Asus issues BIOS updates to support upcoming Ryzen APUs with Vega graphics

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Asus issues BIOS updates to support upcoming Ryzen APUs with Vega graphics

Pretty soon AMD will release updated versions of its Ryzen processors with integrated Vega graphics. AMD hasn't been heavily promoting these upcoming chips as APUs (accelerated processing units), but that's essentially what they are. Regardless, Asus is preparing for the launch with a whole bunch of BIOS updates.

This desktop with a Core i7-7700K and GeForce GTX 1080 is on sale for $1,450

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This desktop with a Core i7-7700K and GeForce GTX 1080 is on sale for $1,450

One way to sidestep the inflated price tags attached to graphics cards is to buy a prebuilt system. It's not as fun as building your own, but you can potentially save a few bucks by going that route. If that's the direction you want to go, one such option is the ABS Bearcat Barrage with a Core i7-7700K processor and GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card tucked inside.

Dying Light is going cheap this weekend, free 'Content Drop #3' launched

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Dying Light is going cheap this weekend, free 'Content Drop #3' launched

Planning a chilled out weekend? Don't get me wrong, you could have a lie in, go for a walk in the park, or binge watch one of your favourite subscription service telly shows. But wouldn't you rather go parkouring around a quarantined zombie apocalypse, hunting for resources and slaughtering scores of brain-munchers as you go?

Dishonored 2 is getting a graphic novel this month

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Dishonored 2 is getting a graphic novel this month

After chatting about Kirin Jindosh's formidable Clockwork Mansion in the PC Gamer office this morning, I've got an urge to revisit Dishonored 2. For the sake of my sanity I probably won't, as the mere thought of its shifting foyers and arc pylons makes me feel uneasy. (Screw the Clockwork Soldiers, I kicked their arse.)

The Overwatch hacker Sombra is next in line for a rework

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The Overwatch hacker Sombra is next in line for a rework

Sombra has never really had a place in Overwatch. Categorized as an Offense hero, her wide weapon spread causes her to pump out significantly less DPS than heroes like Tracer and Soldier: 76. She ends up feeling more like a hybrid-support hero, helping her team with healing via hacked health packs.