GAMES

April 19th, 2011

Valve Portal 2 Game Review

One of the most iconic games from the recesses of the Valve studios returns for its sequel. Portal 2 follows up the incredible success of the original that saw gamers embrace a challenge of puzzles, logic and general good fun, all without any, well, traditional, bloodshed. This latest robotic adventure brings new faces, returns old [...]


December 23rd, 2008

The Games of Christmas ’08: GPU Performance Part II

In our first GPU performance article, we promised you a closer look at how modestly-priced video cards performed in some of this season’s most-played games. Well, today we make good on that promise. This article is all about products which we can all afford but can they offer the necessary performance to give them a [...]


December 10th, 2008

The Games of Christmas ’08: GPU Performance Part 1

As Christmas approaches, many of us have the latest games on our wish lists but are unsure which GPUs perform best. In the first part of a two part series, we take a look at high-end GPU performance in some of this holiday season’s most popular games. Which card will come out on top?


November 21st, 2008

Far Cry 2 Hardware Performance Review

Even though Far Cry 2 has been out for a little while, it is still an extremely popular game and it boasts some of the best visuals available on the PC today. All of this eye candy leads to some unique system requirements and downright interesting benchmark numbers. Come check out how some of today’s [...]


October 10th, 2008

Crysis Warhead Hardware Performance Review

When the first Crysis was released, it was a resource hog like no other and had gamers running around trying to find higher performance video cards. Recently, Crysis Warhead was introduced with revised hardware recommendations and supposedly streamlined performance. In this review, we check out what kind of hardware you will need to play this [...]


July 16th, 2008

Age of Conan Hardware Performance Review

An MMORPG set to rival the graphical requirements of Crysis, Age of Conan is setting a new precedent for visual quality in the online realms. We take a look at common hardware upgrades that will allow gamers to experience the mesmerizing scenery and help them find out what is best in life.


May 22nd, 2007

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl

S.T.A.L.K.E.R: Shadow of Chernobyl is one of those rare games that comes along and defies genre classification. It is far more ambitious and complex than a standard first person shooter, but not quite as complex and mired in stats as your typical role playing game. You play the part of the Marked One, a Stalker [...]


May 8th, 2007

Command and Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars

GDI, Nod and the new alien Scrin, battle across a ragged Earth for the hearts and minds of an embattled people. And there’s lots of ‘splosions too! Command and Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars brings the lightening fast game play and fun campy story you would expect from the 12 year old dynasty.