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Forbes Suggests the PC Has Won the Console Wars, Cites Rising Hardware Sales

Jul 22nd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

Forbes Suggests the PC Has Won the Console Wars, Cites Rising Hardware Sales

A Forbes columnist recently shocked the world with a surprising headline. That headline reads: “The Console War Is Over: The PC Already Won” In the ensuing article, that Forbes columnist claims that the PC gaming system industry is alive and growing despite a “declining overall PC market.” In other words, average people are less likely to use PCs while gamers are becoming more lik

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GTA V for PC Is Coming, But Could Xbox One and PS4 Versions Follow?

Feb 6th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

GTA V for PC Is Coming, But Could Xbox One and PS4 Versions Follow?

Grand Theft Auto V for PC has been all-but-confirmed. It’s likely arriving between March and April of 2014 and will feature customizable graphics and, more importantly, mods. PC gamers are excited. But early adopters of next-gen consoles like the Xbox One and Playstation 4 are wondering why they’ve been left out in the cold. In September of 2013, Rockstar said they would not be making versi

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Rumor: Xbox One Price Will Drop “Massively” and Add 1TB Hard Drive

Feb 3rd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

Rumor: Xbox One Price Will Drop “Massively” and Add 1TB Hard Drive

The Xbox One currently costs $500 for a base model. How would you like to pay less for your console AND receive a major upgrade to storage space? Sounds good, right? Fortunately for you, Microsoft may be planning to do exactly that over the coming months. According to online rumors and unreliable sources, Microsoft will be releasing a cheaper model Xbox One for $399. That model could ditch t

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Xbox One Faces Renewed Criticism With Massive Paywall Locking Users Out of Basic Features

Aug 10th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

Xbox One Faces Renewed Criticism With Massive Paywall Locking Users Out of Basic Features

One of my biggest complaints about my Xbox 360 is that it’s an entirely different machine when I don’t subscribe to Xbox Live Gold. Xbox Live Gold, which costs about $5 to $8 per month, is required in order to use any internet-related features on the machine. Even something as simple as sending your friends a message is disabled without Xbox Live Gold. Or, if you want to pay $8 per month to

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