Win an EVGA TORQ X5 Gaming Mouse!!!



Introducing the EVGA TORQ X5 gaming mouse. Built with the highest quality materials, this mouse was designed from the ground up to satisfy the needs of the hardcore gamer with a high quality optical sensor that provides up to 6400 DPI, eight programmable buttons, and a customizable RGB LED.

We didn't stop there though. The EVGA TORQ X5 features the highest quality Omron switches with a lifespan of over 20 million clicks, 512Kb of onboard storage for saving up to 5 seperate profiles, robust tuning software, a Pixart 3988 Optical sensor providing up to 6400DPI with 1000Hz polling rate, and much more.

The EVGA TORQ X5 was released as one of the new gaming mice in the TORQ series.  For this contest five (5) lucky people will be able to WIN an EVGA TORQ X5 gaming mouse.

The contest rules have been updated for this weeks giveaway!  It will require the use of Twitter, so if you forgot your login make sure to look it up.  If you do not have an account, make sure to create one here: Twitter

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Contest Entry (Mandatory):
1)  Log on to your Twitter account, or make sure to create an account,  
2)  Follow EVGAGaming on Twitter,
3)  Tweet @EVGAGaming and Let us know what your first EVGA product was that you owned? or 
If you do not have one, Let us know what EVGA product you wish you had in your system right now?  
4)  Make sure to include:   #TorqX5MouseContest  (we will use this to verify your tweet and entry)
5)  Make sure to include:   http://goo.gl/cMpirf  (which is the link back to this article).

Example of your Tweet:  


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Contest Rules:
1)  Post one comment with the Mandatory contest entry information requested above, see example, 
2)  Multiple comments don’t qualify for extra entries,
3)  Entries will run for Six (6) days, starting May 27th, 2015 @ 6:00 PM PST and will end June 2nd, 2015 @ 6: 00 PM PST
4)  Five (5) winners will be selected at random and announced on June 3rd, 2015.

Please see the example below on how to comment: 
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Official Rules:
1. By adding a comment you agree to the rules, terms and conditions. 
2. You are at least Eighteen (18) years of age or older (and if below the age of 18 then you must have your parent/legal guardian's permission to enter should you be a minor in your state of residence).
3. ONE entry per person on the date of the event.
4. Winners outside of the United States are responsible for any duty and taxes imposed by their country.
5. Winner will be contacted by email and have 7 days to respond.
6. Odds of winning a prize are dependent upon number of eligible entries received at the time of the random drawing. Winner will be selected and posted to the EVGAgaming.com website by June 3rd, 2015 at 6:00PM (Pacific). All decisions are final and binding.

EVGA reserves the right to substitute an alternate prize of equal or greater value in the event all or part of a prize set forth above becomes unavailable. No cash substitute or transfer of prizes is available. Prizes are awarded without warranty of any kind from EVGA, express or implied, without limitation, except where this would be contrary to federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulations. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Decisions of EVGA and the Judging are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this event. Return of any prize/prize notification may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Potential prize winner(s) and their parents/legal guardians may be required to sign and return an Affidavit or Declaration of Eligibility, a Liability/Publicity Release within 30 days following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply within this time period may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. EVGA at its sole discretion shall reserves the right to disqualify any Participant.

SPONSOR: This event is sponsored by EVGA Corporation (EVGA), a California corporation with principal place of business at 2900 Saturn St Suite #B, Brea, CA 92821, USA

Winners Announced! - Win an EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply!


We would like to thank everyone who entered our EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply contest by leaving a comment and providing us with the optional feedback!  We had a good response to this weeks contest.  It looks like the sweet spot for monitors is a 23/24 inch 1080P monitor which is the what the majority of us are using.  A few are into the 1440P resolutions and a few are up in the 27" and beyond.  I myself used to two 24 inch 1920 x 1080P monitors, since then I've started using two 27 inch  1920 x 1080P monitors.  

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Now for the announcement:  We have randomly chosen our two (2) winners from all the eligible entries,  please help me in congratulating:

!!>>  Anthony Pagan  <<!!
!!>>  Alan Tong  <<!!

You are the lucky winners of the Platinum rated, fully modular, high effeciency: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply, which is backed by an amazing EVGA 7 year limited warranty!!!

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Anthony and Alan,  we will be contacting you via your email address with further details.  Again, thank you to every one who left a comment and for your awesome feedback!  Make sure to come back and check out our new articles on gaming, events, contests, tech, and hardware !!!

Win an EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply!


Comments are now closed.  Please check back later this week for the winners!

EVGA is launching the new GS/PS PSU series. These power supplies follow the EVGA tradition of uncompromised power and performance, so we upped the ante and made it nearly SILENT. The GS/PS series of PSU’s offer superior performance, Gold and Platinum level efficiency and extremely low noise levels making it the perfect PSU for a sound conscious environment. These power supplies also feature ECO mode meaning the fan will run only when necessary further reducing noise level and power consumption! Backed by a 7 year Warranty and Japanese capacitor design makes this PSU the right choice for efficiency and noise level today, and will be with you well into tomorrow.

The EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply is a beast of a power supply that would fit the needs of any enthusiast builder running multiple graphics cards or everyday power user seeking maximum efficiency.  This week, Two (2) lucky random people will be able to WIN an EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply

Our good friends over at HiTech Legion have a great review on the EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply located >>HERE<<, for this weeks contest you will want to check out the review to answer the following questions correctly!

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Please check out the HiTech Legion review on the EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS power supply, here!

Contest Questions:
Question #1:  The 1000 PS is outfitted with 100% solid Japanese capacitors rated to 105C, and employs _____?_____heavy duty protection circuitry.

A)  two-way
B)  four-way
C)  five-way
D)  six-way

Question #2:  How many PCIE connectors does the EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply come with?  (Hint:  You can check out the EVGA product page or Page 2 of the review)

A)  8x 8pin (6+2)  PCIE Connectors 
B)  10x 8pin (6+2)  PCIE Connectors
C)  6x 6pin and 4x 8pin (6+2)  PCIE Connectors
D)  10x 6pin  PCIE Connectors

Question #3:  Taking a look at the Test System list of component that HiTech Legion to test the EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply.  Please list the Processor (CPU) and the Graphic Card (GPU) that was used in their test?

Question #4:  Taking a look at the conclusion of the HiTech Legion review, please list four (4) of the eighteen (18) features that HiTech Legion liked about of the EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 PS Power Supply

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Contest Rules:
1)  Post one comment with the Mandatory contest entry information requested above, see example, 
2)  Multiple comments don’t qualify for extra entries,
3)  Entries will run for seven (7) days, starting May 20th, 2015 @ 6:00 PM PST and will end May 26th, 2015 @ 6: 00 PM PST
4)  Two (2) winners will be selected at random and announced on May 27th, 2015.

Please see the example below on how to comment: 
(**Note: Your comment may take some time to show up below while the system approves and updates, please allow the system to update in order to verify your comment was submitted successfully**) Also to avoid any issues with posting your comment, please make sure to turn off any add-on's or extensions, such as Ad Block, which may prevent you from successfully submitting your comment.


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Official Rules:
1. By adding a comment you agree to the rules, terms and conditions. 
2. You are at least Eighteen (18) years of age or older (and if below the age of 18 then you must have your parent/legal guardian's permission to enter should you be a minor in your state of residence).
3. ONE entry per person on the date of the event.
4. Winners outside of the United States are responsible for any duty and taxes imposed by their country.
5. Winner will be contacted by email and have 7 days to respond.
6. Odds of winning a prize are dependent upon number of eligible entries received at the time of the random drawing. Winner will be selected and posted to the EVGAgaming.com website by May 27th, 2015 at 6:00PM (Pacific). All decisions are final and binding.
EVGA reserves the right to substitute an alternate prize of equal or greater value in the event all or part of a prize set forth above becomes unavailable. No cash substitute or transfer of prizes is available. Prizes are awarded without warranty of any kind from EVGA, express or implied, without limitation, except where this would be contrary to federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulations. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Decisions of notification may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Potential prize winner(s) and their parents/legal guardians may be required to sign and return an Affidavit or Declaration of Eligibility, a Liability/Publicity EVGA and the Judging are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this event. Return of any prize/prize Release within 30 days following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply within this time period may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. EVGA at its sole discretion shall reserves the right to disqualify any Participant.
SPONSOR: This event is sponsored by EVGA Corporation (EVGA), a California corporation with principal place of business at 2900 Saturn St Suite #B, Brea, CA 92821, USA


Battlefield Hardline: Criminal Activity DLC


The First DLC for Battlefield Hardline has been announced named Criminal Activity.  Set to release for Premium members in early access this coming June 2015.  The DLC will feature the following:  

  • Four fast-paced new maps – Backwoods, Code Blue, The Beat and Black Friday
  • Two new rides
  • Two new ammunition types for specific weapons
  • A new gadget
  • Three new weapons
  • A nailgun battlepickup
  • New Bounty Hunter game mode
  • Six new masks:  two animal masks, and four new police headgear options
Premium is available on Origin for $49.99, which will get you the Criminal Activity DLC, and the next 3 Expansions that will be released in the future, plus a lot more extras.  

Let us know what your thoughts on the Criminal Activity DLC, and if you are playing Battlefield Hardline, down in the comments below!!

Doom 4 Teaser Trailer


Fans and Followers of the DOOM universe rejoice, as a new 11 second teaser trailer was released for the upcoming new Doom 4!  The actual gameplay footage from what it looks like, is really only about 5 seconds worth of the trailer, but that is 5 seconds of jaw dropping awesomeness!

Bethesda is not leaving you without any information,  the last 5 seconds of the trailer stat that a WorldWide Gamplay Reveal will take place at the Bethesda's E3 Showcase on June 14th, 2015!

We will all have to wait till then, and much more gaming news to come from the E3 event this year.  With Doom 4 and other games, its set to be a great convention and a great year for new and upcoming games!!  Stay tuned!

Let us know what you think of the super short teaser trailer for Doom 4 and the comment section down below!

 

Call of Duty: Advanced Warefare Multiplayer Weapons and Gear


Heading over to Activision and Sledgehammer Games side,  Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has released new weapons and character gear for multiplayer.  

Featuring the M1-Irons pistol which give a throw back to the wild wild west, but in the future.  Also released is the SAC3 and Royalty Elite Variants of both guns, in terms of the graphic ranging from gold, white and purple.  .  

The new variants will only be available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC, and unfortunately will not be available for the previous gen consoles. For more details on the new Multiplayer weapon variants and gear, check out the CoD community post here.  Also be sure to check out the video featuring the new multiplayer gear down below.

If you get a chance let us know if you are playing Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and what you think of the new gear down in the comment section below!


Need for Speed Teaser Reboot


Ghost Games and EA have are at it again with the teaser trailers right before E3.  On May 21st, 2015 it was revealed that Need for Speed would be going through a full reboot.  Set to be released in Fall 2015 for PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.  


Set to be fueled by the community and the die hard NFS fans, will feature rich customization, and the authentic urban car culture. Not a lot of information is available at this time, but there is a full reveal set for June 15th, 2015 during the EA Press Conference at E3.  

Be sure to check out the Need for Speed teaser trailer below.  Also, let us know your thoughts of the reboot and what you are expect from the game in the comment section below!