Aaron Thornton studied at the Genesee Community College from 2005 to 2007, and resumed his studies there between 2010 and 2011. He graduated in digital arts, science and math.
Aaron Thornton started working as a freelance video game reviewer for IGN between 2008 and 2009. In 2010, he joined WayForward as a community manager. As such, he was the community manager for the iOS version of Shantae: Risky's Revenge and Shantae and the Pirate's Curse.
This is a list of projects Aaron Thornton was involved in according to Mobygames.
- Mighty Flip Champs! - PR (2009)
- Shantae: Risky's Revenge - iOS community manager (2010)
- Mighty Switch Force! - community manager (2011)
- Mighty Switch Force! 2 - community manager (2013)
- Disney DuckTales Remastered - community manager (2013)
- Shantae and the Pirate's Curse - community manager (2014)
- Mighty Switch Force! Hose It Down! - community manager (2015)