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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
April 2020
CCP Announced PLEX For GOOD in COVID-19 Relief Efforts

EVE Online devs, CCP, have announced PLEX For GOOD in the wake of COVID-19. Here are the details.

Path of Exile Wins 'Evolving Game' BAFTA

Path of Exile has won a BAFTA for Evolving Game. Here are the details.

Valnir Rok Receives Big Performance and Graphics Update

Valnir Rok has received a big update, plus a price discount.

Wild Terra 2 Launches 'Stay Home' Pack

Wild Terra 2 has launched the Stay Home pack, with new phase of Alpha running through April 12.

You Could Win the Pegassi Tempesta in GTA Online This Week

Triple rewards in Arena War Series and more await this week in GTA Online.

Action RPG, Mortal Shell, Announced Along with Beta Sign Ups

In case you missed it, Mortal Shell was announced recently, with a new trailer and all.

Final Fantasy XIV Concludes Making Of Series Talking Battles in Shadowbringers

The latest Final Fantasy XIV documentary highlighting the creation of Shadowbrings concludes the series while it looks ahead to patch 5.25.

ATLAS Patch: v405.9 Brings New Item, QoL, More

The most recent Atlas patch notes look at a new item, balance changes, QoL changes, and more.

OPINION: All MMOs Should Have An Open Exploration Mode

It's no secret that Elder Scrolls Online is my favorite MMO. I genuinely love the open freedom that game allows for, especially after the One Tamriel and Tamriel Unlimited updates. However, as I was playing LOTRO this weekend with my buddies, a new realization dawned on me. MMOs should have a free exploration mode, opening the map completely. Let me explain.

Albion Online Releases Charity Pack To Help Raise Funds For WHO COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund

The Albion Online team have released a charity pack to help raise funds in the fight against COVID-19.

Sea of Thieves Coming To Steam, Full Cross Play With Xbox And Windows 10

if you're a Sea of Thieves fan, good news. It's coming to Steam and will feature full cross-play with Windows 10 version and Xbox.

Naughty Dog, Sony Announce TLOU2 Delayed Indefinitely Due To COVID-19

The Last of Us Part II has been indefinitely delayed due to COVID-19.

PC Version of Phantasy Star Online 2 Still Coming This Spring

It looks like the PC version of Phantasy Star Online 2 is "still on track" for a Spring release.

Population Zero Dev Diary Looks at Last Refuge

A new Population Zero dev diary looks at the Last Refuge and how it plays into the narrative and gameplay.

Elite: Dangerous Fleet Carriers Have Been Fully Unveiled, PC Beta Starts April 7

Earlier today, Frontier unveiled additional details on the Fleet Carriers coming to Elite: Dangerous. Oh, and a new trailer was shown off too.