Matthew Reynolds is an award-winning journalist, editor, guide writer and game developer.
Between 2010 and 2015, he was Digital Spy’s Gaming Editor, winning multiple awards and honours, including:
- Being named one of the top 25 most influential journalists in the UK games media, MCV magazine, 2014
- Coverage by a Mainstream Website award winner, Games Media Awards 2013
- Coverage by a Mainstream Website award winner, Games Media Awards 2012
- Rising Star award winner, Games Media Awards 2012
- News Writer award nominee two years in a row, Games Media Awards 2014-2015
As well as over five years’ editorial and games industry experience, he also:
- Is a prolific game guide and walkthrough writer, who is listed as one of the all-time leading contributors on GameFAQs with 7.5 million impressions across over 100 submissions. He was also a forum moderator, winner of four FAQ of the Month awards, and IGN’s Writer of the Week.
- Developed and released a game – Text Zedventure – on Xbox 360 and Windows Phone, which stood out in a crowded and competitive marketplace to achieve five-figure downloads and coverage in The Guardian, Edge, OXM and GamesRadar.
- Judged the BAFTA Games Awards in 2015, as well as the Independent Games Festival three years running (2014-2016).
Matthew is currently working at Hello Games, helping to release upcoming PS4 and PC game No Man’s Sky.
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