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PC

Kioxia Exceria Pro 2TB SSD review

2TB Exceria Plus a year ago and were generally impressed with it as a value proposition. Kioxia hasn't had a speedy PCIe 4.0 offering though, at least not until now. The headline figures for the Exceria Pro are the sequential reads and writes of 7,300MB/s and 6,400MB/s, which means it's competitive with the very fastest […]Read More

PC

How we test PC gaming hardware

how well they fit a dog… but Hope's more bespoke tests aside, we have similar test methodologies. We will always use the same key songs we know well so we can hear the different tonal quality of different headsets.  We also have a script for mic testing, too, which allows us to really hear how […]Read More

Xbox

Xbox and 88rising: Music, Games, and Shared Experiences

Music and gaming have always been synonymous with each other, and when perfectly paired, the combo of audio and visual storytelling can often lead us to emotional and unforgettable experiences. From start screen nostalgia to sweaty palmed boss battle crescendos and watery eyed goodbyes, there’s a never-ending list of moments that continue to resonate with […]Read More

PC

10 of the most brutal game challenges of all time

let Ryukyu thrive from sea to shining sea.  Hollow Knight: Pantheon of Hallownest Hollow Knight is already a difficult game, so when the developers added a 40-minute boss rush mode, culminating in a souped-up remix of the secret final boss—who is already one of the hardest encounters in the history of PC gaming—I knew I […]Read More

PC

10 of the most brutal game challenges of all time

let Ryukyu thrive from sea to shining sea.  Hollow Knight: Pantheon of Hallownest Hollow Knight is already a difficult game, so when the developers added a 40-minute boss rush mode, culminating in a souped-up remix of the secret final boss—who is already one of the hardest encounters in the history of PC gaming—I knew I […]Read More

PC

The Final Fantasy 14 Housing Lottery Is Finally Fixed

Final Fantasy XIV’s housing lottery is finally fixed after one month of being broken.  On April 16, an FFXIV maintenance update indicated that the latest lottery cycle for housing in-game was broken, so when checking the placard where winners were to be shown, the placard said there were no winners. This meant nobody could obtain a […]Read More

PC

Silicon Power XS70 2TB NVMe SSD review

best SSDs on the market.  At $240 (AU$499) the XS70 is very well priced for a high performance 2TB SSD, but there's fierce competition in this price range from other third-party SSD makers. Does the Silicon Power drive have what it takes to take market share away from the big players in the space? The […]Read More