...]

September 2nd, 2010, 10:12 AM

MSI Launches N460GTX HAWK 1 GB Graphics Card

MSI today launches the brand new N460GTX Hawk to the great expectation of global gamers to conquer the market. The world’s first graphic card with triple overvoltage function supporting core voltage, memory voltage and PLL voltage adjustments, the N460GTX Hawk is also the only model on the market that has successfully achieved 1GHz under air-cooling [...]

September 1st, 2010, 1:24 PM

What’s New From Apple – Summary of Apple Event

This morning, geeky yet chic gizmo maker Apple, held their annual “Everything Apple” event where plenty of new products, features and services from the company were announced including the hotly anticipated new iPods. But it wasn’t just the new iPod Touch that made headlines, check out the brief summary of other interesting announcements. Apple TV [...]

September 1st, 2010, 12:14 PM

Zalman Showcases the VF3000F VGA Cooler

Zalman has launched their highly anticipated VF3000F VGA cooler – designed for the rather warm running NVIDIA Fermi lineup – that appears to be inspired by the Incredible Hulk. Aside from its very showy, metal green cover (NVIDIA, Green, get it?) the VF3000F featuress a dual fan system allowing for optimal cooling and reduced noise [...]

September 1st, 2010, 11:56 AM

Lucid Introduces UNITY Graphics Board Architecture

Early this week, Lucid announced its arming video card manufacturers with the new Unity graphics board architecture for the HYDRALOGIX engine (previously known as HYDRA). Now graphics board vendors for the first time can combine a single HYDRALOGIX 200 real time distributed processor with any single NVIDIA or ATI GPU, creating an affordable, flexible multi-GPU-ready [...]

September 1st, 2010, 11:42 AM

PNY Offering Discount to BFG Tech Customers Denied RMA

As reported just a a few weeks ago, BFG has begun denying customers RMA requests as it begins winding down its business and finds itself unable to replace products. Competing graphics card maker, PNY Technology has stepped up and taken advantage of the situation to promote its own products along with a very enticing offer [...]