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Ebuyer Team Up

Ebuyer are proud to announce our new partnership with Vexed Gaming. Vexed are a professional multi-gaming organisation. Established in 2015, the organisation has already attended two CS:GO Majors (ESL One Cologne...

TP-Link’s top 10 tips for a better gaming experience

Whether you are a broadcaster, streamer or gamer at home, we’re all inclined towards finding facts about improving our online experience. There can be multiple issues with your gaming environment ‘set...
esports goes to college

eSports goes to college

The University of Utah has become the latest and most high-profile college in the United States to offer an eSports scholarship programme.  The university, colloquially known as ‘The U’, will field...

Gaming and SSDs

In a previous post we outlined some of the various reasons you should look at upgrading your storage with an SSD. Now we’re going to take a look at some of...
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Desktop PCs v Laptops

Corrie and Eastenders. Liverpool and Manchester. Tea and Coffee. What do these things all have in common? They divide people’s opinions. Whether it be what your favourite soap is, which city...

Should you install an SSD?

Storage Wars: SSD Help for the Undecided I built a PC for the first time in a decade earlier this month. Fearing some catastrophic mistake, I nervously sent my potential build over...
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An interview with Chris Fox of Phoenix Labs

Ebuyer’s resident gamer, Jacob the Bear, recently caught up with game designer Chris Fox at Pax South in San Antonio, Texas. Chris and his team at Phoenix Labs have been working hard...
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What Gear Do The Top eSports Players Use?

Competitive gaming is a fast-paced, high intensity sport which requires enormous mental stamina and refined dexterity. Players competing in eSports like Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2 and League of Legends often...
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eSports joins the big leagues

Whatever your view on eSports, and there is a very definite split between gamers and those bewildered by the whole phenomenon, there is no denying the worldwide appeal of electronic sports. Gaming...

Conan Exiles a Funcom interview.

  With Conan Exiles flying to the top of the twitch viewer charts we caught up with the Funcom dev team to have a chat about their latest game. Hey guys, thanks for...

Eye Tracking: how does it work and what can it do?

Eye Tracking: how does it work and what can it do? Eye tracking still sounds clinically futuristic. Motion sensing technology has been widely commercialized in devices such as Wii Fit’s, FitBit’s and...

Resident Evil: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Resident Evil: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly “His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy”. Eminem’s ‘Lose Yourself’ lyrics pretty much encapsulate the way I felt when I think...

What is a Gaming Chair?

Gaming isn’t just about what’s on screen. To get the best and most immersive gaming experience you need to create the ideal environment.  That includes your rig, the lighting, the sound...

Could VR revive the Arcade?

The lights, the bleeps, the clatter of coins, any gamer growing up in the 1980s would tell you it was the heyday for the video arcade that has sadly faded out...

Five unmissable events in 2017

It’s that time again, Christmas and New Year is over. It’s time to ditch the mulled wine and mince pies and get back to the daily grind. But it’s not all...

The Best Games of 2016

2016 has been another exciting and budget-busting year for gaming, if not a little erratic... From a summer Pokemon craze to a mammoth, yet majestic, space flop with No Man's Sky and...

Low Tier Gaming: 5 games you can play on anything

I remember the moment I felt like the money I had spent (let’s just skip the number, sufficed to say a lot) was worth it was when I finally hooked up...

What’s next for VR?

The era of virtual reality is with us… again… with a number of big-brand devices launched and launching in 2016, this year could be seen as the breakthrough VR needed. From the...

How to get involved with esports

It’s a question we’ve been asked hundreds of times over the years... How exactly do you get involved in competitive gaming / esports? With the sport growing from a bedroom hobby...

An Old Git Looks Back at Gaming

I couldn’t help it.  I was stood at the self-service checkout in Asda.  Two sales assistants were, as is their wont, stood around having a chat, blithely ignoring the howls of...