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Metal Gear Solid 4 is Now Running on PC in RPCS3

For reasons I have yet to determine, it seems that some people didn't like Metal Gear Solid 4. Now, I can certainly understand that opinion of the fifth game which was great right up until the point that it wasn't, but overall I ...

1 month ago

Dr. Mario World is Poorly After Bad First Month Figures

It has been a little over a month now since the release of Dr Mario World and, I must admit, I was rather looking forward to trying this game out. Dr Mario is, after all, one of my most favourite games and I probably play a round ...

1 month ago

Researchers Find DSLR Cameras Can Get Ransomware

Ransomware is perhaps one of the worst bits of malware you could hope to get. Put simply, usually entering via a rather innocent-looking e-mail attachment (something like an invoice) it encrypts all of the documents on your ...

1 month ago

MSI RX 5700 Mech Graphics Card Images Leak Online

Earlier today we reported how following a prior 'teaser' leak, more detailed images had appeared showing an in-depth look at the MSI Evoke 5700 XT graphics card. Well, it seems that while waiting for the bus, two might have come ...

1 month ago

Windows Defender Rated as One of the Best Antivirus Programs

Since releasing in 2006, Windows Defender has proved to be an excellent (and better still, free) antivirus option offered to users of Microsoft's operating system. Originally releasing as an optional download for XP, it has been a ...

1 month ago

Somone Dressed Up as a TV is Randomly Delivering TVs

Before we begin, I have to point one that since joining eTeknix I have on more than a few occasions written strange headlines. In fact, there's something of an expression in the office that 'if it's weird, give it to Mike'. Want ...

1 month ago

Detailed MSI RX 5700 XT EVOKE Graphics Card Images Leak

If you have been paying attention to the various leaks surrounding the upcoming custom AIB 5700 (and XT) graphics card, you may recall seeing an image earlier this month that was (essentially) a teaser for the MSI RX 5700 XT ...

1 month ago

Video – N64 Modded Case Has Two Flamethrowers!

There has always been something of a strong market for customising game console cases. Usually, to add a level of design, convenience or compatibility that wasn't there in the original release. It does, however, come to something ...

1 month ago

AMD Says 5700 XT 110°C Temperatures are “Within Spec”

Since the release of the AMD Radeon 5700 (and XT) graphics cards, pretty much everyone has agreed on an overall analysis of the reference models. Great performance, but hot and noisy! You can, incidentally, check out our review of ...

1 month ago

GeIL EVO X II 16GB 3600MHz DDR4 Review

GeIL has been in the memory business for years! Plus, the Evo X series has long been a fan favourite when it comes to high-performance memory. So, it's always a pleasant surprise when a new kit lands on my desk. I've reviewed a ...

1 month ago

Mario Maker: Counter-Strike Edition is Brutal

Mario Maker is a wealth of creativity when it comes to unique level designs. Just take a look at this incredible working calculator! However, the CS:GO community isn't one to be outdone either. Map maker ZooL has taken a ...

1 month ago

NZXT H510 Mid-Tower Case Review

The NZXT range is by far one of my all-time favourites. They've always put themselves at the cutting edge of the PC case market. From the old school Phantom series that every high-end PC gamer had to have ten years ago. Now, ...

1 month ago

Reshade Adds Ray Tracing to Even More Games!

The power of the Reshade tool is always something that impresses me. It's basically a mod for a game, adding a range of visual filters that can enhance a games colours, lighting, AA, and DoF; to name but a few features. Not only ...

1 month ago

Video – Tesla Owner Implants the ‘Key’ Chip into their Arm

It pretty much goes without saying that there are few people out there who wouldn't want to own a Tesla. They are, after all, one of the most desirable cars on the market thanks to their excellent performance and, in addition, ...

1 month ago

The Next Total War Game is Likely Getting a ‘Troy’ Setting

It has only been a little over 2 months since the release of the highly-excellent Total War Three Kingdoms and I daresay that fans of the series are still quite happily battling their way across ancient China with the hopes of ...

1 month ago

Dr Salvador from Resident Evil 4 Can be Killed With a Door

If you have ever played Resident Evil 4, it's almost certain that at some stage in the game you have faced an instadeath at the hands of the bag wearing, chainsaw toting Dr Salvador. I mention his name just in case you were not ...

1 month ago

Apple’s Triple Camera Design said to be the ‘iPhone 11 Pro’

It has long been rumoured that as part of the new upcoming range of iPhone releases due for later this year that at least one of them would feature a triple camera design. These rumours initially started last January with the ...

1 month ago

Darth Vader Balloon is Spotted Flying Over UK City

While it is unlikely that a Sith Lord is currently working on a brand new Death Star, residents of the UK city of Bristol may have noted a pretty significant disturbance in the force over the last few days. Don't worry, I'll ...

1 month ago

Destiny 2 Shadowkeep DLC Brings Total Game Size to 165GB

We're all getting rather used (particularly as PC owners) to modern games requiring a significant portion of hard drive space. As you might expect, however, this generally only increases further as DLC is added to the game. With ...

1 month ago

YouTube Mods Admit the Platform Goes Easier on its Big Names

As YouTube looks to make itself a more 'family-friendly' platform, many channels have seen a number of problems arise with their content. There has, however, been a long-held belief that YouTube plays favourites. Put simply, the ...

1 month ago

Mikes Rant – WoW Classic is Great But Will Have Problems!

It has been a very long time now since I was finally able to successfully escape the clutches of World of Warcraft and, quite frankly, I have never looked back since. I'd had a lot of fun (for a very long time), but I started to ...

1 month ago

AMD Dismiss ‘End-of-Life’ 5700 & XT Rumours

There has certainly been a lot of talk recently surrounding the AMD Radeon 5700 (and XT) graphics cards. Most of which, we will admit, revolving around the upcoming release of custom AIB partner designs which are set to release ...

1 month ago

Activision Hints at More Remasters After Crash Sells 10m Units

It's not exactly been a secret that Activision has been on the hunt for some successful game releases to help bolster their sales figures. Fortunately, this was helped with the release of the Crash Bandicoot N-Sane trilogy which ...

1 month ago

AMD Rumoured To Be Working on a Gen-2 Navi ‘Nvidia Killer’

With the release of the recent AMD Radeon 5700 (and XT) graphics cards, we got our first look at what Team Red was capable of with their 7nm RDNA architecture. Pending the release of the custom AIB partner models, however, it ...

1 month ago

Fan-made Zelda Ocarina of Time releases Amazing Videos

For reasons that are entirely unclear, despite the recent huge rise in popularity of remasters and remakes, Nintendo seems more than a little hesitant to revisit some of their older releases. Of them all, The Legend of Zelda ...

1 month ago

Super Mario Maker 2 Level is Somehow Turned into a Calculator

If you have ever played Super Mario Maker (or at least seen some videos on YouTube) you will know that the community is very creative at finding interesting ways to make the game's mechanics do something more than a little ...

1 month ago

Thermaltake Floe DX RGB 360 TT Premium Edition Review

Out of all the companies currently vying for your business in the AIO liquid cooling market, Thermaltake is, without a doubt, one of the best and busiest! We have reviewed many of their products in the past and, quite frankly, ...

1 month ago

HIS AMD Radeon 5700 XT IceQX2 Starts Retailing in Japan

HIS may not be one of the better known AIB partners for AMD graphics cards and, in fairness, they are a brand better known in Asian countries. It isn't, however, surprising to see them get in on the leak action ahead of the formal ...

1 month ago

New Windows Insider Build Looks to Improve Battery Life

You may be aware of the Windows Insider Program which, essentially, allows certain people to access test builds of the Windows 10 operating system that contain features that (all going well) will likely form part of a formal ...

1 month ago

Valve Closes ‘Upcoming Release’ Loophole on Steam

While many people at the moment are quite happily trying to find any flaw possible with the Epic Games Store (be they real or imagined) it still shouldn't be forgotten that Steam, despite being around for over 15 years now, still ...

1 month ago

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