Steve Bennett

Steve Bennett is an anime and graphic artist, born in Tokyo Japan. He worked on several early anime series, such as Urusei Yatsuraand Yamamoto, with Studio Aoehyma in Tokyo. For several years, he was art director of Studio Ironcat, a manga-publication company in the U.S. He has worked on several web comics, including The Angel of St. Thomasand Baba Bhalu. Stevehas attended loads of anime conventions over the years and has also been a guest speaker at institutions such as the Iowa Museum of Art and The Freer Gallery of Art.

Steve lives with his wife, Nikki, in the Seattle area where they are busy with several projects. Hejust illustrated a cover for Nikki’s new YA novel, 9thStreet Ninjas, and is busy working on commissioned projects. He and Nikki just held their first dual art show in Port Townsend, WA, are now selling artwork on Find out more about Steve’s adventures at!

Steve is looking forward to seeing old friends and meeting new ones at Katsucon 2019.