Otakon 2023 has announced that voice actor Ricco Fajardo will be a guest at its upcoming convention.

Fajardo is an actor whose performances have been seen in many ways: on stage, film, commercials, industrials, voice-over, animation, and motion-capture. Known locally for his indie film work, he’s best known abroad for his roles in anime and video games.

His most recent credits include Tomo’s best bud Jun in Tomo-chan Is a Girl!; the enigmatic Kotaro in Zombie Land Saga; the loveable Mirio in My Hero Academia; the fearsome Benimaru in That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime; the party-loving priest Pandreo in Fire Emblem: Engage; and the egoist striker Isagi in Blue Lock.

An avid gamer and watcher of anime and movies, Ricco loves cats and being physically active and cats. He is originally from San Jose, California and resides in Dallas, Texas.

Otakon will be held from July 28-July 30, 2023 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.