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PC Gaming Alliance Offically Announced

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Global leaders of the PC gaming industry announced today the formation of the PC Gaming Alliance, a non-profit organization that unites hardware and software creators, game developers and publishers, and others committed to the PC gaming market with the common purpose of advancing the PC as a worldwide gaming platform.
Together, PCGA and its member companies will work to accelerate innovation, improve the gaming experience for consumers and serve as a collective source of market information and expertise on PC gaming.

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this is great news! I see a ton of big name corps in that list :D hopefully more join as time goes on :)
 
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Yey!
 

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Are only like two or three of those companies actual game developers though?

But hopefully they'll be able to do something.. it's a shame to see developers migrating to console games. PCs have so much actual potential and a lot of times it seems like going from PC to console equates to removing some of the depth from games when they're not first person shooters.
 
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tpu should sign up :toast:
 
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Great news indeed! :toast: I hope they'll be able to convince more developers to develop for the PC platform. We still have the most powerful gaming hardware out there. Without the huge R&D from the PC industry we'd still be stuck playing on an outdated Super Nintendo... :shadedshu
 
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hey man i like super nintendo ;)
 

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if possible, would be a great idea, too


or at the very least, sign GPU! on, once it's ready!


I think this is prob some of the best tech news I've heard in a long while - hopefully, with all these organizations cooperating, we should start seeing more consistent performance between hardware brands, and games that aren't so hardware heavy.
 

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Excellent news. I hope that this means more support for the consumer.
Also I wonder if the consumer could join this alliance lol. I dont really see why we couldnt as long as we didnt have to pay for anything.
 
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This is great news! Both for gamers, and for the desperate hardware/software producers.