Final Fantasy Sephiroth VA Toshiyuki Morikawa Tests Positive for COVID-19

Morikawa is currently recuperating at home

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Japanese talent agency Axl One announced today that voice actor Toshiyuki Morikawa has come down with COVID-19. Morikawa had come down with a sore throat and underwent a PCR test, which returned a positive result. He’s currently recuperating at home under the guidance of his doctor and local health center.


Toshiyuki Morikawa

Image via Axl One


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Toshiyuki Morikawa is best known as the voice of Sephiroth in the Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts franchises as well as Dante in Devil May Cry for video games. For anime, Morikawa voices Yoshikage Kira in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Isshin Kurosaki in Bleach, Kagaya Ubuyashiki in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, as well as many other roles.


Source: Oricon


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Daryl Harding is a Senior Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.

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