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Game Debate Average Rig - RAM

Written by Katie Allen on 20 April 2014 at 17:00

We know how important PC gaming and hardware is to our members here on GD. With this in mind, we wanted to look at how current and upcoming system requirements matched up against the average GD rig, investigating how average rig setups might cope with increasingly demanding graphics in the gaming in the gaming industry.

First off, we’re looking into what kind of RAM the average GD member has under their hoods, and looking how that translates in terms of gaming past, present, and future... [More]

Codemasters Preparing Big GRID Announcement For Tuesday

Written by Neil Soutter on 20 April 2014 at 17:00

Rumors of a possible new GRID title have been circulating on the internet following hints on the game’s official Twitter and YouTube accounts.

A teaser video posted earlier this week was followed up by a tweet by Codemasters Community Manager Ben Walke, which explicitly stated the teaser did not, as some had feared, refer to a mobile title… [More]

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Intel Haswell Processor Refresh Prices Announced

Written by Jon Sutton on 20 April 2014 at 15:00

Intel has announced the prices of a hefty stack of new processors that are to comprise its Haswell refreshes, as well as some brief specs.

Built on the old Haswell architecture, they bring a host of minor clock speed improvements to the current range. These aren’t the Broadwell CPUs many are holding out for, which could still be some way off, but they should offer up to 5% performance boosts over their predecessors… [More]

Gamings Greatest Easter Eggs - 2014 Edition

Written by Jon Sutton on 20 April 2014 at 13:00

More so than almost any other form of entertainment, it seems like game developers are obsessed with leaving cultural oddities, strange unlockables, and secret content in their games for eagle-eyed players to snoop out.

The hidden Easter Eggs have been a big thing in games for decades now, so we take a look at some of the last year’s greatest gaming Easter Eggs... [More]

Action RPG Heart Forth, Alicia Hits Kickstarter Goal In Just 48 Hours

Written by Neil Soutter on 20 April 2014 at 11:00

Stunning looking action RPG Hearth Forth, Alicia has been Kickstarted successfully in just 48 hours, with nearly four weeks funding still to go for this sublime piece of pixel art.

Starbound developer Chucklefish Games will bizarrely be spearheading Heart Forth, Alicia’s publishing duties, with plans in place to develop the game for other platforms beyond PC… [More]

Minecraft Enthusiast Creates Whole Model Minecraft Town With 3D Printer

Written by Neil Soutter on 20 April 2014 at 09:00

The world of video game fandom can be a pretty crazy place. If people aren’t doing 21-minute Half-Life speed runs, they’re recruiting a couple of million people to collectively play Pokemon, getting a million Xbox Live achievements, or doing all sorts of other totally nuts things.

Minecraft has always tested this kind of insanity to the limit. A couple of weeks ago we told you about a how one Minecraft user made an entire city on the back of a turtle. This time, Minecraft madness comes about outside the virtual world, as one fan has used his 3D printer to print out entire Minecraft scenes in plastic... [More]

Styx: Master Of Shadows Creeps In With New Screenshots

Written by Katie Allen on 19 April 2014 at 17:00

Styx: Master Of Shadows got a bunch of new screenshots showing off its stealthy, goblin-thief protagonist.

In the game - which is set to release on PC probably late this year - you’ll be taking the role of Styx, a goblin assassin heading into the Tower of Akenash to loot and pillage whilst seeking his mysterious origins... [More]

Hybrid Hard Drives And Whether They Are Worth The Additional Cost

Written by Jon Sutton on 19 April 2014 at 15:00

Game-Debate recently came into possession of a hybrid hard drive, and we thought it best to look into these and what they can offer for PC gamers.

Games are swallowing up storage space like nobody’s business at the moment, with titles such as The Elder Scrolls Online and Titanfall tipping the scales at 60GB plus. With that in mind Solid State Drive (SSD) space is more precious than ever. Despite rapidly falling costs, a 1TB SSD still costs around $500, nearly 10x more than a $55 internal hard drive… [More]

The Top Ten Selling PC Games Of The Last Five Years

Written by Katie Allen on 19 April 2014 at 13:00

Games that sell well and games that are, well, actually good are not always one and the same thing. Sometimes a brilliant little title will slip under almost everybody's radar, whilst others get huge numbers of day one purchase

With this in mind, we've checked out the top ten best selling PC games released in the last 5 years since 2009. Some might be expected, others may surprise you, whilst some you may feel are rather unworthy of the number of sales they got. Check out the list below to see what you think and vote on your favourite... [More]

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