Peaceful Respite is a website dedicated to covering Japanese and Japanese-inspired video games. The goal of the site is to create stories, reviews, videos, and podcasts.

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

Peaceful Respite was started on November 20, 2015. Keep up with Peaceful Respite on Twitter, YouTube, and Tumblr.


Brett Chalupa


Brett is the creator and maintainer of Peaceful Respite. His profession is developing software for the non-profit charity: water. One of his earliest memories of playing games is playing Pokémon Yellow on his Gameboy in elementary school.

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