9 Ways That Playing Games MIGHT Damage Your Gaming PC

A CPU cooler on fire mounted on a motherboard

After a long gaming session listening to your fans keep up with a red-hot PC, you might be wondering if gaming is damaging your computer. Gaming itself wonโ€™t hurt your PC and even overclocking is unlikely to do serious damage. Any use will cause wear and tear that will eventually wear down your PC components, … Read more

PC Games & Region Locking: Are Games Region-Free (Or Should You Be Worried)?

Various locks overlayed on a world map

Region locking feels a little outdated, but plenty of game developers and distributors are still doing it. Do we have to be worried about region locking ruining our play? Most PC games are not region locked and there are few effective methods for developers and distributors to enforce region locking on PC. Depending on your … Read more

Fixing PC Games That Start Zoomed In (Or Cropped)

Rocket League starting zoomed in and cropped on Windows

Is there anything more frustrating than opening up your favorite PC game only to have the screen randomly zoom in? What’s causing this problem and how can we get it fixed? The easiest way to fix a PC game that starts zoomed in is just a hit ALT+Enter which will force the game into a full-screen … Read more