Bios

Name: Brittain LaRiviere
Alias: Britt

Age:
Location: Dallas Fort Worth, Texas
Joined Staff: Been here from the start
Favourite game(s): Zelda Franchise
Quote: “It’s a Christmas miracle!” Lolz
Pastimes: Gaming, of course

Name: Chase LaRiviere
Alias: Chase, CommentatorGuy

Age:
Location: Dallas Fort Worth, Texas
Joined Staff: Been here from the start
Favourite game(s): Halo Franchise
Quote: “That was clutch”
Pastimes: Gaming and Sports

Name: Robbie Davis
Alias: Localretard

Age:
Location: Georgia
Joined Staff: Metroid Marathon (August 2008)
Favourite game(s): Skies of Arcadia, Super Mario RPG/Paper Mario series, Kirby series
Quote: *To Rob* “Wow! You really are short.”
Occupation: Full time student
Pastimes: Creating and writing music, Developing websites, Writing short stories, Reading comic books, Sleeping

Name: Joseph Baltes II
Alias: Baltes, thebaltes, the_baltes, Gunslinger

Age:
Location: Winchester, Virginia
Joined Staff: Mother/Earthbound Marathon (August 2008)
Favourite game(s): Final Fantasy series
Quote: “Move bridge, get out the way, get out the way bridge, get out the way”, “Who the hell did I hit?”
Occupation: Carpenter

Name: Sebastien
Alias: Blackduck

Age:
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Joined Staff: Halloween Marathon (October 2009)
Favourite game(s): Super Smash Bros Melee, Loony Land 2, Secret of Mana
Quote: “Please don’t post in all caps, we want everybody to have a fair chance to have their messages read.”
Pastimes: Playing/making video games, socializing on the internet, and school

Name: Benjamin Borneman
Alias: Bud

Age: not provided
Location: Kennedale, Texas
Joined Staff: The first marathon?
Favourite game(s): Mario, Pokemon, Halo, Starcraft
Quote: /care
Occupation: Baller
Pastimes: Hustlin’

Name: Cameron
Alias: Cameron, Shweex, Noremac

Age:
Location: Kennedale, TX
Joined Staff: Mario Marathon (July 2008)
Favourite game(s): Heroes of Newearth, Illusion of Gaia, Super Smash Bros Melee/Brawl
Quote: “hi”
Pastimes: stuff

Name: Daniel Lewis
Alias: None

Age:
Location: DFW Texas
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (March 2008)
Favourite game(s): Mega Man, Metroid, Diablo, Zelda

Name: Diana
Alias: Diana3

Age:
Location: USA
Joined Staff: I’ve been watching since the first one 😀
Favourite game(s): OOT, Windwaker, Super Mario Galaxy, Harvest Moon DS
Quote: “<3 <3 <3”
Pastimes: N/A

Name: Erik Hackett
Alias: erik

Age:
Location: Arlington, TX
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (March 2008)
Favourite game(s): Pokemon (actual games, not rumble and all those), Metroid series, both Paper Marios, CS 1.6, UT 2k4
Quote: N/A
Pastimes: N/A

Name: Ferenc Gogos
Alias: Ferenc, Grues0me

Age:
Location: Newfoundland, Canada
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (June 2008)
Favourite game(s): Mount & Blade, Bionic Commando(NES)
Quote: “I’m not exactly what you’d call an ornithologist but to the untrained eye you appear to be quite the silly goose.”
Occupation: Student and part time pizza maker
Pastimes: Watching science fiction TV shows and playing video games

Name: Christophe Fettouhi
Alias: Fettouhi

Age:
Location: Denmark
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (June 2008)
Favourite game(s): The list would be too long.
Quote: “It’s Pepsi Time.”

Name: Caleb
Alias: Toast, French Toast

Age:
Location: That place, you know, the one that’s by that other place
Joined Staff: Mario Marathon (June 2010)
Favourite game(s): Super Metroid, Earthbound, Team Fortress 2
Quote: “PUN.”

Name: Ryan Hoover
Alias: None

Age:
Location: DFW Texas
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (June 2008)
Favourite game(s): Spyro, Zelda, Halo

Name: Lester Graham
Alias: JaggerG, UnstoppableGob, TheSpudGamer

Age:
Location: National City, California
Joined Staff: Mario Marathon (June 2010)
Favourite game(s): Bomberman 64, Mega Man Zero, Donkey Kong Country 2, Jumper 2
Quote:“I like your hat.”
Pastimes:Speedrunning, IRC, Bacon

Name: LLK
Alias: Anatotitan, Jaz

Age: Not Provided
Location: The deepest pit of your soul, where all your regrets and broken dreams lie
Joined Staff: I WILL NEVER BE ACCEPTED AS PART OF TSG T_T or I guess the Final Fantasy Marathon (2009)
Favourite game(s): Yoshi’s Island, Viewtiful Joe, DDR, Team Fortress 2, Dynamite Headdy
Quote: “No listen, it’s the perfect scam. First I gain the trust of these dorks running this video game charity…”
Occupation: Freelance go-kart impersonator
Pastimes: Reading horrible internet posts in funny voices

Name: Cody Shaw
Alias: Ninboycl, Ninboyclink

Age:
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Joined Staff: Metroid Marathon (August 2008)
Favourite game(s): The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina of Time – HALF LIFE (Everything by valve)
Quote:“RAWRAWRAWA! THAT’S SHENANNIDICULOUS! …. wat”

Name: Benjamin Toy Yoder
Alias: Oculin

Age:
Location: Conyers, Georgia
Joined Staff: Resident Evil Marathon (October 2009)
Favourite game(s): Skies of Arcadia, Disaster: Day of Crisis, and Resident Evil 4
Quote: “ehhh. That takes effort…”
Occupation: Successfully unemployed
Pastimes: Playin the vidya, watchin the animu, and being lazy

Name: Oscar Jimenez
Alias: FatMexicanGuy

Age:
Location: Arlington, Texas
Joined Staff: From the beginning
first played during the first Metroid Marathon (August 2008)
Favourite game(s): Starcraft, Pokémon
Occupation: Student

Name: Paul Francis
Alias: HomieDontMess

Age:
Location: Dallas, TX
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (June 2008)
Favourite game(s): Bioshock, Mario 64, Diablo 2, Starcraft, Pokemon
Quote: “Hey! I’ve got a joke”
Occupation: Student/Computer Programmer
Pastimes: Watching movies and dominating in fantasy football

Name: Philip Elder
Alias: MSico, TheStudGamer, myrrthsicopath

Age:
Location: Lewisville, Texas
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (June 2008)
Favourite game(s): Mario 64, Secret of Evermore, Twilight Princess
Quote: “I don’t MAKE love. I AM love.”
Occupation: Grad student – chiropractic
Pastimes: Writing, gaming, being awesome

Name: Akira “Mark” Fujita
Alias: Psychotaku

Age: not provided
Location: Osaka, Japan
Joined Staff: Metroid Marathon (March 2010)
Favourite game(s): Umihara Kawase Shun, Tobal 2, Parodius, Ore No Ryori, Para Para Paradise
Quote: “Psychotaku, Otaku Saikoooooo!”
Occupation: Reviewer, Film Maker
Pastimes: Anime, Manga, Video Games, Pro Wrestling

Name: Robert Ostrout
Alias: Rob Zombie, Ostriker, RoundeRob, GreenShirtGuy

Age:
Location: Arlington, Texas
Joined Staff: First marathon
Favourite game(s): Zelda, Metal Gear, Mass Effect,Bioshock, Final Fantasy, Mother 3
Quote: “Prosky”
Occupation: Rockin out
Pastimes: Gaming, Poker and all sorts of sports

Name: Megan Landrum
Alias: Ruju, Rujutoshi, The Female, and inappropriate words not meant for young ears

Age:
Location: Ohio
Joined Staff: Metroid Marathon (May 2011)
Favourite game(s): Metal Gear Solid series, Fallout 3, Mass Effect series, Spyro, Super Smash Bros., Lion King
Quote: “SO PRECIOUS!”, “Mmhmm.” “*insert quote from The Lion King*”
Pastimes: Watching The Lion King, Traveling, Eating Denny’s nachos, and being AWESOME.

Name: Ryan Barrow
Alias: Rust

Age:
Location: Central Coast, NSW, Australia
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (March 2008)
Favourite game(s): Jet Set Radio Future, Pokemon, Zelda, Halo series, Team Fortress 2, Ace Attorney series, Street Fighter
Quote: “Gentlemen.”

Name: Kyle Tallaire
Alias: Sonic62

Age:
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Joined Staff: Zelda Marathon (June 2008)
Favourite game(s): Sonic The Hedgehog 2
Quote: “Way Past Cool!”
Pastimes: Video gaming!

Name: Sam Sherman
Alias: StopDropAndBear

Age:
Location: Texas
Joined Staff: Mario Marathon (June 2010)
Favourite game(s): Bioshock, Space Station: Silicon Valley, Twilight Princess, Banjo-Tooie, Fallout 3
Quote: “Grr and such.
Pastimes: Hasslin’ jerks, punching Phil, hibernating.

Name: Tyler Tuttle
Alias: Tyler2

Age:
Location: DFW Texas
Joined Staff: Metroid (March 2010)
Favourite game(s): Halo

Name: Tyler Worthington
Alias: Nintenuendo, The Chief, Big Papa, Stud, and Giggles

Age:
Location: Arlington, Texas
Joined Staff: From the start, son!
Favourite game(s): The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker, the Halo series, Mass Effect 2, World of WarCraft
Quote: “I have magical powers… but don’t tell the Indian Chief!”
Occupation: Sales representative for Hewlett-Packard, full-time Bad mutha-SHUT YO MOUTH!
Pastimes: Gaming, writing, eating IHOP, scheming