CharaExpo 2015 has recently announced the newest addition to their guests lineup for the event held at Singapore Expo Hall 8 on June 20 and 21, 2015.
The 9 guests that have been announced are;
– Asuka Nishi
– Kuuchuu Yosai
– Ayaka Kitazawa
– Shinji Orito
– Tsubasa Yonaga
– Sin Izumi
– Tatsumi Inui
Here are more details of the 4 New additions of the list of Creators in the lineup!
西あすか | Asuka Nishi
Asuka Nishi is an illustrator from Japan and she is known for drawing “Shiyoko”, the mascot character for Bushiroad. She is also the one behind the illustration of “Merlion Shiyoko”, the mascot for CharaExpo 2015. She also has a manga column called “Card Game Shiyoko”(カードゲームしよ子) and it is featured in the Bushiroad Monthly Magazine .
More about Asuka Nishi |
Website – http://www.asukan.com
Twitter – @asuka_24
フミオ | Fumio
Fumio is an illustrator and key animation artist from Japan, best known for the works done in “Grisaia no Kajitsu”. He has worked for several different visual novel companies, such as Front Wing, Jaleco, Circus, F&C, and Key.
More about Fumio |
Website – http://urafmo.sakura.ne.jp/
空中幼彩 | Kuuchuu Yosai
Kuuchuu Yousai is an illustrator and key animation artist from Japan. His previous works can be found in the TV anime Queen’s Blade and H Visual Novels like Jibril and MegaChu!
More about Kuuchu Fumio |
Website – http://pagumagu.com/index.php
ななかまい | Nanakamai
Nanakamai is an illustrator and key animation artist from Japan. She is famous for her participation in “Grisaia no Kajitsu”
ARTISTES AND VOICE ACTORS
Here are the 3 new additions of Artistes and Voice Actors to the current list for CharaExpo 2015!
北沢綾香 | Ayaka Kitazawa
Born on 21st April 1989 in Saitama.
Blood type: O
She was discovered by Shinji Orito, a giant in the game and anime industry, from a vocalist audition. She also made her stage debut in “Visual Arts 20th Anniversary Thank You Festival” in the same year. In 2013, “Kimi to no Nakushimono”, the ending theme song for TV Animation “Little Busters! ~Refrain~” marked her major debut. In 2014, she released her 1st album “nature couleur” and held her first solo live concert.
She will be singing the theme song for key’s 15th anniversary work, “Harmonia”, a kinetic novel scheduled to be released in 2015. She is one of the most active artistes right now.
More about Ayaka Kitazawa |
Twitter – @ayapi0421
Website – http://key.visualarts.gr.jp/
折戸伸治 | Shinji Orito
Birthday: 30th July
Origin: Kobe city of Hyogo prefecture
Shinji Orito creates music for games and does his production works under Key Sounds Label. Lately, he has been participating in animation production as a singer and music creator.
His past works include “Kanon”, “AIR”, “CLANNAD”, “Tomoyo After”, “Little Busters!”, “Rewrite” and many more.
More about Shinji Orito |
Website – http://key.visualarts.gr.jp/
代永翼 | Tsubasa Yonaga
Birthday: 15th January
Talent & Interest: Swimming
Tsubasa Yonaga is a Voice Actor from Japan. Some of his works are in the list below.
Voice Acting Roles:
– Cardfight!! Vanguard (Aichi Sendou)
– FREE!! (Nagisa Hazuki)
– Sailor Moon Crystal (Saphir)
– Tiger and Bunny ( Tony )
– Chaos;Head ( Shogun )
– Persona 4 (Naoki Konishi)
More about Tsubasa Yonaga |
Twitter – @numanumakapa
And lastly, they have announced 2 Cosplayers and they will be added too into the current list of Cosplayers in the Guest list!
泉水しん | Sin Izumi
Sin Izumi has been surrounded by anime, manga and games since young, and started cosplaying since she was 10. She also appears as a talent on television, radio show etc. Since her active participation in cosplaying, she has received quite some attention from media, such as The Nikkei, gravure etc. Her “Negi Miku” photo has received more than 43,000 likes and over 1,000 comments.
乾たつみ | Tatsumi Inui
Tatsumi Inui is one of the administrators for cosplay websites Cure and World Cosplay. Besides being one of the judges at the World Cosplay Submit Championship, he joins various cosplay contests in the Asia and Europe region. As a cosplayer, he often cosplay as middle-aged characters.
【World Cosplay】 http://worldcosplay.net/member/tatsumi_inui
Fans will be able to catch some of these guests at meet-and-greet sessions or talk show panels during CharaExpo 2015. More information regarding the guests’ schedule will be announced at a later date. Early-bird tickets to CharaExpo 2015 will go on sale from April 18, 2015 at 4 major SONY stores (313@somerset, IMM, Bugis and NEX) and hobby stores in Singapore. Each early-bird ticket costs SGD 6. Tickets will also be available on sale outside CharaExpo 2015 at Singapore Expo Hall 8 on June 20 and 21, 2015 at SGD 8 each. Fans may also purchase tickets via the Peatix online ticketing system. The link will be made available from April 18, 2015.
About CharaExpo 2015
CharaExpo 2015 is a Japanese manga, anime, games and cosplay event that will be held from June 20 to 21, 2015 in Singapore Expo Hall 8. This is the first major Japanese content-related event to be held in Singapore during the mid-year.
CharaExpo 2015 aims to shine the spotlight on the people and team behind the scenes of these Japanese- related contents. The event will feature prominent producers, manga artists, illustrators, cosplayers and more from Japanese-related contents. Fans can look forward to meeting these special guests and learn more about their passion and work. Major Japanese anime, manga and game companies will also be participating in the event to showcase and offer event-exclusive exhibits and merchandises at the event.
You can check out more about CharaExpo at the link’s below!