The Crunchyroll platform, in its division of Latin America, issued a statement through its Public Relations Management, revealing more invited artists for the Virtual CrunchRoll EXPO 2021 event, described as "the great event that brings together the global community of anime to celebrate what Best and brighter Japanese animation ". On this occasion, three Japanese voice actors from Tate No Yuusha no Nariagari (The Rising of the Shield Hero) will join the event in August, including:
- Asami Seto, the voice of Raphtalia (also Chihaya Ayase by Chihayafuru, and Mai Sakurajima of sixhun Buttock Yarou WA Bunny Girl Senpai No Yume Wo Minai).
- Kaito Ishikawa, the voice of Naofumi Iwatani (also Sakuta Azusagawa from sixhun Buta Yarou WA Bunny Girl Senpai does not Yume Wo Minai, and Ledo de Suisei no Gargantia).
- Rina Hidaka, the voice of Philo (also Ririchiyo Shirakiin by Inu X Boku SS and Nagisa Akatsuki by Strike the Blood).
According to the statement the Virtual CrunchyRoll EXPO 2021 event maintains its open registration through Expo.crunchyroll.com, and the platform invites the global Encoura community to register for a free pass for this year to see all The action, advertisements, guest panels and more. Finally, the event brings together the global anime community to celebrate the best and brightest of Japanese animation. The event will be transmitted from August 5 to 7 through the official site.
Synopsis of Tate No Yuusha No Nariagari
Naofumi Iwatani, a little charismatic otaku that spends his days in games and manga, suddenly he is summoned to a parallel universe. He discovers that he is one of the four heroes equipped with legendary weapons and has the task of saving the world of its deleted destruction as the hero of the shield, the weakest of the heroes. But not everything is what it seems, Naofumi soon is alone, without a penny and betrayed. Without anyone who to resort and without a place to go, he only left to his shield. Now, Naofumi should rise to become the legendary hero of the shield and save the world!
Source: Press release