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Forget Amazon Prime Day, Newegg's got two great deals on FreeSync displays right now

If you haven't found any Prime Day deals worth buying, check out these deals on Newegg: the Alienware AW2518HF FreeSync monitor is $200 and an Acer FreeSync Ultrawide is $300.

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4 non-Amazon Prime Day deals: A $450 GTX 1080, a $95 SSD and more

Amazon Prime Day is just for Prime members. For the rest of us, there are deals to be had from Best Buy, Newegg, Dell, and even Amazon.

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The best CPUs for gaming

The best gaming CPUs will help your PC pump out as many frames as possible, as quickly as possible. We pick the best for every budget.

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Maingear F131 unboxing

Watch us unbox the Maingear F131, a gorgeous hot rod of a gaming rig.

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This week in games: More Witcher games, new Commandos, and Darksiders III gets a release date

Plus: Release dates for Bard's Tale IV and Monster Hunter: World, and Epic slashes its revenue share for the Unreal Marketplace—while giving all content creators four years of back-pay. This is gaming news for July 9 to 13.

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How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU

The GPU in a gaming laptop matters, so here's everything you need to know about picking the right one for 720p, 1080p, or 1440p gaming, as well as esports.

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Steam’s useless 'Upcoming Releases' list embraces algorithms to become less useless

"Less than half of one percent of customers" clicked on Steam's old Upcoming Releases page, so the bar is pretty low for the new algorithm-driven "Popular Upcoming" list.

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Alienware's monster 34-inch curved G-Sync display is $500 off in Dell's 'Black Friday in July' blowout

The Alienware AW3418DW is still expensive at $1,000, but it's cheaper than you'll find elsewhere right now.

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PCWorld is streaming The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset on Twitch!

Join Adam and Leif as they play The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset on a Maingear F131

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Nvidia Shield TV levels up to full-featured PC gaming with free GeForce Now beta

The era of confusing, dueling GeForce Now services is over. Nvidia's Shield TV now streams PC games from the cloud, cementing its reign as the king of streamers for geeks.

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Prey: Mooncrash review: Expansion or not, this is one of 2018's best and most unique games

Drawing inspiration from roguelikes, Mooncrash's constant tension and resource management allow Prey's already impressive web of systems to truly shine.

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Prey: Mooncrash review: A roguelike that keeps you guessing

Prey: Mooncrash is an expansion that keeps you on your toes with time pressure, consequences for choices made and loot taken, and maddening, intriguing twists you can't predict.

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This week in games: Dead Island 2 revival, Kingdom Come: Deliverance DLC and Shenmue on PC

Plus Rocket League is free all weekend, Bethesda talks smack about Sony's crossplay restrictions, and the Vive Pro finally gets properly pricey bundles. This is gaming news for July 2 to 6.

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Newegg's got an EVGA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti SC Gaming for $180 right now

It still higher than the original MSRP, but $180 is still a great price for this EVGA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti SC Gaming right now.

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The Crew 2 review: A bad racing game I can't help falling in love with

The Crew 2 hits almost the exact same highs and lows as its predecessor, a compelling fantasy of American car culture that's less fun as soon as you start actually racing.

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Review impressions: The definitive Crash Bandicoot experience in 2018 is on the PC, and that's bizarre

Once a PlayStation mascot, Crash Bandicoot now joins the long list of games that are "Best on PC," thanks to lower-latency monitors and a higher frame rate.

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The Half Nerd ep. 57.5: Why Gordon is wrong, ultimate battlestations, and behind-the-scenes at The Full Nerd!

In this special episode of The Full Nerd, the lesser half of the crew hashes out which of Gordon's opinions are wrong, the elements of an ultimate battlestation, and what goes on behind the scenes of the show.