gaming

Forum discussion tagged with gaming.
  1. G

    Question In need of an upgrade

    I am very new to PC gaming so will apologise in advance if I don't make sense or get things wrong. I recently bought a PC for gaming but it seems to be a little slow. Here are the details: Dell Precision T3610 Xeon 1620v2 3.7GHz, 32GB DDR3 Ram, Nvidia GTX1060 6GB graphics, OS SSD. These are the...
  2. B

    Recommendations w/ $1200 budget

    Hey everyone! I'm in the market for a new gaming laptop (and yes I realize desktops are more powerful). I've been loyal to Dell for 20 years but wondering if there's a better bang for my buck elsewhere (plus not wild about the g-series cheap plastic design). Probably in the $1200 range...
  3. RagnarMeireles

    Can t Choose a game on my library

    Hello, This weeks i m so bored and frustrated with all the game I have but i can t choose one to play, here is a exaple of what i have: Batman Arkham Asylum and City Splinter Cell Conviction and Blacklist Spec Ops: The line Amnesia SOMA Metro 2033 Dead Space 1 and 2 FEAR 1, 2 and 3 Ghost Recon...
  4. JCarter

    Announcement Hello Everyone! My name is Cuddle_Core !

    Hello everyone, I am so excited to be apart of the PC Gamer family. My name is Jeannail. Some people call me by my tournament name, Cuddle_Core or Cudds for short ;). I come from the Fighting Game Community. I have been apart of it for about 6 years. For the last 2.5 years I have been a...
  5. rulercw

    Question Which brand/model should I consider for motherboard?

    Hi Guys, It is my first post on PCGamer, recently I bought an AMD Ryzen 5 3600. First time in life I'm trying to build a new custom gaming rig. I need help to choose a motherboard, local market prices are on high and most popular brands and models are not available in the market like MSI...
  6. MangoMaster

    Any Suggestions and tips for this pc build

    Hello, this is my first time building my own pc. I just was wondering if there was any advice on this build. https://pcpartpicker.com/list/JYNc27 Furthermore, I may decide on grabbing the kraken z73 over the z63 as there is only a $20 price difference and I am already going with the h710i...
  7. Spidia

    Any suggestions/advice? Got some question

    Hi, this is my first PC build and I'd like to know any suggestions you guys might have. I'm planning on buying this pc when nvidia releases the rtx 3000 series and have some questions: 1. Is it possible to control all rgb lights simultaneously with one software? 2. Is this board compatible...
  8. MaddMann

    Question Quarantine Gaming Update

    Hey there PCG Folks! Here I am again asking questions as I like to do. So my question is a follow up to my earlier thread https://forums.pcgamer.com/threads/quarantine-gaming-what-will-you-be-playing.3007/ back when we are only just starting this lockdown. Now that we are quite a bit further...
  9. J

    Question My High end PC cannot run games as smoothly as I expected

    Guys, I need an explanation, please. I have RTX 2060 graphics card, Ryzen 7 2700X CPU, 16GB of RAM and 1TB HDD, but and I still cannot run my games at "a high" level, for example, nearly all of my GTA 5 settings need to be set to low in order for me to get target fps (75 fps), and on Call of...
  10. HBZK100

    -- Discussion -- Is 90C+ Temperatures on Gaming Laptops ok??

    This is more of a discussion piece than anything else, I've been looking at gaming laptops for the past several years and the vast majority of them LOVE to run CPU and GPU temperatures well into the 90C range. What is everyone's thoughts on it? Coming from desktops and the PCMR groups, 90C is...
  11. T

    Need help choosing PC Desktop (iBUYPOWER)

    So I've had my eye on two of iBUYPOWER's desktops. iBUYPOWER - Gaming Desktop - Intel Core i7-9700F - 16GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER - 1TB HDD + 480GB SSD...
  12. MaddMann

    Question Games and Education

    With everything going on and the massive move to more online learning for all industries, why have developers not taken up the challenge of top notch educational games? We have the tools, we have the demand, what needs to happen to make it a reality? Both kids and adults will easily spend 5+...
  13. SHaines

    Announcement Vote For the PC Gamer Reader Award Winners Now!

    Welcome to all fans of PC gaming! It's time to vote for your favorite pieces of gaming hardware in the PC Gamer Reader Awards. Jump in and vote on the different categories linked below and help select the best of the best in gaming hardware and peripherals! Be sure to get your votes in before...
  14. Beebop

    Upgrading PC advice

    Hi! Nice to meet you. I'm from Argentina. I'm actually thinking in upgrading my PC por playing some games, right now I'm playing Sekiro and The Witcher 3 with the lowest settings in 1080p. What do I need to upgrade first? Sorry for my rough english. Mother: B85M-D3H. RAM: 8 gb DDR3 HyperX + 4gb...
  15. nnesaga

    Question Which Marvel or DC character deserves a standalone video game?

    We have the Spider-man games, we have the Arkham, knights, heck we even have the Wolverine games. I want to know who do you think should grace the cover for the next gen games and why.
  16. KiwiBlitz

    Question Games similar to Battleswarm: Field of Honor?

    Hey So i don't use forums like this a lot so sorry if this is the wrong place but i recently managed to remember the name of the game in the title that i remembered playing. I thought it was pretty cool both how you fought hordes on the human team and how it was a FPS/RTS hybrid. Of course...
  17. D

    New PC Build Advice

    Hey guys, I'm trying to navigate a new Gaming PC purchese and the specs are somewhat confusing to a newbie like me so I thought I would ask some experts. As a background, I want to record Gameplay videos with this machine and maybe consider Streaming in the future. I also want to do some PC...
  18. G

    Needing help with total war three kingdoms graphics settings :D

    Hey guys, how are you all doing today? I need help with my total war three kingdoms graphics settings, first of, my pc has a gtx 1060 ftw 6 gb, amd ryzen 2600x, 16 gb of ram. So thing is I love seeing large sizes of units, and ultra unit size has been very appealing for me, I am running...
  19. Koutspc

    is there a program or hardware to boost loudness of audio on DT 770 PRO Headphones connected to Asus Essence STX II Soundcard?

    Hi, I have an Asus Essence STX II sound card installed on my PC, I'm using DT 770 PRO headphones and I can't figure out a way to turn up the volume as max setting is low. There is no way to turn up the volume on the headphones, is there some form of amp I could purchase to attach to my sound...
  20. Gumbledore

    AMD Build slacking

    CPU: AMD fx-8350 - £150 new Motherboard: ASUS SABERTOOTH_990FX - £100 new Memory: Corsair-CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9-Vengeance-Performance-Memory-Black/dp/B004CRSM48 ( x2 4G) - £40 each new Storage: SEAGATE BARRACUDA 1TB £35 - SanDisk SSD PLUS 240 GB Sata III 2.5 Inch Internal SSD, Up to 530 MB/s £38...