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Caitlynn French and Scott Gibbs to Attend Anime Boston 2018


The unbeatable force that is 『  』 (Blank) will attend this year’s Anime Boston!

Last week, Anime Boston announced that voice actors Caitlynn French and Scott Gibbs will attend this year’s event as guests. The two are the eleventh and twelfth western guests confirmed by the convention, respectively.

Caitlynn French has been active in the entertainment industry since 2012. She made her acting debut on the dub for Book of Bantorra, where she played Qumola. Since then, French has gone on to play numerous prominent parts, including Shiro from No Game, No Life, Hana Isuzu in Girls und Panzer, and Miyu Edelfelt in Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya.

Scott Gibbs began his career shortly after graduating from the Centenary College of Louisiana with a degree in Theatre Arts. He got his start touring the country, performing at venues in Florida, South Carolina, and New York, among others. In the anime world, Gibbs has lent his voice to numerous fan-favorite characters, including Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun‘s Mikoto “Mikorin” Mikoshiba, Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma‘s Isshiki, and No Game, No Life‘s Sora.

The two actors join sixteen previously confirmed guests:

  • Asaka
  • FLOW
  • Greg Ayres
  • Monica Rial
  • Hideyuki Tomioka
  • Katsuyuki Sumizawa
  • Hirokatsu Kihara
  • Michihiko Suwa
  • Kaoru Wada
  • Kaiji Tang
  • Josh Grelle
  • Amanda C. Miller
  • Jez Roth
  • Rachel Robinson
  • Christopher Bevins
  • J. Michael Tatum
  • Brandon McInnis

Source: Anime Boston (Press Release)

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Samantha Ferreira is Anime Herald’s founder and editor-in-chief. A Rhode Island native, Samantha has been an anime fan since 1992, and an active member of the anime press since 2002, when she began working as a reviewer for Anime Dream. She launched Anime Herald in 2010, and continues to oversee its operations to this day. Outside of journalism, Samantha actively studies the history of the North American anime fandom and industry, with a particular focus on the 2000s anime boom and bust. She’s a huge fan of all things Sakura Wars, and maintains series fansite Combat Revue Review when she has free time available. When not in the Anime Herald Discord, Samantha can typically be found on Bluesky.

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