Portfolio


Hi, I'm Adam. I'm a freelance writer with experience in producing content for a variety of video game outlets. I have experience in editing articles, appearing on podcasts and creating/editing/presenting video content.

I'm open to all types of writing or video opportunities so feel free to contact me via email. Check out my profile at LinkedIn for further details.

Experience:

Contributor - Family Gamer TV

2014 - Present

Contributor - Strategy Informer


2010 - Present

Writing previews, reviews and articles.

Senior Editor - Gamepeople


February 20092011

Writing reviews and editing content for Gamepeople website. Writing features and reviews for the Soulful Gamer section.

Contributor - Wired Digital


January 2010May 2010

Posting weekly articles about videogames from a family perspective.

Contributor - Game Pro


April 2009December 2009

Posting weekly about new family game releases and other articles.

Contributor - The Game Reviews


July 2009September 2009

I wrote several editions of the Rumor Killers column over the 2 months I was at The Game Reviews. This involved researching industry rumours and establishing whether or not they were plausible.

I also wrote an article entitled 'Why games fail to emotional connect' which explored the lack of emotional depth in videogames and why they constantly failed to delivered meaningful experiences.

Author - Complete Gardens


January 2004August 2008

As author I contributed to the critically acclaimed plant database available on CD-ROM and Blackberry devices. I wrote over 500 descriptions of plants that described growing habit, flower colour, best location and design elements.

The CD has been highly reviewed by many publications including Computer Shopper, Garden Answers, Computer Active and the Sunday Times.


Links To Published Works


Strategy Informer

Wired UK - GeekDad

Nintendo's 'Pokewalker' is total genius
Astronomy for kids: It's not (quite) rocket science
Website pays for your junk or recycles it for free
GeekDad hunts for child-proof laptops, finds the iPad

Why Daddy and daughter disagree over 3D
Are children getting too used to touchscreens
Should kids grow up without real books
GeekDad introduces his kids to retro gaming
Domestic gadgets make kids love to eat
Medikidz help kids understand medical problems
Can technology ease car journeys without repercussions?
Why is my son addicted to Mario Kart Wii?
Highchair from yesterday's tomorrow

TheGameReviews

Why Games Fail To Emotionally Connect
Rumor Killers - 20th August
Rumor Killers - 6th August
Rumor Killers - 23rd July
TGR's 50 Best Games of the Decade - Contributor

Gamepeople reviews


Soulful Gamer


GamePeople Calling column: Revisiting Our Demon Soul
Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey - DS
Dragon Quest IX - DS

Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 Portable - PSP
Monster Hunter Tri - Wii
Crackdown 2 - Xbox360
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker - PSP
Star Ocean: The Last Hope - PS3
Nier - Xbox360
Super Mario Galaxy 2 - Wii
Rune Factory Frontier - Wii
Fragile Dreams - Wii

STALKER: Call of Pripyat - PC
Final Fantasy XIII - Xbox360
Splinter Cell Conviction - Xbox360
Rune Factory - DS
Avalon Code - DS
Silent Hill: Shattered Memories - PSP
Bioshock 2 - Xbox360
Endless Ocean 2 - Wii
Mass Effect 2 - Xbox360

Dark Void - PS3
Fallen Earth - PC
Aion: Tower of Eternity - PC
Dragon Age: Origins - PC
Bayonetta - Xbox360
The Saboteur - PS3
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 - Xbox360
Borderlands - Xbox360
Risen - Xbox360

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves - PS3
Halo 3: ODST - Xbox360
Demon's Souls - PS3
Batman: Arkham Asylum - PS3
Bionic Commando - PS3
Shadow Complex - Xbox360
Chrono Trigger - DS
ICO - PS2

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood - Xbox360
Red Faction - PS3
Prototype - Xbox360
Infamous - PS3
Fable 2 - Xbox360
Lost Odyssey – Xbox360
Eternal Sonata – Xbox360
Lux-Pain – DS
Brothers in Arms: Hell’s Highway – Xbox360

Soundtrack Gamer

God of War III
Infamous
Dragon Age: Origins
Assassins Creed 2
Steve Schnur Interview
Mass Effect 2

Family Gamer

Pokemon HeartGold/SoulSilver - DS
SafarWii - Wii
Jonas - DS
Water Sports - Wii
Animal Kororo - DS
Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief - DS
Secret Saturdays: Beasts of the 5th Sun - Wii
Pony Friends 2 - DS

Nancy Drew: The Model Mysteries - DS
New Super Mario Brothers Wii - Wii
Band Hero - Xbox360
Scribblenauts - DS
Damnation - Xbox360
Brutal Legend - Xbox360
The Beatles: Rock Band - Xbox360
Professor Layton and Pandora's Box - DS
Monster Hunter Freedom Unite - PSP

Pokemon Platinum – DS
Rhythm Paradise - DS
Godfather 2 – Xbox360
Monsters vs Aliens – Xbox360
Blue Dragon Plus - DS
Flower - PS3
Ceville - PC
Halo Wars – Xbox360
Peggle Dual Shot - DS

Chuzzle - PC
Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts – Xbox360
Lord of the Rings: Conquest - Xbox360
Lord of the Rings: Conquest - DS
Rise of the Argonauts – PS3
Sonic Unleashed – PS3
Monopoly – PS3

Tech Gamer

Lord of the Rings: Conquest – Xbox360
Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts – Xbox360
Empire: Total War – PC
Halo Wars – Xbox360
Killzone 2 – PS3
MK vs. DC – Xbox360
Wanted: Weapons of Fate – Xbox360
Shellshock 2 – Xbox360
Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard – Xbox360

Scared Gamer

Lux-Pain – DS
FEAR 2 – Xbox360