Hayden Dingman

Games Reporter

Hayden writes about games for PCWorld and doubles as the resident Zork enthusiast.

Turtle Beach Atlas One review: This budget headset cuts too many corners on comfort

Best gaming keyboards: Our picks for the top budget, mid-tier, and RGB boards
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Best gaming keyboards: Our picks for the top budget, mid-tier, and RGB boards

We sifted through the latest and greatest mechanical keyboards to come up with our top recommendations.

Best gaming mouse: Find your perfect match
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Best gaming mouse: Find your perfect match

We put a small herd of gaming mice through their paces so you can find the best mouse for your needs.

Cooler Master CK552 review: A fantastic RGB-backlit budget keyboard

Cooler Master CK552 review: A fantastic RGB-backlit budget keyboard

Cooler Master's CK552 has to make a few compromises to hit its entry-level price tag, but aside from the missing wrist rest it's a fantastic budget keyboard.

Razer HyperSense's vision for haptic-filled PC gaming shakes up the future of peripherals

Razer HyperSense's vision for haptic-filled PC gaming shakes up the future of peripherals

Razer has big plans for its HyperSense haptic feedback system, envisioning a future where your mouse, wrist rest, headset, and chair all rumble as one.

HTC reveals two new VR headsets, the untethered Vive Cosmos and gaze-tracking Vive Pro Eye
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HTC reveals two new VR headsets, the untethered Vive Cosmos and gaze-tracking Vive Pro Eye

Only the HTC Vive Cosmos seems worth your attention, though.

The best gaming headsets: Reviews and buying advice
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The best gaming headsets: Reviews and buying advice

We pick the best wireless headsets and the best overall headset for your PC gaming pleasure.

Logitech G613 wireless keyboard review: A rare mechanical option

Logitech G613 wireless keyboard review: A rare mechanical option

Logitech's G613 could benefit from backlighting, especially for living room usage, but long battery life and multiple pairing options make it a solid mechanical keyboard for cable-haters.

Razer Kraken Tournament Edition review: A messy but interesting refresh for Razer's no-frills headset line

Razer Kraken Tournament Edition review: A messy but interesting refresh for Razer's no-frills headset line

Razer's 2018 Kraken refresh combines a standard 3.5mm headset with a USB control box, giving it THX capabilities and nifty on-the-fly bass EQ. And hey, the earcups are cold now.

SteelSeries Rival 650 review: Solving the wireless-mouse problem with 15-minute charging

SteelSeries Rival 650 review: Solving the wireless-mouse problem with 15-minute charging

With the Rival 650's built-in fast charging and eye-catching look, SteelSeries has finally produced its first must-have gaming mouse.

HyperX Cloud Mix review: Pivoting to a mobile lifestyle brand brings mixed results

HyperX Cloud Mix review: Pivoting to a mobile lifestyle brand brings mixed results

Bridging the gap between wired gaming headset and mobile Bluetooth headset, the HyperX Cloud Mix doesn't quite nail either. But if you're in both categories, perhaps it's an appealing jack-of-all-trades option.

Whirlwind FX VortX review: The PC's first 'environmental simulator' is just hot air for now

Whirlwind FX VortX review: The PC's first 'environmental simulator' is just hot air for now

Whirlwind FX's VortX promises to be the "world's first environmental simulator for PC gaming," but first-generation hardware woes make this experiment mostly a bust.

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