Crystal Dynamics has announced, through the Tomb Raider Blog, that Yuko Kaida will be the Japanese Voice of Lara Croft in the upcoming TOMB RAIDER video game coming out March 5th.
“I’m very honored to be part of such a big project. This is a story of Lara Croft’s birth through her evolution into a strong heroine,” Yuko says. “Despite Lara’s pain, suffering, and doubts, she does her best to move forward. I will give it my all in taking on the role of Lara so that I don’t fall short to Camilla’s outstanding performance!”
Yuko Kaida is a well-known Japanese voice actress in movies and anime.
In Tomb Raider, After a brutal storm destroys the boat she was travelling on, a frightened young woman is left washed ashore on an unknown beach. On her own but not alone she has only one goal, to survive.
TOMB RAIDER is currently under development at Crystal Dynamics and will be distributed by Square Enix Europe on Windows PC, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3.