The First True 7.1 Surround Sound Headset Makes Me Want to Buy a Better Sound Card

Back in 2002 I dropped a large chunk of change on a pair of "true" 6.1 surround sound headphones. They were essentially a pair of normal headphones with extra speakers extending out to either side of each ear cup. They looked ridiculous. I loved them.

After spending three weeks with Razer's Tiamat 7.1, the world's… » 4/04/12 2:00pm 4/04/12 2:00pm

Roccat's Power-Grid Transforms Your Mobile Phone into the Ultimate PC Gaming Peripheral

What would you pay for a PC gaming accessory that could monitor your PC temperature, control program-specific volume levels, display your instant messages and juggle custom-made shortcut keys without taking you out of the game?

Roccat's Power-Grid app does all of this, and it won't cost you a dime. » 3/07/12 2:00pm 3/07/12 2:00pm

Mad Catz Rock Band Fender Bass - The Best Rock Band Bass

I've been pretty excited about the Mad Catz Fender Rock Band Bass since it was first announced, though my cultivated distrust of the quality of Mad Catz products made me bit wary of the product » 10/22/08 5:00pm 10/22/08 5:00pm. It took a heartfelt assurance of the guitar's quality from to convince me to give it a go, and I have to say I'm pretty…

Ace Combat 6 Flightstick Bundle Triumpantly Returns

I got into Ace Combat 6 for the Xbox 360 far too late to get in on the hot, flightstick bundle action, and I've been regretting it for months now, especially considering the prices a used model of the special controller have been going for on eBay. Well these guys » 10/22/08 10:20am 10/22/08 10:20am are going to feel awfully silly now as Namco Bandai…

SteelSeries' WoW Mouse Isn't Screwing Around

SteelSeries doesn't screw around when it comes to making computer gaming peripherals. At BlizzCon 2008 this past weekend they unveiled a World of Warcraft branded gaming mouse that could very well be the most feature-packed pointing device I've ever laid my hands on. The World of Warcraft MMO Gaming Mouse packs an… » 10/14/08 12:20pm 10/14/08 12:20pm

Mad Catz - Give Us A Chance And We'll Change Your Mind

The folks at Mad Catz are very much aware of the fact that gamers view their company's product and third party accessories in general as cheap, low quality knock offs. I myself haven't been too keen on their products for quite some time, a fact that I mentioned in my story about the Mad Catz Fender Bass for Rock Band » 9/12/08 2:00pm 9/12/08 2:00pm