Kate Luther is a former writer for ThoughtCo who spent over 11 years organizing, restructuring, and publishing new content for the anime section of the website. "Speed Racer" was Luther's first introduction to anime back in the 1970s, and she's been hooked ever since; other early favorites include "Transformers," "Sailor Moon," and imported copies of "Dragon Ball Z."
In the 1990s, Luther was a co-owner of Toys From the Crypt, a collectible toy and comic shop in Garland, Texas, that specialized in Japanimation merchandise. Through the store, Luther exhibited at numerous conventions and toy fairs, including the popular Fantasy Fair. She also previously served as the editor for TerraShare.com's "Dragon Ball Z" site, providing in-depth coverage of one of the most popular anime series of all time.Luther has since covered a variety of anime series, ranging from classics such as "Astro Boy" and "Evangelion" to the more recent "InuYasha," "Bleach," and "Witch Hunter Robin." She has also interviewed up and coming creators such as Plastic Pixel and Studio Art FX's Terrence Walker and attended numerous conventions such as Wizard World Dallas and AnimeFEST.
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