Kazuya Nakai (中井 和哉 Nakai Kazuya?, born November 25, 1967) is a Japanese voice actor who was born in Hyōgo-ku, Kobe. He is currently attached to Aoni Production.


Kazuya Nakai debuted in After War Gundam X as Witz Sou.

He is best known as Zoro from One Piece, Hijikata from Gintama, Mugen from Samurai Champloo, Date Masamune from Sengoku Basara and Ultraman Max in Ultraman Max (voice only).

Many of Kazuya’s characters have rowdy personalities. In contrast, he played those who are modest and calm. In addition, many of them are swordsmen (Zoro, Date Masamune, Mugen and Hijikata).

Notable voice roles


OVAs and films

Video games


Dubbing roles

External links

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