The nineteen-year-old college student certainly looks like no other young idol seiyuu: dark, angular, unsophisticated. I'm not watching the show, but I liked her voice in the episodes I watched. Not highly skilled, but with a certain honesty about it.
This clip makes it appear she can sing and perform well enough. On 2channel, the posters criticizing her voice are now outnumbered by those enamored with her person.
Here are a few recent photos from around the Net (click to enlarge):
|With Hidaka Rina. On her blog, Hidaka-san said |
they had dinner together and talked about acting.