Les Claypool was the owner/operator of Magnitude 8 Post from 1989 to 2016. Starting in January of 1992, he was approached by U.S. Renditions and L.A. Hero to provide audio services for their new joint venture of dubbing anime into English. Early projects from the “garage studio days” included episodes of Orguss, Macross II, Guyver, Ambassador Magma, and Giant Robo.

Quickly outgrowing the garage, Les’ facility eventually grew to encompass multiple rooms in two locations. Anime and game credits include Ace Combat, Akira (2001 Version), Ambassador Magma, Appleseed, Armitage III (series & movies), Big O, Blackjack, Black Magic M-66, Castlevania, Castle of Cagliostro (1999 & 2015), Catnapped, Code Geass, Cowboy Bebop 5.1 Remixes, Devil May Cry, Dot Hack, El Hazard, Fist of the North Star, Giant Robo, Ghost in the Shell, Ghost in the Shell: Innocence & Solid State Society, Gundam 0080, 0083, and MS 08th Team, Guyver: Dark Hero (music score), Lain, Legend of Black Heaven, Macross Plus, Ninja Scroll, Orguss 02, GitS: Stand Alone Complex (52 eps.), Streetfighter II (including the 2015 restoration and remix), Tri-Gun, Wings of Honneamise, and Wolf’s Rain.