Our mission is to help anime, manga, and Japan-related clubs and organizations through information, materials, sponsorships, programs, forms, contests and advice.
Jd Banks is an American who lived in Japan as an English teacher and now resides in California. Before going to Japan, Jd graduated from San Diego State University in Fine Arts and Kinesiology. She has experience in marketing, book editing and reviewing, web design, freelance art commissions, local politics, podcasting, and journalism. She currently organizes the Black Nerds Expo, blogs on JadesEscape.com, runs an anime club help site (AnimeAscendant.com), and offers art services on Black Bear Cat Press.