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Alex Seedhouse, Editor-in-Chief

Alex’s early adoration for Nintendo began with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land. This developed over the years, later peaking when he hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Nowadays, his enthusiasm is shared through Nintendo Insider, a place in which he can document his thoughts regarding the big N.

Ryan Lineker, Webmaster

Ryan is the person who keeps the cogs turning. If you have a problem with the site he will try his best to fix it as soons as possible. He also wanted us to add in that not all the errors that you may encounter are his fault.


Darren Kerwin, Staff Writer

Darren is a 26-year old gamer from the United Kingdom, who has a strong interest in video games, writing, socialising and Parsnips. He runs a Metroid fan website called Shinesparkers, which he describes as being his main gaming obsession. He’s also written and contributed to several websites and publications. You’ll often find him on Twitter talking about random stuff – just smile, nod your head politely, then move on…

Chris Smith, Reviews Writer

Chris is a cranky old gamer who believes the best days are behind him. His favourite Nintendo systems are the SNES, GameCube and DS, with Super Mario World and Super Mario Galaxy being the games he believes to be the greatest ever made!

Matthew Davies, Reviews Writer

Fresh out of Leeds University, Matt objectifies that nothing encountered in his life has proven as resolute as Nintendo’s pedigree. The lofty heights of Zelda: The Wind Waker and Super Mario Galaxy 2 prove to be his favourites, now clamouring for the WIi U remake of the former later this year.