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    OFFICIAL Game Soundtracks You Love

    Counterattack The Tomorrow With You
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    What are you playing?

    I've been doing a lot of Switch gaming. Taking a break from Breath of the Wild and finishing up Xenoblade Chronicles 2 again. Other than that, some time on Lord of the Rings Online too.
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    AMD CEO Lisa Su: "CrossFire Isn't a Significant Focus"

    I got into Crossfire with my old HD 4850 setup. It was fun to play with but honestly I spent more doing that then just buying a high end card. I actually had a 4850x2 plus one more 4850 in Crossfire and man that was a heater. I haven't really done Crossfire since. I've found that buying a sub...
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    CPU stuck to the cooler? - Solved

    Same thing happened to me with one of my old Socket 754 setups. It was my first CPU with a heatspreader and the cooler suctioned to the CPU. I ripped it out and lost a few pins on the CPU. A lesson well learned! Now I just lightly wiggle until it begins to break free.
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    [WTB] Z77 Motherboard

    I am in need of a Z77 motherboard for a I7 3570K I purchased recently. It's for a friend's build so I'm not too picky on brands as long as it works. Please PM me with price if you have something available.
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    240 GB OCZ Agility 3 $139.99 AR

    TigerDirect is doing a sale for today only on a 240 GB OCZ Agility 3 for $139.99 AR and free shipping. Before rebate, it is $159.99. I can't believe that these were $250 AR only a few months ago when I got mine. xD...
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    Hp dv6-7138us $550 ar

    Not a bad price considering what you're getting under the hood. My brother bought one of these and he couldn't be happier. Plays most games pretty decent and awesome battery life. http://www.officedepot.com/a/products/113893/HP-Pavilion-dv6-7138us-Laptop-Computer/ Prices are good until 8/18.
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    The Witcher 2 Assassins of Kings Thread

    I was going to wait for awhile before buying the sequel until the price went down a little but after watching the newest trailer, I just put it back on my pre-order list. This game looks to have a lot of potential and I love how the developers aren't treating us like we're the enemy. :) Now I...
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    [WTB][US] Apple iPod Classic 5th Gen

    My cousin recently lost her 5th Gen 30 GB iPod Classic and she's asked me to look for a replacement for her. She has a budget of $80 so if anyone has one they are looking to sell for around that price or if you know of someone else selling one for around that price, the help would be...
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    LOTR online

    It's a great game. I've been playing it since it went F2P. One of the updates a while back made one of the first quest packs completely free (Lone Lands) and made all epic (storyline) quests free through the first expansion pack, "The Mines of Moria." So you can actually play a lot of the game...
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    AMD Appoints New CEO, Dirk Meyer Resigns

    Well, this isn't good. I have been watching AMD shares dropping more and more since I woke up this morning. At this moment, the loss per share is at $0.72. :(
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    [FS] Complete AMD HTPC

    A very nice HTPC. I use the same case and I have to say it is an awesome case. It will fit any full sized video card you want to use. I even tested my old, ultra-long 4850 X2 for a short while and it fit without issue. Awesome price! Bump for a great system with a killer deal!
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    [WTB] AM3 CPU & Video Card

    Found everything I needed. Thanks!
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    [FS] 5850 + Icy Vision, RipJaws 1600, e8400, SSD

    Great prices! Wish I could buy that 5850. YHPM. :D
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    Lord of the Rings Online Free to play

    My wife and I have been totally addicted to this game since it went free to play. I much prefer this over a subscription since I can just buy a new quest pack when I am finished with my current quests. I haven't really needed all of the premium features. The only things I've taken advantage of...