置鮎 龍太郎 Okiayu Ryōtarō
Date of Birth
November 17, 1969
Place of Birth
Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture (raised in Osaka), Japan
Voice actor, singer
Ryōtarō Okiayu is a Japanese voice actor and singer. He is currently affiliated with Aoni Production.
Okiayu is the original voice actor for Alucard in four Japanese versions of Castlevania games: Symphony of the Night, Aria of Sorrow, Dawn of Sorrow (as Genya Arikado) and Harmony of Despair.
Okiayu's famous character roles by his fans include Treize Khushrenada in New Mobile Report Gundam Wing, Hisashi Mitsui in Slam Dunk series, Meisuke Nueno in Hell Teacher Nūbē and Zero in Mega Man X series.