Popular Japanese Voice Actor and singer, Wataru Hatano makes his debut at Anime Matsuri in June 2019. He voices characters like Tenshi Yuri in Saint Beast: Kouin Jojishi Tenshitan, Gajeel in Fairy Tail, Yūto Ayase in Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu, Georgi Popovich in Yuri!!! on Ice and many others. He also sings the ending theme for Yuri!!! on Ice titled ‘You Only Live Once’.
He has also voiced many videogame characters like Josuke Higashikata in the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure games, Rufus in the Street Fighter franchise and many others.
In 2008, he won The Best Male Rookie Award at the 2nd annual Seiyuu Awards. This will be his first time in Texas.