Thanasis is a writer, professional geek, and assistant editor at MANGA.TOKYO. He started watching anime with the mecha shows of the 70s and hasn't stopped since. He loves JRPGs.
Aoni Productions announced on their website that yesterday, Monday October 10, voice actor Kazunari Tanaka died due to a hemorrhage. The actor was 49 years old.
Tanaka had a long and successful career in the industry. He is known for his roles in anime Haikyu!! (Keishin Ukai), Planetes (Hachimaki), Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (Shinichiro Tamaki), Gintama (Kato Ken), Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny (Olson White), One Piece (Talaran, Avalo Pizarro, Brownbeard, Manboshi), and in video games such as Persona 5 (Junya Kaneshiro) and JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle (Tamami Kobayashi).
The announcement ends saying, ‘We are grateful for all the support everybody gave to him during his life.’ He will be sorely missed.