Attending anime conventions is for us our mission on steroids. They’re huge gatherings where we have the opportunity to develop relationships with voice actors, other industry professionals, and attendees, while expressing our own passion for the anime and cosplay. As such, we visit many each year, and no two are the same; each has its… Read More Catching Up With Christina Kelly at Ecchi Expo
Today’s the day! At 3pm ET, Twwk will go live on Instagram with the lovely and talented voice actress, Amanda Gish! Amanda has voiced roles in a ton of anime series and games, including as Witch (Goblin Slayer), Claris (Sakura Wars), Hop (Dragon Ball Super), Inara (Paladins), and Kinoko (My Hero Academia )! We’ll talk… Read More Join Us Today for an Instagram Live Stream with Amanda Gish (My Hero Academia, Goblin Slayer)!
Bursting onto the voiceover scene during just the past couple of years, Risa Mei has already voiced some of anime and gaming’s favorite recent roles, including Sangonomiya Kokomi (Genshin Impact) and Igarashi Futaba (My Senpai is Annoying). I’m was excited to chat with her over Zoom as we spoke about these characters and others, her… Read More Interview with Genshin Impact and My Senpai in Annoying Voice Actress, Risa Mei (Video)
There’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good love story. Anime is full of them, with romance playing a key role in so many series, from shoujo to shounen, and all types in between. But do you know what’s even more doki-doki than an anime romance? A real life love, the kind that two people… Read More Faith and Love: Interview with Voice Acting Couple, Jordan Dash Cruz and Kelsey Maher
One of the most prolific anime voice actresses and ADR scriptwriters of the past decade, Katelyn Barr has voiced Ryukyu (My Hero Academia), Ren Soma (Fruits Basket), Baby 5 (One Piece), and Nikki Hanada (Dr. Stone), among many other characters, and written scripts for series like Akame ga Kill, Haikyuu, and The Quintessential Quintuplets. I… Read More Voice Actress and Anime Scriptwriter Katelyn Barr Talks Ren Sohma, Ryukyu, and How Voiceover is Changing
When Horimiya premiered during the winter 2021 anime season, it was accompanied by an abundance of buzz. Featuring a beautiful, dreamy quality to the animation, and based on a beloved manga, curiosity for the series was heightened further when Funimation announced a diverse and largely lesser known group of actors for the English voice cast,… Read More From ‘Lowest Low’ to Horimiya, Marisa Duran Rises from Depression to Acting and Life Success
On occasion, I’ve interviewed voice actors during the evening hours of a convention. It’s not ideal—the guest is often drained by that point, and besides, I feel uneasy about delaying him or her from resting after a demanding day. At Ecchi Expo, and 18+ anime convention I attended last week, rest was what Michaela Jill… Read More From ATLA’s Toph to Studies at Yale, Michaela Jill Murphy Walks Her Own Path