Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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EVE Valkyrie (December 2015)

EVE Valkyrie's Warzone update brings CCP's VR dogfighter to normal monitors

Almost a year and a half after debuting on the Oculus Rift, CCP is putting EVE Valkyrie onto boring ol' flat screens.

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Blizzard's keeping the Battle.net name after all

"Take it from the developer formerly known as Silicon & Synapse, and Chaos Studios, names are important too," says Blizzard, reversing last year's execution orders.

SteelSeries Rival 500

SteelSeries Rival 500 mouse review: Innovative design we hope to see more of

The Rival 500 isn't a great mouse, but its innovative thumb layout and the inclusion of haptic feedback are interesting glimpses of the future.

Corsair K95 Platinum

Corsair K95 RGB Platinum review: The luxury car of keyboards

The K95 RGB Platinum is a beautiful keyboard with excellent switches, top-tier lighting, and one of the biggest footprints you'll ever find.

Tacoma

Tacoma review: Telling a tale of the future

Fullbright's Tacoma is a space yarn full of space yawns.

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This week in games: Valve reveals a Dota card game, Overwatch adds deathmatch

Plus: Destiny 2's scented candles, Rez Infinite makes its way to PC (and PC VR), Gearbox unveils its new-project-that-isn't-Borderlands-3, and Humble gives away copies of Pony Island.

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Razer's Base Station Chroma is a flashy headset stand with RGB lighting

The RGB-laden Razer Base Station Chroma might be a sign of the apocalypse.

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The 15 best upcoming PC games of 2017, and their release dates

Plenty of new PC games are still coming in 2017. These are the ones we're most interested in.

Day of the Tentacle

Amazon and Twitch Prime subscribers can grab Day of the Tentacle Remastered for free

Twitch Prime members can grab a free copy of Day of the Tentacle Remastered through August 9.

Alienware 17 R4

Alienware 17 R4 review: Worth its weight in performance

The Alienware 17 R4 gaming laptop delivers the goods with a Core i7-7820HK and GTX 1080, albeit in a hefty package.

Overwatch - Summer Games 2017

This week in games: Twitch plays Battlegrounds, Overwatch's summer games return

Plus: Pillars of Eternity II shows off the huge city of Neketaka, Creative Assembly turns 30, survival games finally graduate from Early Access, and more. This is gaming news for July 31 to August 4.

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Microsoft's Xbox controller wireless adapter for PCs isn't gigantic anymore

Summer's coming to a close, but the Xbox wireless adapter for PCs just debuted its beach body.

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The best gaming headsets of the year

We pick the best wireless headsets and the best overall headset for your PC gaming pleasure.

Divinity: Original Sin II

Divinity: Original Sin II adds split-screen multiplayer, a rarity for PC games

Divinity: Original Sin II adds split-screen multiplayer, even for the PC version. Finally you can threaten your friend with physical harm after they stab your character in the back.

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This week in games: For Honor gets dedicated servers, Destiny 2 PC beta dates revealed

Plus: Middle Earth: Shadow of War turns spider-Shelob into Milla Jovovich, Wolfenstein II sends a quarterback to space, Dying Light announces 10 more free DLCs, and more.