Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Dies at Age 55

Mr. Iwata was not only one of the most recognizable faces, not only at Nintendo, but in the gaming world at large. He began as a simple programmer at HAL Laboratory working on such iconic franchises as Kirby, Pokemon, and Super Smash Bros. He then joined Nintendo in 2000 and became the president of the …more

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AMD Catalyst 15.7 WHQL Video Card Driver Released – Windows 10 and DX12 Ready

AMD has released Catalyst 15.7 WHQL video card drivers today that provide ‘seamless and intuitive support for Windows 10 and the DirectX 12 API’ according to the folks over at AMD. AMD has been under scrutiny for not releasing WHQL-certified drivers video card drives in months, so this launch will likely calm the critics for the …more

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Intel Releasing 14nm Kaby Lake Processor in 2016 Ahead of 10nm Cannonlake

DigiTimes is reporting that Intel will be releasing Kaby Lake processors in September 2016 instead of early 2016 due to the Skylake processor delays. From what we gather Intel will be launching Skylake desktop processors (Intel Core i7-6700K and Core i5-6600K) at an event during Gamescom Cologne which runs from August 6th to 9th.  We also expect …more

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Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury Specs Leaked – 3584 GPU Cores

Images and specifications for the upcoming Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury video card have leaked out! It appears that Sapphire will have two versions of the R9 Fury with the key difference being just 40MHz on the core clock between the two cards. The Sapphire R9 Fury (11247-00-40G) comes clocked at 1000 MHz clock and the Sapphire R9 …more


GeForce 353.45 Hotfix Drivers Released To Fix Sony Vegas Pro Crashes

NVIDIA today released GeForce 353.45 Hotfix drivers that resolve an issue where Sony Vegas Pro was crashing on some users. This driver build includes all the fixes that were in the previous 353.38 hotfix driver release, so this is the latest and greatest driver from NVIDIA. The NVIDIA forums have a number of users saying that …more

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AMD Adjusts Sound Baffling Adhesive To Calm Radeon R9 Fury X Noise Complaints

AMD has just issued an official statement about the noisy GPU cooler found on some of the AMD Radeon R9 Fury X video cards. We contacted AMD to let them know about the issue before the video card was announced, but we were informed that the problem had been resolved and production parts would not …more


Minecraft Reaches 70 Million Units Sold – Over 20 Million For PC

Over the past few years, Minecraft has seen an incredible rise in popularity. Starting as a small indie game created by one man, Markus “Notch” Persson back in 2011 and has since developed into a multi-million dollar franchise. Not only has it become a hit with adults and average gamers around the world, but it …more

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Square Enix Halts Mac Sales Of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

When Square Enix released the Mac version of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn on June 23rd it was fairly obvious that the game had performance issues and the launch did not go as planned. We just learned that Square Enix has removed the game from the market and is actually offering full refunds to those that would …more


Chicago Netflix & Spotify Users to Pay More with New Streaming Tax

Netflix users in Chicago will soon have to pay more to stream music, TV and movies now that the City of Chicago has enacted a “Cloud Tax”.  The change took effect on Wednesday, and it will apply to those with Chicago billing addresses. This new 9 percent tax will be applied to all streaming services …more

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First Full ‘Steve Jobs’ Movie Trailer Released

Universal Pictures has released the first full trailer for Steve Jobs that is due to be released in theaters on October 9th 2015. The film, directed by Academy Award-winner Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire), is set at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998’s unveiling of the iMac. The movie also has a number of flashbacks …more

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Last Chance To Enter The Corsair Water Cooler Giveaway!

There are less than 10 hours left in our current giveaway! Legit Reviews has worked with Corsair to bring you a chance to win not one, but two of the best CPU water coolers that they make! The grand prize for this giveaway will be the Corsair H100i GTX Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler ($111.99 Shipped at Amazon) …more

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AMD Releases 3D Model For Radeon R9 Fury X Faceplate

AMD has released the STP file for users that have CAD software to design their own AMD Radeon R9 Fury X faceplate! The 3D model for the faceplate should help enthusiasts be able to design their own 3D printed or CNC machined frontplate. AMD stated that they will not provide replacement faceplates for any faceplates lost or …more

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Uncharted 4 Features Chest Hair That Blows in the Wind!

It has been announced that Nathan Drakes chest hair will be affected by the elements in the upcoming game title Uncharted 4! The news was recently announced by Naughty Dog Dynamics Artist Neilan Naicker during a panel at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Games and Animation.  You can watch the entire panel discussion on Gnomon’s archived livestream. “I don’t know if …more

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Batman: Arkham Knight PC Game Fix Coming, Patch Released, Owners Get Free Game

Over the weekend the folks over at Rocksteady released the first patch for the PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight and outlined on Steam what areas of the game that they’ll be working on in the weeks and months ahead. Rocksteady says that they have a team of developers working on the PC performance issues, …more