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Hey, I’m Matt. I used to have a bunch of text here about who I am, but I think my work is all that matters, and it pretty much speaks for itself. There’s no need for me to try to dress it up.

Instead, I’ve made a list of things I like. Yeah, it’s tacky, but it’s probably more honest than anything I’d write in a standard bio. Everything is listed alphabetically; I’m not ranking these. Here we go:


Games

  1. Animal Crossing
  2. Aquaria
  3. Baldur’s Gate II
  4. Borderlands
  5. Catherine
  6. Dark Souls 1-2
  7. Dead Space 1-3
  8. Deus Ex: Invisible War
  9. Don’t Starve Together
  10. Dragon Age: Origins
  11. Dungeon of the Endless
  12. Enslaved: Odyssey to the West
  13. Fallout 3
  14. Fallow
  15. Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
  16. Gone Home
  17. Guild Wars 1-2
  18. Her Story
  19. Ittle Dew
  20. Lacuna III
  21. Life is Strange
  22. Lost Odyssey
  23. Mario Kart (Double Dash & 8)
  24. Mass Effect 1-2
  25. Massive Chalice
  26. Master Reboot
  27. Metroid Prime 1-3
  28. Neverwinter Nights
  29. NieR
  30. Overwatch
  31. Oxenfree
  32. Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door
  33. Persona 4
  34. Quest for Glory I-V
  35. Revolution 60
  36. Technobabylon
  37. The Legend of Zelda (Ocarina of Time, The Wind Waker, & Twilight Princess)
  38. The Magic Candle II
  39. Time Fcuk
  40. Tomb Raider (2013)
  41. Valkyria Chronicles
  42. World of Warcraft
  43. XCOM: Enemy Unknown
  44. Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors
  45. Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward
  46. Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma

Anime

  1. Attack on Titan
  2. Code Geass
  3. Death Note
  4. Eden of the East
  5. Fate (stay night: Unlimited Blade Works & Zero)
  6. FLCL
  7. Gatchaman Crowds
  8. Gurren Lagann
  9. Kill la Kill
  10. Knights of Sidonia
  11. Mushi-Shi
  12. Neon Genesis Evangelion
  13. Psycho-Pass
  14. Puella Magi Madoka Magica
  15. Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-
  16. RWBY
  17. Serial Experiments Lain
  18. The OA
  19. Your Lie in April
  20. Yuki Yuna is a Hero
  21. Yuri!!! On ICE

TV

  1. Angel
  2. Bee and Puppycat
  3. Bravest Warriors
  4. Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  5. Doctor Who (9th & 10th)
  6. Firefly
  7. Game of Thrones
  8. Gilmore Girls
  9. iZombie
  10. Orange is the New Black
  11. Sense8
  12. Stranger Things
  13. The OA
  14. Veronica Mars
  15. Westworld

Movies

  1. Blame!
  2. Edge of Tomorrow
  3. Fish Tank
  4. Harry Potter
  5. Howl's Moving Castle
  6. It Follows
  7. Pacific Rim
  8. Pandorum
  9. Ponyo
  10. Princess Mononoke
  11. Safety Not Guaranteed
  12. Serenity
  13. Spirited Away
  14. The Hobbit
  15. The Lord of the Rings

Music

  1. Grimes
  2. OverClocked ReMix
  3. The J. Arthur Keenes Band
  4. The Robot Knights
  5. Wednesday Campanella

Podcasts

  1. Idle Thumbs
  2. Playscape: Los Angeles
  3. Welcome to Night Vale

Books

  1. Gone Girl
  2. Harry Potter
  3. His Dark Materials
  4. Lilith's Brood
  5. The Hobbit
  6. The Lord of the Rings
  7. Uprooted

Short Stories

  1. Lady of the Shard
  2. Mona

Tabletop

  1. Android: Netrunner
  2. Magic: The Gathering
  3. PSI*RUN
  4. Race for the Galaxy
  5. Betrayal at House on the Hill

Artists, Critics, etc.

  1. Leigh Alexander
  2. Liz Ryerson
  3. rook