Juni Taisen Voice Actors Hiromi Igarashi and Shun Horie Come To Crunchyroll Expo
August 12, 2017 – Today at Otakon, Crunchyroll announced the acquisition of what’s sure to become one of the most beloved anime of 2017 – JUNI TAISEN: ZODIAC WAR, a story centered around a tournament between twelve very strange warriors fighting for their greatest wish to be granted. This August 25th – 27th in Santa Clara, CA, you’ll be able to meet two of the incredible voice actors from the series at Crunchyroll Expo: the voice of Tora, Hiromi Igarashi (Symonne from Tales of Zestiria, Rinko from Oreimo) and the voice of Nezumi, Shun Horie (Shiki Koshiyama from Fastest Finger First, Arata Nishizawa in Cardfight!! Vanguard).
We can’t wait to watch JUNI TAISEN on Crunchyroll this October and to meet two of the talented cast members in Santa Clara later this month!
About Hiromi Igarashi – Hiromi Igarashi was born in 1986 in Hokkaido and has had a prolific voice acting career, whose highlights include both anime and games, including Anzu Futaba from THE IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA GIRLS, Rinko from Oreimo, Edytha Rossmann from Brave Witches, and Symonne from Tales of Zestiria, among many others. She will voicing the character Tora in the upcoming anime JUNI TAISEN: ZODIAC WAR. Her special skills and hobbies including skiing, swimming, and bowling.
About Shun Horie – Born in Osaka in 1993, Shun Horie is a voice actor whose past roles have included Arata Nishizawa in Cardfight!! Vanguard G NEXT and Seiya Urisaka in Phantasy Star Online 2 The Animation, among others. He is currently voicing Shiki Koshiyama in this season’s Fastest Finger First and will be voicing the character Nezumi for the upcoming October anime JUNI TAISEN: ZODIAC WAR. His hobbies include taking walks and reading poetry, and his special skill is speed reading.
About Juni Taisen: Zodiac Wars – The record of the bloody battle between the twelve proud warriors— The 12th Twelve Tournament that gets held every twelve years… Twelve brave warriors who bear the names of the signs of the zodiac fight each other for the lives and souls. The participants are twelve very strange warriors: “Rat,” “Ox,” “Tiger,” “Rabbit,” “Dragon,” “Snake,” “Horse,” “Goat,” Monkey,” “Rooster,” “Dog,” and “Pig.” The victor of this tournament gets to have one wish granted, whatever the wish may be. The one wish they want granted— Who will be the final survivor? Whose tears will flow on the bloody battlefield filled with conspiracy and murder? A soul-shaking battle royale is about to begin.