Is PC gaming dead?

Introduction

Over the last couple of years, many pundits and supporters alike have called the PC game industry dead. Even publications like PC Gamer have started to talk more and more about console platforms like the upcoming Microsoft X-Box. But is PC gaming really dead, or is this nothing more than another media scare? Does the X-Box signal the end of games on PCs? In this article, I hope to shed some light on why and how the industry has changed, and give some of my predictions of what may come next.

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