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Jonathan 'Catalyst' Grey

President

Jonathan is the founder and president of EventHubs. He's been playing fighting games actively since 1991, back when Street Fighter 2 was released.

He's also a full stack developer, familiar with Python, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, plus web and database technologies like Apache, UWSGI, PostgreSQL, Django and more.

Grey worked for an E. W. Scripps newspaper, in a fast-paced newsroom as the online editor, before he started EventHubs back in 2007.

Jonathan is the co-host of the EventHubs Podcast where he helps break down the latest news and information in the fighting game community.

From Street Fighter to Mortal Kombat, and all other stops in between, he's devoted decades of his life to finding and sharing news and information about fighting games with fans of the genre.



Past stories:
Catalyst and Velociraptor's tier lists for Street Fighter 5; we also discuss site content, local communities and input lag - EventHubs Podcast
Tier list madness has officially hit EventHubs, and because we wanted to join in on the mayhem, Velociraptor and I crafted our own breakdowns for...


Crap tier characters aren't worth the trouble in Street Fighter 5, we examine why; hidden balance changes & what Capcom can do better - EHubs Podcast
A few characters have a very difficult time competing at high levels in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition. In this episode of the EventHubs Podcast, we...


We discuss reports of racism in Daytona during CEO 2018; is Cammy becoming a problem in Street Fighter 5? EventHubs Podcast
CEO (Community Effort Orlando) is one of the biggest and best events in the fighting game community, but reports of racism in Daytona Beach, Florida,...


Disgusting confirm from Fujimura, Sako gets namesake combos going and some ridiculous comebacks - CEO 2018 Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition highlights
The Capcom Pro Tour premier event, CEO 2018, is now finished up, and some terrific Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition action went down.The event ran...


How strong is Cody early on? Why playing the 'right' way in Street Fighter 5 can be wrong, and how to adjust like a pro - EventHubs podcast
Capcom has put together a win with the release of Cody in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition, as he is the most compelling Season 3 character so far for...


Poll results: Who are the worst characters in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition season 3.5?
Update: The results are in! Hit the jump below to see who our readers think is the worst.Earlier: Many people feel like Street Fighter 5: Arcade...


Dan was Capcom's answer to SNK ripping off Ryu and Ken in Art of Fighting
Back in early 1990s, Street Fighter 2 was every where you looked. The game was such a massive success, some of the U.S. sales people at Capcom were...


I'm skeptical Dead or Alive 6 will stick with scaling back sexual content, because of history and bikini wedgies
Ever since the Dead or Alive 6 team said "we made a conscious decision to make the characters less sexualized," I've been pretty skeptical of their...


Capcom still making almost half a million dollars on the original Street Fighter film every year
Remember how crappy the original 1994 Street Fighter film was? Bad acting, poorly adapted characters, trying to squeeze way too many people into an...


Air Man and Devil May Cry costumes, Survival mode changes coming to Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition
With the announcement of Devil May Cry 5 at E3 2018, Capcom revealed costumes from that franchise would be making their way to Street Fighter 5:...