Kate Mitchell (gamblignant8) is the creator of the Perfectly Generic Podcast, a podcast about Homestuck, Hiveswap and related independent media. They serve as script consultant for Vast Error and originated Snowbound Blood, a visual novel set in the universe of Vast Error.

Active beyond fandom, they have previously written for the SCP Foundation, managed political campaigns, established a professional esports team, and worked in user experience and graphic design. They believe, correctly, that Vriska Serket is a trans lesbian.