TouhouCon 2015 to Host Metal Gear Solid Composer/Producer Rika Muranaka
posted on by Karen Ressler
TouhouCon announced on Friday that it will host video game music producer and composer Rika Muranaka at its September 18-20 convention in Anaheim, California. In addition to hosting panels and autograph sessions, she will be one of the judges for the karaoke contest.
Muranaka is based in Tokyo and Los Angeles. She has worked with Konami and Kojima Productions to compose songs for Metal Gear Solid games, including Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. She also contributed songs to Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Silent Hill.
Other guests announced for the convention include voice actress and singer Nomico, illustrators Sunao Minakata, Banpai Akira, and Shinoasa, musical producers REDALiCE, ARM, and Masayoshi Minoshima, independent artist Henry Liao, musical dōjin circle Yūhei Satellite, violinist TAM from TAMUSIC, illustrator ideolo, music producer Marasy, Touhou illustrator Kozō, pianist and producer Akai Ryūsei, and Reitaisai's president Takahiro Hojo.