Gaming Guide

A feature on ASUS G750JX

The Great Gaming Notebook Shootout of 2013

FEATURE  /  19 Dec 2013

Thanks to advances in CPU and GPU technology, gaming notebooks have never been more powerful. We pit the best of the best from Aftershock, ASUS, Dell, MSI, Razer and Toshiba against each other in a battle to the death to find out which is best.

Sony Playstation 4 review

Sony Playstation 4 - Does Greatness Await?

REVIEW  /  18 Dec 2013

Sony's Playstation 4 will be the first next-gen console to reach Singapore, when it goes on sale tomorrow. But is it a worthy successor to the PS3? And does it offer enough to make it a day one purchase? We find out.

Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p review

Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p - One Good Turn Deserves Another

REVIEW  /  12 Dec 2013

The Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p features an innovative "Ultrabay" features that lets users install an add-on graphics module for added graphics performance. But does this turn the IdeaPad Y510p into a bona fide gaming notebook? We find out.

MSI Beat It 2013 Grand Finals - Battle of the Titans

MSI Beat It 2013 Grand Finals - Battle of the Titans

FEATURE  /  02 Dec 2013

Held at Shijingshan Stadium, Beijing, from the 22nd to 24th November, the MSI Beat It 2013 tournament saw 17 top CS:GO teams from different parts of the world gather to compete against one another in a bid to win the grand prize of US$10,000 and five MSI GE70 gaming laptops loaded with WD SSHDs. We give you a rundown of what took place.

Sitex 2013 - Notebooks, Networking, & Gaming Gear Buying Guide

Sitex 2013 - Notebooks, Networking, & Gaming Gear Buying Guide

FEATURE  /  28 Nov 2013

On the hunt for a new notebook, mechanical gaming keyboard or a router to pair with your fibre connection? In this guide, we'll show you what to look out for, as well as the best deals on notebooks, networking and gaming peripherals at Sitex 2013.

Worldwide Playstation 4 Prices Compared

Worldwide Playstation 4 Prices Compared

FEATURE  /  14 Nov 2013

Sony's Playstation 4 will be launched in Singapore on 19th December 2013 for S$639. But how does the local price compare to other countries around the world? We find out.

Next-Gen Consoles Compared - Which is The One 4 U?

Next-Gen Consoles Compared - Which is The One 4 U?

FEATURE  /  14 Nov 2013

With the Singapore availability and pricing of Sony's Playstation 4 revealed, it's time to take a comparative look at each next-gen console: Microsoft Xbox One, Sony PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Wii U. Which console should you get?

Three Reasons Why I'm Leaving Microsoft for Sony

Three Reasons Why I'm Leaving Microsoft for Sony

BLOG  /  11 Nov 2013

Microsoft and Sony's next-generation gaming consoles will soon be upon us. I have always supported the Xbox, but I fear I have to switch camps. Here are my reasons why.

Creative Senz3D Interactive Gesture Camera review

Creative Senz3D Interactive Gesture Camera - Kinect for PC?

REVIEW  /  06 Nov 2013

The Creative Senz3D Interactive Gesture Camera is a webcam that utilizes 3D sensing technology which, when paired with Intel's Perceptual Computing SDK, allows for gesture and motion control in games and applications, similar to Microsoft's Kinect peripheral. Must-have gadget or just a gimmick? We find out.

Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse review

Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse - Lag Free Wireless Performance

REVIEW  /  28 Oct 2013

Logitech's latest G602 gaming mouse is a bit different from everything else out there. Armed with a 2500 DPI optical sensor and six side buttons, it offers a useful compromise between thumbpad-equipped MMO gaming mice and regular gaming mice. It's also one of the few wireless gaming mice out there. We take it for a spin.

Everything New from NVIDIA's Montreal 2013 Event

Everything New from NVIDIA's Montreal 2013 Event

FEATURE  /  22 Oct 2013

NVIDIA recently held a special event at Montreal, Canada, where they announced a couple of new technologies and teased a new graphics card. Here's everything you need to know from the event.

AMD Announces New R9 and R7 Radeon Graphics Cards (Updated)

AMD Announces New R9 and R7 Radeon Graphics Cards (Updated)

FEATURE  /  26 Sep 2013

AMD will be replacing most of the their GPU line-up really soon, so step right this way to find out more about the new AMD Radeon "Hawaii" graphics cards that will be made available next month.

AMD Previews "Hawaii" GPU-based Graphics Card

AMD Previews "Hawaii" GPU-based Graphics Card

FEATURE  /  26 Sep 2013

AMD teased us with a reference unit of the top of the line "Hawaii" GPU based graphics card. So step right in and take a quick look at what you might be purchasing soon.

A feature on Razer Blade Pro 17-inch (2013)

MSI GS70 Stealth vs. Razer Blade Pro - Battle of the Slim 17-inch Gaming Notebooks

FEATURE  /  19 Sep 2013

The Razer Blade Pro used to be the only slim 17-inch gaming notebook around, but not any more. There's a new challenger in the form of MSI's GS70 Stealth. We pit these two lightweight gaming notebooks against each other to find out which is best.

Seen at the Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention 2013

Seen at the Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention 2013

FEATURE  /  31 Aug 2013

The Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention is back! Running this weekend from 31st August to 1st September at Marina Bay Sands, STGCC 2013 brings a line-up of exhibitors to toys to comic book artists to cosplayers to our shores. Check out sights and sounds from the event on day one!

Creative Sound Blaster Evo Zx Wireless Bluetooth Headphones review

Creative Sound Blaster Evo Zx Headphones - Every Feature You Could Ask For

REVIEW  /  27 Aug 2013

Heavy on features, the Creative Evo Zx is a wireless headphone set equipped with NFC technology. In addition, the product sports the SB-Axx1 audio processing chip from Creative previously found on the Sound Blaster Axx1 speakers.

CM Storm Havoc review

First Looks: CM Storm Havoc Laser Gaming Mouse

REVIEW  /  26 Aug 2013

Tagged with a price of S$99, the Havoc 8200dpi laser gaming mouse by CM Storm sounds like a good bargain when compared to other laser mice in the market. At first glance, it comes across as a typical mouse that's plain and simple. We give it a quick test to see if its performance is more exciting than its dull appearance.

Are Video Games Art?

Are Video Games Art?

BLOG  /  23 Aug 2013

The gaming industry has grown into a multi-billion dollar market. But can the content, namely video games, claim to be an art form?

Hands-on: Hearthstone

Hands-on: Hearthstone

FEATURE  /  22 Aug 2013

Hearthstone, Blizzard's latest game and its first free-to-play online game, is a vast departure from its usual fare, but can it find the same success as Starcraft II, World of Warcraft and Diablo III? We were invited by Blizzard to try the game out with a quick hands-on. Here's what we thought.

Roccat Ryos MK Pro Mechanical Keyboard review

Roccat Ryos MK Pro Mechanical Keyboard - An Illuminating Experience

REVIEW  /  20 Aug 2013

Roccat's first mechanical gaming keyboard, the Ryos MK Pro utilizes two 32-bit ARM Cortex processors, and is the first keyboard to offer per-key illumination backlighting, allowing for a huge amount of customizability. It is available in a choice of Cherry MX Black, Red, Blue or Brown switches.

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