Made in the Philippines, Born in California, Raised in Pennsylvania, Living and Breathing in Pop Culture.

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Chris Compendio is a writer from the Philadelphia Main Line, with experience in screenwriting, prose, journalism, media criticism, and comedy sketches. Chris graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in the Spring of 2016 with a degree in Information Systems and Creative Writing. After several years working in games journalism, Chris is now the PR Coordinator for the Patreon-funded indie video game outlet Uppercut, interfacing with games industry figures while also contributing reviews and editorials, while also producing and hosting the podcast show Procedural Conversation.

Chris is still seeking freelancing opportunities, wanting to write about political and social issues in movies, television, and games. With their many passions in pop culture, they intend to further their career in media journalism and to continue creating video and podcast content full-time on the internet.