designer and artist who had worked for The Pokemon Company since 2003
as an illustrator and creative design director on various games in the
popular monster-collecting series such as the Heart Gold & Soul Silver franchise and the most recent Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire for Nintendo 3DS, among many others.
Cause of Death: Crushed to death by a falling tree during a freak windstorm
Born: June 15, 1973
Died: March 13, 2016
Location: Seattle, Washington