The PC Gaming is not dead, but is going to (updated)

Cryptocurrencies and RAM prices may kill it forever, unless they both explode into crisis which doesn’t seems to happen soon.

Paying the toll in memory lane

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This son of a gun sells, and memory with it too. (Apple)

The age of cryptocurrencies

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Cryptocurrencies are here to stay.

…high-end GPUs are selling over the USD$ 1,000 mark and there is no telling if this will push prebuilts prices up too

Other things that ain’t helping ya

AMD VEGA failure (for consumers)

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VEGA 56 and 64 were supposed to be at least competitive. (AMD)

Easiness to create new cryptocurrencies

VR is cheaper in PlayStation 4

…for solely entertaining purposes, you should get a gaming console instead of a computer.

The best games are not PC exclusives anymore

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Playerunknown’s Battleground is the top game of the year, available in consoles.

PC-independent devices

Prebuilts are the only option left, still.

Graphic Designer graduate. Full Stack Web Developer. Retired Tech & Gaming Editor.

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