Professional in game

Money is not a motivating factor. Money doesn’t thrill me or make me play better because there are benefits to being wealthy. I’m just happy with a ball at my feet. My motivation comes from playing the game I love. If I wasn’t paid to be a professional footballer I would willingly play for nothing.

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Faster AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs rumoured for June 16 announcement

Faster AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs rumoured for June 16 announcement

AMD is rumoured to be prepping a refreshed lineup of 3rd Gen Ryzen processors, now known as ‘Matisse Refresh’. Following rumours of a Ryzen refresh last week, fresh information is starting to filter out regarding the existence of three new chips: the Ryzen 9 3900XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT, and Ryzen 5 3600XT.

Rumoured Matisse Refresh
Cores/threads Base clock (GHz) Boost clock (GHz) Price
Ryzen 9 3900XT* 12/24 4.1 4.8 TBC
Ryzen 9 3900X 12/24 3.8 4.6 $499
Ryzen 7 3800XT* 8/16 4.2 4.7 TBC
Ryzen 7 3800X 8/16 3.9 4.5 $399
Ryzen 5 3600XT* 6/12 4 4.7 TBC
Ryzen 5 3600X 6/12 3.8 4.4 $249
*Rumoured

They look mighty familiar, right? That’s because they’re reportedly set to be identical in all but clock speed to those the first wave of Ryzen 3000 processors. You’ll fine no extra Zen 2 cores stuffed under that AM4 heat spreader. Yet these chips

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MicroProse is working on a multiplayer VR bomber sim

MicroProse is working on a multiplayer VR bomber sim

Ancient strategy and sim publisher MicroProse rose from the grave earlier this month, after two decades under, accompanied by the announcement of a trio of games that all sounded just like the sort of things it published alongside Civ and X-COM years ago. Now it's...

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Faster AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs rumoured for June 16 announcement

AMD is rumoured to be prepping a refreshed lineup of 3rd Gen Ryzen processors, now known as 'Matisse Refresh'. Following rumours of a Ryzen refresh last week, fresh information is starting to filter out regarding the existence of three new chips: the Ryzen 9 3900XT,...

Mafia 3: Definitive Edition seems to contain a map from a Cold War spy game

Mafia 3: Definitive Edition didn't sport any new additions like Mafia 2, but YouTuber Sliderv2 has been rooting around in the files and found a couple of interesting things, most notably a large but unfinished map of Berlin.Berlin is quite far away from Mafia 3's...

MicroProse is working on a multiplayer VR bomber sim

Ancient strategy and sim publisher MicroProse rose from the grave earlier this month, after two decades under, accompanied by the announcement of a trio of games that all sounded just like the sort of things it published alongside Civ and X-COM years ago. Now it's...

EKWB announces star-spangled CPU water block in support of disabled vets

EK, maker of custom liquid-cooled PCs and components, is releasing a limited edition of its Velocity CPU water block in honor of this past Memorial Day Weekend. Fit with red, white, and blue flag motif, the star-spangled EK-Quantum Velocity Honor is a fitting...

The next Sherlock Holmes game depicts the famous detective as an arrogant young man

Frogwares has announced the next instalment in its quietly beloved Sherlock Holmes series, and this time things are a bit different. This time Sherlock Holmes isn't a regal looking middle age bloke, but a very debonnaire 21-year-old. Meanwhile, the game won't take...