My Favorite Xbox One Games (2019)

While Sony fanboys will say that Microsoft doesn’t have any good Xbox One exclusives, they’re dead wrong – ask anyone with an Xbox, and they’ll be rattle off half a dozen games well worth your time. But to further dispel the myth that there’s nothing to play on the Xbox One, Xbox One S and Xbox One X,…

TechRadar Work

Working on TechRadar these last few years has been one of the greatest joys in my life. Full stop. I would’ve never guessed how much I enjoy writing about tech (I thought I wanted to work in games forever) but these past few years have shown me that tech is – and always has been…

@Gamer Magazine Work

@GAMER Magazine shuttered back in 2014 and while it never gained quite the same readership that TechRadar has now, it remains an absolute gem of a publication. (And I’m not just saying that because they were the first publication to offer me a full-time job!) From December 2012 until April 2014 I helped put out…

Freelance Work

Over the years, I’ve freelanced for a half-dozen publications including OXM, GamesRadar, PC Gamer and Mac|Life. Here’s the best of what remains online from those ventures!   NEED FOR SPEED: RIVALS REVIEW Need for Speed is what I like to call EA’s most well known “hot-potato” franchise. Every few years it jumps to a new…

Special Project: Road to Vegas

Armed to the teeth with GoPros, drones, electric skateboards and dozens of other gadgets, Matt Swider and I headed to the heartland of America and, eventually, to the sanctified halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center for the world-renowned Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2018). Instead of taking the easy way out and flying there like…

Interview: Coffee with a Journalist

The vast majority of the time, I’m the one doing the interviewing. I’ve had the great pleasure of talking shop with industry luminaries like Microsoft’s Mike Ybarra about VR on Xbox One X, Sony President COO Mike Fasulo about HDR support and musician/producer Wyclef Jean about the future of audio. Rarely am I the subject of…