AnimeNEXT has announced that Tomochi Kosaka, Junko Yamanaka, and Reina Ueda will be guests at their upcoming convention.
Kosaka directed the television anime adaptation of Yayoiso’s ReLIFE manga. Previously, Kosaka served as episode animation director for series such as Yowamushi Pedal and Giant Killing. Kosaka’s other credits include key animation on Detective Conan and Hetalia Axis Powers: Paint it, White!
Yamanaka’s character design credits include ReLIFE, Detective Conan, Ninja Girl & Samurai Master, Kamisama Kiss, Servamp, Aoharu x Machinegun and The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior. She has also served as chief animation director on Kamisama Kiss 2, Servamp, and Aoharu x Machinegun.
Ueda’s anime voice credits include An Onoya in ReLIFE, Hane Sakura in Bakuon!!, Neyka in Blood Blockade Battlefront, Naru Sekiya in Hanayamata, Katra Paige in Inazuma Eleven GO Galaxy, Jasminka Antonenko in Little Witch Academia, and Ajime Kiki and Jewlulu in PriPara. She was a winner of the Best New Actress award at the 9th Annual Seiyū Awards in 2015.
AnimeNEXT will be taking place June 9-11, 2017 at the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey.