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Saturday, Jun 18, 2016

Quoteworthy: Microsoft on Returning to Steam

"I look at Steam today, it’s on an incredible growth trajectory," Microsoft's Phil Spencer told Giant Bomb at E3 2016. "It’s a massive force in gaming; a positive force. I think it will be bigger a year from now than it is today. And five years later it will still be bigger again. I look at Valve as an important [independent software vendor] for us on Windows. They are a critical part of gaming’s success on Windows. I don’t think Valve’s hurt by not having our first-party games in their store right now. They’re doing incredibly well. We will ship games on Steam again." Thanks Kotaku/GameSpot via nin. Continue here to read the full story.

Game Reviews

Hardware Reviews

  • AMD Wraith Cooler Performance on FX-6350 Black Edition CPU on Neoseeker.
  • Antion Audio ModMic on LAN OC.
  • Corsair Neutron XTi 480GB & 960GB SATA III SSD on TweakTown.
  • ICY DOCK ToughArmor MB991U3-1SB 2.5 Inch USB 3.0 Enclosure on Big Bruin.
  • Seagate NAS HDD ST8000VN0002 8TB on APH Networks.
  • SilverStone Redline RL05 Case on Hardware Asylum.
  • WD My Cloud Expert Series EX2100 8TB NAS Server on Nikk Tech.

Out of the Blue

Do You Pronounce it GIF or GIF? Thanks HARDOCP. I can't say it any way but "gif," but I respect his case for "jiaf."

Mispronounced Links: Thanks Ant and Acleacius.
Play: Tower Droids 2.
Science: Scientific publishers are killing research papers.
Cats may have a rudimentary grasp of physics, study finds.
Media: DOOM 4 (Honest Game Trailers). NSFW.
StarCrafts Season 5 Ep 4 Splash.
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