Gaming

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 - Record Breaking Video Game



We don't write about video games here but this time we decided to make an exception and later you will understand why. The reason is the video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 that managed to break another record in sales.

Just five days after its release the video game was able to gather a whooping figure of 5 million. This record break the older one set by the previous Call of Duty that gathered 0 million in the first five days after the launch.

In addition, the figure registered by Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is not only the most remarkable among video games. It surpassed all other entertainment products such as movies and music albums in terms of earning in the first days of release.

It would be also interesting to note that Activision also unveiled other incredible statistics on the number of that have been playing the video game on Xbox Live. Here are the numbers:

- 7 million online multiplayer hours were logged in the game by the end of launch day;
- at a certain point there were 3.3 million players playing the game at the same time.
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Thrustmaster Ferrari F1 Wheel Add-On - More Realistic Experience for Car-Racing Video Game Lovers



In order to make a car-racing video mage more realistic, Thrustmaster, a firm that designs and developer joysticks, game controllers, and steering wheels for PCs and consoles has released a new Ferrari F1 Wheel Add-On.

The device represents an accurate full-size replica of the 150-degree Italia racing wheel that is currently used in Formula 1 racing cars.

With the help of a quick release attachment, the new wheel replaces the stock one on the Thrustmaster T500 RS unit.

It would be interesting to note that the wheel boasts a rubberized coating. In addition, the developer used scratched-resistant metal finish to make the facing and "push and pull" shifters of the wheel.

The user may also find some extra controls, including 2 encoder rotary knobs, which help the gamer adjust car settings, 3 metal switches to re-center the wheel, 2 high-pressure eight-directional D-pads, and 8 double detent push-buttons.

The F1 wheel has two modes: advanced, which involves the use of 25 action buttons and the D-pad, and normal mode, in which players are free to use 13 buttons and three D-pads.

In the end it might be worthy to note that the Thrustmaster Ferrari F1 Wheel Add-On is compatible with PC and PlayStation 3 platforms. It will hit the market this October, wearing a price tag of $ 199.99.
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Ultimate HyperSpin Solution of MP4 on HyperSpin Playback Issues

Complain your HyperSpin can't play MP4 files? The easiest walkthrough here to re-encode MP4 to HyperSpin supported MP4 or convert MP4 to FLV for HyperSpin playback.
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PS4 Can’t Play the MKV Videos from NAS? Solved!

If you want to play these you will need to find something to transcode on the fly to a format that’s compatible, or convert them to a container with audio and video formats that the PS4 can recognize. I recommend you the Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate, a powerful video converter for PS4, you can install this software on the Windows and Mac, this software even can work on the latest Windows 10 and macOS High Sierra. With the high stability, you don’t worry about the software interruption.
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Turbo Fire EVO Wireless Controller Equipped with LCD Display
If you're an online gamer and you want to outplay your rivals using something more than just your own skills, then check out this cheat-friendly Xbox 360 controller.

Developed by Datel, a British developer of game accessories, the device, called Turbo Fire EVO Wireless Controller, boasts a 1.7-inch LCD display, which allows gamers to easily fine-tune settings all through gameplay.

Unfortunately (or not) the LCD display is not touch-enabled, so players have to use the thumbsticks and face buttons on the underside of the device.



Some of the options that a user can activate by pushing the buttons include the ability to increase of slow down the speed of camera plan, alter the fast fire rate, map combo sequences to just one button, turn on the "sniper mode," and adjust the options in case you're a left-handed.

It is also possible to connect the device to a computer through USB and download extra custom profiles for different video games. The Turbo Fire EVO Wireless Controller syncs directly with Microsoft's console and features a headset port for Xbox LIVE play.

The device is currently priced at $ 55.
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Play Kitchen Scramble Online
The best Kitchen Scramble game fan page for those who love to play the original Kitchen Scramble online, as well as other Kitchen Scramble and cooking games. Join us for fun and games!
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How to Enjoy MKV Movie on PS Vita?

MKV is a video format that is basically a compressed container for various streams. However, PS Vita does not support this video container format for playing. In order to enjoy MKV movie on PS Vita, you need convert MKV for PS Vita playable format.
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Zibal 60 Gaming Keyboard from Swedish Manufacturer

Mionix, a Swedish company that produces high-end gaming accessories, has recently unveiled a new gaming keyboard that boasts a high level of durability.

According to Mionix, the gaming keyboard, dubbed Zibal 60, has a 50 million keystroke lifespan, a durable steel frame and even laser-printed caps that are wear-resistant.

In addition, the USB-cabled Windows I/O keyboard features non-tactile MX linear mechanical switches installed on 18-carat gold-plated switch connectors, green light emitting diode backlighting with 3 lighting modes and multi-level illumination. Besides, its wrist rest is detachable.

Using its media control keys, the user will be able to create shortcuts to different desktop functions. The dedicated Mionix Action Key allows the gamer to easily manage lighting and media controls.

True gamers will surely like the 6-key rollover functionality which lets you push several keys across the keyboard at the same time. Zidal 60 also has connect-through audio in and out ports and a USB 2.0 hub with 2 USB ports.

Measuring 17.5 x 8.1 x 1.7-inch (444 x 206 x 44 mm), the keyboard will hit the stores in June and will have a price tag of $ 149.99.
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Fix PS4 Pro Play MP4 Issue

PS4 Pro only can support the MP4 video in H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile Level4.2 video codec and AAC LC, AC-3 (Dolby Digital) audio codec. MP4 is a video container which holds many video and audio codec, you need to convert the MP4 to PS4 Pro supported MP4 video formats with a MP4 to PS4 Pro video converter, like the Pavtube Video Converter Ultimat
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Simple Way to Get MKV Played on Xbox One S from USB or Media Server

If the MKV files in your hand are encoded with Xbox One S not readable video codec like H.265, VC-1/WMV, etc or audio codec like WMA, DTS, FLAC, ALAC, DTS-HD, you will then to perform a codec transcoding process. Here, a simple to use and workable program called Pavtube Video Converter (best video converter review) is highly recommended to you. With the program, you can easily encode all the MKV files downloaded from online video sharing sites or ripped from Blu-ray or DVD disc to Xbox One S playable MKV files with compatible video and audio codec.
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Shogun Bros. Presents Chameleon X-1 Gaming Mouse with Built-in Gamepad

This is not an optical illusion, it's really a mouse with a built-in PC gamepad, located at its bottom.

The device is dubbed the Shogun Bros. Chameleon X-1.

The mouse looks very nice and handy and it is priced at $ 55.

The Chameleon X-1 has a 5-stage adjustable 1600dpi optical sensor with 125Hz polling rate.
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How to Watch Blu-ray on PS4?

Want to watch any Blu-ray on PS4? Convert Blu-ray to PS4 supported video formats with a Blu-ray ripper can realize your goal. Details are here.
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Thermaltake and DesignworksUSA Working on Level 10 M Gaming Mouse and More


Since 2009 DesignworksUSA, a design consultancy that also happens to be a subsidiary of BMW Group, has been working with Thermaltake, a company that produces PC cases and components. The duo managed to successfully complete a number of projects, including the Level 10 concept PC.

Recently the duo decided to work on a series of design concepts for a number of Level 10 gaming accessories that will be developed for the Thermaltake's e-sports division.

One of the first gaming products is expected to be the Level 10 M Mouse that will be launched later this year.

The main design feature of the mouse will be the upper hand plate that seems to float above the base on which the circuits of the device sit.

In addition, the Level 10 M mouse boasts a perforated surface, developed to help prevent the user's palm from getting too hot and sweaty.

According to the images, the computer mouse is a wired device with an aluminum chassis. Its price is yet to be stated.
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Dutch Students Built World's Biggest NES Controller

A group of engineering students from the Dutch University of TU Delft has come up with what they claim to be the world's biggest NES controller.

According to the team their version of the controller is 30 times larger than the original.

The device measures 12 feet by 5 feet (3.6x1.6 meters). They assembled the controller at main market place of Delft.

The device was connected to a standard NES that in its turn was hooked up to a huge display.

A lot of gamers gathered not only to observe the invention but also try it and play Super Mario Bros. and Tetris.

There has been no information on whether the record will be officially included in Guinness World Records.

[via Tweakers.net]
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AKG GHS-1 Gaming Headset - for a More Exciting Gaming Experience

A new gaming headset has been recently presented by Harman audio.

The company called its device AKG GHS-1 and its design received the prestigious Red Dot award. It is worth mentioning that the AKG GHS-1 comes in a large gamma of colors.

Surely the main goal of the headset is to offer an exciting and comfy gaming experience, being rather lightweight and bringing in a dynamic, high-quality sound.

In addition, the headset is able to filter out the background noise. Though the device is not wired, the wire can be easily folded so you can take the headset anywhere without any problem.

The AKG GHS-1 headset was developed specifically for the gamer, being equipped with the company's innovative audio engineering.

Soon gamers will be able to purchase this headset for $ 79.95.
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Xbox Dream Concept - Play Games, Watch Online Videos, Connect 10 TVs

The Xbox Dream concept, designed by Joseph Dumary, is a console that can catch the attention of a lot of gamers.

The device is designed to support the Kinect Visio and it allows the user to chat with six people at the same time and in high definition.

In addition, the concept console supports multi-tasking.
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N-Control Avenger for Xbox Controller - Make Better Use of Fingers During a Video Game

N-Control Avenger is a gadget that was developed to ease the process of accessing the buttons on a controller.

In addition, the device makes it possible for the gamer to customize hair triggers.

The user will also have the possibility to reach the face buttons (except the A button) without having to take thumbs off the analogue sticks.
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Razer Switchblade - a Desktop PC for Mobile Gaming

Despite the fact that smartphones gained a large share in the gaming market, PC games with more adaptable user interface are holding the number one position, being in front of mobiles, tablets and even consoles.

Having that in mind, Razer, the popular computer peripherals developer that focuses mainly on products for gamers, has presented Switchblade.

The company's latest creation, made in collaboration with Intel, is a PC desktop concept for mobile gaming.
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Upgraded Level 10 Gaming PC Now Features a Robotic Arm

Last year the developer of PC cases, power supplies and cooling solutions, Thermaltake, presented its extremely cool Level 10 desktop, designed for real gamers.

Due to the fact that the device is a dream for any gamer - having 6 hard drives, 3 optical drives, several huge GPUs and a very large power supply, Stephen LeatherFace Popa thought about making some additional enhancements and turn the desktop into a bad-ass machine.
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Top 10 Best Gaming Mice

10. Microsoft SideWinder Gaming Mouse

The mouse can be wireless or wired. It has on-the-fly DPI switching feature that the gamer can use with the help of 3 buttons that instantly switch between DPI 400, 800, and 2000.

In addition, the mouse features an LCD display where the gamer can observe the DPI settings as well as macro recording icons.
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