Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

Hayden writes about games for PCWorld and doubles as the resident Zork enthusiast.

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15 new PC games we're excited for in 2019

2019's schedule is packed with games, from Metro Exodus to Anthem and more. We've gone ahead and rounded up fifteen of the most promising.

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12 of the best indie PC games you might have missed in 2018

More video games released in 2018 than probably any year in history. Inside, you'll find a dozen you might have overlooked, from frog detectives to medieval graveyards to household chore simulators and more.

Razer Kraken Tournament Edition (2018)

Razer Kraken Tournament Edition review: A messy but interesting refresh for Razer's no-frills headset line

Razer's 2018 Kraken refresh combines a standard 3.5mm headset with a USB control box, giving it THX capabilities and nifty on-the-fly bass EQ. And hey, the earcups are cold now.

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The best PC games of 2018

What indiepocalypse? Only a single triple-A game cracked our list of the top 10 PC games of 2018.

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SteelSeries Rival 650 review: Solving the wireless-mouse problem with 15-minute charging

With the Rival 650's built-in fast charging and eye-catching look, SteelSeries has finally produced its first must-have gaming mouse.

Steam Winter Sale 2018

The 2018 Steam Winter Sale is here with steep savings and free daily gifts

Check out the Steam Winter Sale's Extremely Cozy Cottage every day for wallpapers, in-game items, and more. Or don't, and just buy games on the cheap like usual.

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Free copies of Subnautica: Epic Games Store kickstarts your library with a winner

It's one of 2018's best games, and now you can pick up Subnautica for freeā€”as long as you do so soon, and are willing to make an Epic Games Store account.

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This week in games: Heroes of the Storm winds down, Monster Hunter adds The Witcher's Geralt

Plus: Planetside Arena turns the sci-fi MMOFPS into a battle royale, Metro Exodus moves its release date up a week, and there's that awful Sonic the Hedgehog movie poster. This is gaming news for December 10 to 14.

HyperX Cloud Mix

HyperX Cloud Mix review: Pivoting to a mobile lifestyle brand brings mixed results

Bridging the gap between wired gaming headset and mobile Bluetooth headset, the HyperX Cloud Mix doesn't quite nail either. But if you're in both categories, perhaps it's an appealing jack-of-all-trades option.

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GOG.com's winter sale kicks off with free copies of LucasArts classic Full Throttle

The classic LucasArts adventure game about a man, a motorcycle, and a whole lot of butt-kicking is free for the next 48(ish) hours. Go grab Full Throttle in GOG.com's Winter sale!

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John Romero celebrates Doom's 25th anniversary with Sigil, a free fifth chapter for the original game

John Romero's apparently spent the last two years working on a nine-level mod for the original 1993 Doom, titled Sigil. Also, it's free.

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Whirlwind FX VortX review: The PC's first 'environmental simulator' is just hot air for now

Whirlwind FX's VortX promises to be the "world's first environmental simulator for PC gaming," but first-generation hardware woes make this experiment mostly a bust.

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This week in games: Call of Duty starts selling sans-Zombies, DayZ preps Early Access exit

Plus: Below finally gets a solid release date (soon!), Ubisoft Club Units get a two-year timer, and Just Cause 4 features one of the best Easter eggs in years. This is gaming news for December 3 to 7.

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Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 Low Profile review: Get a laptop feel on your desktop PC

Corsair's new K70 is the first to feature Cherry's new Low Profile MX switch, recreating a laptop feel on a desktop keyboard. It won't be to everyone's tastes, but it's pretty damn nice regardless.

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All the big reveals at The Game Awards 2018

We rounded up all the major trailers from the 2018 Game Awards, including quite a few "World Premieres" and a few 2019 release dates.