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While Gordon uses his laptop to play Zynga games, many PC gamers are more hard-core. "PCs are the hot rodders of game play," says Jamin Warren, founder of Kill Screen magazine, which focuses on the game industry. Warren says hard-core gamers often soup up systems by adding motherboards, boosting RAM and optimizing graphics.

Leave it to somebody who has no knowledge of a topic whatsoever to write an article about it.
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post #2 of 271
I totally pimp out my systems with motherboards. You know, like only the hard-core do... Word...
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post #3 of 271
Wow is this article a joke?
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Warren says hard-core gamers often soup up systems by adding motherboards, boosting RAM and optimizing graphics.

Warren's also an idiot.
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Oi guys, I've got sooo much lag. Do you think I should "soup" my system up with an extra motherboard? biggrin.gif
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post #5 of 271
If he had said adding more CPUs, that would have made more sense.
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post #6 of 271
Why would anyone get a 105Mb/s network for gaming? If you don't know the difference between throughput and latency, please do not write anything about technology or computers.

Who still buys $33 Monster HDMI cables?

Why does a gaming rig need a UPS?
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post #7 of 271
ADD motherboards?? What genius idea! I never would've thought to put one of those in my "hotrod"

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post #8 of 271
Quote:
Originally Posted by Crazy_Clocker View Post

Oi guys, I've got sooo much lag. Do you think I should "soup" my system up with an extra motherboard? biggrin.gif

SLI those, babies! Also, open up a terminal and make the text green and start optimizing your RAM and graphics!!
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post #9 of 271
I knew the article was going to be full of bull as soon as I saw the pic of people playing..... Original Xbox lol.
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post #10 of 271
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alphonze View Post

LOOOOOOOOOOOL

Trololo pretty much sums it up. biggrin.gif
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