Voice Actor Kikuko Inoue to Be Otakon Guest
Washington, D.C. (June 11, 2019) – Veteran voice actor Kikuko Inoue, known for her many signature anime roles, will be a guest at Otakon 2019, according to Otakorp Inc. More recently, she plays Mayumi Tachibana in "MIX."
Inoue's work has spanned over 20 years of anime, often playing the "perfect girlfriend" or "motherly" role in many series. In addition to her role in "MIX," some of her major anime roles include Macrophage in "Cells at Work!," Nurse Joy in "Pokémon," Amelie in "Death Stranding," Belldandy in "Oh! My Goddess", Lust in "Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood" and Kasumi Tendo in "Ranma ½."
Other roles include I-No in "Guilty Gear"; Alex and Luna Noa in "Lunar: The Silver Star"; Chianti in "Detective Conan (Case Closed)"; Aina Sahalin in "Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team"; Sanae Furukawa in "Clannad"; Minerva Orlando in "Fairy Tail"; Sheherazad in "Fate Grand Order"; Liete in "Grandia"; The Boss, Rosemarie, Sunny Emmerich, and Chico in the "Meal Gear Solid" series.
Otakon 2019 will be held July 26-28, 2019 at the Walter Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.
ABOUT OTAKON AND OTAKORP, INC.: Now entering its twenty-sixth year, Otakon is an annual celebration of Japanese and East Asian popular culture, and also one of the largest gatherings of fans in the United States. Otakon celebrates popular culture as a gateway to deeper understanding of Asian culture, and has grown along with the enthusiasm for anime, manga, video games, and music from the Far East. Historically, Otakon has drawn up to 34,000 people for three days each year (for a paid attendance of over 100,000 turnstile attendees). Otakon is a membership based convention sponsored by Otakorp, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based, 501(c)3 educational non- profit whose mission is to promote the appreciation of Asian culture, primarily through its media and entertainment. Otakorp, Inc. is directed by an all-volunteer, unpaid staff – we are run by fans, for fans.
For more information about Otakorp, Inc., see http://www.otakon.com/otakorp/index.asp
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