Category Archives: Interviews

20 Questions: The Erica Mendez Edition

While in attendance at Colorado Anime Fest 2017, we were graced by the talent of Erica Mendez. So graceful was she that we were allowed not only the opportunity to interview her, but film said interview. Observe with your very eyes said interview! On a...


Chattin’ with Chris Patton

While attending the 2016 Nan Desu Kan in Denver, CO we met up with a favorite voice actor of ours, Chris Patton. Sorry for the potato quality everyone, we forgot to bring our tripod with us and the camera had a difficult time focusing....


2 vs 2 with Blake Shepard and Samantha Inoue-Harte [Video]

After the prior interview with Samantha Inoue-Harte was interrupted, we picked things back up with her and Blake Shepard. So, to start things out while we were at Anime Southwest, we dove back in to asking about everything that goes into being a voice actor....


The BentoByte Guide to a First Time Trip in Tokyo

If you are planning on making the excursion to Japan one day and have absolute zero idea when to go or what to see, don’t worry! BentoByte has you covered. We may be a collective of nerds but we are also avid travelers that...



A Series of Unfortunately Random Questions with Arryn Zech

While at attendance at Denver’s annual Starfest, we had a quick moment to sit down and chat with the lovely Arryn Zech. Arryn is the voice behind popular characters such as Blake Belladonna in RWBY and Dr. Emily Grey in Red vs. Blue. She is currently...


A Sit Down Interview with Chris Patton

While at Colorado Anime Fest, we had an opportunity to sit down with Chris Patton and have a little chat. Chris Patton is the voice actor behind famous works such as: Greed in Fullmetal Alchemist, Sousuke Sagara from Full Metal Panic!, Rentaro Satomi from Black Bullet, Run from Akame ga...


An Interview with Matt Mercer

While hanging out at Colorado Anime Fest we met up with Matt Mercer to discuss the finer things in life like: eating dessert only at Casa Bonita, shameless plugs, and boning characters in Attack on Titan. For those who do not know, Matt Mercer...


The Mesmerizing Art of Andrew Ferez

Recently, BentoByte had the opportunity to interview Andrew Ferez, a fantasy, surrealist illustrator from Moscow, whose work has captivated imaginations around the world. Here’s what he had to tell us — and, of course, it’s necessary to share some of his lovely artwork here...


Interview with Lilatron Cosplay

We were given the opportunity to have a private interview with Lily Rutledge-Ellison (known by her cosplay page name of Lilatron Cosplay) about her time on King of the Nerds, how she started in the world of cosplay, advice on being a competitive or casual...


Animeland Wasabi 2015: Thoughts & Impressions

It was quite the journey attending this year’s Animeland Wasabi 2015 powered by Sukoshi Con. Matt and I weren’t exactly sure what entirely to expect throughout the duration of the 3 day event. We did our best to attend as many panels as possible and meet all...


Interview with Stuart Zagnit and Lucien Dodge

While over at Animeland Wasabi 2015 we had the opportunity to have a sit down chat with Stuart Zagnit and Lucien Dodge. Both being very talented and famous voice actors responsible for some of our favorite characters over the past years of anime. Stuart...