Alienware’s Steam Machine won’t be upgradable

Alienware have announced that their version of a Steam Machine will not be upgradable, and will be revised once every year. I go over the news, as well as my opinions on the matter, in more detail during this video

Read More…

Unboxing: Qpad MK-80 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

Unboxing and quick overview of the Qpad MK-80 mechanical gaming keyboard, with Cherry MX Blue keyswitches. A full written review will be available on the website in the near future.

Read More…

24-hours for Special Effect in the bag, thanks community!

Hello all, this weekend myself and a buddy known as PirateDave successfully completed a 24-hour gaming marathon in aid of the charity Special Effect

Read More…

Giveaway: 5 copies of “Ring Runner: Flight of the Sages” on Steam

Ring Runner: Flight of the Sages is now out on Steam, and we’ve got five copies of the new twin-stick shooter to giveaway to our audience here on Ironhammers

Read More…

PC Gaming Podcast: Ironhammers On Air #23

Simon and Charlie discuss recent PC gaming affairs in episode 23 of our weekly PC gaming podcast. Topics include AMD to possibly drop the FX line of processors, a white 5th anniversary edition mouse from Roccat, Nvidia hatin’ on consoles and a bunch more

Read More…

Mionix NAOS 7000 Optical Gaming Mouse launched

Swedish PC gaming peripheral manufacturer Mionix has today announced the launch of the NAOS 7000, their latest optical gaming mouse that’s packed full of features all the way down to an on-board ARM processor. It’s also got that nice, full-palm shape to it (rather similar to the Qpad 5K), which I’ve always found to be

Read More…

PC Gaming Podcast: Ironhammers On Air #22

Download the MP3 version. Bobby and Dan are joined by one of Ironhammers’ patrons, “CommonTroll”, to discuss the latest in PC gaming and what we’ve been playing. The news includes Razer’s new metal Kraken headphones, Ashes Cricket cancelled after release, Ubisoft insist they do optimise their PC titles and more. The episode even ends with

Read More…

[Video] Hearthstone Beta: First Impressions / Overview

I finally got Hearthstone beta access the other day, so decided to record a quick video showing a full game — as well as a look at the rest of the game client

Read More…

PC Gaming Podcast: Ironhammers On Air #21

Simon and Charlie arrive on a Thursday for another episode of our PC gaming podcast. Discussed is the latest in PC gaming news, what we’ve been playing and more. To make things easier for everyone, the podcast will now be happening live every single Thursday, rather than alternating between Tuesday and Thursday. Also, apologies for the strange interference sound, have cleaned it up the best we could in the MP3 version

Read More…

PC Gaming Podcast: Ironhammers On Air #20

Bobby and Dan return for episode 20 of our weekly PC gaming podcast, Ironhammers On Air. Topics include some interesting piracy statistics from Football Manager, Dota 2 Diretide madness, Microsoft making promises they probably can’t keep, World of Warplanes released, Steam client updates to download features. There’s also what we’ve been playing and the usual non-PC gaming, nerdy chit-chat which this week revolves around Dan’s new toys, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and the Galaxy Gear watch

Read More…