Anime voice actor Denis Akiyama passed away on June 28, 2018. He was 66 years old at the time of his passing.
In anime, Akiyama voiced characters in Medabots, Power Stone, and Sailor Moon (as Malachite). He has also voice acted in such games as Onimusha (Nobunaga Oda, Narrator), Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Tong Si Hung), and Rainbow Six: Vegas (Kan Akahashi).
He additionally played Soldat in the Resident Evil: Afterlife live-action film, as well as a fictionalized version of game designer Toru Iwatani in the film Pixels.