NHK is closing out 2017 with a bang: the 100th anniversary of Japanese animation will end with a special filled with appearances by voice actors, artists, and more from the world of anime.
The channel has just released the roster for this month's Nippon Anime 100 Ake-Ome! Seiyuu Cast special. And it's a massive one.
Announcer Chiaki Matsuzawa will be hosting the event, accompanied by musician Takanori Nishikawa (know better by his stage name T.M.Revolution). Also appearing will be:
-- Kana Asumi (Yuno, Hidamari Sketch)
-- Yuka Ozaki (Serval, Kemono Friends)
-- Yuuki Ono (Josuke Higashikata, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
-- Kengo Kawanishi (Rei Kiriyama, March Comes in Like a Lion)
-- Katsuyuki Konishi (Kamina, Gurren Lagann)
-- Mikako Komatsu (Cinnabar, Land of the Lustrous)
-- Tomokazu Seki (Touya Kinomoto, Cardcaptor Sakura0
-- Ayahi Takagaki (Lisbeth, Sword Art Online)
-- Haruka Tomatsu (Asuna, Sword Art Online)
-- Kaori Nazuka (Nunnally, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion)
-- Romi Park (Edward Elric, Fullmetal Alchemist)
-- Hiroaki Hirata (Kotetsu T. Kaburagi, Tiger & Bunny)
-- Masakazu Morita (Ichigo Kurosaki, Bleach)
Joining them will be anime critics Ryusuke Hikawa and Ryota Fujitsu.
The event will be broadcast live on December 31. Fans who ...read more