Bots and ranked matches have arrived in PUBG

Bots and ranked matches have arrived in PUBG

After a week on the test server, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds update 7.2 is now live, most notably adding a ranked mode for players who want to take their fights over chicken dinners a bit more seriously.  Ranked matches throw squads into a 64-player map randomly selected from Erangel, Miramar and Sanhok with tweaked rules. Red zones, […]
Our overclocked Intel Core i9 10900K CPU sucks 331W of power

Our overclocked Intel Core i9 10900K CPU sucks 331W of power

We overclocked our Intel Core i9 10900K CPU to 5.3GHz on all cores and it drew a massive 331W of power at peak. That’s the processor alone, by the way, not the total platform power draw of our testing rig. That’s almost two Xbox One X consoles running at...
Embracer Group, formerly THQ Nordic AB, has 118 games in development

Embracer Group, formerly THQ Nordic AB, has 118 games in development

Embracer Group, formerly THQ Nordic AB, and before that Nordic Games, has grown vast over the last four years. According to its latest annual report, it’s got a whopping 118 games in development, 69 of which are yet to be announced.  Some of these games might...
Call of Duty is heading to the Cold War next, according to a leak

Call of Duty is heading to the Cold War next, according to a leak

Call of Duty’s next destination is allegedly the Cold War, according to CoD leaker Okami. They teased the name, Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War, by slapping the subtitle over some old Black Ops box art, but it does line up with other rumours and hints...