News Archive

Thank you to everybody who supported Ironhammers!

Hey guys, Bobby here. This is the post you’ve probably seen coming, and the one I’ve been holding back for longer than I should have. It’s been more almost five years since I first started writing stuff about PC gaming under the Ironhammers name. You will have noticed it was slowing down for a while,

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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

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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

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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

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Heroes of the Storm: A bunch of BlizzCon Screenshots

Everyone’s been waiting to get a look at how Blizzard’s Dota-like, Heroes of the Storm, is looking. It’s been a long while since we last heard anything about the game aside from its name change from Blizzard Dota.

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Blizzard’s MOBA now entitled ‘Heroes of the Storm’

While we’re still no more enlightened regarding when it might arrive, we do now know that Blizzard’s upcoming MOBA or Dota-like will be named Heroes of the Storm. It was originally named Blizzard Dota when we first saw it two Blizzcon’s ago — shown alongside two other in-house StarCraft mods (Aiur Chef and StarJeweled), both

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Video: Thoughts on Valve’s trilogy (of Steam announcements)

Yesterday Valve concluded their three Steam announcements; Steam OS, Steam Machines and the Steam Controller. I thought it’d be a good idea to do a live stream on YouTube discussing them and my thoughts about them all

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Valve confirm three Steam announcements coming next week

Valve have today confirmed that there’ll be three announcements out of them next week, all of which appear to be focused around Steam in the living room. A countdown page has also been put up, showing that the first announcement will come Monday morning, local time. What do you think we’re going to see? Leave

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We got the Ironhammers.com domain name! Special thanks to our patrons

So, this is essentially a quick little update about the site (don’t worry, nothing’s changing), and even more importantly a massive thank you to those of you who have pledged your hard-earned money towards supporting our content. Back when I started this whole Ironhammers thing, I got the Ironhammers.org domain name because it was cheaper

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GunZ 2 beta key giveaway

Phase 2 of the GunZ 2: The Second Duel closed beta is underway, and we’re lucky enough to have 100 GunZ 2 beta keys to giveaway you guys.

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