Mat Smith

Bureau Chief, UK

Mat once failed an audition to be the Milkybar Kid, an advert creation that pushed white chocolate on gluttonous British children. Two decades later, having repressed that early rejection, he completed a three-year teaching stint in Japan with help from world-class internet and a raft of bizarre DS titles. After a few years heading up Engadget's coverage from Japan, covering high-tech toilets and robot restaurants, he heads up our UK bureau in London.

Articles by Mat Smith

06.16.17
Engadget at E3: Making virtual reality accessible for everyone
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Engadget at E3: Making virtual reality accessible for everyone

VR may be the next step in gaming, but it doesn't work for everyone.

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06.15.17
In 'Far Cry 5,' your teammates might be the real stars
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In 'Far Cry 5,' your teammates might be the real stars

Ubisoft's E3 demo avoids the controversial setting and sticks to slick set pieces.

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06.14.17
The ambition of 'Beyond Good and Evil 2' might exceed the hype
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The ambition of 'Beyond Good and Evil 2' might exceed the hype

You get your very own character and a whole universe to explore.

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