J.A. Laraque was born on February 19th in Chicago, Illinois. He is an author, filmmaker, screenwriter, and On-Air personality known for The Obsolete Gamer Show (2014) and has appeared on various gaming related shows including 1337 Lounge Live (2012) and Game Talk Live (2013). J.A. began his online gaming career after working for Alienware Computers and has also worked for Origin PC and Nexon.