Erica Mendez

Meet the voice of Ryuko Matoi from Kill la Kill!

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We are ecstatic to announce that the very talented Erica Mendez is returning to Australia as a special guest at Madman Anime Festival Brisbane!

Chicago native Erica Mendez is longtime animation and video game fan who is now working as a voice actress in Los Angeles. In her voice over career, she’s gotten to play some fan-favorite characters, including: Ryuko in KILL la KILL, Retsuko in Aggretsuko, Gon in Hunter x Hunter, Aladdin in Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic, Yuuki in Sword Art Online II, Sailor Uranus in the new Viz Media dub of Sailor Moon, Megumin in Konosuba, Akko in Little Witch Academia, Diane in Seven Deadly Sins, Nico in Love Live, and Mash in Fate/Grand Order.

Other animation you can hear Erica in are: OK K.O. Let’s be Heroes, My Hero Academia: Two Heroes, Boruto, Megalo Box, The Rising of the Shield Hero, Re:ZERO, Fate/Apocrypha, Your Lie in April, Anohana, Erased, Kakegurui, Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry, Dragon Pilot, Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans, Yuki Yuna is a Hero, A Lull in the Sea, March Comes in Like a Lion… and videogames such as Valkyria Chronicles 4, Tales of Berseria, Fire Emblem Warriors, Fire Emblem Heroes, Soul Calibur VI, Octopath Traveler, Puyo Puyo Tetris, Danganronpa: Ultra Despair Girls, Danganronpa V3, Radiant Historia, Fairy Fencer F, BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle, Street Fighter V, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, Detective Pikachu, Trails of Cold Steel II, Battle Chef Brigade, and more.

Voice acting isn’t the only way Erica keeps herself busy: She’s also done script adaptation for shows such as Little Witch Academia, Sailor Moon SuperS, Dragon Pilot, Fate/Apocrypha, and Fate/Extra: Last Encore, and the animated film I Want to Eat Your Pancreas; The latter of which, she also directed.

Visit ericamendezvoice.com to check out her full list of credits. You can keep up with Erica’s role announcements and incoherent rambling by following her on Twitter @tsunderica.

In very recent news, Erica has just been announced as the voice of Emma in “The Promised Neverland”! We can’t wait to get the inside scoop!

Stay tuned for further details on panels and tokens.

© TRIGGER,Kazuki Nakashima/Kill la Kill Partnership

© REKI KAWAHARA/ASCII MEDIA WORKS/SAO Project