Tag Archives: DirectX 12

Are Windows 10 Store Games Really That Bad?

I click on my ^ button, the one nestled by the date time, in the lower left-hand corner of my screen. A wave of nausea comes over me. Look at them, all those stupid little distribution applets crowded together. Like little leeches whose sole purpose is to await the opening of …

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DirectX 12 Updates are Here : What I’ve Found So Far

This week Rise of the Tomb Raider released a DirectX 12 API update. It joins Hitman, Ashes of the Singularity, and Descent Underground as DX12 enabled games. With it’s release gamers’ reactions to performance has been varied. It has become a hot topic item for enthusiasts in discussion forums. Does …

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Lionhead Studios Closed – Fable Legends Canceled

In an upsetting turn for some, Microsoft Xbox division announced that two studios would be closing in the coming days, and their current projects canceled. Lionhead Studios and Press Play Studios are being shut down. What this means is that the highly anticipated game Fable Legends is being canceled. The free-to-play …

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Star Wars Battlefront Beta Impressions: We’re Tossing Ewoks and Seeing What Sticks

Dark Forces II: Jedi Knight, I think that was the last Star Wars game to truly blow me away. Oh believe me I’ve owned and played them all. Yet after X-Simulator and Tie Fighter, and yes I loved Knights of the Old Republic; still Dark Forces II really blew my mind …

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Why We Are Adopting Windows 10, and Why Should You?

Does it really matter which version of Windows you are using to send an email, work on a spreadsheet, or look at a web page? Let’s face it, since Windows 95 these features are essentially the same and Window’s incremental improvements for $100-$210 a pop really do not matter for common …

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