Well what do you know… An upgrade saga: part deux

So, continuing from my previous piece here’s my upgrade diary; warning there will be swearing…

The components arrive, I check them and they look oh so shiny. Quick check that everything’s there and that there are no obvious damaged parts (not that anything save the GPU being in half would clue me in) and we’re ready to go.

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IT LIVES! An upgrade story: part 1

I’ve recently gone through the process of upgrading my PC and as that involved a new motherboard and pretty much all the associated components too, it’s effectively ended up being a completely new build. I thought it’d be interesting to document my experiences as I went along, with the approximate time scales, to give you all an idea to how easy (or not) it is to build your own PC.

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May we live in interesting times….

So, gaming is becoming really interesting at the moment. There’s been a sort of paradigm shift in the last few years, not only has the way we receive games changed for ever (online distribution…. Well, let’s be honest here: Steam) but now the types of popular gaming is shifting and I couldn’t be more excited. But is it all sunshine and lollipops?

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Behind the Dark Souls 2 hands-on

So, it was with a skip in my heart and a deep foreboding in my stomach when I travelled down to Hammersmith to get some Hand-on time with the impending Dark Souls 2 at BandaiNamcoUk’s London office.

It was a surreal day, interspersed with 15 deaths…..

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Cargo Commander: Thoughts on

I’ve recently been playing a lot of cargo commander having snapped it up in the steam sale and the game’s been making me think…. As these things tend to do.

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