MSI launches a 31.5-inch 1080p monitor with a 180Hz refresh rate for $330, but why?

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MSI launches a 31.5-inch 1080p monitor with a 180Hz refresh rate for $330, but why?

It wasn't too terribly long ago when the monitor market was fairly stagnant, culminating in a 30-inch IPS display with a 2560x1600 resolution (as represented by Dell's UltraSharp series and a few others). These days, there are a lot more options, and the best gaming monitors combine high refresh rates with higher resolutions. MSI just added to them with its 31.5-inch Optix MAG322CR, but it's sort of an oddball addition in today's landscape.

Cyberpunk RPG Gamedec reveals the first of its many virtual worlds

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Cyberpunk RPG Gamedec reveals the first of its many virtual worlds

Gamedec is a cyberpunk RPG where you play as a private detective solving crimes in virtual reality. Unraveling mysteries will require you to commit to some tough interrogation, collect evidence and, of course, a whole bunch of hacking. In Gamedec's first dev diary, we got to learn more about Low City and its seedy underbelly. In this new one, Anshar Studio reveals one of the virtual reality worlds you get to explore—Harvest Time. 

Here's when Metro Exodus unlocks on Steam

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Here's when Metro Exodus unlocks on Steam

Metro Exodus's Epic Games Store exclusivity is almost up, so if you've been waiting for it to launch on Steam, you'll finally be able to start playing on February 15. Deep Silver has also posted the regional release times, so you can set your watch.

Overwatch League Stats Lab breaks down all the pro stats for you

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Overwatch League Stats Lab breaks down all the pro stats for you

Overwatch League stats producer Ben Trautman has released a tool that will let you dig into the minutiae of Overwatch's pro players, finding out everything from their win rate in specific modes to how many critical hit kills they got last season. Basically, you're going to be drowning in stats. 

EA has jacked up the prices of lots of old games on Steam

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EA has jacked up the prices of lots of old games on Steam

EA might be just returning to Steam after a long hiatus, but many of its older games have continued to be sold on the platform for years. Yesterday, Steam users started reporting that a significant number of them had jumped in price. 

Play sneaky tactics game Alder's Blood's free prologue

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Play sneaky tactics game Alder's Blood's free prologue

Things are looking a bit grim for the desperate humans of Alder's Blood. They killed god and now monsters are taking over. That's where the Hunters come in, with their snazzy hats and their penchant for stabbing werewolves and ghouls in turn-based battles. It's coming soon, but first you can play a brief prologue