Niiyama, Shiho

Niiyama, Shiho

Given name: 志保
Family name: 新山
Birthday: Mar 21, 1970
Member Favorites: 35
Shiho Niiyama (March 21, 1970 – February 7, 2000) was a Japanese seiyuu who was affiliated with Aoni Production. Niiyama was famous for voicing Kou Seiya, otherwise known as Sailor Star Fighter, in Sailor Stars and Deedlit from Lodoss-tou Senki among other character roles. She was also involved in one seiyuu group, Virgo, who are the voice actresses of the anime and game, Ojousama Sousamou. She was diagnosed with leukemia in 1998, and died of internal bleeding following pneumonia in 2000. She was 29 years old. After her death, her ongoing roles went to Tarako, Satsuki Yukino, Makiko Oumoto and Junko Noda. Niiyama's last work was the voice of Deedlit.


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haydenluvsanime | Nov 14, 2020 10:32 PM

CataOrShane | May 25, 2020 8:23 AM
Her death is certainly upsetting. I know it was 20 years ago but it just feels like I've been punched in the throat. May she rest in peace.

ingi | Oct 22, 2016 9:48 AM
My dear Shiho Niiyama, Sailor Star Fighter will always be my favorite character.
Rest in peace. I love You.

Kirin4 | Mar 7, 2014 2:24 PM
I was 2x shocked- first so feminine woman with red lipstick on lips, with that kind look is just a seyuu of a boy?? Seyia??? Second- shie died when she was only 30 years old?? Who know how she died is that was an accident or what?

MoonXArtemis | Apr 25, 2013 1:38 PM
With all the comments I was like what?? She died? :(, that is so sad. I came here because I just finished Sailor Stars, my gosh i loved her voice as Seiya. Such a wonderful Seiyu. May you rest in peace and thank you for delivering us such wonderful roles. :D

charmecia5 | Nov 24, 2012 6:27 AM
rest in peace. Star Fighter will always be one of my favorite characters.

Zakkxx1_ | May 14, 2011 2:15 PM
RIP, to the only one SeiyaKun dear Sailor Star Fighter may you find the rest among the stars ... . You will always give us sparks and hope in watching SailorMoon Sailor Star <3

vampyvamp | Jan 5, 2011 8:33 AM
Risa Kanzaki T.T awsm voice, R.I.P

Atanvarnie | Mar 21, 2010 5:34 AM
Happy 40th birthdаy. May you rest in peace.

unicorn1293 | Feb 26, 2010 10:42 PM
You did an amazing job in SM.
Seiya was one of my favorite characters.

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