J-M DeFoggi has been fascinated by the cultures, languages, and myths of the Ancient Near East for most of his life. This passion, and a love of theology and writing, led him to pursue a master's degree in Theology, with an emphasis on Biblical languages. He is the Lead Developer for Strange Owl Games, working on a variety of new games and product lines, and also writes for the 13th Age and Torg Eternity roleplaying games. J-M also streams on Iconic Production's Twitch and YouTube channels multiple times a week. An avid gamer, he lives in Grand Prairie, Texas, with his wife and son.