Matthew Reynolds is an award-winning writer and editor based in the UK, specialising in guides, SEO and news coverage about games.

Based in Wales, Matthew is a Deputy Editor for Polygon, a website covering games and entertainment.

He was previously at, starting as Guides Editor, overseeing significant traffic growth year-on-year by reacting to trends and maintaining high-ranking evergreen articles to establish the site as one of the foremost destinations for the world’s most popular games, including Pokémon Go, Fortnite, Destiny and Animal Crossing.

He was also Digital Spy’s Gaming Editor, achieving multiple awards and honours, including being named one of the top 25 most influential journalists in the UK games media (MCV, 2014) and winner of multiple Games Media Awards.

Elsewhere, he has hosted and produced a podcast, judged the BAFTA Games Awards and IGF, and creates YouTube guide videos in his spare time.

He also is one of GameFAQs' most prolific contributors, and creator of an acclaimed Xbox Live Indie Game (RIP).