My column this week is aimed mostly at the hardware newbies who aren’t sure what things inside their PC are called, how they relate to each other, or why they need to be replaced. I doubt the audience for this sort of thing is very big, but I’m hoping it will unravel the mysteries for a couple of people.
Although, if you need advice on what graphics card to buy, you’re on your own. I can only suggest you get a red one.
Games and the Fear of Death
Why killing you might be the least scary thing a game can do.
What is Vulkan?
There's a new graphics API in town. What does that mean, and why do we need it?
Do It Again, Stupid
One of the highest-rated games of all time has some of the least interesting gameplay.
Let's ruin everyone's fun by listing all the ways in which zombies can't work, couldn't happen, and don't make sense.
The Truth About Piracy
What are publishers doing to fight piracy and why is it all wrong?