Matthew Toffolo is an Editor working at YogTowers. On his YouTube channel, he has a selection of animated adventures of Doctor Who featuring Character Options and Underground Toys action figures. Also, there is action figure and televised Doctor Who episode reviews as well as a few other bits and pieces relating to Batman and Masters of the Universe.

Description[edit | edit source]

Early Life[edit | edit source]

Matt obtained a bachelor's degree in Film and Screen Studies from Bath Spa University. He was a valedictorian speaker during his graduation.[2][3]

Matt once worked for Bristol Catholic Players as an actor for several musicals. His lead role as Ko-Ko in the musical The Mikado earned him the Marks & Spencer award for Best Actor in a Musical at Rose Bowl Award 2011.[3][4]

Yogscast[edit | edit source]

In 2014, Matt joined the Yogscast as an intern. He got raised to a Publishing Assistant later in October and then to Assistant Editor. By June 2015, Matt has assumed the role of Junior Editor.[5] He also does reviews and gameplay videos for the Tap! channel and edited the Minecraft: Project Ozone series.

In January 2016, Matt was invited by Dungeon Master and then-Community Manager Mark Hulmes to join as one of the main cast for the Dungeons & Dragons series High Rollers D&D. He first roleplayed as drow warlock Trellimar Aleath in HighRollers: Lightfall. He later roleplays as dwarf bard Sir Cromsby Regnus Dolnum the Third in HighRollers: Uncharted Territory. He has also roleplayed Tiefling bard Barnabus Penus in various HighRollers One-Shot campaigns, as well as Jack the Lumberhack in The Cabin in the Woods.

On March 5, 2017, announced that he will be on hiatus for up to six months to focus on a musical production he is involved in. As such, he will not appear regularly on HighRollers: Lightfall during this period but his appearance on HighRollers: Uncharted Territory remains largely unaffected.

As of August 18, 2017, Matt announced that he will be taking a permanent hiatus from HighRollers: Lightfall, but will still have his appearance on HighRollers: Uncharted Territory remain at large. In the same post, he mentioned he has put his name down for the 2017 HighRollers Christmas live-stream if there is one.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Matt has appeared on his girlfriend's YouTube channel, KatsOnFirex.
  • Matt, together with Katie and a few others, went over to Kim's house for a session of board games and Mario Kart 8. After trashing Matt badly on Mario Kart's Baby Park race track, the rest went to the kitchen, leaving Matt sulking on the couch as he completes the track.[6]
  • Matt is a painter and has a few paintings hung in galleries. He once gave a portrait to actor Tom Baker for his 80th birthday. Baker even asked Matt to sign on the portrait before giving to him.[3]
  • Matt is a toy collector and has "absolutely thousands" of them. He has collected toys from Doctor Who, DC Comics, Marvel Comics and Masters of the Universe. He also has a full-sized Tardis and a full-sized Dalek.[3]
  • Matt prefers pancakes over waffles, especially pancakes with raisins.[3][7]
  • Matt's favourite film is Batman (1989).[3]
  • Matt's favourite animal is the raccoon.[3]

Quotes[edit | edit source]

  • "Blast 'em!" 
  • "Come in my box!"
  • Swivel On That!
  • Oh, ya bugger.

Links[edit | edit source]

Batmanmarch[edit | edit source]

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Gallery[edit | edit source]

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