Rikako Aikawa

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Rikako Aikawa

Rikako Aikawa (Japanese: 愛河里花子 Aikawa Rikako) is a Japanese voice actress for the Pokémon anime.


Aikawa was born on October 7, 1967, in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, and became a voice actress as an adult. In the anime, Aikawa provided dozens of voices, mostly of Pokémon, up until the end of Pokémon the Series: Ruby and Sapphire, where she went on a long hiatus. She eventually returned in BW055, providing the voice of Katharine's Gothita, and went on to voice a number of other notables in the anime ever since. Her real name is Nahomi Iwata (Japanese: 岩田菜穂美, née 川添 Kawazoe). She has also used the name Nao Kannazuki (Japanese: 神無月なお Kannazuki Nao).

Pokémon roles






* No official credit was given for this character.

Musical appearances

Other animation

Video games

Pokémon Snap

Pokémon Puzzle League

Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Other non-Pokémon roles

Anime series

Anime films

External links

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