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LOL thanks for the laugh. biggrin.gif:D
    
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It's funny how he refers to PC gamers as the "hotroders" of gaming and then procedes to list that overpriced rippoff of a prebuilt PC.

For those interested it is this pc right here built by some company called digital storm.

For 3333$ you only get a single 580, no sound card, no monitor, no extra or premium case fans, and only a 500gb storage drive. Heck they give you a H80 for cooling when that budget could easily afford a full custom water loop were you to built it yourself.

To put the icing on the cake it only has a SINGLE motherboard.
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Apparently this is the author's email: jprince10@bloomberg.net
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post #134 of 271
The real cost of being a video gamer:

1. Your health
2. Your money
3. Your social life


Fair trade-off, IMO.
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OMG now I realize why I cannot play Metro 2033 @ 240 FPS in my $8,999 HOLOGRAPHIC PRO GAMERZ 60-Inch 3D OLED TV (I think my G13 joystick lowers my fps)

Can I mix an Intel chipset motherboard with my current Amd one for more awesomess? I have already boosted my RAM and optimized my graphics. Help, I need moar motherboardz.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sainesk View Post

no he's doing it right! 2 PS3s = 2 motherboards! tongue.gif

please

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so hardcore it makes german porn stars puke
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Originally Posted by demos View Post

Can I mix an Intel chipset motherboard with my current Amd one for more awesomess? I have already boosted my RAM and optimized my graphics. Help, I need moar motherboardz.
Just make sure you get a Lucid board.
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In addition to souping up my PC by adding motherboards, boosting RAM and optimizing graphics, I also like to soup up my car by adding turbochargers, boosting spoilers, and optimizing carburetors. And I soup up my sex life by adding women, boosting condoms, and optimizing dildos.
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In addition to souping up my PC by adding motherboards, boosting RAM and optimizing graphics, I also like to soup up my car by adding turbochargers, boosting spoilers, and optimizing carburetors. And I soup up my sex life by adding women, boosting condoms, and optimizing dildos.

Now all you need is one of these and you're set for an infinite amount of years: http://fc04.deviantart.net/fs71/i/2011/089/3/6/flux_capacitor_icon_2_by_cavemanmac-d3ct04j.jpg
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Apparently this is the author's email: jprince10@bloomberg.net

Thanks for this, I was able to properly respond to this garbage.....

Subject: Are you serious?

Nice work on that gaming article, did you even graduate high school? I'm guessing not based upon your lack of common sense and research skills.
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