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A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.

February 2018
Last Active
May 2021
Disney Investor Believes Disney Should Buy Activision

According to Bloomberg report, Disney investor Nick Licouris from Gerber Kawasaki Inc believes Disney should buy Activision amidst the declining stock price of the game publisher.

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Launching On PC Day Early, No Ray Tracing At Launch

Wolfenstein: Youngblood will launch on PC a day early on July 25, according to a tweet from Bethesda.

RIFT Patch Notes Include Cleric Ability Fixes, PvP, More

RIFT patch notes outline several changes and fixes coming to the MMO, including fixes to Cleric abilities, PvP, and more.

Destiny 2 Updates Include Iron Banner, Increased Valor, And More

Destiny 2 is set to receive increased Valor, Iron Banner, and more in a new blog post.

Mordhau To Receive Anti-Griefing Changes And More In Update

Mordhau will receive changes and tools to deal with toxic players, according to a post on their site.

Apex Legends To Force Cheaters To Play Each Other

In an article from Kotaku, it appears that Apex Legends, the battle royale from Respawn Entertainment, will force cheating players to play against each other.

ArcheAge Event Gets You Pets, Pajamas, And A Plushie

A new event in ArcheAge will give you the opportunity to obtain new pets, pajamas, and a Yata plushie.

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Fan Festival Ticket Drawing Registration Now Open

Ticket drawing registration for the Harry Potter: Wizards Unite fan festival is now open. Details inside.

4X strategy game Interstellar Space: Genesis arrives on Steam July 25

Interstellar Space: Genesis, a 4x spiritual successor to Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares, is launching July 25 on Steam, according to a press release.

Battle Deadly Vampires & Stop a Terrible Ritual In ESO Update

Zenimax Online Studios announced upcoming content to Elder Scrolls Online in a blog post Friday as part of its ongoing Season of the Dragon in the imminent Scalebreaker DLC.

MTG Arena Introduces Latest In-Game Event Dubbed...Plane-Cation

Today Wizards of the Coast unveiled the Plane-Cation Chronicles, their second event for Magic: The Gathering Arena after War of the Spark Chronicles, running from July 28th through August 27th.

Astellia Closed Beta 2 Dates and Details Announced

Korean MMO, Astellia, will receive its second Closed Beta Test for its North American release, in a blog post announced on Thursday. Dates and details inside.

Life is Feudal MMO Goes F2P

In a blog post today, Life is Feudal MMO has announced it will go free to play (F2P), along with a host of patch notes.

Greedfall Video Discusses Building A Unique Fantasy World

In speaking with IGN, Spiders, the developers of upcoming RPG Greedfall, spoke about their vision for creating a unique fantasy world.

 MapleStory Adds New Party Quest And More To Pathfinder Update

MapleStory announced its Pathfinder: Squadron of Heroes update, outlining a host of new additions to the game including a new playable character, bug fixes, content revamps, and more when it releases on July 24.