Voice actress Alexis Tipton, who can be heard in over 150 titles, will be a guest at Otakon 2016. Alexis was recently announced as the new voice of Merle for the FUNimation redub of The Vision of Escaflowne.
Tipton has been working in the dubbing industry since 2008 and has loved every minute of it. Some of her other DVD/FUNimation Broadcast dub credits include Haru Ichinose (Riddle Story of Devil); Chu Chu (Show by Rock!); Hana Midorikawa (Prison School); Honey (Space Dandy); Maria (Maria The Virgin Witch); Kureha Tsubaki (Yurikuma Arashi), Kofuku (Noragami); Anya Hepburn (Soul Eater NOT!); Saya Kisaragi (Blood C/The Last Dark), Inori Yuzuriha/Mana Ouma (Guilty Crown); Rika Shiguma (Haganai); Kurumi Tokisaki (Date A Live); Julia Crichton (FMA: The Sacred Star of Milos); Moka Akashiya (Rosario+Vampire); Musubi (Sekirei); Mizuki Himeji (Baka and Test); Fukurou (One Piece); Yomi Isayama (Ga-Rei: Zero); Sun Seto (My Bride is a Mermaid); Chibi Japan/Kumajiro (Hetalia) and many more.
On top of her anime dub work, her voice can also be heard in a handful of video games, including Tales of Zestiria (Alisha); Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven (Beatrix and Sarine); DBZ Xenoverse (Gotenks-Trunks); Borderlands 2, and more.
She can also be heard in several foreign live action film dubs (Ip Man, War of the Arrows, Tai Chi Zero/Hero, Ice Man, and more). She has also provided vocals for various character songs and a few of FUNimation’s trailers.
Tipton has been a stage actress most of her life and is currently studying opera and film. She resides in Dallas, Texas, but also works in Los Angeles, California.