Akira Ishida Confirmed to Voice All Characters in "Higanjima X" Special Episode
Akira Ishida Confirmed to Voice All Characters in “Higanjima X” Special Episode
Tokyo-based company TETRA confirmed today that 50-year-old popular anime voice actor Akira Ishida is playing all characters in the upcoming newly-produced episode of Higanjima X, the short web anime series based on Kouji Yamamoto’s Higanjima horror survival manga.
Ishida made his professional voice actor debut in 1990 and is well known as Kaworu Nagisa in Neon Genesis Evangelion and Athrun Zala in Gundam Seed Destiny. The special episode will be streamed online for free on the company’s official YouTube channel from tomorrow, January 24.
The web anime series was streamed on YouTube and Nico Nico Douga for 12 episodes from October 2016 to March 2017. One voice actor voiced all characters (and sound effects in some episodes) in each episodes: Sho Hayami (episode 1-3), Shigeru Chiba (4-6), Tomokazu Seki (7-9), Koichi Yamadera (10-12), and Romi Park (Blu-ray special episode).
Latest CM introducing Ishida’s voice
Source: TETRA press release
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