Kim Richards, under the username NanoSounds, born December 15th, 1984, is a Content Producer for the Yogscast. She started her work at the Yogscast as a freelance editor, but later made a YouTube channel in 2013 and became a full-time Content Producer. Alongside game commentary, Kim also acts as the Yogscast's reporter in the field with Hannah for events such as E3, Gamescom, and PAX. She and Hannah also interview game developers during these events.
Yogscast Website SummaryEdit
Kim joined the Yogscast as a video editor, but coming from a presenting background, she was soon allowed in front of the camera again. Armed with her trusty Totoro, a bowl of noodles and an ever changing accent, Kim’s continuing mission is to seek out new videogames and boldly go where no Pokémon has gone before.
- The following table shows the games and series' Kim Richards has played or participated in.
- Kim's accent changes depending on who she is with, since she has lived and grown up in so many different places.
- Kim is known to be a huge professional wrestling fan and has met professional wrestlers: Mick Foley, CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, Jerry Lawler, Zack Ryder, and Steve Austin.
- Kim has dyslexia.
- Kim likes to farm.
- Kim is 5 feet tall (152 cm).
- Kim is a size 3 (35) in shoes.
- Kim was born in England to an English father and a Malaysian mother; straight after being born, her mother took her back to Malaysia.
- Kim has lived in Penang, Stavanger, Aberdeen, Falkirk, Hull, Venezuela, Colombia, Shanghai, Milton Keynes, Liverpool, and Bath.
- Kim's favourite animal is a Red Panda.
- Kim's favourite video game series are Final Fantasy, The Legend of Zelda, Persona, and Silent Hill.
- Kim can speak English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Hokkien and Bahasa Melayu.
- Kim has a crush on Benedict Cumberbatch.
- Kim went to the same university as Rosie Jones, Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, and obtained a degree in sound technology.
- Kim is lactose intolerant.
- Kim was the guest of episode 173 of The Shaft Podcast.
- Kim in her Mandrew costume is in the iOS mobile game, Crazy Taxi City Rush, as a playable character.
- Kim had laser eye surgery.
- Kim's hair used to be dyed bright red, and she has recently returned to this colour.
- Kim has a half-brother.
- Kim went to a Christian school and studied Latin.
- Kim used to work in a gadget shop.
- Kim used to have a guitar; she sold it to Trott.
- Kim doesn't drink alcohol.
- Kim enjoys noodles.
- Kim can play the piano.
- Kim has scoliosis.
- Kim's favourite colour is red.
- Kim used to smoke but has quit.
- Kim has three scars. One on her head, one in her mouth and one on her hand.
- Kim was cheated on once and described it as "the worst thing in the world."
- Kim fell in love with her friend when she was younger.
- Kim does not own a microwave.
- Kim loved the Care Bears when she was younger.
- Kim had tickets to Michael Jackson's last concert.
- Kim has watched all of the Star Trek movies back to back over the space of 2 and a half days.
- Kim is a huge Alan Partridge Fan.
- Kim once won a trip to the Cadbury World chocolate factory.
- While driving, Kim listens to either Radio 4 or her Spotify playlist of songs by South Korean pop group Girls' Generation.
- Kim is currently playing the character Jiǔtóu Zhìjī Jīng in the weekly High Rollers D&D stream.
- Kim dislikes the shrill sound produced when one folds a paper.
- On her Pride Solidarity Stream (22:50), which was organized to raise money for the ILGA, Kim confirmed she is still uncertain of her sexuality and what she would label it as, but has had boyfriends and girlfriends in the past. She also advocates for equal rights for everyone regardless of race, religion or sexual orientation.
- *Kim's username, Nanosounds, is a combination of two separate ideas. The "Nano-" is due to the fact that she is very short and "-sounds" comes from the fact that she used to be a sound engineer. She ended up putting the name on her business cards and it stuck.
- "Hey guys, it's Kim here, and welcome to..."
- "Yer mum."
- "Up yer bum."
- "Oh my days."
- "Boom, head shot."
- "Just put a plaster on it..."
- "Uh...we have noodles!"
- "Jiminy Cricket."
- "Bling bling bling!"
- "Ahhh, Sjin help!"
- "Get him, get him, get him!"
- "Why, Sjin Why!"
- "Ohhh dear."
- "This is the worst!"
- "They're our friends Duncan...We don't eat friends."
- "Holy butts!"
- "It's alright Duncan, I'm coming."
- "Jesus wept."
| Content Producers: Lewis Brindley (Xephos), Simon Lane (Honeydew), Duncan Jones (Lalna), Paul Sykes (Sjin), |
Chris Lovasz (Sips), Hannah Rutherford (Lomadia), Kim Richards (NanoSounds), Martyn Littlewood (InTheLittleWood),
Chris Trott (Trottimus), Alex Smith (Alsmiffy), Ross Hornby (Djh3max), Mark Turpin (Turpster),
Joakim Hellstrand (Rythian), Liam MacKay (Nilesy), Keith Steinbach (BebopVox), Zoey Proasheck (Zoeya),
John Cochrane (Panda), William Strife (Linkthe1st), Ted Forsyth (Pyrion Flax), Rick van Laanen (Zylus), FyreUK, CaffCast, Heychrissa
Editing: Tom Bates, Alex Turner, Matthew Toffolo
Technical: Tom Clark, Sam Gibbs, Steve Bruce, Adrian Ruiz, Adam Davis
Community: Ben Edgar, Harry Marshall, Mark Hulmes, Rich Keith
Art: Nina-Serena, Ciaran Askew
PlayStation Access: Nathan Ditum, Rob Pearson, Dave Jackson