Starting in 2009 and ending in 2011, Chobot hosted a daily show titled "IGN Daily Fix"; the first episode aired March 23, 2009.In addition, she contributes columns, features and reviews and runs a blog on IGN.Chobot is also a former contributor to FHM UK,, and has made multiple appearances on G4's "Filter" and "Attack of the Show! She has also hosted a videogame preview segment for Fuel TV's, "The Daily Habit", and co-hosts on Lifeskool TV's, "Gamer's Dojo".

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She has hosted the IGN shows IGN Strategize and Weekly Wood, which also runs on Xbox Live; and she used to present the IGN Daily Fix.

Since 2013 she is the host of Nerdist News for Nerdist Industries.

Jessica Chobot was born on July 7, 1977 in Buffalo, New York.

Her family moved from town to town frequently during her youth.

Before entering high school, Chobot lived in several places on the East Coast and the Midwest.

Supplementing her love of video games is an obsession with Japanese culture, especially anime and manga.In 2006, Chobot was hired full-time by to take over hosting responsibilities for the network's IGN Weekly show which is still running.Her segments included stand-up introductions as well as "woman-on-the-street" pieces.Chobot and Ryan Dunn starred in Proving Ground, a program whose airing cycle was disrupted by Dunn's death in an automotive crash on June 20, 2011 after the end of production; the program was pulled from airing for a month before returning to finish its run beginning on July 19, 2011. In 2006-2007, she co-wrote a sci-fi script with writer/director/creator of Tron, Steven Lisberger, for Soul Code. She voiced news reporter Diana Allers in Mass Effect 3, a character modelled in her likeness.Chobot has appeared on commercials for ADV's Anime Network On Demand cable station, and lent her likeness to Symbiote Studios Toy Company for two limited-edition anime-style sculptures. Current collaborations include an anime-style collectible figurine in development with Symbiote Studios, a representative of Ji women's apparel line. This last was later revealed to be what one journalist described as a "grotesque instance" of journalists being too close to publishers when it came out that Chobot had previewed the game on G4TV and written that she was a huge fan of Bio Ware, though both Chobot and IGN made it known that she would not review the game in any official capacity.In 2015 Chobot acted as one of the judges on the revived sixth series of robotic combat game show Battlebots, and she acted as Samus Aran for the movie "METROID: THE SKY CALLS", which was produced by a studio named Rainfall.