FAR CRY 5

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Far Cry 5 was released on March 26, 2018 by Ubisoft. The game was developed by Red Storm and Ubisoft Montreal. Far Cry 3 is a an open world first person shooter. The game story takes place in Hope County, Montana, land of the free and the brave but also home to a fanatical doomsday …

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MURNATAN

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Murnatan was released on March 24, 2018 by AAAGames s.r.o. who also developed the game. Murnatan is a first person shooter. This game is humans vs aliens as a first person shooter. Players can build a masterfully thought-out base, destroy the enemy spawns or base in organized attacks, hunt down your enemies and emerge victorious! The …

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A WAY OUT

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A Way Out was released on March 22, 2018 by EA Origin. The game was developed by Hazelight. A Way Out is a 2 player coop action game. Gamlay follows two prisoners, Leo and Vincent, making their daring escape from prison which is the essence of the game, the story lends itself naturally to a …

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HIGH EFFICIENCY IMAGE FORMAT

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One of the new features that will be added to the next version of Windows 10 is called the High Efficiency Image Format (HEIF, ISO/IEC 23008-12). It comes from the JPEG group. This  new standard uses some of the capabilities from the HEVC. The new  ISO Base Media File Format (ISO/IEC 14496-12) abandons the old …

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391.24 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 391.24  was released March 20, 2018 for Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. Sea of Thieves FESTERING PROBLEMS GAME ISSUE GPU Power Setting GPU to maximum power fixes many recent games Gears of War 4 See the workarounds on the developer’s site GTX 1070, GTX 1080 See the …

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SEA OF THIEVES

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Sea of Thieves was released on March 20 by Microsoft Games. The game was developed by Rare. Sea of Thieves is a massive multiplayer role playing game. Gameplay is pirate themed and it is played from the first person point of view. This game features gaming with consoles and PCs together. A group of players explore …

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100TB SSD

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Yes it’s true, somebody has made a 3½” size SATA/SAS type SSD with 100TB of storage. Our 300R has 4 drive bays so that would be 400TB which should keep a handle on Steam games for a few months. A company called NIMBUS has the SSD in 100TB capacity. The Exadrive DC100 is the flagship …

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DIREXTX RAY TRACING

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Microsoft has announced a new API for DX12 with Windows 10 which allows developers to now use ray tracing to render images. It is a set of new HLSL shader types including ray-generation, closest-hit, any-hit, and miss shaders.  These specify what the DXR workload actually does computationally. When DispatchRays is called, the ray-generation shader runs.  Using the new TraceRayintrinsic function in …

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TRAFFIC GROWTH

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Here at Hardcore Games we have expanded the site substantially over time. we have still not finished importing all of the articles from the old site as these have to be manually posted one by one. We have considered buying some defunct gaming content but what we have found is hard to import into WordPress. …

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DESTINY 2 DEAD ATM

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We noticed a tweet that Destiny 2 is dead at the moment as Blizzard looks to their whole portfolio during the slow months of spring. Yo, Destiny is dead atm, I’m with ya on that. I’m dumbstruck that you still tune in to watch my content. Fucking troopers. I salute you. — Destiny 2 (@MoreConsole) …

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TRIALS OF THE GAUNTLET

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Trials of the Gauntlet was released on March 16, 2018 by Broken Dinosaur Studios. The game was developed by Patrick O’Connor, Joshua Suskalo, Christian Hall. Arthur Parker, Dorsey Ledger, Natalie O’Conner, Landon Creech and Nathan Landon. Trials of the Gauntlet is a metroidvania platform style game. Broken Dinosaur Studios is an indie team of student game …

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POSTIMG.ORG

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We discovered a large number of images on the site were broken. We used the Postimg.org service which is available for forums and blogs etc. The new url for them is http://postimages.org. The service has been available since 2004 and many forums and blogs depends on them for content. For some reason the domain was blocked …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4088776

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This update applies to Windows 10 version 1709. Addresses issue where Internet Explorer stops working when using F12-based developer tools. Addresses issue with printing XML documents with Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. Updates legacy Document Mode cell visibility in Internet Explorer. Addresses issue with pinch and zoom gestures on some machines while using Internet Explorer. Addresses an …

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PRISMATA

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Prismata was released on March 8, 2018 by Lunarch Studios who also developed the game. Prismata is hybrid strategy simulation board game. The game is the work of some part time MIT students in 2010  who built a prototype and expanded it from there. The game even got the attention of the kick-starter program and …

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ANTHEM EXPECTED IN EARLY 2019

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Bioware is working on their new game Anthem which they recently posted on Reddit as being expected to be ready for release in early 2019 for the PC, Xbox One and PS4. EA will be the publisher. Players will assume the role of a Freelancer, one of a group of people who leave their civilization …

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