Who says the best gaming keyboard has to be a mechanical one? Razer’s Cynosa Chroma has been stuck on my desk for a couple of weeks now and hoo boy did have I given it a baptism of fire, as this ended up being the keyboard I used to put together my Monster Hunter: World graphics performance article. Yep, I’ve murdered hundreds of Great Jagrases with this £59 / $59 non-mechanical, membrane keyboard, and you know what? I actually had a pretty all right time with it – and it was a heck of a lot easier on my ears, too. Is it a better buy than your typical £100 / $100 mechanical keyboard, though? Let’s find out. Of course, being a Razer keyboard, the Cynosa Chroma is a little different from your standard membrane keyboard. Membrane keyboards, in case you’re unfamiliar with the distinction, often have a single sheet of rubber domes inside them, which can often make them feel quite spongy and slow when typing at speed or, say, mashing a lot of keys at … [Read more...] about Razer Cynosa Chroma review: A step up for membrane gaming keyboards
THE PCG Q&AFind previous editions of the PC Gamer Q&A here. Here are some highlights:- What game did you finish despite hating every minute of it? - What game's graphics blew you away the most when it came out?What's your least favorite entry in an otherwise good series? Reigns: Game of Thrones, a crossover between Tinder-like ruling sim Reigns and HBO's series about sad people wearing furs, might be the best GoT game made yet. That isn't a huge compliment, as the Telltale series was nothing special, but we quite like Reigns, so it's probably worth a go for Ice and Fire fans. Comparisons aside, the crossover was a good match (hah), and an interesting one. Often, licensed games are designed to the specifications of the source material—in a game about Spider-man, you have to sling webs, right? But now and then things happen the other way around, and a film or TV show is worked into an established game design idea. Telltale does this, and Jurassic World Evolution … [Read more...] about Which game would you cross with your favorite TV show or film?
There are so many reasons to find out how to watch Game of Thrones seasons 1-7. Maybe friends or family members have been bugging you to catch up on all things Dany and Jon? Perhaps you just want to fill that Thrones-shaped San Diego Comic Con 2018 hole with a few bloody battles and more than a few gratuitous sex scenes? Perhaps it's just on your to-watch list, but you have no idea where to get started. Well, you’re in luck. With Game of Thrones season 8 on the horizon, there’s never been a better time to get your binge on and watch all of Game of Thrones. Whether you’re in the US, Canada, UK, or anywhere else in the world, you’re covered. We've got a breakdown of how to watch every season of Game of Thrones, and where to find it cheapest. We also recommend a handful of the best, most reliable VPN services, so you can get your Thrones on no matter where you are in the world.How to watch all of Game of Thrones (US)Compared to some other regions, how to watch … [Read more...] about How to watch all of Game of Thrones seasons 1-7, right now
Discovering how to watch Game of Thrones whenever and wherever you like can be a tricky thing. Whether you’re binging the show all over again in preparation for Game of Thrones season 8 or finally want to dip your toe into the Westerosi waters to see what the fuss is all about, it can be a pain to figure out exactly where to find all of the episodes you need. If you start right at the beginning, and get hooked on Game of Thrones - which is very likely to happen - you're going to want to watch the whole lot, back to back. Starting a show as popular as Thrones is quite a commitment and you need to make sure you have every episode, on hand, when you need it. Worry not, though. Below is a step-by-step guide on how to watch all of Game of Thrones, whether you’re in the US, Canada, UK, or any other region. You'll be able to access all of HBO's amazing show wherever you are, and whatever season you need.How to watch all of Game of Thrones (US)Compared to some other regions, … [Read more...] about How to watch all of Game of Thrones seasons 1-7
PCG Q&ACheck out past editions of the PCG Q&A:What's the most disappointed you've been by a game's ending?When was the exact moment you fell out of love with a game?What's the first game you really loved?Earlier this week, we asked you to tell us the last physical copy of a PC game you bought, while sharing our own choices. Today, as a kind of sequel to that question, we ask, what was the first downloadable game you bought on PC? In the PC Gamer Q&A, we ask the global PC Gamer team for their thoughts on a particular subject, then invite you to add your thoughts in the comments below. We'll also feature a few answers from the PC Gamer Club Discord, accessible to anyone who's a part of our membership program.You'll find our answers below, and we'd love to hear what your first paid downloadable game was too. Jarred Walton: Half-Life 2I'll take the easy route on this one, because it's also true: Half-Life 2 was the first downloadable game I bought. I also played … [Read more...] about What was the first downloadable game you bought on PC?