Peaceful Respite is a website dedicated to covering Japanese and Japanese-inspired video games through text, video, and audio content.

Peaceful Respite started in 2009 as a fan blog about anime and games, and it was revived in 2017. Follow along on Twitter and YouTube.

Need to get in touch? Send an email to contact@peacefulrespite.com.


Peaceful Respite is a hobby site and has no advertising or affiliate links. All content is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, which means anyone can share and adapt the content for non-commercial projects, as long as there is attribution and it is shared under the same license.


Brett Chalupa

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Brett is the creator and maintainer of Peaceful Respite. He develops software professionally. One of his earliest memories of playing games is playing Pokémon Yellow on his Gameboy in elementary school.

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