Author: Double-Jump

Logitech G512 Carbon Gaming Keyboard Review

At E3 2018 Logitech showed off their latest PC peripheral innovation in the form of the Logitech G512 Carbon Mechanical Keyboard. The G512 is a gaming keyboard by Logitech G that comes in three different key switch options: Romer-G Tactile, Romer-G Linear, and GX Blue. The keyboard comes complete with RGB lighting that is customizable per key, onboard memory for storing those lighting configurations, and function keys which can be programmed with custom functions and...

E3 2018: Razer Releases New Keyboards and Arcade Sticks

At E3 2018, we got a sneak peek at some new peripheral releases by Razer for each of the various gaming platforms. The new Razer Huntsman and Huntsman Elite keyboards feature a brand new switch innovation by Razer. The Razer Atrox and Razer Panthera Arcade Sticks for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 (respectively) make a return as new Dragon Ball FighterZ edition arcade sticks. Here is what we have on them. Razer Huntsman and Huntsman Elite...

Plantronics RIG 500 PRO eSports Edition Headset Review

We sure do enjoy jumping back and forth between Plantronics lifestyle and gaming headset reviews don’t we? Well, it’s time to hop back over to the gaming side of Plantronics. Now we’re going to cover the new reimagining of the Plantronics RIG 500E headset we reviewed back in 2016. The Plantronics RIG 500 PRO eSports Edition headset, announced during E3 2018, is the new full upgrade from the RIG 500E. It is a closed-back wired...

E3 2018: Destiny 2 Forsaken DLC – New Gambit Mode Gameplay Overview

At E3 2018, event-goers got to try out the new PVP mode for the Destiny 2: Forsaken DLC, Gambit. The Destiny 2: Forsaken demo at E3 2018, allowed us to get a couple of rounds in to try Gambit out for ourselves, allowing us to add some observations to how Gambit plays out. Gambit is a PVE-PVP mesh, combining both game types in a competitive 4v4 race. Each side of four guardians are separated into...

E3 2018: The Division 2

E3 2018: Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 Preview and Gameplay

Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 takes place seven months after the occurrences of the first Division game, where New York City was hit by a deadly virus epidemic. It was then that the Division, a unit of sleeper agents stationed throughout the city, was triggered into action. The Division was the US civilization’s last line of defense, which has been fighting to retain what little civilization remains from the riots and chaos caused by the...

E3 2018: A Look at Xbox Announcements & Exclusives

During the Xbox E3 2018 Briefing, Microsoft showed off their “long game” by announcing the formation of a brand-new studio, The Initiative, as well as the acquisition of Playground Games, Ninja Theory, Undead Labs and Compulsion Games. They then introduced FastStart, which allows for the digital versions of applicable titles to be playable even faster than before by prioritizing the download of files needed for immediate play. They also quickly teased plans from the Microsoft...

E3 2018: Dell / Alienware Showcases New Wireless Headset, Mouse & Dell Gaming Tower

At E3 2018, Dell and Alienware showcased and debut a collection of gaming products. They revisited their gaming mouse design from last year to bring forth an even more customizable Elite Gaming Mouse solution in the form of the AW959. Giving yet another approachable gaming desktop option for users that are not ready to make the technological or monetary plunge of an Alienware purchase, the new Dell Inspiron Gaming Desktop with AMD Ryzen 2 aims...

Nyko Power Shell Case for Nintendo Switch – Review

With the Nintendo Switch being designed as a console for both the home and on-the-go, all kinds of accessories were produced to protect the $300 portable system. Right off the bat, you have to think about the safest way to bring your Nintendo Switch from point A to point B. However, once you get to your destination, you then have to wonder how much playing time you will actually have away from an outlet. Well,...

SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless Headset for PS4 & PC – Review

The SteelSeries Arctis collection of headsets has been one of my favorite gaming headset lines since its release. The SteelSeries Arctis headset is an effective and impressive blend of style and performance, where the headset itself sports a very approachable and sleek appearance. Often, gaming headsets are designed in flashy and techy fashions, with the frequent addition of bright LED’s. While this look is right at home with gamers, many would not want to take...

next@Acer Showcase: New PC Gaming and Predator Products

Acer is constantly producing lines of PC hardware for the casual user, casual gamer, and professional gamer alike. On 5/23/2018, their showcased many products at their next@Acer press event at Lincoln Center in NYC, starting off with their Acer Swift 5 laptop, Acer Chromebook Spin 13, and Acer Chromebook Tab 10. However, since we’re prepping for our trip to E3 in the coming weeks, we’re going to shift our focus to gaming and zero in...

Samsung Galaxy S9 S-View Cover Review

With our Samsung Galaxy S9 review up, now is as good as time as any to talk about one of the Galaxy S9’s accessories. The Samsung Galaxy S9 S-View Cover is a folio style case for the S9 that features a transparent front for displaying various notification and controls. You can field calls, control music tracks, and see reminders as well as notifications from the screen. If you are looking for a case for your...

Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 Wireless Headphone Review

Plantronics is always dabbling across various headphone markets, whether it is for business, sport, gaming, or just casual listening. They also have products across various price tiers, ranging anywhere between premium level high-performance products in the hundreds and cost-conscious products that are $99 or less. Here, we have such a product. Plantronics recently released the $99 BackBeat GO 600 Bluetooth over-ear headset. However just because it is at a very affordable price point, it doesn’t...