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.
'Far Cry 5' has a cult-fighting dog
We can't wait to visit Hope County.
The beautiful 'Ori and the Will of the Wisp' comes to Xbox One
Time to delve further into the mysteries of the forest.
'Dragon Ball FighterZ' is a lavish 2D fighter coming to Xbox One
Mixing 3D and 2D graphics, Goku and friends have never looked better.
'Assassin's Creed Origins' arrives October 27th
The brotherhood begins.
'Star Wars Battlefront II' campaign looks like a spin-off movie
It's time for the Imperial force's story.
Airbnb rentals are now legal in Japan
Japanese home-owners can rent their properties for up to six months.
The Morning After: Thursday, June 8th 2017
'Dissidia NT' brings ridiculous 'Final Fantasy' brawls to PS4
Finally, a chance to punch Noctis right in the face.
The Morning After: Tuesday, June 6th 2017