Logan

Logan

I like heavy metal and video games. Hardware is ok too, I guess. Twitter: https://twitter.com/Logan_RTW https://keepitmetal.com
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    Downsizing My Monster PC into A Small Case Was Nearly Impossible | Build Video!

    25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com – 60% off coupon for hardware: MOVING Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com This was an insanely difficult build… not for the reasons you’re probably thinking about… but for what I wanted… it was nearly impossible, but I kinda made it happen. Part List: Case: Cooler Master Silencio S400: www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Sound-Dampening-Sound-Dampened-Reversible/dp/B07STP8MYP?tag=teksynd-20 MY CPU: Ryzen R9 5950X: www.amazon.com/AMD-Ryzen-5950X-32-Thread-Processor/dp/B0815Y8J9N?tag=teksynd-20 I ordered this motherboard: www.amazon.com/MSI-MAG-B550M-Motherboard-Processors/dp/B089CSPTRH?tag=teksynd-20 But…

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    How We Made a Mouse :The Factories, The Process, Etc.

    youtu.be/2BgOWlYoyv8 Store: epicpants.com 60% off Fenek Hardware Coupon Code: MOVING Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– Several years ago I device to make a mouse… not just to create another product for the shelves, but to understand the process and to meet the people involved. In this video, I talk about the whole process… traveling to China/Hong Kong/Taiwan, etc. We visited a few factories and I’ve been using this mouse ever since. Discord: discord.gg/vsCxNSD Twitch: www.twitch.tv/midnightdojo/ Twitter: twitter.com/teksyndicate/ For marketing (sponsorship opportunities) inquiries email [email protected] As an Amazon Associate we may earn from qualifying purchases… even though Amazon is ugly.

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    Don’t Install Windows 98: My Nostalgia Turns to Pain

    youtu.be/vtKvR59PrWQ 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– Discord: discord.gg/vsCxNSD Twitch: www.twitch.tv/midnightdojo/ Twitter: twitter.com/teksyndicate/ How to play dos games (mentioned in the video): Note, you don’t need to manually download Dosbox pure. You can get it inside RetroArch: youtu.be/LRy8brZ7DVc I wasn’t even going to release this… I had such a stressful week thanks to Windows 98… This OS is NOT made for…

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    The 10 Best Video Game Soundtracks You’ve Never Heard – Chiptune Edition

    youtu.be/DOznQQ7KBTk 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Check out my music: zweihander.com Store: epicpants.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– I’m pretty big into video game music… and there’s a LOT of amazing stuff that really doesn’t get much coverage. So, let’s talk about the best chiptunes you’ve never heard of. Here’s the list so you can follow along: Intro 00:00 Explanation of Chiptunes: 02:06 Arumana no Kiseki 04:14 Akumajou Densetsu…

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    What Are The Perfect Monitor Specs For Gaming?

    youtu.be/I0ul7E30iGk 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com There are too many options in the gaming monitor world… How do you know which specs are right for you? I’m going to make a few videos talking about the various gaming monitors, the specs, and what is best for whom. And for this video, I want to cover what I think is the perfect…

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    What’s The Most Important Controller Ever Made?

    youtu.be/s7OXuODW45k 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com First, here’s the king of controller designs: I really love controllers. I used to pretend to only use mouse and keyboard, but the truth is: I use all these controllers on my PC. I’m constantly thinking about the ways we interface with our games… In the last video, I discussed what I think is the…

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    How to Make Windows 10 & 11 More Like Windows 7

    youtu.be/fe9ulmZmq0E 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com Remember when you could press start and be presented with tons of useful stuff? The start menus are mostly full of nonsense these days. So, we’ll fix that up. Also, getting from the sound icon to the old sound control panel is a very difficult affair… but we’ll fix that too. Lastly, we will improve…

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    Why We All Miss Windows 7 So Much… Windows 11 is a Mess Compared to This

    youtu.be/WjWouhLJ6h4 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com We didn’t know how good we had it… we figured the OS situation was finally fixed. Windows 7 was it. We had no idea how bad they would mess things up with Windows 8… but oh, god… they showed us. Windows 10 was a massive improvement. It wasn’t quite as easy to navigate when compared…

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    Guns & Video Games… We Need to Talk About America’s Cultural Problems

    youtu.be/cKYZIr1eMQA Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com This gun thing is getting out of hand… and people are blaming video games yet again. This debate has been over for 30 years, but many people continue to demonize out hobby. This video cuts through the nonsense and tries to get to the bottom of the gun problems in America. Here’s some links: Do Violent Video Games Lead to Violence? www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2021-11-08/no-evidence-violent-video-games-lead-to-real-violence-study www.theguardian.com/games/2020/jul/22/playing-video-games-doesnt-lead-to-violent-behaviour-study-shows royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/10.1098/rsos.171474 —————————– Discord: discord.gg/vsCxNSD Twitch: www.twitch.tv/midnightdojo/ Twitter: twitter.com/teksyndicate/ For marketing (sponsorship opportunities) inquiries email [email protected] Ask us ANYTHING: [email protected] As an Amazon Associate I may earn from qualifying purchases

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    What I Hate About Souls-Like Games (Elden Ring, Hollow Knight, Bloodborne, Dark Souls, Etc.)

    youtu.be/Cnuoo0Dmp6A 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– I’ve been told over and over that the Dark Souls and Soulsborne games are “not for everyone.” But there’s something about them that draws me in… there’s a lot to love… broken conventions, struggle, lack of hand-holding, etc. It wasn’t until I was playing Hollow Knight that I realized exactly what it was about…

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    How to Install TWO Pi-Holes on ONE System

    youtu.be/ov8vb2nztmE 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com We’re going to install pihole on our proxmox box… see that video here: This tutorial assumes you have already have proxmox installed and are ready to spin up some machines. Stuff to download: Proxmox (if you haven’t already): www.proxmox.com/ Debian: www.debian.org/ First, install debian or your linux distro of choice. Once you reach the command…

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    $100 Virtualization PC: How I’m Using Proxmox at Home

    youtu.be/191r_mWZ8qM 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– Proxmox is a linux-based virtualization environment… and it’s awesome. It can run on minimal (or in this case, old) hardware. Here’s what I’m using for it: First, get proxmox: www.proxmox.com/ Then get a computer… I got a Dell Optiplex 9020 like this: www.ebay.com/itm/294370593100 OR maybe a bigger one: www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2047675.m570.l1313&_nkw=Dell+Optiplex+9020+Desktop&_sacat=0 Then I got an Intel…

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    Anno Mutationem is Beautiful, Quirky, & Charming

    youtu.be/mhp7DP_bBec 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– It’s been a long time since I’ve been into a game like I have been with Anno Mutationem. It’s easily one of the most beautiful games ever made, has an awesome soundtrack, and is dripping with style. The plot may be nonsense, but it’s beautiful nonsense that pulls on your brain. The style isn’t…

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    Anime Rendering 101: Best HandBrake Settings Explained – H.265 & Opus

    GET A VPN you scoundrels! teksyndicate.com/pia Anime rendering is VERY serious business… and that is why I have created this video to help you make the highest quality anime renders at the smallest file sizes. I use h.265 for video, opus for audio, and there’s several tricks to maximize quality. A note on opus for audio: Opus is not supported by every player on the market and some users have had issues with mobile viewing. I watch these files on an Android tablet using Jellyfin OR VLC and have never had any issues, but if you are worried, use AAC.…

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    Retro Gaming Room Tour | Dual CRTs & Old Games!

    youtu.be/M-k_W8bBNNM 25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– This is a full tour of my retro gaming area including: loads of big box PC games, plenty of other games, TWO CRTs (one Gateway 22″ CRT monitor and one JVC 27″ TV). We’ll cover my controllers, gadgets, MY BOXED COPY OF DEUS EX, audio gear, consoles (mostly the Wii for emulation) and a…

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    Elden Ring: An Outsider’s Perspective | I finally get it.

    25% code:TS25 Windows 10 Pro a $16: biitt.ly/cjFl5 Windows 10 Home a $14: biitt.ly/6Fgdj Windows 11 Pro a $22: biitt.ly/uJyPV Office 2021 Pro a $51: biitt.ly/ATC8p Office 2019 Pro a $45: biitt.ly/gUqKp Office 2016 Pro a $27: biitt.ly/Cv10p Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com —————————– I got into this business not because I loved hardware above all else, but because I was a gamer. Hardware is just a means to an end. So my first long-form video essay is on Elden Ring, and I think it’s a good topic for many reasons. First, as a newcomer to From Software games,…

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