It is officially revealed today that 34-year-old voice actress Rie Kugimiya will voice Cure Ace, the 5th PreCure girl in the latest PreCure TV series Dokidoki! PreCure. Cure Ace, whose true identity is still unknown as of now, will finally appear in the 22nd episode of the anime which will be aired in Japan on tomorrow June 30.
Rie Kugimiya is no doubt one of the most popular anime voice actresses today. She is best known for her voice works for so-called Tsundere type heroines such as Shana in Shakugan no Shana and Louise in Zero no Tsukaima, and also boy's roles like Alphonse Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist. This is the second time for her to play for the PreCure franchise. She played Dark Lemonade, a dark version of Cure Lemonade, in the 2007 film Yes! PreCure 5: Great Miraculous Adventure in the Mirror Kingdom!. Since then, many fans have hoped for her to be a real PreCure girl. Now their dreams come true.
Source: Mantan Web
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