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Hauppauge HD PVR Rocket Review

Hauppauge HD PVR Rocket Review

There comes a time in every gamer’s life when something unbelievable happens in-game that needs to be shared with friends; defeating that crazy-hard boss, customising your character to look like someone you know, maybe the game glitching out in a comical way. Perhaps explaining that location where the ultimate weapon i... Read More »

QPAD MK-80 Keyboard review

QPAD MK-80 Keyboard review

So keyboards, right? They’re just a big bunch of buttons! Well yeah, but while cheap keyboards do the job there are plenty of things that can be improved to make sure you’re comfortable. One thing I now know is that keyboard geeks are a thing and most of them really dislike the squishy rubber domes that you... Read More »

KontrolFreek Speed Freek Review

KontrolFreek Speed Freek Review

When it comes to controller accessories, few companies have you covered like KontrolFreek. Their range of clip-on thumbstick pads has slowly grown to cover almost every genre of gaming. Interested to know what they could offer us racers, I dived into the very excellent GRID 2 with a set of their Speed Freek add-ons. Wo... Read More »

AOC 23″ Monitor Review

AOC 23″ Monitor Review

About a month ago my main desktop display decided to take a dump on my heart and die. So, I set out to find a new one. My history with purchasing electronics can only be summed up as “hasty”. I was bound and determined to make an informed decision this time around and set out to my nearest big box electroni... Read More »

GUNNAR Glasses – Joule Crystalline Review

GUNNAR Glasses – Joule Crystalline Review

I don’t wear glasses… although I probably should. Maybe even for driving – watch out people of Kent! Every day I sit at my computer and either write things for the website you now currently find yourself viewing, or editing articles and images, or producing the witty, charismatic enigma that resides in TheGameJar’s soc... Read More »

SteelSeries Flux Luxury Edition Review

SteelSeries Flux Luxury Edition Review

With mobile gaming becoming bigger and more popular, hardware brands are looking to expand into the same market. SteelSeries are one company that have made that move. They’ve released the Flux – an all-new headset unlike any produced by them before. The Flux is designed to be used anywhere you want and stil... Read More »

Gaming on the Kindle Fire HD

Gaming on the Kindle Fire HD

When it comes to buying new gadgets, I’ve always stuck to the principle that you get what you pay for. But is that right? Having just bought myself a Kindle Fire HD, I was curious; it’s roughly half the cost of an iPad, so would it only be half as capable? I downloaded three different games to see if I coul... Read More »

SteelSeries Siberia V2 Headset Review

SteelSeries Siberia V2 Headset Review

One of the most important peripherals a gamer can buy is a good set of headphones. It’s the difference between being on the battlefield surrounded by gunfire and explosions or just stood in a field while noises happen around you. Premium headphones have seen a huge rise in popularity over the last few years; they... Read More »

SteelSeries Sensei Review

SteelSeries Sensei Review

Gaming mice are becoming more and more high tech, and as a result more expensive, so knowing where to put your money is much more of a considered decision – it’s more of an investment than anything else. Anybody who’s considering buying a mouse at this kind of level is going to be fussy; they’re going... Read More »