|Born|| Christopher Niosi|
December 31, 1988 (age 30)
Northport, Long Island, New York
|Residence||Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California|
|Occupation||Self-employed artist and voice actor|
|Years active||2006 - present|
|Tome: Terrain of Magical Expertise|
|Tumblr||KIRB'S RUMBLIN' N TUMBLIN'|
Christopher "Chris" Niosi, also known as Kirbopher, is the creator of the web series TOME (short for Terrain of Magical Expertise) and a YouTube animator. Since 2004, he has worked in animation, character designing, animation directing, storyboarding, writing, voice acting and voice directing. In 2011, Chris graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York with a Bachelor’s Degree in traditional animation. He moved to Los Angeles in 2014 to pursue his dream of working in the animation industry. Aside from his YouTube channel, Chris works in freelance on the side.
Kirbopher has appeared in the Game Exchange episode Super Mario RPG Translated: Game Exchange VS Kirbopher, in which he and Gaijin Goombah put their cultural trivia about the game to the test by seeing who knows more about the game culture-wise. At the end of the episode Aki Goombah interrupts them and forces them to make up. He also helped Drake and Kenny in Crossover and Smash History, helping them with the Mega Man timeline and explaining Bowser and Bowser Jr.'s history in Super Smash Bros.