The official website for "Dragon Quest Live Spectacle Tour," the upcoming live stage show adaptation of Square Enix's internationally popular game franchise Dragon Quest has announced that 30-year-old otaku idol/singer/actress Shoko Nakagawa, aka Shokotan, is cast as Princess Alena.
The character was originally appeared in the franchises' 4th game Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen released for the Famicom in February 1990, and Nakagawa previously voiced the character in the PS3/4 game Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below released in February 2015.
"Dragon Quest Live Spectacle Tour" will be performed in Saitama (July 22-31), Fukuoka (August 5-7), Aichi (August 12-14), Osaka (August 18-22), and Kanagawa (August 26-31). General sales of its advance tickets will begin on April 23.
Shoko Nakagawa as Princess Alena
via: Music Natalie