Poum (Alain Massoumipour) was a regular editor in the famous french commercial CPC magazine Amstrad Cent Pour Cent which published 49 issues, the last one at the end of 1993.
Poum was also a programmer and musician. He often wrote types-ins published in the magazine such as SOS 100%, a game. He was known for his series of articles about how to make an adventure game. Then he published an adventure game called L'ile. In the early 90's he programmed Equinoxe a soundtracker published by Ubi Soft.
Now retired from the active CPC world, he sometimes comes to CPC meetings near Paris.