Guides & Resources

Why You Should Be Using Tactile Switches in Your Mechanical...

If Goldilocks had to choose her favorite switch, she would probably call linear switches too smooth, clicky switches too clacky, and tactile switches just right. Tactiles are the perfect blend...

July 07, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


5 Useful Tips & Trick to Enhance Your GMMK PRO...

Receiving a new keyboard feels like Christmas morning. There is nothing more exciting than opening up the box, popping in your favorite switches, and adorning your board with new keycaps...

July 06, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Everything You Need to Know About Brass Keyboard Plates

Looking to upgrade your mechanical keyboard's plate, huh? Well, you've come to the right place. Brass, an alloy of copper and zinc, is an excellent plate material aesthetically and functionally,...

June 30, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Why You Should Be Using Linear Switches in Your Mechanical...

Choosing switches is reminiscent of picking your starter Pokémon. The three main choices, linear, tactile, and clicky, all have their pros and cons that make it a tough decision to...

June 24, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


What is a Hot Swap PCB?

One of the most intimidating hurdles for people looking to build a mechanical keyboard is the need to solder on their switches. However, that is where hot swap PCB's come...

June 22, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


What Does "Cherry MX Compatible" Mean When Buying Keycaps?

When on the hunt for new keycaps, you may see the phrase "MX Style Stem Compatible" in the set's description. To best explain this, take a look at images showing...

June 21, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


5 Mistakes to Avoid While Lubing Your Switches

Lubing switches is a rewarding experience that we encourage every keyboard owner to try. However, like any process, some common mistakes can be made that may sour the experience. We...

June 11, 2021 - 1 COMMENTS


3 Reasons You Should Ditch Your Membrane Gaming Keyboard

Look, there is nothing wrong with using a membrane keyboard. At some point in time, every one of us has used one for gaming. However, we are here to give...

June 08, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Beginner's Guide to Mechanical Keyboard O-Rings

The sound a mechanical keyboard makes is like music to our ears. However, not everyone shares that same sentiment. In an environment where other people are trying to work, the...

June 07, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Gaming Mouse

You rely on your gaming mouse to perform quick and accurate movements during intense gameplay. One slip-up or missed click can cost your team the match, so optimizing your mouse...

June 04, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


5 Essential Tricks to Improve Your Mechanical Keyboard

Congratulations, you have just received your first mechanical keyboard. A creative community filled with exploration awaits you. One of the most exciting aspects of the hobby includes modifying your board...

June 03, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


What is actuation force?

Explaining Mechanical Switch Actuation Force When searching around for switches online, you may notice a value labeled "actuation force" represented in grams (g). For example, Gateron Red switches have an...

June 01, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


POM's Use in Mechanical Keyboards Explained

  Recently, POM plastic mechanical keyboard components are becoming more and more popular. Going onto Reddit’s mechanical keyboard subreddit, you will notice builds showing off POM plastic cases, switch plates,...

May 28, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


When to Replace Your Gaming Mouse's Feet

When Should I Replace My Mouse Feet? Mouse feet allow your mouse to smoothly glide across your deskpad. The speed and precision provided by feet are especially important in competitive...

May 24, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


How to Create a Mouse Macro Using Glorious Core

Macros are incredibly important customization tools for both productivity and gaming. They allow you to bind software functions to a specific button on your mouse, and you can chain multiple...

May 21, 2021 - 31 COMMENTS


How Deskmats Improve The Sound And Feel Of Your Mechanical...

The rapidly expanding mechanical keyboard hobby has shown that even office peripherals can become true works of art that should be proudly displayed on our desks. The same can be...

May 19, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Why You Should Lube Your Keyboard Switches

Yes. You read that right. LUBE. Now why in the world are people putting this slipper solution on their sacred switches? Well, keyboard enthusiasts love to tinker and teardown their...

May 12, 2021 - 3 COMMENTS


Glorious Mouse Shape Guide

Comparing Our LIGHTWEIGHT Gaming Mice You must consider a wide range of factors before finding the perfect mouse. Size, shape, and weight are all attributes that combine to potentially make...

May 11, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Best Gaming Mouse for Call of Duty Warzone (2021)

Our Pick for the Best FPS Mouse First released in March 2020, Call of Duty: Warzone has taken the PC gaming community by storm. Cross-platform? Check. Free-to-play? Check. Battle Royale?...

May 05, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


ABS vs. PBT Plastic

WHAT ARE CUSTOM KEYCAPS MADE OF? When looking to buy custom keycap sets for your mechanical keyboard, two acronyms repeatedly pop up: ABS and PBT. Both terms represent the type...

April 30, 2021 - 1 COMMENTS