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Mad Catz has announced today that it will launch its M.O.J.O. Micro-Console for Android, in limited quantities, on 10th December, 2013.  Mad Catz also announced that it has begun accepting pre-orders with a MSRP of $249.99/£219.99.

“The M.O.J.O. Micro-Console for Android has attracted strong interest due to its high-performance hardware, open software platform and the ecosystem of accessories,” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc.  “M.O.J.O. is the centre piece of our GameSmart mobile initiative and brings core gaming experiences to the mobile platform.”


Confirmed specifications for M.O.J.O. include an NVIDIA Tegra4 T40S 1.8GHz Processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, HDMI out capabilities with full 1080p resolution, Bluetooth, microSD Flash Slot with support for SDXC™ Cards up to 128GB, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and the Android 4.2.2 operating system.

For more information on M.O.J.O please visit http://madcatz.com/mojo/

Watch the Mad Catz MOJO Android Console video from this years E3.

The 14” P34G Ultrablade gaming laptop from GIGABYTE is a revolutionary machine. It is extremely thin at just 21mm and light at 1.67 kg, housing a 4th generation Intel Core i7 Quad-Core processor and a powerful NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760M gaming level discrete graphics makes it the lightest 14-inch gaming laptop in the world. The P34G stays cool and stable even with a high end CPU and GPU in it slim body due to the unique Supra-Cool technology featuring dual heat pipes plus unique dual fans for CPU & GPU respectively by GIGABYTE. The Ultrablade gaming laptop P34G is poised to usher in a new generation of gamers looking for true mobility and entertainment without compromising on performance.

Gigabyte P34G

Elegant yet powerful

Designed with an ultrasmooth sandblasted aluminum matte finish, the P34G feels extremely smooth that exudes elegance and sophistication. The P34G is perfect for gamers, businesspeople or students yearning for mobility, entertainment and productivity. Packing the slim P34G with powerful NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760M graphics and the latest 4th generation Intel Core i7 Quad-Core processor is no mean feat. Thermal cooling is of utmost importance for any laptop and this one is no exception. . The Supra-Cool cooling system efficiently eliminates heat from both the CPU and GPU, keeping your P34G cool and stable. Plus with the latest Ultra Boost technology you can enjoy unrivaled power with an impressive score of up to P16,525 on 3DMark Vantage!


Massive Storage, Mobile Entertainment Center

The P34G supports up to a 256GB mSATA SSD and a large 1TB HDD in its incredibly slim and lightweight chassis. The AHVA FHD 1080p display panel with 72% wide color gamut makes for excellent viewing pleasure delivering 170° wide-angle view perfect for sharing the screen and comfortable viewing angles for entertainment or productivity and bringing images to life. Experience incredible sound with the Dolby Home Theater v4 Sound Quality Optimization Technology and immerse yourself in the environment whether gaming, music or movies. The P34G provides an automatic light sensing backlit keyboard that makes typing and gaming in dimly lit rooms easier and better.

That Extra Performance with GIGABYTE Innovative Technology

In addition to the hardware of the P34G, GIGABYTE innovative technology integrates and optimizes software applications providing an even better gaming experience. Gamers have a choice to overclock the GPU for that extra performance with the latest Ultra Boost technology. With Ultra Boost comes the fear of instability. Never fear with the GIGABYTE Smart Fan ready to keep your system stable and running cool. Overclocking your laptop GPU for gaming has never been so risk-free. Enjoy twice the network speed for gaming through GIGABYTE LAN Optimizer. It helps the user choose the best network package priority under different user scenario modes. Gamers understand the importance of mistyping or mis-hitting that important key while gaming. Therefore, to ensure no mishaps occur the exclusive LockWin Key function disables the Windows key ensuring gamers enjoy a seamless gaming experience without switching to desktop while gaming on the P34G.

Gigabyte P34G Keyboard

P34G Features and Specs:

  • Thrilling Visual Experience with NvidiaGeForceGTX 760 GDDR5 2GB
  • Extremely Powerful 4th Generation Intel Core™ i7 Processor
  • Only 21mm slim,1.67kg light weight
  • Electroluminescence Backlit Keyboard
  • Vivid Visual Enjoyment with AHVA Full HD Display
  • USB 3.0 x Two, USB 2.0 x Two, D-sub, HDMI, RJ45, Headphone-out jack (Audio-in Combo), SD Card Reader, DC-in Jack
  • Dimensions: 340(W) x 239(D) x 21(H) mm

The P34G is available in the UK from 11th October, SRP: £1199.99 inc vat from Overclockers

Be one of the first in the UK to play Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag at the Eurogamer Expo this weekend!

Eurogamer Expo Logo

Get hands on with three different demos at the Ubisoft, NVIDIA and Sony stands, and pick up your free exclusive Assassin’s Creed Ace of Spades card, designed by award-winning London artist Vic Lee, from stand staff after you have played (while stocks last).

AC4 Promo Front AC4 Promo Back

Fans who pre-order Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag from the GAME stand at the Expo will also receive a limited edition artwork print, exclusively designed for Ubisoft by Vic Lee.

Mr Vic Lee – described variously as a storyteller, artist, illustrator, historian, mapper, ragamuffin and vagabond – can been discovered at viclee.co.uk


This is only the beginning of your Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag journey. The Ace of Spades is the key, the question is… to what?

Yesterday NVIDIA announced the Tegra Note Tablet here is information so far on the device from NVIDIA and the suggested retail price of £179.99. That will help many more people experience the new technologies going into Tegra Note, including its 100 percent Android OS.


Here is a  quick rundown on some of the Tegra Note’s unique features:

  • Ultra-fast performance – Powered by Tegra 4 with a 72-core GeForce GPU and quad-core Cortex-A15 CPU with a fifth battery-saver core, making Tegra Note the world’s fastest 7-inch tablet.
  • Superb stylus – NVIDIA DirectStylus technology transforms a normal stylus into an incredibly responsive experience with finer point and broader stroke control. It also comes bundled with apps for convenient, stroke-based note taking.
  • Exceptional sound – NVIDIA PureAudio technology offers rich, deep audio – including the widest frequency range in a tablet – through front-facing stereo speakers with a bass-reflex port.
  • Groundbreaking camera – The camera uses Tegra 4’s processing power and Chimera computational photography architecture to deliver stunning new features. Tegra Note also brings SmugMug’s Camera Awesome app – one of the top camera apps on iOS – to Android. Camera Awesome delivers exclusive Tegra 4 features like tap-to-track and 100 fps video with slow motion playback.
  • TegraZone gaming – Delivering unmatched gaming, NVIDIA TegraZone provides easy access to Tegra-optimized games with visual effects that aren’t available on other tablets. Tegra Note also supports a variety of game controllers for console-class gaming.
  • Great battery life – 10-plus hours of HD video playback.
  • Accessories galore – An intelligent slide cover flips and bends to support and cover the tablet. It also lets the tablet be set up in three distinct positions using the build-in magnets for added flexibility. The DirectStylus Pro Pack enables a variety of writing styles with interchangeable tips. And Bluetooth capabilities turn the tablet into a game controller.

On top of that, users get over-the-air (OTA) software updates provided directly by NVIDIA. This will help ensure customers have current software, offering the richest experience with their devices.

Processor Tegra 4 mobile processor with quad-core Cortex-A15 CPU and 72-core GeForce GPU
Display 7-inch HD IPS LCD display (1280 x 800)
Camera Rear 5 MP and front VGA webcam
Storage 16 GB storage with micro SD expandable up to an additional 32 GB
Audio Front facing “HD Audio” stereo speakers with a unique bass-reflex port
Stylus Chisel and Brush tips for natural writing and broad strokes
Peripherals Micro HDMI connector to drive big screen TV videos and gaming
OS 100% Android with latest version of the OS
Software Updates Over The Air software updates directly from NVIDIA
Battery Life 10 hours HD video playback


NVIDIA has announced the addition of the new GeForce eSports World of Tanks (GTXWoT) 3v3 Tournament Amateur Division, complete with a 1 million in-game gold prize pool paid out to the top 128 teams and cash and hardware donations to veterans charities.



Registration is now open at esports.geforce.com for the new North American 3-tank team Amateur Division, complete with a 1 million in-game gold prize pool.   Registration closes Friday October 4th and gameplay begins Monday, October 7th.  The Finals will be held on Veteran’s Day, November 11th, and will be streamed live on Twitch.tv.  The teams will compete in a Tier 4 competition with 1,000,000 in Wargaming gold paid out amongst the top 128 placing teams.   There will be no limit to the number of teams allowed to register and the 3-tank teams are allowed 2 extra substitute players on the roster.

“We’re extremely excited to share details about the Amateur Division activities for the GeForce eSports World of Tanks Open,” said James Grunke, director of global eSports at NVIDIA. “NVIDIA and Wargaming.net will match dollar for dollar up to $5000 for every registrant who joins the competition resulting in a $10,000 donation to veteran’s charity organizations to be announced on opening game day.  We’re also giving out two GeForce GTX equipped  gaming systems  and lots of Wargaming gold which will be put to good use at a veterans charity hospital.  The players will have a blast and it’s all for a good cause.”

World of Tanks is a team-based, massively multiplayer online game dedicated to armored warfare in the mid-20th century. With more than 70 million registered users worldwide, World of Tanks is a fast-paced PC shooter game with in-depth weaponry, economics and robust eSports tools.


The Veteran’s charities will be announced on opening game day.  The GeForce GTX hardware system donations will come equipped with EVGA GeForce GTX GPUs and premium gaming accessories provided by Razer.

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NVIDIA has announced a new promotion that will give gamers a total of £50 of in-game currencies to a trio of the hottest free-to-play games: Warframe, Neverwinter and Marvel Heroes. The promotion, which is applicable for new purchases of notebook PCs featuring GeForce 700M-series GPUs or desktop GeForce GTX 650 GPUs, starts today and will run throughout the rest of the year.


Voted the best F2P game at PAX East 2013, Warframe is a co-op third-person online action game set in an evolving sci-fi world.  Featuring the incredible NVIDIA PhysX technology, players control ancient warriors in a war with the Grineer (bad guys).  With over three million registered users, gamers can join friends in player-vs-enemy raids across the solar system and master the power of the Warframes.  £17 of in-game currency gives players the opportunity to shop in the marketplace and gain new gear quickly such as a new supercharged Warframe with an inventory slot, a sentinel pet to aid in battle, mod-packs to instantly upgrade gear, void key packs to gain access to rare missions, as well as other boosters or revives.

Hailed by GameFront as “one of the best traditional MMOs,” Dungeons & Dragons Neverwinter combines fast paced combat with over a quarter century of Dungeons & Dragons lore.  Packed with exclusive NVIDIA technology including TXAA, HBAO and 3D Vision, players experience epic stories, action combat and classic roleplaying.  The bundle provided in-game loot will give players access to mounts, companions, consumables, items, fashion, crafting packs and more!

For any fans of the Marvel universe, Marvel Heroes is not to be missed!  This F2P massively multiplayer online action role-playing game features frenetic action combat where players can battle infamous Marvel villains as their favourite Superhero.  Play with the already one and a half million registered users, as Hawkeye, Storm, Daredevil, Thing, or Scarlet Witch.  £17 of in-game currency gives players the option to choose from a variety of heroes including Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Spider-Man, and Wolverine to name a few. Players can also opt to get iconic costumes from throughout Marvel’s storied history, such as Iron Man’s Mk 1 armour from his first appearance in Tales of Suspense #39 to his Avengers movie armour, to further customize their hero.

For additional information, please visit http://www.geforce.co.uk/landing-page/free2play-bundle

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NVIDIA today has announced it is working with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and WB Games Montréal to make Batman: Arkham Origins, the next installment in the blockbuster Batman: Arkham videogame franchise, a technically advanced and intensely realistic chapter in the award-winning saga for PC players.


Gamers who purchase a qualifying GPU from a participating partner will receive a free PC edition of Batman: Arkham Origins, which will be released worldwide on Oct. 25, 2013. Gamers who buy the GTX 660, 660 Ti, 670, 680, 760, 770  or 780 series graphics card by 31st January, 2014 for a full list of participating bundle partners, visit: http://www.geforce.co.uk/games-applications/pc-games/batman-arkham-origins/where-to-buy.

Developed by WB Games Montréal, Batman: Arkham Origins features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City.

NVIDIA Developer Technology Team has been working closely with WB Games Montréal to incorporate an array of cutting-edge NVIDIA gaming technologies including DirectX tessellation, NVIDIA TXAA antialiasing, soft shadows and various NVIDIA PhysX® engine environmental effects, such as cloth, steam and snow. Combined, these technologies bring the intricately detailed worlds of Gotham to life.

NVIDIA will be unveiling a sneak peek of Batman: Arkham Origins at PAX Prime in Seattle, during the NVIDIA stage presentation at the Paramount Theater on Monday, Sept. 2 at 10 a.m. PT. Entry is free.

Additionally, any PAX attendees that purchase a qualified bundle from the special kiosk at the NVIDIA booth on the show floor will receive for free a limited edition Batman lithograph — one of only 1,000 being produced.


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NVIDIA have announced a partnership with Activision’s Call of Duty: Ghosts, which will be released for PC on 5th November, 2013.


Developed by Infinity Ward, the studio that created the original Call of Duty and the seminal Call of Duty: Modern Warfare series, Call of Duty: Ghosts ushers in the next generation of the franchise. Powered by a new next-gen engine, Call of Duty: Ghosts continues the legacy of delivering phenomenal gameplay, amazing multiplayer, incredible cinematics and engrossing characters and storyline.

Call of Duty: Ghosts introduces gamers to the “Ghosts,” a group of highly skilled Special Forces operatives shrouded in mystery.

The new next-generation engine for Call of Duty: Ghosts maximises the power of cutting-edge PC tech, taking advantage of the latest graphics cards as well as high-end cards, including the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 700 series.

NVIDIA have released their portable gaming device known as SHIELD.


This is what NVIDIA said:

We’re excited to announce that NVIDIA SHIELD is now shipping! Get your hands on the ultimate gaming and entertainment portable – powered by the world’s fastest mobile processor, NVIDIA Tegra 4. Join the SHIELD movement by ordering online at NVIDIA.com or Newegg.com, or through a SHIELD Experience Center and get a limited-edition SHIELD t–shirt, while supplies last.

Here is the demo of SHIELD from E3:

What do you think of SHIELD? Let us know by leaving a comment below.

NVIDIA have announced that SHIELD will be shipping July 31st.


This is what NVIDIA said:

As you know, we made the decision to delay the launch of SHIELD due to a mechanical issue we found in our rigorous testing process.

Since then we have been working non-stop to put SHIELD through its paces and ensure it meets the highest quality control standards in the industry. We are pleased to confirm that SHIELD is in full production and will officially ship July 31st!

We have worked with our partners to create SHIELD Experience Centers around the US and Canada at select GameStop, Microcenter, and Canada Computers brick-and-mortar locations where you can experience SHIELD for yourself.

If you are ready to join the SHIELD movement and experience the ultimate gaming and entertainment portable, order now through a SHIELD Experience Center or online, and you’ll get a limited-edition SHIELD t-shirt, while supplies last.

Here is the demo of SHIELD from E3:

What do you think of SHIELD? Let us know by leaving a comment below.

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NVIDIA today announced it is working with Ubisoft to deliver the most dramatic and intense gaming experience possible for Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Blacklist. And starting today, gamers who purchase a GeForce GTX 660, 660 Ti, 670, 680, 760, 770, or 780 from a participating partner will receive a free copy of Splinter Cell Blacklist Deluxe Edition for PC, which will be released on 23rd August in the UK.


NVIDIA engineers are working closely with the Ubisoft Toronto development team to incorporate an array of cutting-edge gaming technologies for Splinter Cell Blacklist including Direct X tessellation, NVIDIA HBAO+, TXAA antialiasing and surround technologies to ensure gamers can experience smooth frame rates and awesome visuals in all of their covert missions.


In Splinter Cell Blacklist, Sam Fisher returns as leader of 4th Echelon, an elite counter-terrorism unit armed with a new mandate to hunt down the masterminds behind The Blacklist, a series of deadly escalating attacks on U.S. interests. To stop the Blacklist countdown, gamers will choose the best way to face any challenge by tapping into Sam’s arsenal of lethal skills and training.  The biggest game in the award-winning series, Splinter Cell Blacklist features an immersive single player story, distinct co-op missions, and the return of the legendary Spies Vs. Mercs multiplayer mode; all supported by a universal economy and customisation system that allows players to completely customise their game experience.

For a full list of participating partners, please visit: www.GeForce.com/FREESplinterCell. This offer is good only until December 31, 2013

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NVIDIA have released WHQL-certified GeForce drivers for the Windows 8.1 Release Preview.


You can install the new GeForce driver version 326.01 for Windows 8.1 from Windows Update after you install the Release Preview.

The list of supported GeForce GPUs for Windows 8 can be found here on NVIDIA.com.

Here are direct driver links:
Desktop GPUs: GeForce 326.01 for Windows 8.1 Preview 32-bit
Desktop GPUs: GeForce 326.01 for Windows 8.1 Preview 64-bit
Notebook GPUs: GeForce 326.01 for Windows 8.1 Preview 32-bit
Notebook GPUs: GeForce 326.01 for Windows 8.1 Preview 64-bit

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