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Razer DeathAdder Elite

Razer’s DeathAdder Elite upgrades the ever-popular gaming mouse's capabilities

For its tenth anniversary the DeathAdder gets new mechanical switches and what Razer claims is the "world's best" optical sensor.

forza horizon 3

Forza Horizon 3 review: The best arcade racing series around roars onto PCs

Forza Horizon 3 is the best arcade racing has to offer in 2016, and now it's on PCs thanks to Microsoft's Xbox Play Anywhere endeavor.

GOG Connect

GOG Connect offers more no-cost, DRM-free copies of Steam games you already own

Want a DRM-free backup of your Steam library? This week, seventeen more games for you to duplicate into your GOG.com account for free.

Xbox One S controller

Xbox One S controller review: New features and custom colors make for a great successor

It's no Elite controller, but the new Xbox One S controller is a step up from the original stock Xbox One gamepad—and a colorful one at that, if you use the Xbox Design Lab.

Battle.net

This week in games: Blizzard ditches Battle.net, Gears of War 4 adds PC split-screen

Plus: A behind the scenes look at Star Citizen's problem-ridden development and Sniper Elite 4 shows off slow-motion Nazi murderin'. This is gaming news for September 19 through 23.

Forza Horizon 3

Forza Horizon 3 (PC) review impressions: Get ready to make your graphics card sweat

Sure, your computer can run Crysis—but what about Forza Horizon 3's Australia? We'll see.

Steve Jackson's Sorcery!

Steve Jackson's Sorcery! review: A sprawling adventure of mind-boggling scale

The PC adaptation of Steve Jackson's Sorcery! gamebooks has some rough edges, but it's a thrilling, sprawling adventure overall.

BioShock Remastered

Fixes for botched BioShock Remastered PC port coming

Mouse acceleration, FOV, and more are all planned for upcoming patches.

xbox scorpio

How Xbox Project Scorpio and the PS4 Pro can play 4K games: Visual compromises

Microsoft has confirmed that the next-gen "Project Scorpio" Xbox will run games at native 4K resolution. But hitting that goal likely involves some compromises.

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The Full Nerd Episode 7: GPU buyer's guide, AMD Zen pricing, and a 4K PlayStation

Brad, Gordon and Hayden predict how much Zen will cost, give you expert advice on which GPU to buy and talk PC vs. the 4K PlayStation.

merica

This week in games: Revolver steering wheels and a game built around RTFM

Plus: Mafia III's does system reqs in style and Ken Levine talks about BioShock's nude dudes. This is gaming news for September 12 through 16.

BioShock Remastered

BioShock Remastered's brand new PC port is just as bad as the old one

Like Dead Rising earlier this week, BioShock Remastered is a reminder of the PC's darkest days—but in a bad way.

battlefield 4

PSA: Grab all of Battlefield 4's expansions for free through next week

With Battlefield 1 just over the horizon, EA and DICE temporarily slash prices all the way down to "free" for Battlefield 4 DLC. "Buy" it now, keep it forever.

Event[0]

Event[0] review: An ambitious 2001: A Space Odyssey-tinged adventure you can talk to

Event[0] isn't perfect by any means, but its experiments with text parsers might make it the most important (or at least most interesting) indie game of 2016.

Corsair Lapdog

Corsair Lapdog review: An ideal candidate for compromise

Corsair's Lapdog takes a no-holds-barred approach to living-room gaming, but a few compromises might've made for a better product.