Manga Wiki
Advertisement

Rie Kugimiya (釘宮 理恵 Kugimiya Rie?, born May 30, 1979) is a Japanese seiyū who was born in Osaka and brought up in Kumamoto. She is affiliated with I'm Enterprise.

Kugimiya is most known for the roles of Alphonse Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist, Nagi Sanzenin in Hayate no Gotoku!, Shana in Shakugan no Shana, Kagura in Gin Tama, Louise in Zero no Tsukaima, and more recently, Taiga Aisaka in Toradora!. She is typecasted to tsundere loli roles due to her voicing of tsundere characters Nagi (Hayate no Gotoku!), Shana (Shakugan no Shana), Louise (Zero no Tsukaima), and Yuuhi (Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka), all of whose anime aired around the same time. Due to her popularity in such roles, some of her fans have named her as the Queen of Tsundere.[1][2]

She has also contributed her voice to various merchandise such as with Mugen Puchi Puchi Moe[3], a virtual bubble-wrap popping game, and voiced various characters on a set of moe Karuta cards.[4]

She was nominated for Best Actress in Leading Role in the first Seiyu Awards[5] for the role of Louise in Zero no Tsukaima, and jointly won Best Actress in a Supporting Role with Mitsuki Saiga at the second Seiyu Awards. Kugimiya won Best Actress in the third seiyu awards for the role of Taiga Aisaka in Toradora!.[6]

Voice roles

TV Animation

Major roles in bold.

1999

2000

  • Hand Maid May - Cyberdoll Rena
  • Candidate for Goddess - Ikhny Allecto

2001

  • Figure 17 - Mina Sawada
  • Super Gals! - Sayo Kotobuki
  • Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars - Futaba Murata

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

  • Dragon Crisis! - Rose

Drama CD

  • Hotaru Imai
    • Gakuen Alice Rabu Potion Chūiho!
    • Gakuen Alice Mono Wasure Machine
    • Gakuen Alice Chocolate Holic
    • Pick of the Litter (Konohana)
  • Angelica - Superior
  • Hasta - Haiyore! Nyarko-san EX ~Dreamy Dreamer~

Games

  • Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka: Parallel - Katagiri Yuuhi
  • Akai Ito - Wakasugi Tsuzura
  • Da Capo II: Plus Situation/Plus Communication - Erika Murasaki
  • Dengeki Gakuen RPG: Cross of Venus - Shana, Taiga Aisaka, Sabato
  • Elsword (Japanese version) - Aisha
  • Final Fantasy IV DS - Palom and Porom
  • Freestyle Street Basketball - Sachi Takenaka,Mikako Suzuki,Yoshino Saionji
  • Granado Espada (Japanese version) - Claire
  • Grandia Online - Human Female
  • Gundam Assault Survive - Nena Trinity
  • IDOLM@STER series - Iori Minase
  • Infinite Undiscovery - Vika
  • Konjiki no Gash Bell series - Tio
  • Luminous Arc 2 Will - Karen
  • Mobile Suit Gundam 00: Gundam Meisters - Nena Trinity
  • Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: Cosplay Hajimemashita - Hukayama Ayane
  • One Piece: Unlimited Cruise - Gabri
  • Pangya - Kooh
  • Persona 4 - Rise Kujikawa
  • Princess Maker 4 - Christina Northerly
  • Red Thread - Tsudura Wakasugi
  • Riviera: The Promised Land - Ecthel (Ein)
  • Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon - Mei
  • Shining Hearts - Melty
  • Shikigami no Shiro - Ise Nagino
  • Star Ocean: The Second Evolution - Precis F. Neumann
  • Summon Night X: Tears Crown - Elnadita Clevertink
  • Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World - Marta Lualdi
  • White Knight Chronicles 2 - Miu
  • X-Blades - Ayumi (Japanese dub)
  • Xenosaga - Mary Godwin
  • Yakuza series - Haruka Sawamura

Dubbing Roles

  • Ruby Gloom - Ruby Gloom
  • King Kong - Ann Darrow

References

External links


ar:ريه كغيميا ko:구기미야 리에 it:Rie Kugimiya ru:Кугимия, Риэ th:ริเอะ คุกิมิยะ vi:Kugimiya Rie zh:釘宮理惠

Advertisement