Gamer faces 116-year prison sentence for fraud
Published in Gaming

May not have to serve any of it

Shayene “shAy” Victorio (pictured) who made her name on the Brazilian Counter-Strike circuit has been served a 116-year prison sentence in the wake of fraud charges.

Kiwi gamer perv shot by would-be victim's mum
Published in News

Didn't someone tell him they have guns in the US?

A Kiwi gamer who flew halfway around the world to confront a 14-year-old girl he met online was shot by the girl's mum.

Intel claims most don’t need a GPU
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 11:25

Intel claims most don’t need a GPU

Integrated graphics have nearly  caught up

Chipzilla claims that casual or mainstream gamers no longer need a discrete graphics card, because integrated graphics have nearly caught up.

Sound BlasterX H7: Professional HD 7.1 headset coming
Published in News

Shown off at Gamescon

Creative has released its Sound BlasterX Gaming Series, the Sound BlasterX H7 at Gamescom 2015.

Scientists find that sexist gamers are pants players
Published in Gaming

Being a poor player makes you a jerk

Some interesting research about gamers who hassle women suggests that the worst offenders are not good at playing the games.


Played for 12 hours without moving
Friday, 24 December 2010 10:09

South Korean gamer killed son


Computer game addiction

Pacifist in a shoot-em-up