Vivek Philendra

Vivek Philendra is Dubai-based Indian freelance writer, reporter, columnist and poet. Having lived in India, Oman and Dubai, he is a frequent traveler keen on experiencing new cultures and knows five languages. A voracious volunteer and student of Psychology, he lives with his sister, an artist and parents and has attended school in Dubai.

Why the Prince of Persia remake didn’t quite land

Why the Prince of Persia remake didn’t quite land

The Prince of Persia: Sands of Time Remake was announced at the September Ubisoft Forward event. Read to know why fans aren't impressed.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming / September 30, 2020

Microsoft acquires Bethesda and ZeniMax for $7.5B

Microsoft acquires Bethesda and ZeniMax for $7.5B

Microsoft announced their 7.5 billion dollar acquisition of ZeniMax Media, the parent company Bethesda Softworks. Read to find out more.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming PC, Playstation, Xbox, / September 25, 2020

Apple announces Watch Series 6, iPad Air & more – Sep 2020 event recap

Apple announces Watch Series 6, iPad Air & more – Sep 2020 event recap

Everything you need to know about the latest products and services Apple unveiled at their WWDC-styled digital-only event last Tuesday.

Vivek Philendra in Gadgets / September 23, 2020

NBA 2K21 Review: Smash-Mouth Basketball

NBA 2K21 Review: Smash-Mouth Basketball

NBA 2K21 brings the NBA experience and delivers authentic, satisfying and solid gameplay besting their own efforts from last year.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming Playstation, / September 18, 2020

The Future of Huawei: What we learnt from Huawei Developer Conference 2020

The Future of Huawei: What we learnt from Huawei Developer Conference 2020

On September 10th, 2020 Huawei hosted HDC 2020 and gave us a sneak-peek into HarmonyOS 2.0, HiLink, EMUI 11 and much more.

Vivek Philendra in Gadgets / September 15, 2020

Everything Announced at Huawei Seamless AI Life

Everything Announced at Huawei Seamless AI Life

Here's everything you need to know about the six new products that Huawei announced at the Seamless AI Life global launch event.

Vivek Philendra in Gadgets PC & Hardware, / September 13, 2020

The Rise & Fall of Telltale Games

The Rise & Fall of Telltale Games

We hope that the new Telltale Games will continue to bring us these wonderful stories, both new and old ones.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming / September 07, 2020

ASUS Built For Brilliance 2020 Roundup

ASUS Built For Brilliance 2020 Roundup

Everything you need to know about every laptop announced at the ASUS Built For Brilliance virtual event. Click here to find out more.

Vivek Philendra in PC & Hardware / September 03, 2020

Top 10 Deserving Video Game Remakes That Will Probably Never Happen

Top 10 Deserving Video Game Remakes That Will Probably Never Happen

With the help of fan responses, we've compiled a list of the top ten deserving video game remakes. Read our article to find out more.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming / August 31, 2020

ViewSonic ELITE XG270QC Review: Curved QHD Gaming Monitor

ViewSonic ELITE XG270QC Review: Curved QHD Gaming Monitor

The ViewSonic ELITE XG270QC ticks all the boxes for a great gaming monitor in 2020. Read our full written review!

Vivek Philendra in PC & Hardware / August 27, 2020

Destroy All Humans! Review: It Came From Outer Space

Destroy All Humans! Review: It Came From Outer Space

Destroy All Humans! aims to be a blast from the past that jumps into the 2020 nostalgia train. Click to read our full-written review.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming Playstation, / August 22, 2020

GDGT Stories: Philendra’s  Return to Gaming After 20 Years

GDGT Stories: Philendra’s Return to Gaming After 20 Years

In today's GDGT Stories, we feature Philendra's triumphant return to gaming after twenty years and explore his collection.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming / August 17, 2020