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Razer's ultra-thin line of Blade gaming laptops has traditionally been about balancing power with portability. Housing a Geforce GTX 1080 without adding anything to its .88 inch thickness, next month's new Razer Blade Pro aims to be the best of both worlds.

The DualShock 4 makes for a lovely PC gaming controller, but it doesn't usually get the support it deserves, especially the touch pad and gyroscopic features. An update coming to Steam's controller API will have PS4 controller configurability baked right in.

Maingear presents the much more attractive alternative to spilling soft drink on your keyboard. The boutique system builder is partnering with major brands to create one-of-a-kind branded systems, and their first one is all sorts of ridiculous.

Earlier this year Microsoft released the DX12-powered Gears of War. Ultimate Edition on PC, and it was a stuttering mess. Looks like Microsoft and developer The Coalition learned a lot from that debacle, because the Windows 10 version of Gears of War 4 runs like a proper PC release should.

I don't know about a "complete overhaul of traditional gaming designs and headset technologies" as touted in the PR for SteelSeries' new Arctis line of game-centric headwear, but they sound great, mic well and are incredibly comfortable. Plus they look good on professional DOTA 2 player Suma1l, so there's that.

My lengthy first tour of No Man's Sky was a disappointment. I spent 30 hours skating across the surface of an endless puddle, searching for depths that didn't exist. I skipped and skimmed until, with great regret, I stopped.

All this week, PC gamers interested in No Man's Sky have had to patiently watch PS4 players explore the universe without them. Today, they can finally play the game for themselves. Too bad it's in such rough shape.

There's never been a better time to play games on PC. Not only does the PC get the lion's share of the best new games, PC gamers can choose from a back catalogue that makes even the most stocked console library look paltry.