Galaxy Microsystems, a leading manufacturer of performance graphics cards, is proud to announce the 2013 Galaxy Overclocking Carnival. The GOC originally began in 2008 with a few hundred dedicated enthusiasts and has quickly grown to become one of the most globally renowned OC events with thousands of participants, including the best and brightest overclockers from around the world. The competition has earned recognition as the premier proving grounds for the most talented hardware enthusiasts, and is one overclocking event not to be missed.

This year, 20 of the world's best overclocking athletes have been invited to take the main stage and go head-to-head for the top world-record-breaking scores. Charity Free Fight Overclocking Contest, LOL Gaming Contest, Handheld Gaming Contest, Catwalk and others will be streamed live across media sites worldwide.

Full event details, timetables and media stream links are available online at www.galaxytech.com.