388.31 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 388.31was released November 15, 2017 for Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. Star Wars Battlefront II Injustice 2 For Other Sun FESTERING PROBLEMS GAME ISSUE 12-bit RGB EDID reports 12-bit RGB screen issues, revert back to 8-bit RGB GTX 1070, GTX 1080 See the page on GTX 1070 …

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SILENT DESCENT

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Silent Descent has released  on November 14, 2017  by Deceptive Games who also developed it.  Silent Descent is a firsr person phychological survival horror. This atmospheric titlle reminds us of Outlast which is another horror survival game. Trapped in purgatory, you play as Samuel Harris who roams in an endless loop of anguish, pain and suffering. …

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KB4048955

KB4048955 in a cumulative update for Windows 10 1709. If you have not yet upgraded to version 1709 we should point out that older versions are not being fully supported. Addressed issue that causes the Mixed Reality Portal to stop responding on launch. Addressed issue that causes a black screen to appear when you switch …

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OVER 6000 NEW GAMES ON STEAM

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2017 is not even over yet and already there are over 6,000 new games on Steam. This is more than all the games released from 2005 to 2015. 2016 also was a record year for game releases on Steam, Lots of the games released lately are clearly very basic games typical of the stuff seen …

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NEED FOR SPEED: PAYBACK

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Need for Speed: Payback was released on November 10, 2017 by Electronic Arts. The game was developed by Ghost Games. Need for Speed: Payback  is a racing simulator. Need for Speed Payback is a racing game set in an open world environment. It will be focused on “action driving” and will have the three playable characters …

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SERIOUS SAM FUSION 2017

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Serious Sam Fusion 2017 is currently in beta testing. It will be released for free for existing players. The game are also upgraded to be 64-bit so that they will run more efficiently with modern systems. The games are also being updated and DX9 is being replaced with DX11. Serious Sam Fusion 2017 bundles the updated …

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KUSO

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Kuso was released on November 7, 2017 by Fred Wood who also developed it. Kuso is a side-scroll platform game. Kuso: The word from Japanese. It means “shit” originally.  Then word meaning had been expanded to “bad”, “extremely “, “strange”, “alternative”. Kusoge refers to shit game, which has entered the Japanese culture rather deeply. Gameplay resembles …

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GAMES BANNED BY STEAM

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Steam has banned serveral adult oriented games and simulators in recent times. We discovered that several mature games are forcibly being censored. Links to the uncensored version are also being removed. We should mention that many games from Japan have adult themes and sometimes explicit content. French and German markets are also much more liberal. …

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REVVING UP GAMING FOR 2018

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Here at Hardcore Games we have been using an old box for games for a long time. Occasionally a hardware refresh can do wonders for gaming. Our Corsair Carbide 300R chassis is well suited for a retrofit, the old faithful TX850V2 has never let us down once.  The old AM3 motherboard has seen better days. …

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INTEL SSD 900P 280GB AIC

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The Intel SSD 900P 280GB AIC is a NVMe  PCI Express 3.0 x8 card for desktop computers. The Intel Optane technology was announced 2 years ago and now Intel has finally stared delivering the hardware. The problem with the PCI Express card is the bus speed is inadequate to handle the extreme bandwidth. The Optane …

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