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#121

Industry Responds to Chibi Maruko-chan Manga Creator Momoko Sakura’s Death

posted on 2018-08-28 13:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman


#122

Voice Actress Miyoko Asou Passes Away

posted on 2018-09-03 02:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Ranma ½’s Cologne, Sazae-san’s Fune, Fullmetal Alchemist’s Pinako was 92

Former nano.RIPE Member Yūki Aoyama Passes Away at 29

posted on 2018-09-03 06:56 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Aoyama served as drummer of rock band from 2013-2016


#123

September 16, 2018

Actress Kirin Kiki Passes Away at 75

posted on 2018-09-17 05:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Actress played roles in Jack to Mame no Ki, Brave Story, Arrietty


#124

Manga Creator Yasuyuki Kunitomo Passes Away

posted on 2018-09-22 12:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Author’s Junk Boy manga inspired OVA in 1987


#125

Naruto Voice Actor Hikaru Miyata Passes Away

posted on 2018-09-27 12:58 EDT by Jennifer Sherman


#126

Actress, Voice Actress Karyn Dwyer Passes Away

posted on 2018-09-28 17:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Better Than Chocolate actress voiced Besu-Besu in Sailor Moon Super S


#127

Friends, Fans Bid Farewell to Pokémon, JoJo’s Voice Actor Unshō Ishizuka

posted on 2018-10-04 16:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge


#128

Transformers Composer Robert J. Walsh Passes Away

posted on 2018-10-19 15:35 EDT by Karen Ressler
Walsh also founded Screenmusic Studios, Hollywood Film Music Library


#129

Voice Actor Nobuo Tanaka Passes Away

posted on 2018-10-20 06:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure OVA’s Dio, Gatchaman’s Sosai X was 83


#130

Tiger Mask Animation Director Keiichiro Kimura Passes Away

posted on 2018-10-22 15:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Cyborg 009, Speed Racer animator was 80


#131

Gundam, Inuyasha Voice Actor Kouji Tsujitani Passes Away

posted on 2018-10-23 10:54 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Gurazeni: Money Pitch sound director suffered stroke on October 17


#132

Manga Creator Ugeppa Passes Away at 44

posted on 2018-11-01 10:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
2nd chapter of creator’s Hounds Tokushusei Hanzai Shitei Sōsa-bu debuted in September


#133

Golden Cain Manga Creator Yu Asagiri Passes Away

posted on 2018-11-02 04:27 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Midnight Panther artist was 62

Actress Kyoko Enami Passes Away

posted on 2018-11-02 15:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Gokusen actress was 76


#134

Mario Segale, Inspiration for Titular Super Mario Bros. Character, Passes Away

posted on 2018-11-03 02:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Businessman was 84


#135

One Piece Voice Actor Tetsuo Goto Passes Away

posted on 2018-11-08 08:03 EST by Egan Loo
Voice of One Piece’s Hannyabal, Votoms: Pailsen Files’ Kochak, Dragon Ball Super’s Gowasu


#136

1979 Cyborg 009 Theme Song Artist Ken Narita Passes Away

posted on 2018-11-13 06:32 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Singer also performed Denshi Sentai Denziman tokusatsu series’ theme song

Anime, Manga Essayist Fred Patten Passes Away at 77

posted on 2018-11-13 07:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
C/FO founder, Streamline Pictures story editor wrote numerous contributions to various fandoms