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Anime NYC 2022 has announced three new guests, sure to bring a smile to the faces of attending fans! Voice actors Anne Yatco, Johnny Yong Bosch, and Ray Chase have joined the roster of guests!
Johnny Yong Bosch is a legendary voice actor and nerd icon, starting as a Mighty Morphin Power Ranger before transitioning into voice acting. He has provided the voices for much-loved anime and video game characters including Vash the Stampede in Trigun, Ichigo Kurosaki in Bleach, Lelouch Lamperouge in Code Geass, Nero in Devil May Cry 4 & 5, Jonathan in Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Lio in Promare, Broly in Dragon Ball FighterZ, Nine in My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising, and so many more!
The talented Ann Yatco followed her life long dream of voice acting. She has provided the voice for numerous anime series and video games, including the voice of Nobara Kugisaki in Jujutsu Kaisen, Raiden Shogun in Genshin Impact (where she also provides the voice for several NPCs), Memempu in Sakugan, Lola in The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter, Kurumi in Naraka Bladepoint, Mystia in Pompo the Cinephile, and Hamamoto in Penguin Highway. She has also done voice work for BNA: Brand New Animal, Devilman Crybaby, Violet Evergarden, and more! She is also set to be a part the upcoming scripted sci-fi podcast Solar starring Alan Cumming and Stephanie Beatriz.
The well-known Ray Chase has become an immensely recognizable voice for video games and anime! He has voice work includes fan-favorite characters Ryomen Sukuna in Jujutsu Kaisen, Tengen Uzui in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Noctis in Final Fantasy XV, Nier from Nier: Replicant, Eve from Nier: Automata, Alphen from Tales of Arise, Bruno Bucciarati in Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Roy from Fire Emblem, the Master of Masters from Kingdom Hearts, Gendo Ikari in Neon Genesis Evangelion, and the masterfully done roles of the Subway Announcer and Mara in Persona 5. He is also a founding member of the hilarious comedy troupe Loud, Annoying, and Very Annoying (LAVA), alongside fellow actors Max Mittelman and Robbie Daymond.
Great additions to the convention’s lineup of guests, they join Adam McArthur as the guests so far announced for the event. They will appear all three days of Anime NYC 2022, hosting paid autograph sessions each day, as well as appearing on panels.
Anime NYC 2022 Powered By Crunchyroll is set for November 18-20 at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan. Badges for individual days are still available.
(Source: Anime NYC)