Windows 10 May Update could boost your gaming performance for free

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Windows 10 May Update could boost your gaming performance for free

AMD and Nvidia have released new drivers adding support for a feature Microsoft introduced with the May 2020 update of Windows 10, an update that still isn't available to everyone. The feature in question is Hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling (HAGS for short), and it basically passes memory management control from the CPU to the GPU. That should theoretically free up the CPU a little and can potentially equate to an small performance boost. 

You can now swim in ponds, rivers, and oceans with this Stardew Valley mod

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You can now swim in ponds, rivers, and oceans with this Stardew Valley mod

I can't imagine the fatigue of working on the farm during Stardew Valley's sweltering Summers, so why not give your pixelated farmer a bit of a break? With this Stardew Valley mod simply called 'Swim', you can now take a refreshing dip in Pelican Town's various cooling waters. Created by aedenthorn, this mod lets you swim anywhere where there is water, meaning you can now jump into any river, pond, lake and ocean you choose.

Syn is an open world cyberpunk FPS in development at Tencent Games

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Syn is an open world cyberpunk FPS in development at Tencent Games

Tencent Games is working on a new open world cyberpunk FPS confirmed for both PC and console. Announced at the company's annual conference at the weekend, Syn is the work of internal studio Lightspeed and Quantum Studios, which has previously worked on a PUBG mobile port.

Crysis Remastered gameplay reveal is coming on July 1

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Crysis Remastered gameplay reveal is coming on July 1

Crysis Remastered was officially announced in April, confirming a leak (and what we thought was an April Fools gag) that promised to bring higher quality textures and new graphical features including "Cryengine's native hardware and API-agnostic ray tracing solution" to the shooter that was once famous for bringing the most powerful PCs in existence to their knees. What we didn't get at the time is a release date, as Crytek would only allow that it was "coming soon."

Call of Duty: Warzone will support 200-player matches starting tonight

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Call of Duty: Warzone will support 200-player matches starting tonight

The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season Four Reloaded update is big in a couple ways. One, the update will be 22 to 30 GB, and up to 36 GB if you're updating a full copy of Modern Warfare and not just Warzone. And two, the patch will increase the player count of Warzone Quads matches from 150 to 200.