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Lenovo announced that the limited edition gold Lenovo Legion Y520 gaming laptop is now available in the Philippines. It comes with Lenovo’s signature watchband hinge in gold and with twice the storage capacity of the original Legion Y520. It’s also an ideal device for gamers who want a faster device, as buyers are treated with a free memory upgrade of up to...

GIGABYTE Technology released the newest H370 AORUS gaming 3 WiFi and B360 AORUS gaming 3 WiFi motherboards. The motherboards boast Intel CNVi WiFi technology through the Intel Wireless-AC 9560 module for optimized wireless connectivity and a Realtek ALC1220-VB audio CODEC for crisper audio quality. Featuring the Ultra Durable technology, H370 and B360 AORUS...

Samsung launched the 49″ QLED curved gaming monitor. Equipped with the High Dynamic Range (HDR) picture enhancement technology, a feature typically reserved for televisions, the monitor sports an ultra-wide design and quantum dot composition, producing more realistic images with crisper colors and sharper contrast. “Gamers love vivid and immersive adventures,...

App Annie and International Data Corporation (IDC), the provider of technology market intelligence services, unveiled a special joint report entitled, “Gaming Spotlight, 2017 Review.” The report analyzes the mobile games market in 2017 from several vantage points and puts it in a broader, global gaming industry context. The report features three main...

By Lily Asis There has been significant fanfare about the state of the online poker industry since we’ve entered yet another year. It’s no secret that online poker experienced something of a decline following the infamous Black Friday saga, resulting in an overnight drop-off of American players in the industry’s ecosystem. Nevertheless, there is still future...

Close to 4,000 gaming enthusiasts attended the recently concluded GameCon, which was supported by PLDT and wireless unit Smart Communications. The attendance increased by about 30 percent from last year’s event, said GameCon project head Elaine Cedillo, showing the growing industry of gaming in the Philippines. Now on its second year, GameCon featured exhibitions...

Wargods Redlyt from the Philippines emerged as the first runner-up of Lenovo’s Legion of Champions Series II Grand Finale in Bangkok, Thailand. The team took home a cash prize of 100,000 THB or approximately PHP 165,000. Argma from Hong Kong was crowned as grand champion after defeating Wargods Redlyt in a fierce and highly entertaining final matchup. Meanwhile,...

After a three-month run, Asia Pacific Predator League 2018 has officially come to the end. Quid Pro Quo from the Philippines secures the third spot in the gaming competition. Emerging as the winner is Malaysian team Geek Fam, and BOOM.ID from Indonesia is the first runner up.   With a victory score of 2:1, Geek Fam secures the top spot of Predator League 2018. Geek Fam is composed of Skemberlu, March, ChYuan, and Oli dan Playhard, who are taking home USD 50,000.00 from the US$ 150,000.00 prize pool. Meanwhile, Indonesian team BOOM.ID...

Lenovo announced that it will again host “Legion of Champions Series II” (LoC) (formerly League of Champions), a gaming competition in the region. In collaboration with Intel, the second edition of this gaming battle is expected to bring even more excitement to Asia’s gaming scene with three new markets joining the championship. Teams from eight markets competed...

The third qualifier of Asia Pacific Predator League 2018, the region’s biggest gaming tournament, ends as Quid Pro Quo emerges as the victor taking home P30,000.00. Held in TNC San Fernando, La Union, a total for 35 teams competed, with SG Dragons and Jhazchloe coming in at 2nd and 3rd place. The brainchild of gaming giant Predator Gaming, the Asia Pacific Predator...