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Japanator Staff & Contributing Editors

Managing Editors

Tim Sheehy

Tim is the Editor-in-Chief of Japanator, a content media specialist by day, and pro-blogger by night. His posts can be found scattered throughout the Modern Method network. Also, he writes awesom...

Blue Exorcist now available on Netflix streaming

Karen Mead
Features Editor

Hi, I'm a former newspaper journalist who got tired of having a front row seat to the death of print. There probably could be some interesting story there about a disenchanted reporter moving on ...

Annotated Anime: Selector Infected WIXOSS 3

Brittany Vincent
Community Manager

HAAAY~! 3 I'm Brittany, and I'm the resident creeper, er, community manager over here at Jtor. I'm here to make your experience even more awesome than usual, and If that means , then I shall. ...

Omocat's Omori Kickstarter is retro-fabulous

Josh Tolentino
News Editor

Josh is Japanator's News Editor, and contributes to Destructoid as well. Despite not owning a hat, he insists on having a little "Press" card to insert into the band. For high school reasons he's...

Star of Destiny: Suikoden II finally coming to PSN

Ben Huber
Managing Editor

I'm the managing editor of Japanator by day, and a roving freelance graphic designer by night! / /

First clip of Masaaki Yuasa-directed Adventure Time episode

Associate Editors & Contributors

Amber Hunt

Hi! I'm Amber. I'm a writer here at Japanator. I enjoy tea, figurines, and black olives. I don't leave my house very often. Let's be friends.

Nail art is taken to a whole new level

Brad Rice

Brad helped found Japanator.com in 2006, and currently serves as an Associate Editor. He's covered all aspects of the industry, but has a particular preference for the business-end of things, and...

Japan's King of Hosts pulls in $30,000 a month

Chris Walden
Associate Editor

Some say that he can breathe fire. Some say that he can jump over a house. All we know is that he's Brittanian, and that we are all screwed. He's on Twitter though: http://twitter.com/#!/EuricaeriS

Review: Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day

Dae Lee

I can't stop watching anime, listening to idol music, and playing video games. It's a wonder I'm still alive. Do the twitter thing @NewSchoolDae

First Impressions: M3 The Dark Metal

Dale North
Associate Editor

I am Destructoid's Editor-In-Chief. I love corgis. I make music.

This McDonald's news video is better than Ran Ran Ruuu!

Elliot Gay
Associate Editor

Elliot is an associate editor for Japanator and can be found contributing to Destructoid on occasion. He lives in Japan and can be found on Twitter @RyougaSaotome.

Meiji era Ace Attorney game gets its first trailer

Hiroko Yamamura

You love hiroko, because hiroko is lovely

The Dose: Mika Nakashima & Miliyah Kato

Jeff Chuang
Associate Editor

Yet to be the oldest kid on the block, this East Coast implant writes cryptic things about JP folklore, the industry or dirty moe. Attend cons and lives the "I can buy Aniplex releases" life. ...

Avril Lavigne's latest music video is hard on cute, Japanese stereotypes

LB Bryant
Associate Editor

I've been writing about anime and manga either professionally or semi-professionally since August 31st 2005 starting on OtakuReview.net before graduating up to Ani.me, ICv2 and other sites around...

Sentai Filmworks has No Game, No Life

Pedro Cortes
Associate Editor

Pedro Cortes has been known to swoon at the sight of a robot. This is understandable, as robots are pretty awesome.

Here's another Ultra Street Fighter 4 trailer to wet your whistle

Engineering Team


Niero Gonzalez
Network Founder, Publisher

Publisher of Japanator. Giant dork.

Test NSFW Post!

James Sanders