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.

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

Is Marvel Avengers Just Another Product of Hype?

Is Marvel Avengers Just Another Product of Hype?

Here’s our deep-dive into everything we’ve learned from the Marvel’s Avengers beta last weekend. Read our article to find out more.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming PC, Playstation, Xbox, | August 14, 2020

PC Shipments Surge Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic: Here’s Why

PC Shipments Surge Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic: Here’s Why

PC shipments grew 2.8% in 2020 worldwide despite the pandemic. Here’s why there is novel demand for the traditional PC in 2020.

Vivek Philendra in PC PC & Hardware, | August 07, 2020

Marvel’s Spider-Man: A Retrospective Review

Marvel’s Spider-Man: A Retrospective Review

Does Marvel’s Spider-Man finally dethrone the Batman Arkham as the best superhero video game of all time? Here’s our spoiler-free retrospective review.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming Playstation, | July 31, 2020

Marvel’s Spider-Man: 4 Things Insomniac Gets Right About New York City

Marvel’s Spider-Man: 4 Things Insomniac Gets Right About New York City

There have been countless games set in the city of New York, but why do New Yorkers praise Spider-Man as the most accurate depiction of their home yet?

Vivek Philendra in Gaming Playstation, | July 31, 2020

ROG Strix Go Core 3.5mm Gaming Headset Review

ROG Strix Go Core 3.5mm Gaming Headset Review

The ROG Strix Go Core gaming headset aims to provide superior audio quality while gaming without breaking the bank. To find out more, read our full review.

Vivek Philendra in Gadgets | July 23, 2020

God of War: A Retrospective Review

God of War: A Retrospective Review

Does 2018’s Game of the Year still hold up two years later? Here’s our spoiler-free retrospective review of God of War. Click to read our full review.

Vivek Philendra in Gaming Playstation, | July 20, 2020