No bait is guaranteed to lure PC gamers like someone on social media for advice on a particular PC. Especially if that person is a celebrity with 2.8 million followers, such as actor Chloe Grace Moretz, Kick-Ass star and new sci-fi series The Peripheral recently tweeted about. on her gaming habits, saying she’s “obsessed” with the Modern Warfare 2 beta. back in september and you seriously want to enter the sim tournament. Now she seems to be at the turning point of PC gamers.
early wednesday Moretz tweeted the victim, asking “to all my gaming friends – for PC setups. where should i start How deep do I have to go into the complexity of it?”
Alright, one last question to all my fellow gamers – for PC setups. where should i start How deep do I have to go to get into its complexity! I know I can keep customizing my settings, right?October 26, 2022
Three hours and 750 responses later, she got the usual answer: Influencers and other fans suggested boutique PC builders, others suggested building their own, and brands offered rigs. their own eagerly (Special thanks to reader Chris Thornett for recommending PC Gamer’s Alan Dexter as an experienced hardware expert.)
If I were moretz I will quickly quit replying to a thread with more than 750 replies. But I’m glad she wrote a response to a few people who suggested building on a prebuilt rig and called PCPartPicker an invaluable resource, as our EIC Evan Lahti wrote several years ago. Building your own PC is a special experience.
“It’s really an adult Lego,” one fan tweeted in response from Moretz. “Lego for adults is a real dream, haha, yes.” she wrote.
After a share price has been overpriced or not present for a few years. It’s finally time to build the PC again:
- Don’t underestimate the monitor: a high-quality refresh screen is so Good. For real fans. I think the best option right now is the slightly curved 34-inch Alienware AW3423DW, 175 Hz refresh and HDR on OLED!
- Find a good chair—and maybe not a “gaming” chair. We can tell you about the best gaming chairs. But I recommend the Herman Miller Embody, or better yet, the Steelcase Gesture. (Opens in a new tab)over a game style bucket chair
As she gets her gear up and running, I hope Chloë Grace Moretz will fall in love with PC gamers to the fullest. And discover the joys of Sunday mornings installing 30 mods for a game. and never play again Efficiency for less power If you and Henry Cavill met. I like to imagine that they will have a deep conversation about Noctua’s fans, they are really the best.