I’m going to be honest, I don’t recognize the gaming market anymore. Graphics cards get more expensive after release thanks to miners instead of declining in price like good god-fearing graphics cards. All the MMORPG’s are on a hard-core nostalgia trip, and I don’t even know whats going on with first person shooters these days.
Another thing that has struck me as incredibly odd is the gaming communities view on monitors. It used to be that if you were a even slightly serious gamer, PC or console, you would get a high refresh rate monitor. The reduced latency could reduce TTK across any game, so for most it was a no brainier. Now though, in part due to a lot of marketing, the community has basically forgot about refresh rates entirely in favor of…
ULTRA HD GAMING EXPERIENCES!!!
Well, I haven’t made the upgrade yet, and I don’t plan on it. Here’s why: