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Why Do Game Trailers Look So Much Better Than the Actual Game?

Ever sit down to watch a trailer for the latest video game, only to find yourself out of the chair and dancing with excitement by the end of it? “The graphics look so good, and did you see that explosion? It was like I was actually there!”

Unfortunately, over the past few years we’ve been taught that expectations rarely meet up with reality in the world of game trailers. But why is that? How do developers make a game look so good for three minutes at a time, only to have them fall flat once the full game makes it onto shelves?

Best PC Game of 2016 – 2017

When someone asks you what you think the best PC game is on shelves today, what comes to mind? Is it the adrenaline rush you feel after a hard-fought victory on the fields of Stalingrad in Company of Heroes 2? Or maybe the feeling of soaring through the air like a bird through the densely populated world of The Heart of Thorns?

Well, because there are so many different types of experiences to be had from one magical vault of gaming, we’ve decided to split up our best PC game review into the titles that we felt represented their genre at its absolute crest, the cream of the crop and king of the hill.

PS4 vs Xbox One vs Wii U: Which One is Right For You?

The console wars. A test of will, strength, and perseverance almost as old as gaming itself. Over the past few decades companies from every corner of the technosphere have thrown their hat into the ring with one wacky system or another, with only a select few fighting through the fold to make their way to the top of the heap. These days, however, only three major manufacturers have survived to tell the tale: Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony.

Choosing Your Next Gaming PC: Should You Build, Buy, or Get a Laptop?

So you’ve saved up for months but still can’t decide which kind of gaming rig is best for you? Do you need something that can stay with you wherever you go, or just want to get the most punch possible regardless of cost or portability?

If this conundrum has had you scratching your head for too long, check out our guide on the three main options available on the market today, and make the pick that’s right for you.

Play the Role of a Cheapskate with These 5 Free RPGs

Want a premiere RPG gaming experience on your PC, but don’t feel like shelling out any cash for Skyrim? Worry not, adventurer, because these days it’s easier than ever to dive into a collection of expansive game worlds without dropping a dime , each flush with all the rich character development you’d usually expect from a $60 Bethesda epic.

It’s time to strap on that wizard staff and equip your heartiest healing potions, because here are our favorite free RPGs for your PC.