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Super Sentai Actor Masashi Ishibashi Passes Away at 85

posted on 2018-12-23 04:30 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Actor played villain roles in series such as J.A.K.Q. Dengekitai, Battle Fever J

Pony Canyon Anime Music Producer Masato Suga Passes Away

posted on 2018-12-27 20:00 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Producer worked on Ranma ½, Oh My Goddess!, more 90s anime

Digimon Adventure Voice Actress Toshiko Fujita Passes Away

posted on 2018-12-28 07:27 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
68-year-old voice actress also voiced roles in Cat’s Eye, Silent Mobius, Jigoku Sensei Nube

In Memoriam

posted on 2018-12-31 23:50 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
To those who left us in 2018

Jan. 10, 2019 06:00 am JST

Actress Etsuko Ichihara Passes Away at 82

posted on 2019-01-13 05:45 EST by Egan Loo
Played grandmother in Makoto Shinkai’s your name., starred in Manga Nihon Mukashi Banashi

7:34 pm, January 14, 2019

Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas Band Bassist Kei Passes Away

posted on 2019-01-16 13:07 EST by Karen Ressler
Band will continue, but cancels upcoming events

Voice Actor Kinryuu Arimoto Passes Away

posted on 2019-02-08 07:28 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
One Piece’s Whitebeard, Psycho-Pass’ Tomomi Masaoka was 77

Cut & Paste de Kono Sekai de Ikiteiru Light Novel Author Sakuya Passes Away

posted on 2019-02-11 03:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Author launched debut work in 2016, with ongoing manga adaptation

Voice Actress Maeghan Albach Passes Away

posted on 2019-02-25 12:30 EST by Karen Ressler
Albach had roles in Attack on Titan, Fairy Tail, One Piece, more

Though You May Burn to Ash Manga’s Kakashi Oniyazu Passes Away

posted on 2019-02-27 03:20 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga creator also drew Ecstas Online, Date a Strike manga

Takara Toy Company Founder Yasuta Sato Passes Away at 94

posted on 2019-03-02 03:19 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Takara merged with Tomy to become Takara Tomy in 2006

Rain Light Novel Author Takumi Yoshino Passes Away

posted on 2019-03-04 12:15 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Novels inspired ongoing manga adaptation in 2009

March 9, 2019

Gundam’s Mirai Voice Actress Fuyumi Shiraishi Passes Away

posted on 2019-03-29 06:48 EDT by Egan Loo
Voice of Kyojin no Hoshi’s Akiko, The Monster Kid’s Tarō was 82

Hitorie Band Vocalist/Vocaloid Producer wowaka Passes Away at 31

posted on 2019-04-07 23:19 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Debuted as Vocaloid producer in 2009, debuted in Hitorie in 2011

Comic Writer, Manga Adapter James Hudnall Passes Away

posted on 2019-04-11 11:50 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
His manga credits include Macross II, Super Street Fighter II Cammy, Golgo 13

Lupin III Creator Monkey Punch Passes Away

posted on 2019-04-16 13:53 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
81-year-old manga creator passed away on April 11 due to pneumonia

Lupin Voice Actor Kanichi Kurita Posts Condolence Message on Passing of Monkey Punch

April 17, 2019 1:10am CDT
A special remembrance event for the beloved manga author is planned to be held

Collegues, Creatives, Fans Remember Lupin the Third Creator Monkey Punch

posted on 2019-04-17 14:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

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