Power up your chakra, as Anime Boston 2019 welcomes its latest American guests to the annual convention: Yuri Lowenthal and Tara Platt!
Yuri Lowenthal is a writer, actor, and producer known primarily for his voice acting in games and animation. He is best known as Suzaku Kururugi in Code Geass, Peter Parker/Spider-Man in Marvel’s Spider-Man, Sasuke in Naruto, Mercury Black in RWBY, Neil in Camp Camp, Ben Tennyson in Ben 10, and The Prince in Prince of Persia. Some of his other notable animation credits include Marco Nogata in FLCL Progressive, Shinra Kishitani in Durarara!!, Barnaby Brooks Jr. in Tiger & Bunny, Simon in Gurren Lagann, Sena Kobayakawa in Eyeshield 21, Kume in Afro Samurai, Leopold Scorpus in Scrapped Princess, Keigo Asano in Bleach, Superman in Legion of Super-Heroes, and The Flash in DC Super Friends. Other voice acting credits include Spy Kids: Mission Critical, Ducktales, Batman Ninja, Gotham by Gaslight, and Young Justice. His video game appearances including Persona 3 & 4, the Saints Row series, Bayonetta, Dead or Alive, Catherine, Minecraft: Story Mode, and Lego DC Super-Villains.
Tara Platt is an actor, author, producer and entrepreneur. She is best known for voicing Temari in Naruto, Kaolinite in Sailor Moon, Lisa Yadōmaru in Bleach, Kali Belladonna in RWBY, Yuri Watanabe in Marvel’s Spider-Man, Valeera Sanguinar in Hearthstone, Katarina du Couteau in League of Legends, Marida Cruz in Mobile Suite Gundam Unicorn, Mitsuru Kirijo and Elizabeth in Persona, Zero in Drakengard 3, Barasuishou in Rozen Maiden, and Caster in Fate/Stay Night. Some of Tara’s other voice acting credits include Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe, Ben 10, Legion of Super Heroes, Ducktales, Saints Row: The Third, and Sunset Overdrive.
Previously announced guests include Billy Kametz, Tara Sands, Greg Ayres, Yoko Shimomura, Johnny Yong Bosch, Kenji Kodama, Naohiro Ogata, Yoichi Kato, Richard Epcar, Ellyn Stern, and MIYAVI, Leah Clark, Kara Edwards, and Lisa Ortiz. Anime Boston 2019 takes places at the Hynes Convention Center on April 19th-21st. For more information, visit their official website!