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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
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June 2021
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.

GTA Online Casino Opens Its Doors Next Week

In a press release, Rockstar confirmed the Diamond Casino & Resort will open its doors in Grand Theft Auto Online? next week on July 23.

Fallout 76 Receives Buggy Patch, Players Desperate For Test Server

Fallout 76 received a patch on Tuesday meant to improve various in-game features, namely power armor related. However, it looks like it broke more than it fixed.

Fortnite In-Game Event May Occur This Weekend

Massively popular Battle Royale, Fortnite, is set to host another in-game event this weekend, if the various in-game countdown timers are to be believed.

Sea of Thieves Patch Introduces Black Powder Stashes, Fixes, More

In a new blog post, Sea of Thieves announced the introduction of Black Powder Stashes in their latest update 2.0.5. This is the first in a series of planned monthly content updates.

EVE Online Aether Wars Phase Two Announced, Sign Ups Live

In a press release today, EVE Online developer CCP provided additional details on Aether Wars Phase Two, originally announced at EVE North.

Caravan Stories NA Delayed For More Polish

In a tweet today, Caravan Stories NA announced that they will incur a delay to ensure a polished experience. No new date was provided.

Albion Online Celebrates Anniversary, Announces Player Rewards, Soundtrack

Albion Online, the sandbox MMO from Sandbox Interactive, is celebrating its second anniversary this week with a week-long Fame boost, in addition to gifts for all players.