March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

Enlarge / Wanna try out SFV’s latest fighter, Kolin, for free? Capcom’s week-long online-update beta, starting next week, will let you do just that. reader comments 2 Share this story Ars’ review of Street Fighter V in February of last year began with this simple declaration: “Definitely good, definitely unfinished.”…

March 23, 2017 Rebecca MacLary

Enlarge / What’s all this gaming blather about Ryzen? Let us explain.Mark Walton reader comments 240 Share this story The response to AMD’s Ryzen processors with their new Zen core has been more than a little uneven. Eight cores and 16 threads for under $500 means that they’re unambiguously strong across…

February 15, 2017 Nicole Latta

reader comments 1 Share this story As any good editor knows, the key to a compelling story—whether an article, book, or film—is a compelling opening. Don’t get bogged down in extraneous details, or runaway metaphors. Deliver a sucker punch of truths straight to the gut, and keep ’em hooked until…