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Blizzard’s Holiday Sale is online, runs until January 7, 2020
Ring in the coming new year with games from Blizzard’s Holiday Sale!
Smart recognizes Sibol athletes during the Get Gold! awarding event
Smart fulfills its Get Gold! campaign with a gathering for Sibol!
Blizzard announces Hearthstone Masters Tour Indonesia
The next big tournament for Hearthstone in the region is coming in 2020.
Descent of Dragons expansion for Hearthstone is now live
The latest Hearthstone expansion takes flight with dragons!
Sibol secures biggest medal haul for esports at the 30th SEA Games
More than the medal count, Sibol secured their place in history books.
LGD Sets Its Sights On Philippine Esports Athletes
Filipino gamers now have the chance to represent South East Asia under the tutelage of one of the most well-known DOTA 2 teams in the world, LGD.
Acer And Realme Partner For Holiday Gadget Promo
Get a laptop and a smartphone this Christmas with Acer and Realme’s partnership promo!
2K Gears Up For Black Friday Sale
Check out these cool games that will be up on sale this coming Black Friday 2019 from 2K!
Esports X Cars: PlayBook Esports Officially Partners With LausAutoGroup
Car dealership company LausAutoGroup has joined esports by cementing their partnership with PlayBook Esports.
Here’s A Tour Of The New Bren Esports HQ
The HQ is said to be the largest facility dedicated to esports and gaming in Southeast Asia.
10 Years Of Borderlands Means A Month Of Rewards
Five weeks of loot! Five weeks of mayhem! Happy 10th birthday, Borderlands!
Call Of Duty Mobile Is Now Available For Download
Take the CoD experience wherever you go. Call of Duty Mobile is now available for download!
The PSEU Announces The Final Roster For Sibol
Here are your Sibol roster for the 30th SEA Games!
Sibol National Training Pool Showcases Skills And Talents At Combine Event
Sixty-seven players from the Sibol Training Pool participated in a Combine event held at Ayala Malls Circuit Makati last 29-31 August. The event served as the athletes’ strongest bid in trying to qualify for the national team, with everyone hoping to be part of the final 27 that will be announced on 11 September. The …
PayMaya is the Official Digital Payments Partner of The Nationals
PayMaya enters esports as the official digital payments partner of The Nationals.
The HONOR 8C Has Just Been Announced
Huawei sub-brand HONOR joins the entry-level smartphone battle of the brands with the HONOR 8C.
Samsung Announces The M20 Midrange Smartphone
Looking for a budget phone? Samsung has you covered.
ACER credits gaming as its ‘Biggest growth driver’
ACER ends 2018 strong and has set its sights on several growth sectors – including gaming.
Here’s What’s Inside The ASUS ROG Phone Champions Promo Pack
The ROG Phone is truly a monster device with monster specs, but it also comes with a slew of accessories to take your mobile games to the next level.
The New OPPO F9 Combines Great Specs For A Midrange Price
The Oppo F9 combines impressive specs with an eye-catching body to set a new standard in the midrange smartphone category.
Finn Jones, Jessica Henwick Announced For Asia Pop Comicon 2018
The stars of Iron Fist, The Defenders, and Game of Thrones headline this year’s first batch of guests at Asia Pop Comicon 2018.
TGS 2018 | Industry Leaders Gather For Asia Pacific Game Summit
The Taipei Game Show is not just for gamers and fans of video games. It also serves as a venue where the movers and shakers of the industry come together to share ideas and work on the future of gaming. As we become more connected, the need for an event focused on the different topics …
How To Use Your PayMaya Card
PayMaya makes cashless shopping safe, easy, and fun to use! Create your own PayMaya account now with just these simple steps.
ASUS Unveils The New Zenfone 4 Series Of Smartphones
The newest generation of the Zenfone is here, with a focus on great mobile photography be it wide angle shots or selfies with friends.
Sony Launches The Super-Fast a9 Camera
Sony’s new a9 camera is built for speed, allowing sports and action photographers the ability to capture moments of great energy and movement.
The Biggest Multi-Game Mobile Game Tournament of 2017: Smart Reveals P350,000 Prize Pool Mobile Gaming League
Smart brings three of the biggest mobile games in the biggest league in the country.
Mobile Streaming Service App Tribe Reaches One Million Downloads
The leading source of streaming K-pop and K-drama shows has celebrated its one million downloads milestone, and Tribe isn’t showing signs of slowing down as it promises more content for its viewers.
Pinoy athletes face tough challenges ahead
Be it sports or esports, we take pride in those representing our country: GILAS Pilipinas for the SEABA Championships, and of course, Clutch Gamers for the Manila Masters.
Shaq graces the cover of NBA2K18 Legend Edition
Shaquille O’ Neal smashes the newest 2K cover now available for pre-order.
Huawei P10 and P10 Plus flagships now available
The latest flagship smartphones from Huawei are now available in the Philippines.
MSI offers big discounts at Pinoy Gaming Festival 2017
MSI is giving lucky fans a chance to be the new owner of an MSI laptop at huge discounts!
PlayStation releases attractively-priced PS4 HITS Bundle
Summertime is usually when we would stay at home and play video games as children, so Sony saw it fit to introduce the most compelling reason to get a PS4: the HITS Bundle!
Predator Philippines cements partnership with MMA promotion ONE Championship
Predator Philippines expands their horizon with a powerful partnership with ONE Championship.
The LG G6 flagship smartphone is now available for pre-order
Boasting a bigger screen but still easy to hold, the G6 has a few features that made it the darling of the press during its launch at MWC.
ASUS announces Zenfone 3 Zoom and Zenfone Live
ASUS has launced two new smartphones, the Zenfone 3 Zoom and the ZenFone Live.
Rapoo launches VPRO line of gaming peripherals
Rapoo’s VPRO line offers high-quality gaming peripherals at very affordable price points.
ASUS launches the sleek new ZenBook 3 series of laptops
The new ZenBook 3 series is sexy, lightweight, and your next eye-catching daily driver for work and play.
Super Robot Wars V is now available
Super Robot Wars fans rejoice! The latest title in the franchise is now available on the PS4!
Bastion changes coming to Overwatch PTR
It’s gonna be good times for Bastion mains as Overwatch will get a revamp of the hero very soon.
Overwatch CNY event starts January 24
Chinese New Year is just around the corner and the world of Overwatch will get in on the festivities starting January 24!
Nintendo reveals final details and availability of the new Switch console
The successor to the Wii U will be available very soon! Here are the most important things you need to know about the Nintendo Switch!
ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Swift PG27UQ
ASUS ROG has just announced their latest 4K UHD monitor that delivers top-end refresh rate and NVIDIA G-Sync tech to take your game to the next level.
MSI’s Gaming series video cards on display at CES 2017
MSI’s Gaming series video cards up the ante when it comes to hardcore desktop gaming powered by NVIDIA.
MSI intros new gaming motherboards at CES 2017
MSI’s new motherboards not only take advantage of Intel’s newest processors, but are built to take heavy gaming punishment.
MSI releases new 1050-powered laptops at CES 2017
Part of MSI’s announcements during CES 2017 were its gaming laptops. The GE series may not be top tier, but its features and specs prove that its not a slouch when it comes to hardcore 4K gaming.
MSI announces newest offerings at CES 2017
MSI unveiled a plethora of products as CES 2017, with a focus on the support for the latest generation Intel Core processors and enhanced VR experience for users and fans.
The Year’s Tech Trends From CES 2017
CES 2017 has started and here’s a brief rundown of what to expect this year in terms of gadgets and innovations as discussed during the event.
Dell releases Inspiron 15 7000 Series for entry-level laptop gaming
If you’re ready to graduate to more gaming-oriented performance gear, Dell has the affordable Inspiron 165 7000 line!
ASUS Announces Christmas Laptop Sale
Looking for a laptop this Christmas? ASUS just announced great deals on their VivoBooks!
ASUS Flagship Smartphone ZenFone 3 Deluxe Now Available in the Philippines
Distinguished and desirable addition to ZenFone 3 family combines artistry and brilliance with many world’s-first breakthroughs and achievements
Flippy Bottle Extreme : First Philippine-made mobile game to top in US, UK, and European markets
A Philippine game is making huge waves in the West: Flippy Bottle Extreme.
OPPO is now 2nd bestselling smartphone brand in PH
Oppo is now one of the leading smartphones sold in the PH.
Top of the Class: NBA2K17 is the Basketball Game That You Need
Jutt Sulit reviews NBA2K17. Does it live up to the hype?
Fall Championship Crowns Imperium Pro Team As Philippines National Champions
Heroes of the Storm fans from all over the Philippines have one more reason to rejoice. Last September 10, 2016 at Coreon Gate Internet Café in Makati City, Imperium Pro Team was crowned victor in the Fall Championship Philippines National Finals. They walked away with Php 60,000.00 in cash prize, Razer merchandise and a chance …
BioShock: The Collection Available Now on PS4™ and Xbox One
2K announced today that BioShock: The Collection is available now in Asia (excluding Japan) for the PlayStation4 computer entertainment system, and Xbox One, containing all three installments of the award-winning BioShock franchise fully remastered for modern consoles. Originally developed by Irrational Games and 2K Marin, and revitalized in full 1080p HD and up to 60 …
Five things to know about Pokemon GO!’s new Buddy System
Here are a few helpful tips to maximize your Buddy System experience!
The Buddy System Update For Pokemon GO! is live
There’s a new Pokemon GO! update that’s sure to get trainers invested into the game: the Buddy System!
Sony announces new consoles and peripherals
The PS4 Pro, PS4 Slim, and updated peripherals are coming soon!
OVERWATCH | Meet the OW World Cup PH Team Representatives
We got to chat with Gilbert and Jowy, who will represent the Philippines along with their team in the Overwatch World Cup tournament.
Mineski-Dota’s new roster is now known as Mineski.GGnetwork
Mineski officially announces the line-up for their Dota 2 team, Mineski.GGnetwork
Asia Pop Comic Con 2016 Highlights
APCC was three days of pure geeky goodness, complete with toys, celebs, and cosplay!
REVIEW | Kingsglaive is an FF fan’s dream movie
Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV was shown in select cinemas over the weekend and we got to check it out!
Patch 0.35.0/1.5.0 is now out for Pokemon GO
There’s a new Pokemon GO patch that will really help players learn more about the hidden stats of their Pokemon.
Asia Pop Comic Con 2016 reveals final list of celebrity guests
The cast of stars to appear at APCC 2016 are complete! Check out who’s coming this weekend!
AMD Demonstrates Breakthrough Performance of Next-Generation “Zen” Processor Core
AMD has revealed details about their new high-performance 86-core processor series dubbed “Zen”
Blizzard premieres new Overwatch map and animated short
At Gamescom late last night (PH time), Blizzard hopped on a livestream to talk about their animated shorts. The goal for the team was to come out with a short for each character, and they basically confirmed Season 2 animated shorts are on the way, and capped off the stage time with the premiere of …
ASUS ROG gaming laptops powered by GTX 10-series video cards are incoming
It was eventually going to happen: gaming laptops outfitted with the latest video cards are coming soon, and the Republic of Gamers, ASUS’ gaming brand, will be the first to bring them to the Philippines. These laptops hit every gaming price point (entry-level to flagship), and come ready for the upcoming virtual reality games and …
OVERWATCH | Competitive mode overhaul is coming for Season 2
The first season for Overwatch is about to end on August 17 5pm PT and Season 2 will be starting in Septmber 6. In a new developer update video Blizzard’s Jeff Kaplan outlines all the changes to competitive mode. Watch it here: Some changes to take note: Skill rating change from 1 – 100 to …
RedFox unveils new look and products
Redfox has just stepped up its game: to deliver Original Brand Manufacturer (OEM) smartphones, laptops, gaming PCs, and peripherals to the local market at costs that are within reach.
POKEWATCH | Places to go for a weekend Pokewalk
This coming weekend is great for going on a Pokemon adventure, thanks to Lure Parties happening all over the Metro.
Millie Bobby Brown and Holland Roden to Fly to Manila for AsiaPOP Comicon 2016
the Stranger Things and Teen Wolf stars are all set to meet and greet fans at the upcoming Asia Pop Comic Convention 2016.
Pokemon Go Is Live In The Philippines
The long wait is finally over! Now, you can join the legions of Pokemon Trainers in the quest to be the very best because Pokemon Go is now available in the Philippines!
AMD Bolsters Their RX Line with the RX 470
The RX 470 from AMD does not have all the bells and whistles of its big brother, the RX 480, but it’s still a power-packed video card at an attractive price point.
AMD Launches VR-Ready RX 480 Graphics Card
AMD’s RX480 is finally out, delivering high-end graphics processing and VR capability to gamers on a budget.
OVERWATCH | Patch Discussion
A small patch has been added to Overwatch, with Ana and McCree taking the spotlight.
PlayStation VR launches in October
Sony has announced the availability of the PS VR in the Philippines!
Blizzcon 2016 virtual tickets now available
Blizzcon 2016 is fast approaching, and Blizzard just announced that sale of virtual tickets is now up!
Overwatch will release a graphic novel next year
Blizzard and Dark Horse bring the heroes of Overwatch to the printed medium with an announcement of a graphic novel coming out in 2017.
Juri is the latest fighter to enter SFV
Juri is Street Fighter V’s newest character, and joins the rest of the cast on July 26.
Pokemon Go|The Virtual And Real-World Risks
Before you venture out into the real world to capture virtual Pokemon, learn the risks associated with the game and be informed!
OVERWATCH | Patch 1.10 is now live
Patch 1.10 for Overwatch is now out and it’s big! All the things players were able to test in PTR are finally available for everyone, so read on for what’s inside the patch.
No Man’s Sky to Launch on August 9 for the PS4
Sony has announced that the highly-anticipated space exploration game No Man’s Sky will be available for the PS4 starting August 9!
New Overwatch Hero: Ana Amari
The wait is partially over as Blizzard has announced the first of a set of new heroes that will be coming to their FPS game, Overwatch.
Arcade-styled Zone 4 coming to desktops from PlayPark
PlayPark’s newest online game is taking it back to arcade-styled beat ’em ups!
PLDT, Globe agree on IP peering deal for better internet in the country
PLDT and Globe have agreed to localize IP traffic through peering, a step in the right direction for the benefit of local internet!
D5 STUDIO bares new content platforms with PRESS PLAY launch
One year after being launched as DIGITAL 5, the digital support team of MediaQuest, it has evolved into D5 Studio, a multi-platform, multidiscipline, and multi-channel creation network that produces digital content, innovative tools, and experiences. With the promise of “building and nurturing experiences for the empowered, fluid, and vocal generation”, D5 Studio has vastly expanded …
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Unveils All-New Elite Gaming Line-Up
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today hosted an exclusive media event called Join the Republic and unveils a new line-up of elite gaming gear.
ASUS ROG is The Manila Major’s laptop and monitor provider
ASUS ROG teams up with PGL to bring the Manila Majors to life!
GEAR REVIEW | The ASUS Strix Pro Gaming Headset
We review the initial headset offered by the Strix line of ASUS’ gaming peripherals to see if this uniquely-designed device is worth it.
PLDT and Globe Acquires San Miguel’s Telco Business
PLDT and Globe have given the green light for an even split of San Miguel’s telco business. This means change is coming for our local internet – in a good way.
Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare takes the fight to space on November 4
A new Call Of Duty is on the horizon and this time, the battle is taken to the stars.
PLDT Smart SME Nation holds biggest tech summit for MSMEs
Manila, Philippines – PLDT Smart SME Nation’s annual business convention for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) is back, this time to help Filipino MSMEs discover uncharted terrains in the ever changing digital landscape. Now on its third year, TechIsland aims to educate, enable and empower MSMEs to solve real life business challenges through technology. …
Battleborn Launches For All Badasses
2K and Gearbox Software today announced that Battleborn, the new first-person hero-shooter from the creators of Borderlands, is now available worldwide for the PlayStation4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and Windows PC. Set in the distant future, Battleborn is a first-person shooter featuring 25 unique playable heroes who form an unlikely alliance to save the …
Destiny of Thrones is now live
PlayPark’s foray into the MOBA genre is here as Destiny of Thrones is now live!
LG Launches the LG G5 and Friends in the Philippines
The Mobile World Congress was blown away last February 2016 when LG Electronics first unveiled the playful LG G5 and Friends, the latest addition to the global technology innovator’s renowned G Series. This breakthrough innovation bagged a record-breaking number of 33 awards at what is known to be the mobile industry’s ‘Oscars’. Two months later, …
Watch and Learn: Level Up Your Game With These YouTube Channels
Watch videos from these popular YouTube channels all you want thanks to Smart’s BigBytes data plan! Read on to learn more.
The Legion invades World of Warcraft on August 30
Prepare for war as the Legion readies its armies to return to Azeroth in Blizzard’s sixth expansion of the World of Warcraft series.
PLDT Home Fibr and Smart supports the biggest eSports event in Southeast Asia
PLDT Home Fibr and Smart rally behind our official representatives, Mineski.Sports5, as they compete in the first international eSports event held in the country: ESL One Manila 2016.
Why am I still playing Injustice?
By the time you read this, I’ve probably finished off the Dawn of Justice Wonder Woman Challenge on Injustice. I would have finished it sooner, but my day job got in the way, and I had to shelve the game for a week. Mind you, I have already finished the challenge twice, and am just …