Staff

SegmentNext is a Video Game News and Review website where tons of new content is posted every single day. The site is filled with up to date gaming news, game guides, previews for upcoming titles and reviews to aid gamers’ buying decisions and it is the writing staff that makes it all happen.

The team of writers here at SegmentNext work tirelessly to bring this breath of gaming content to its readers by hunting down news stories, featuring previews for anticipated games, reviewing brand new games and providing unique perspectives on events related to the gaming industry.

Since most readers don’t get to interact directly with the writing staff, we have shared brief descriptions for each so that the readers can get to know the talent behind the articles they read and enjoy.

So here is a glimpse into our staff.

Zawad Iftikhar

Zawad Iftikhar

Publisher/Editor-in-Chief (PK)

Zawad is the founder and lead editor of SegmentNext. Apart from running SegmentNext, Zawad is a passionate gamer who loves the PC platform. He regards the Elder Scrolls series among his favorite, and prefers more traditional multiplayer games over MMOs.

Ali Asif

Ali Asif

Managing Editor (PK)

Being the managing editor, Ali manages a lot of the editorial duties as well as publishing stories for SegmentNext. A long-time gamer, his favorite game series is the Gears of War but when he's not gaming he likes to kick back with a few popular animes like Naruto.

Haider Khan

Haider Khan

Senior Editor (PK)

Being a senior editor at SegmentNext, Haider is an integral part of the team and you'll see his posts frequently throughout the site. Apart from writing for us, Haider is also a competitive FPS player and enjoys a bit of Diablo on the side.

Omar Majeed

Omar Majeed

Reviews/Editorials(PK)

Omar has been a hardcore gamer since the 80s, so you know he's going to act all superior and snobbish when you meet him. He's a fan of Stealth, Action and Fighting games, which hints at his innate bipolarity. His most valued qualities in games are artistic design and storytelling and is always ready to tackle issues surrounding the medium he loves in his editorials and featured articles.

Saqib Mansoor

Saqib Mansoor

News Writer (PK)

Saqib is one of our most prolific writers, his posts helping to make up the brunt of our daily news content. He's a PC gamer at heart and his favourite game is Diablo II.

Will Benson

Will Benson

Reviews (US)

Will is our resident review-master and it's he who writes most of the reviews you'll have read on our site. With his ancient knowledge of the secret review-fu arts, he makes sure that all the reviews you see on SegmentNext are thoroughly checked out.

Will Benson

Arslan Tufail

Associate Editor(PK)

Arsalan is a competitive Tekken and Call of Duty player and crushes pretty much everyone at the office in these games. He loves reading and writing about games and is deathly allergic to half-boiled potatoes.

Will Benson

Sarmad Lillah

Associate Editor(PK)

Sarmad is one of the more refined and cultured among us. His favorite game is Mario, and he once had dreams of going to plumbing school. Now he's 24, a finance major and having the time of his life writing about videogames.

Daav Valentaten

Daav Valentaten

Reporter

Renegade editor at large, Daav has put a mark on plenty of publications, writing tons of content and finding times to play games and have opinions about them as well. Giving everything a chance through a social education, any indie or offbeat news is probably coming from those caffeine-fueled hands.

Hammad Toufeeq

Hammad Toufeeq

Reporter(PK)

Hammad is one of our regular news writers. He is fan of Stealth and Open world genre and he enjoys FPS multiplayer from time to time.