Old-school shooter Dusk blasts into Early Access

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Old-school shooter Dusk blasts into Early Access

Dusk isn't shy about its inspirations, taking elements of Doom, Quake, Half-Life, Hexen, and Redneck Rampage and mashing them together into a bloody pulp. But as Norm discovered when he played an early version last year, it's more than just a retro throwback, with dense, elaborate level design and modern environmental storytelling. Now you can try it out for yourself, because it's just launched on Steam Early Access.

MSI's new 144Hz gaming monitors have customizable RGB lighting zones

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MSI's new 144Hz gaming monitors have customizable RGB lighting zones

At CES this week MSI unveiled two new gaming monitors: the Optix MPG27C and MPG27CQ. These are both 144Hz 27-inch curved monitors, the former being 1080p, while the latter is a 1440p panel. Both monitors feature a VA panel with 1ms response time and 1800R curvature. The 1440p MPG27CQ variant has a brightness of 400 nits, while the 1080p panel has a brightness of 250. Both feature FreeSync technology.