Staff

89335422_194572058467598_4859944696294829401_nOlly Smith
Editor-in-chief
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Olly is the owner and chief editor of New Game Plus. He is an experienced games critic with bylines at Wireframe, Bloody Disgusting, Den of Geek, The Indie Game Website, and more. His favourite video games usually involve horror, stealth, or simulations. Follow him on Twitter at @OllyWrites.

 


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Alex Dewing
Deputy Editor
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Alex is an entertainment writer studying Comparative Literature at UCL, writing freelance for The Digital Fix, Curzon, and more. Their favourite films include How to Train Your Dragon, In Bruges, The Shape of Water and anything with a good score. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter at @alex_dewing.

 


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Thomas Hughes
Contributor
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Thomas is a life-time gamer with six years of writing in the industry. You’ll typically find him playing Destiny 2 or on the Nintendo Switch. Follow him on Twitter at @Poonikinz.

 


Michael Weber2Michael Leopold Weber
Contributor
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Michael Leopold Weber is a freelance journalist from the U.K currently living in Western Japan. Michael has a wide taste in video games, ranging from gentle farming simulators to frantic first-person shooters and loves all things wholesome. He will spontaneously cry with joy at the sight of any dog. Follow him on Twitter at @foxymoustache.


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Zsolt David
Contributor
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Zsolt is a writer and critic from Hungary. You can reach him @zoltdav on Twitter. 


samantha-webbSamantha Webb
Contributor
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Samantha Webb is a freelance game writer and narrative designer with a Master’s degree in game design. She has worked with both AAA and indie studios including Ubisoft, Riot Games and Drop Bear Bytes. Follow her on Twitter at @smnthawbb.


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Dani Cross
Contributor
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Dani is a freelance writer with a lifelong passion for gaming. She also loves music, fashion and fantasy stories, and graduated university with a degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2019. Find her on Twitter @DaniCross_ and Instagram @danielle_dawn_x. 


abbi-rugglesAbbi Ruggles
Contributor
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Abbi is a freelance writer from the UK, she writes about video games and hosts the The Stories That Make Us podcast, interviewing guests about the media that has inspired their work. You can find her on Twitter @abbiruggles.


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Gavin Spoors
Contributor
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Gavin is a freelance writer and screenwriter with a passion for films, TV and games. A graduate with a Master’s degree in Moving Image and Sound, Gavin is currently a staff writer at Flip Screen and Filmhounds Magazine, and uses whatever spare time he has to write for gaming outlets and fail to pull off Breath of the Wild speedrunning tricks. Follow him on Twitter at @GavinSpoors94.