Ethan Goetsch

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Destiny is not Grand Theft Auto: Analyst predicts big dip in September software sales

While the new consoles have sold well since their November releases, new game sales have lagged behind. That’s going to continue, according to one industry observer.<p>Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter is predicting that The NPD Group, which tracks sales of new games at U.S. retailers, will …

Alienware Alpha is the first Steam Machine ... but it runs Windows, and comes with a normal Xbox 360 gamepad - ExtremeTech

Alienware Alpha is the first Steam Machine … but it runs Windows, and comes with a normal Xbox 360 gamepad<p>By on August 13, 2014 at 9:01 am<p>This site …

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Alienware 18 Gaming Laptop Review: A PC-Killer With Nvidia SLI Graphics

When it comes to gaming laptops. Alienware (actually owned by Dell) is synonymous with the ultra-premium end of the market. It’s not just other-worldly design, illumination and hot air exhausts bigger that rival those on fighter jets that set its laptops apart from most of the competition …

Alienware just built the Mac Pro of gaming PCs

Expect no less than a monster price for this crazy machine<p>Apple's new "trash can" Mac Pro is pretty wild, but Alienware might have just snatched back the title for craziest desktop PC with its new Area-51. Gone is the rectangular tower desktop of old — in its place, Alienware's made a funky, …

Alienware Introduces New Area-51 Gaming Desktop

2014 seems as good a time as any for a return to the spotlight, and here we find Alienware<p>2014 seems as good a time as any for a return to the spotlight, and here we find Alienware following suit with the introduction of its latest model. The Area-51 arrives in a timely manner ahead of a rather …

Alienware Area-51 Gaming PC

Since its introduction in 2006, Alienware's Area 51 line has become synonymous with high-performance PC gaming. Now they're looking to continue that …

Alienware 17 review by TechRadar

Premium gaming laptop Alienware 17 comes under the scrutiny of TechRadar<p>The 17-inch <b>laptop</b> is rare these days. But in the gaming world, the arguably huge form factor is alive and well.<p>With an AMD Radeon HD R9 M290X pushing the pixels behind its 1920 x 1080 anti-glare screen, this version of …

Alienware still not offering Nvidia GeForce GTX 980, 970 with its desktop PCs

Though Nvidia launched the GeForce GTX 980 and 970 last week, Alienware has yet to update its desktop PC offerings to include either of these cards …

Alienware 13 laptop aims for no-compromise PC gaming

Dell’s Alienware gaming division is launching its Alienware 13 laptop for no-compromise laptop gaming.<p>The machine has a 13.3-inch liquid crystal display (LCD) screen with Nvidia GeForce GTX 860M graphics. It also has 16 gigabytes of DDR3 main memory, supports up to two solid-state drives (SSDs), …

Alienware shows off its new Area-51 gaming desktop

Alienware makes PCs for serious gamers. That’s evident in a demo I saw of the Alienware Area-51 gaming desktop, which ships to retail Tuesday morning.<p>The first thing you notice about it is its “Triad” triangular design. The shape means it is really easy to access both the front and rear ports, but …

Alienware unveils 'graphics amplifier' to give laptops screaming desktop performance

Alienware has something special for mobile gamers. The gaming division of Dell is unveiling its Alienware Graphics Amplifier today as an accessory that brings high-end desktop graphics to an Alienware 13 laptop, which is also launching today.<p>The sleek black graphics amplifier has a full-fledged …

Hands on: Alienware graphics amplifier

<b>Alienware’s Graphics Amplifier breaks new ground by opening laptops to desktop-class graphics, but you’ll have to be a serious gamer to justify the</b> …

You can abduct an Alienware 13 gaming laptop starting October 28

Alienware is back at it, launching its newest gaming laptop. However, you wouldn’t think that this notebook is fit for fragging foes just by picking …

The Alienware Graphics Amplifier lets you add a desktop video card to a laptop

One of the painful realities of buying a gaming laptop is that no matter how close to the bleeding edge you get, its graphics processor will be practically obsolete in a year or two. That’s great for laptop manufacturers, but it sucks for gamers. Alienware has a solution: The Alienware Graphics …

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Fangbook III HX6 gaming laptop packs a kickstand for better cooling

Custom manufacturer CyberPowerPC has announced its latest gaming machine in the form of the Fangbook III HX6. If you’re familiar with gaming laptops, …

Alienware 13 and Graphics Amplifier: merging the powerful and portable

Alienware is targeting gamers who want the best of both worlds: a portable gaming machine that is powerful enough for when they’re out and about (or …

Will 'Destiny' Survive 'Call Of Duty,' 'Halo,' And 'Far Cry?'

Two months in, Destiny is still a big deal. Engagement numbers are impressive, plenty of people are playing the Vault of Glass, and by and large, the ultra-successful launch has maintained momentum. But that, largely, has been child’s play. Destiny was released with little competition at a time …

Bungie promises power matters in Destiny's new and improved Iron Banner

Destiny's Iron Banner mode is set to undergo sweeping changes when it returns to the game, developer Bungie has said.<p>Chief among them is that power …

Face-Off: Shadow Warrior

Shadow Warrior made a splash last year on PC with impressive visuals and kinetic action, but high system requirements left us wondering how well it …

Microsoft Launches Xbox One In China Today

For the first time ever, Xbox has landed in China. For the past 14 years, the Chinese government has banned the sale of foreign-made video game consoles in China. That’s one year longer than the Xbox brand has even existed.<p>The Xbox One marks the first major video game console release in China in …

Shadow of Mordor patch adds versatile Photo Mode

Mordor, an inspiring landscape, a land of love, hope, <i>beauty</i>. Only fitting then that developer Monolith has added a Photo Mode to Shadow of Mordor …

Face-Off: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Considered a curveball for PC users, Shadow of Mordor's whopping 6GB video memory requirement for ultra textures makes it - at first blush - appear …

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UK chart: Shadow of Mordor biggest launch for a game based on Lord of the Rings

Monolith's open world action game Shadow of Mordor has entered the UK chart in second place with the biggest launch for a game based on The Lord of …

Bungie discussing matchmaking for Destiny's Raid

Bungie is discussing the possibility of adding matchmaking to Destiny's Raid.<p>Destiny's six-person Raid, called Vault of Glass, does not feature the …

Microsoft insists Master Chief remains "integral" part of Halo 5: Guardians

Microsoft has responded to the recent debate about the main character of upcoming Xbox One first-person shooter Halo 5: Guardians.<p>Earlier today an …

Destiny ditches balance with PVP mode Iron Banner

This evening Destiny will add a new competitive multiplayer mode that ditches game balance.<p>Iron Banner, which opens this evening and runs till 14th …

Destiny player finds way to access future DLC area

A thorough Destiny player has stumbled upon a new area that appears to be meant for the House of Wolves DLC, due in 2015.<p>YouTuber Nowise10 details in …

Shadow of Mordor is wise to focus on the baddies

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is a delight. It's also one of the most derivative games I've ever played. And this feels a bit confusing, really. …

'Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor' Paid Branding Deals Should Have #GamerGate Up In Arms

In the laundry list of complaints gamers have about video game journalism and its ethical quandaries, being in bed with game developers and publishers is very near the top. Gamers see ads for a video game plastered all around a scored review and question whether there’s some pressure from these …

Battlefield 4: Premium Edition to offer all the battlefield you need | PC Invasion

EA has announced <i>Battlefield 4: Premium Edition</i>, which I’m guessing is the new way of saying “Game of the Year Edition”. Although maybe someone has to …