Bernie Sanders now stars in his own indie platformer

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Bernie Sanders now stars in his own indie platformer

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is now moonlighting as a Mario impersonator. In Super Bernie World, the senator has to travel across 11 states and liberate his country from the Republicans, all while consuming large amounts of Vermont cheddar cheese. 

AMD wants to hear from Radeon owners who are having black screen issues

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AMD wants to hear from Radeon owners who are having black screen issues

I can only imagine how frustrated some Radeon graphics card owners must be as they have persistent black screen issues, which seem to mostly affect the Radeon RX 5700 XT and 5700. AMD has been working to squash the various black screen bugs, several of which were included in its most recent driver update, and is now asking for Radeon owners who are still have problems to let the company know directly rather than venting on Reddit (or in addition to).

Acer is launching a pair of 240Hz IPS gaming monitors

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Acer is launching a pair of 240Hz IPS gaming monitors

It looks like Acer is getting ready to release a pair of Predator gaming monitors that mate a fast 240Hz refresh rate to an IPS screen. The combination of this much speed and IPS color quality is rare in the monitor space, with only a small handful of IPS models capable of refreshing the screen at 240Hz. A few years ago, 144Hz IPS panels were a big breakthrough.

Blizzard reveals how good your Battlegrounds MMR really is

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Blizzard reveals how good your Battlegrounds MMR really is

Other than the Sisyphean drive to endlessly improve your MMR, there really isn't much in the way of endgame to Hearthstone's Battlegrounds mode. Which thus far hasn't proved a problem because it's addictive as hell anyway. However, a little context when it comes to understanding your own number couldn't hurt, so here's senior game designer Dean "Iksar" Ayala to explain. He took to Twitter to break down what the mode's MMR distribution looks like, and threw in some other fun stats that Blizzard has gathered: