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      Heavy Infantry - Heavy Infantry players are slower, more conservative Infantry that excels in front-line support and can turn the tide in any team gunfight.  Heavy Infantry users utilize supportive tactics to aid team members in gunfights but need to remain versatile enough to survive or preferably win during one-on-one matches.  Gear setups are generally an all-around weapon system focused on medium to long-range with slightly reduced speed and slightly increased armor.  Heavy Infantry are known for their ability to support their teammates and excel in team play but often must improvise in solo play....

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      What Was The Last Game You Played? - What was the last game you played?

      Should be recognized - What is a great video game that received very little hype?

      Survival FPS Games - Games like 7 Days, Rust, State of Decay, etc have been massive successes in the gaming world and I am curious to here if you enjoy these games.

      Gaming News & Upcoming Releases

      Beta Steam users can now use their Switch Joy-Cons with Steam - On August 5, PCGamer reported that the Steam Client Beta had been re-released and updated, allowing for official support of Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllers. The Joy-Cons can be used individually as a mini-gamepad or in pairs with the Steam Deck. Improved support for Nintendo Online Classic controllers was also provided with the update...

      YouTube will Host its First Interactive Gaming Live Stream Event on the Platform - During YouTube: Game On, fans will get to play alongside their favorite YouTube personalities via the event’s voting mechanics. The event will allow for an interactive stream where fans can decide what happens next and decide the fate of the steamer. Gamers can actively participate in a variety of games during the upcoming event, which will be broadcasted in multiple languages simultaneously. This means that user polls will be open to gamers from around the world as streamers play hit games from Fortnite to Fall Guys...

      Ranked Duos, Better Customization, and Easier Challenge Tracking Coming to Halo Infinite This Month - The next Halo Drop Pod, arriving on August 9, will focus on improving the player experience in several areas. This update will enhance customization options for each player, include QoL improvements, and prepare the ground for even more community-desired features. Currently, there are a variety of visors in the game split across the 5 armor cores. If you want to use the shiny gold Noble visor the August Drop Pod will bring it to you. All visors in the game currently and in the future will be compatible with all armor core helmets...

       

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      Chit Chat Thread - Just a place to talk about whatever, stop by to say hello, goodbye or whatever is on your mind. 

      What was your first experience with the internet? - How did you you first experience the internet?

      Do you follow diet food routine? - Do you follow a diet routine?  If so, what is it?

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      Discord is Rolling Out a Cheaper Nitro Basic Plan With a Cheap Price and Solid Features - According to TechRadar, Discord is currently offering a Nitro Basic plan in the UK for $2.99 a month starting today. The plan is currently limited to UK users and is only offered on the desktop app.  Discord appears to be planning to bring the plan to iOS next but overall we do not have any released windows...

      Meta Looks to Introduce a New Livestreaming Platform for Influencers Called ‘Super’ - According to Business Insider, Meta is testing a new livestreaming platform for influencers called “Super,”. Influencers can earn money, chat with fans, and broadcast using the platform. In exchange for using Super for 30 minutes, Meta reportedly paid influencers between $200 and $3,000. Super is currently being developed by Meta's New Product Experimentation team. It has been in development since late 2020...

      A new service, amalgamated with Discovery Plus, will replace HBO Max next year - Zaslav was much more diplomatic than most would be when describing HBO Max, which regularly has performance and customer issues. He described the app as having a competitive feature set but also having performance and customer issues. Zaslav then announced that Discovery Plus has a more advanced tech stack and will become the foundation of a new service that will combine HBO Max content with Discovery Plus' content and technology...

       

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      Software updated, let us know of any issues here: Open a Support Ticket In The News forum is now reply only as we try to increase related news articles and encourage use of other forum sections for major world news. Our social Media will now post related news from other sources. News items removed from Recent Topics box to help encourage discussion topics and prevent news articles hiding user lead discussions. Uncrowned Gaming
      Software updated, let us know of any issues here: Open a Support Ticket Gaming News section of forums in now reply only to allow enhanced news posting. Our social media will now post related news from other sources. Our new news bot (Legion Bulletin) will post related news articles of our forums. News items removed from Recent Topics box to help encourage discussion topics and prevent news articles hiding user lead discussions.

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      Infantry - Infantry are prized for their versatility and overall effectiveness in firefights, objectives, and essentially all aspects of combat.  They are generally the core unit on teams and many times the preferred playstyle when going solo in matchmaking due to their lack of dependence on support units.   Not only can most infantry handle any situation thrown at them, but they can also often take control and dominate no matter what is happening around them.  We have always advised learning this playstyle and evolving from it to find your true calling while learning a new game.  Plus, it is great having a great fallback strategy if your specialized role falls apart or does not fit into your current team’s strategy...
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      What Was The Last Game You Played? - What was the last game you played?
      What's your best horror game? - Enjoy has a favorite horror game, what is yours?
      PC Gamers: Custom or Prebuilt? - What do you all have for gaming?
      Gaming News & Upcoming Releases
      Microsoft Adds DirectStorage Hardware Check to Windows - DirectStorage has been the leading talk and tech in the new generation of consoles as it enables nearly instant load times and makes open worlds nearly seamless when compared to older storage solutions.  It was stated that DirectStorage would be coming to Windows PCs and now we have a tool to check if your system will be compatible in preview builds for the Game Bar...
      Overwatch 2 Likely to Completely Replace Overwatch - A recent Reddit AMA may have confirmed that Overwatch 2’s release will be the end of the original Overwatch as a whole.  The AMA with the Overwatch dev team revealed that the game will be released in pieces as a live service game and that it will also replace the live service that is the current Overwatch.  This doesn’t necessarily mean that the original Overwatch will be unplayable after its sequel releases, but it will likely result in no multiplayer or online features in the game...
      343i Plans to Enhance Halo Infinite by Ruining The MCC? - As 343i struggles to keep players on their so-far disappointing Halo Infinite platform, the fans of the series have been seeking answers to when content will arrive.  343i, the developer of Halo Infinite and the Master Chief Collection, has finally pushed out more information about those problems and appears ready to bring the worst features of Infinite to the MCC...
       
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      Password Managers - Password mangers are software tools used to store and manage your passwords and other secure credentials.  These tools are often utilized in the form of browser add-ons and mobile apps but can come in other forms like full desktop applications.  Most of these apps are free or have low cost paid tiers for more features....

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      Chit Chat Thread - Just a place to talk about whatever, stop by to say hello, goodbye or whatever is on your mind. 

      Do you like Sketching and Painting? - Are you into sketching and painting?

      The Count Game! (2022) - It just never ends!

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      U.S. FCC Commissioner Issues Letter to Apple and Google to Remove TikTok - Brendan Carr, one of the five commissioners of the FCC, has issued a letter to both Alphabet (Google’s parent company) and Apple seeking to either remove TikTok from their App Stores or release a statement on why the App will remain on their stores.  The letter appears to focus heavily on TikTok openly violating both store terms of service and is fueled by concerns over Chinese cyber security worries...

      Chip Makers Plan to Come to the US, but Only if Tax Funded - Taiwan’s GlobalWafers, the world’s third-largest manufacturer of semiconductor wafers, has recently announced plans to build a $5 billion plant in Texas but only if the US government helped with the costs.  This follows TSMC starting production of their Phoenix plant with help of local tax money and requesting more aid as costs have increased during the project.  The focus of these requests?  That would be the 2021 CHIPS Act passed by the US Congress to support semiconductor manufacturing as part of the United States Defense Budget...

      HP’s Linux-Based Dev One Laptop is Here - HP and System76 (A Linux System Builder and Dev of Pop!_OS) have teamed together to create an impressive new laptop aimed at developers called the HP Dev One.  The Dev One is a fully Linux-focused device with fully supported hardware and even a full Linux keyboard in place.  The specs are competitive for the price and overall the machine appears to be quite well designed...

       

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      Theme colors altered for better eye relief between Dark and Light modes. Group colors altered for better eye relief between Dark and Light modes. Uncrowned Addiction
      Theme colors altered for better eye relief between Dark and Light modes. Group colors altered for better eye relief between Dark and Light modes. Uncrowned Gaming
      Homepage redesigned for better look and feel. Article templates have been redesigned. You can now Login/Register with Google! Theme colors altered for better eye relief between Dark and Light modes. Group colors altered for better eye relief between Dark and Light modes. Shooter Guides home page has been recolored. New email server to correct email issues during registration. Fixed an issue with drop-down boxes not working.

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      Gunner - Gunners are a specialized role focused on supporting a team with overwhelming firepower.  Gunners use firepower to simply overwhelm the opposing team during gunfights and can often pin down entire teams.  Gear setups are often focused on firepower and sustained engagements at medium to long-range and often focus on heavy armor to stay in the fight.  Gunners are known for their stream of bullets going downrange and can normally be found asking for more ammo...

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      Your Favorite XCOM Game? - THE poll to deciding the most loved XCOM game of all time!

      What's Your Genre of Choice -- Outside of Shooters! - If you were taking a break from FPS and shooters in general, what's your favourite genre to play? 

      What Was The Last Game You Played? - What was the last game you played?

      Gaming News & Upcoming Releases

      Overwatch 2 Likely to Completely Replace Overwatch - A recent Reddit AMA may have confirmed that Overwatch 2’s release will be the end of the original Overwatch as a whole.  The AMA with the Overwatch dev team revealed that the game will be released in pieces as a live service game and that it will also replace the live service that is the current Overwatch.  This doesn’t necessarily mean that the original Overwatch will be unplayable after its sequel releases, but it will likely result in no multiplayer or online features in the game...

      343i Plans to Enhance Halo Infinite by Ruining The MCC? - As 343i struggles to keep players on their so-far disappointing Halo Infinite platform, the fans of the series have been seeking answers to when content will arrive.  343i, the developer of Halo Infinite and the Master Chief Collection, has finally pushed out more information about those problems and appears ready to bring the worst features of Infinite to the MCC...

      Call of Duty Modern Warfare II Open Beta Leaked - Call of Duty Modern Warfare II has been pushing an Open Beta period for the game since it was announced and thanks to an Amazon preorder listing, we may have a date for that beta.  A listing for the Xbox Series X version of the game had a beta start date of August 15th in the details when it was first published...

       

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      Password Managers - Password mangers are software tools used to store and manage your passwords and other secure credentials.  These tools are often utilized in the form of browser add-ons and mobile apps but can come in other forms like full desktop applications.  Most of these apps are free or have low cost paid tiers for more features....

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      Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade - What are you opinions of this?  Pro-life vs Pro-choice have been a hot topic of debate and now it is more intense then ever before.

      What are you Currently Listening To? - What are you listening to or what was the last song you heard?

      Your 'wheels'? - Come on, let's see 'em! 😎

      In The News

      HP’s Linux-Based Dev One Laptop is Here - HP and System76 (A Linux System Builder and Dev of Pop!_OS) have teamed together to create an impressive new laptop aimed at developers called the HP Dev One.  The Dev One is a fully Linux-focused device with fully supported hardware and even a full Linux keyboard in place.  The specs are competitive for the price and overall the machine appears to be quite well designed...

      Chromebooks with Dedicated GPUs Are Coming - Recently it has been announced that Steam will be releasing a platform for Chromebooks that will allow users to play full steam games on their Chrome OS devices. Many users wondered if this would result in gaming-focused Chromebooks and while we have seen Chromebooks released with a very “gamer” ascetic we have yet to see a true dedicated GPU Chromebook line be released...

      Twitter Agrees to Elon Musk Purchase and Privatization of the Platform - The board of directors running Twitter has unanimously agreed to sell the platform to Elon Musk for 44 billion dollars.  The board made the notation that the transaction would be the best path for Twitter shareholders as they will receive $54.20 per share as the company goes private.  According to NBC, that is a 38 percent premium for shareholders using the April 1st closing price (before Musk revealed his plans)...

       

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      New look and feel! Theme is set to Dark Mode by default, don't forget to check out light mode! Software updated.  Please report any issues HERE. Site Header now has a black outline to help for easier reading. Uncrowned Addiction
      New look and feel! Theme is set to Dark Mode by default, don't forget to check out light mod Software updated.  Please report any issues HERE. Site Header now has a black outline to help for easier reading. Uncrowned Gaming
      New look and feel! Theme is set to Dark Mode by default, don't forget to check out light mod Running on new server for better performance. New social media tools, so don't forget to check out our now more active Facebook and Twitter pages. Software updated.  Please report any issues HERE. New guide images are in place. Our Guide Homepage has been revamped. Esport event topics will now be  Discord now has new audio channels. Site Header now has a black outline to help for easier reading.

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      Added custom option to turn off Fluid Width for ultra-wide displays.  Currently will limit to 2000px to prevent excessive widths. (See below for images) Social Media Links Reduced to Primary Platforms Holiday theme is here!  Enjoy a light Holiday season touch to our site. Uncrowned Addiction
      Added Social page for sharing status updates and a secondary way to monitor posts with a "social media" feel. Our Leaderboard and Calendar will now be under the Social menu. New "What's Popular" Newsletter is now being sent monthly. Added custom option to turn off Fluid Width for ultra-wide displays.  Currently will limit to 2000px to prevent excessive widths. (See below for images) Social Media Links Reduced to Primary Platforms In memory of the recent loss of dislikes on YouTube, we have added a Dislike emoji to our Uncrowned Addiction Discord. Holiday theme is here!  Enjoy a light Holiday season touch to our site. Uncrowned Gaming
      Added Social page for sharing status updates and a secondary way to monitor posts with a "social media" feel. Our Leaderboard and Calendar will now be under the Social menu. New "What's Popular" Newsletter is now being sent monthly. Added custom option to turn off Fluid Width for ultra-wide displays.  Currently will limit to 2000px to prevent excessive widths. (See below for images) Uncrowned Gaming TV now simply called Watch Esports Esport Pages that feature videos will now have a max width to help with large displays.  Current max width is 1200px. Twitch embed issues have been updated for our Watch Esports page and users should have less issues on mobile devices. Social Media Links Reduced to Primary Platforms Uncrowned Gaming Discord restructured to help with community use and game chat. In memory of the recent loss of dislikes on YouTube, we have added a Dislike emoji to our Uncrowned Gaming Discord. Holiday theme is here!  Enjoy a light Holiday season touch to our site.  
      Choosing Fluid vs Fixed Width
      Click the Customizer icon on the far right of the top menu.

      Turn Fluid Width Off/On as needed for your display.
      (Both will work on nearly every display size)


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      Password Managers - Password mangers are software tools used to store and manage your passwords and other secure credentials.  These tools are often utilized in the form of browser add-ons and mobile apps but can come in other forms like full desktop applications.  Most of these apps are free or have low cost paid tiers for more features....

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      Android or IPhone- Join the debate between Android and iPhone!

      Don’t Panic Over the MacBook Notch - The MacBook Notch has caught the eye of many, should you be worried?

      Water Cooling - Is your setup water cooled or do you find it overkill?

      In The News

      NVIDIA Broadcast Coming Natively to Some Logitech Devices - NVIDIA Broadcast is a noise reduction application that uses the power of its RTX GPUs to pull off some impressive tools for streamers and content creators.  The tool suite offers solutions to improve webcams, headsets, and mics and Logitech plans to add these features directly to some of their modern headsets and Blue Yetis mics.  However, before you get your hopes up, a NVIDIA RTX GPU is still needed on the PC to support these features, so don’t plan on setting these items up and using the new features on your phone, console, or any other non-RTX device...

      Facebook Seems to Be Planning a Rebranding- Facebook has been pushing out updates about a potential name change and the news has been all over the place when it comes to the reports.  We still don’t know all the details, but the Facebook platform that many of you are using will still be called Facebook.  The company is reported to be looking into a new name for the Facebook parent company that owns Facebook, Instagram, etc. in a move that is very similar to how Google recently...

      Don’t Panic Over the MacBook Notch - The latest Apple Event has turned some heads with some radical changes to the MacBook Pro lineup and an impressive M1 Pro/Max chip performance.  You can check out the entire event HERE and I would suggest watching it if you are a fan of the Pro series as the changes were overall excellent and well appreciated!  The performance of the new M1 Pro chip was shown with impressive performance and the higher tier M1 Max chip looks insane...

       

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