Yuri!!! on ICE Special Talk Event: Sexiness & Figure Skaters

This is a summary of three news reports covering the Yuri!!! on ICE special talk event of August 21, 2016 held at Roppongi Hills Arena in Tokyo. Each report contained different bits and pieces, so I decided to summarize instead of translating just one article. Kubo Mitsurou and the main cast talk about sexiness, figure skaters, voice acting in the Yuri!!! on ICE series.

Kubo Mitsurou and the leading voice actors
Kubo Mitsurou and the leading voice actors

Yuri!!! On ICE Portrays the Sexiness of Figure Skaters

The original anime Yuri!!! on ICE is created and produced by Kubo Mitsurou, Yamamoto Sayo and MAPPA. It will start airing in October this year. A special talk event was held on August 21, 2016 at Roppongi Hills Arena. Kubo Mitsurou, Toyonaga Toshiyuki (Katsuki Yuuri), Suwabe Junichi (Victor Nikiforov), Uchiyama Kouki (Yuri Plisetsky) and Fukuyama Jun (Nishigori Takeshi) took the podium. Katou Taihei was the MC. Kubo and the others made their entrance holding uchiwa fans1)A traditional Japanese fan. of the anime. When Suwabe Junichi greeted in the Russian language, “Dasvidaniya” 2)’Goodbye’ or ‘See you later’ in Russian., the public’s enthusiasm quickly reached a peak.

Continue reading“Yuri!!! on ICE Special Talk Event: Sexiness & Figure Skaters”

Notes   [ + ]

1. A traditional Japanese fan.
2. ’Goodbye’ or ‘See you later’ in Russian.