AMD reminds investors it's not dependent on cryptocurrency to sell GPUs

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AMD reminds investors it's not dependent on cryptocurrency to sell GPUs

There is no doubt that both AMD and Nvidia are benefiting from the explosive growth in cryptocurrency mining. Just look around at the marketplace and spy the inflated price tags for mid-range and high-end graphics cards, driven in part by the heightened demand that comes from mining. Even so, however, AMD issued a statement downplaying how much of its business is affected by mining.

PC Gamer UK Podcast 62: Honkin’ On Watermelon

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PC Gamer UK Podcast 62: Honkin’ On Watermelon

In a break from the regular format, Samuel and Phil have both played new, recently released PC games. Sam goes head to head with an unspecified cult in Far Cry 5, Phil chunders on a friend in Sea of Thieves, and both have a rant about why, yes, Warhammer: Vermintide 2 is very difficult thank you very much.

Jurassic World Evolution release date set

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Jurassic World Evolution release date set

"When exactly can I play with raptors, T-Rex and stagosauri in a Frontier-made theme park construction and business simulator?" is a question I asked when Jurassic World Evolution was revealed last year. "When can Jeff Goldblum figuratively oversee me playing every videogame forevermore?" is a question I then asked when the developer announced this.

I now know the answer to one of those. Jurassic World Evolution is due June 12, 2018. Here's a trailer:

Red Faction: Guerrilla is coming back in a 'Re-Mars-tered' edition

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Red Faction: Guerrilla is coming back in a 'Re-Mars-tered' edition

THQ Nordic has announced plans to bring back another old-time THQ classic with another weird, tongue-twisting title: Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered will feature updated graphics with improved lighting, shading, post-processing effects, and support for 4K resolutions. 

Get 57 percent off Prey for a very limited time

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Get 57 percent off Prey for a very limited time

What the hell is that? A bird? A plane? A typhon cacoplasmus masquerading as a coffee mug? It could be all three, because, actually, it's Prey—Bethesda and Arkane's space-flung first-person shooter-meets-survival horror game which is on sale for $16.99/£12.75 till later today.