YuiKaori

YuiKaori, a seiyuu unit composed of Ogura Yui and Ishihara Kaori they are popularly known for their music in the anime “KissxSis,” having sung the song’s theme song “Our Steady Boy,” which was also their first official single. YuiKaori first debuted under the agency Style Cube while being a member of the 4-member seiyuu unit “StylipS.” In 2013, Yui and Kaori graduated from the group and left Style Cube to Sigma Seven and the rest of their YuiKaori activities has been handled by King Records. YuiKaori has released over 12 singles, 3 albums and 3 live BD/DVDs from the start of their career (2010) up to present. Their last release is their 12th single “Promise You!!” On March 31st, it was announced that YuiKaori will be suspending all their musical activities starting June 30th, 2017.

The two are often known to have voiced characters who are either a) childhood friends, b) yuriyuri lovers, c) siblings. All of the above, or a and b, b and c, or a and c, the interpretation is eventually up to the viewers. Most anime fans would know them for their roles as Onjouji Toki (Ogura Yui) and Shimizudani Ryuuka (Ishihara Kaori) from the the gayer you are the more powerful you are mahjong anime, Saki Side-A. While gamers would recognize the two as Rom (Ogura Yui) and Ram (Ishihara Kaori) from the pun-of-the-universe console game Hyper Dimension Neptunia. While seiyuu fans would probably recognize them in the <sarcasm>anime of the season</sarcasm> all king records anime Cross Ange where they played Chris (Ogura Yui) and Rosali-money (Ishihara Kaori).

On the most recent ones, fans of the anime Castle Town Dandelion (Joukamachi no Dandelion) and had their honeys taken from them, would be familiar with the two of them having sung the anime’s OP song “Ring Ring Rainbow” and Ogura Yui singing the ED song “Honey♡Come!!” They also voiced two of the 9 siblings; Sakurada Kana-money-de (Ishihara Kaori) and Sakuradaba Hikari Light (Ogura Yui).

If you are already a fan of YuiKaori but is already reading this, thank you for reading it! If you’re not yet a fan and is reading this, why aren’t you a fan yet? 🙁 Become part of the YuiKaori Family because they got married ╭( ・ㅂ・)و !!

※This write-up is written by Satsunyan.