Rider4Z

AMV Rockstar

Rider4Z, co-founder with her husband Stryyder of Otaku Lounge Productions, is a well-known editor in the AMV community. She has been editing for over 15 years and has produced over 50 award winning videos ranging from music videos to parody trailers. She specializes in AMV Contest intros to hype up audiences before shows, is a three-time Iron Editor champion, has won Fan-Favorite at Otafest twice, and has taken home several Best in Shows at conventions including Animethon, Anime Expo, and Anime Boston. Some of her best known videos include Deadpunch, The Optimists, and Unsheathed.

Rider has also provided various AMV programming for anime conventions. For 4 years she successfully coordinated Anime Conji’s AMV contest in San Diego, California. She and her husband also love putting together blocks for Vlad’s AMV rooms and interacting with audiences.

While coordinating Anime Conji’s AMV contest from 2013-2016, Rider offered a custom painting of her favorite entry which became a very popular and coveted award. While she’s currently not coordinating any contests she does still make a painting for her favorite entry to another contest in the USA that is peer judged.