The Best Game Screen Recorder
Record Gameplay/Tutorial on PC/Mac

The Best Game Screen Record for PC/Mac | Review, Download and User Guide

By Carissa Morland Updated: December 20, 2018

It is common to record screen while playing a computer game. Everything becomes intuitive through game screen capturing, either a gamer would like to introduce a new good game or show off/teach skills.

Game screen recorder is employed as an assistant to help gamers capture every onscreen activity. It is not hard to get a game screen recorder. Lots of tools are released to the public, from free online recorders to programs for desktop and apps for mobiles. In this article, we give a focus on the best game screen recorder for PC/Mac, and explain why our recommendation stands out and how to use it to record gameplay in high image/audio quality.

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The Best Screen Recording Software for Gamers
VideoProc - Capture Gameplay in Details
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The Best Game Screen Recorder – VideoProc Review

VideoProc is developed as multifunctional video processing software available to convert, edit, download and record videos. Its built-in video recorder offers a powerful way to achieve high-quality game recordings for later sharing online.

1. It can record anything on screen.

VideoProc allows you to capture everything on the display. After pressing the REC button, every move you make can be recorded, starting from the launch of the game, through every step of gameplay and ending at the finish of a mission.

By default, this game screen recorder runs in full-screen mode. But, "Crop" option helps you record gamplay within a certain area to prevent redundant images from disturbing your game tutorial.

2. It can record screen and facecam at the same time.

You can make the game tutorial video more interactive through recording screen and facecam with VideoProc. Your expression showing clam, excited, angry and more can lead your followers to read your feeling while playing and even learn which the difficult part is in the game. The larger window shows screen recording while smaller window showing your face can be flexibly moved to the top/bottom left/right corner or any other location.

3. It can flawlessly record your voice and game sound effects.

You can make the game tutorial video more interactive through recording screen and facecam with VideoProc. Your expression showing clam, excited, angry and more can lead your followers to read your feeling while playing and even learn which the difficult part is in the game. The larger window shows screen recording while smaller window showing your face can be flexibly moved to the top/bottom left/right corner or any other location.

4. It helps you highlight and make annotations in gameplay recording.

Press "Ctrl+T" to access to paint tools during recording. You can draw something or use line, arrow, shapes (rectangle, rounded rectangle, ellipse) to make highlights. Annotations can be added to describe settings, items or skills in offered colors: black, red, green, blue, gray and more. Also, the "undo" icon allows you to cancel your previous drawing.

5. It allows you to customize settings.

In the Settings window, you can choose Recording Quality as standard or high; select an output format - MP4 (default), MKV, FLV, MOV, TS; adjust Audio/Mic level; change hotkeys of Stop Recording/Paint Tools and more.

More than above-mentioned features, this game screen recorder brings a very consumer friendly experience. It has an easy-to-navigate interface so that you can learn how to get started with it without guesswork. It also delivers smooth game screen recording performance with lags. Now, let's follow the guide to record high-quality gameplay with VideoProc.

The Best Game Screen Record – VideoProc User Guide

At the beginning, please download and install VideoProc on your computer.

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Operation Systems: Windows 10 & Lower (32 & 64 bit); macOS Mojave & lower

Part 1: How to Record Screen Gameplay/Game Tutorial

Step 1. Launch VideoProc and click "Recorder" button to access to screen recording window.
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Step 2. Click "Screen" button to make the recorder to capture your activity on display.
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Step 3. Make some settings if necessary.

• Click gear-shaped button to set recording quality, format and so on.

• Click "Crop" to frame an area on screen for later recording. Or, make it as default to capture full screen.

• Select "Default" (system) or external Audio or Mic as you like. Or, uncheck Audio or Mic if you wanna record gameplay without sounds.

• Click "Browse" button to redefine a destination folder to save recording files.

Game Screen Recording Settings
Step 4. Click "REC" button. After the countdown is over, you can open your game and start playing. This game screen recorder will capture your activities on display.

During recording, you can press "CTRL+T" to call paint tools to highlight some actions and add annotations. If you want to stop recording, please press "CTRL + R" or click Stop button in VideoProc window.

The finished recording file will be listed on the right sidebar named with date and time. You can click the folder icon to open the file in folder and play or share it later.

Start Recoring Screen Gameplay

Part 2: How to Record Gameplay/Tutorial with Screen and Facecam

Step 1. Launch VideoProc and click "Recorder" button.
Step 2. Click "Screen & Webcam" and choose "Record screen while showing facecam". After facecam appears, you can resize it and move it to right/left/center or any other location.
Record Gameplay with Screen and Facecam
Step 3. Customize the settings as step 3 in part 1.
Step 4. Click "REC" button to start recording the gameplay.
Step 5. Press "CTRL+T" to use paint tools and press "CTRL + R" to stop recording.
Start Recording Gameplay with Screen and Facecam

VideoProc is not only a game screen recorder but a video processor. You can edit your gameplay recordings by cutting, cropping, rotating/flipping, adding effects/watermark and so on. If you encounter troubles - like incompatible format, big size – while uploading, VideoProc can help you transcode and resize videos for sharing online without hassle.

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Author - Carissa Morland
Carissa Morland

Carissa Morland started copywriting since 2014 as a member of Digiarty. She provides a wealth of multimedia solutions, music and movie releases, sports events etc. Keeping eyes on tech news, she offers valuable information of trending high-tech and gadgets from smartphones/tablets to desktops. She is a shutterbug and enjoys sharing personal experience to film and process videos/photos.

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