Founded in 2014, Mugen Creations found its roots as a video game localization company. It has since grown to encompass a range of other services to support a variety of industries and projects.

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Taylor Matthews, CEO

Taylor Matthews


Experience working in game development at a variety of game companies such as Bandai Namco, Applibot, Cygames, and Drecom. Mugen is his localization company which he built from the ground up and has worked on over 70 projects.

Steve Heller, Director of Operations

Steve Heller

Director of Operations

One of the founding members of Fellow Traveller Games (formerly Surprise Attack Games). Steve was instrumental to the development, production, and release phases of the critically acclaimed Hacknet, Screencheat, and the award-winning Orwell series.

Scott Whelden, Director of Communications

Scott Whelden

Director of Communications

Scott is an award-winning communications manager from Hawaii, where he won the prestigious Pele Gold Award for the best social media campaign in the state. Since moving to Japan, Scott has grown the communities of both established IPs and totally new projects significantly, having a positive impact on community sentiment and awareness.

Sayako Templeton

Sayako Templeton

Director of Translation

Sayako is an industry veteran with over 10 years of experience in translation and has managed localization projects for over 2 years. She has been involved in countless translation projects for big names in a range of industries including IT, video games, business & finance, marketing (transcreation), and life science.

Michael Rosilies

Michael Rosilies

Translation Manager

Michael Rosiles was a freelance translator for a number of years, handling interpreting work for film festivals such as SXSW and Fantastic Fest, as well as translation of a large number of games. Now, he handles translation projects with work on such games as Caravan Stories and Sekiro.

Ryan Jarmon, SNS Manager

Ryan Jarmon

SNS Manager

Ryan is a passionate and incredibly detailed community manager. He began his career working with Microsoft as a community engagement expert with their new streaming platform, Mixer. Ryan is now working from the US for Mugen-Creations, meaning that he manages his projects in native US time.