Megumi Toyoguchi is a Japanese voice actress who voiced Elena from Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children, Paine from Final Fantasy X-2, and Qun'mi Tru'e from Final Fantasy Type-0. She is represented by the talent firm 81 Produce. Outside of the Final Fantasy series, she is also known for her voice roles as Aqua in Kingdom Hearts, Hikari in the Pokémon anime, and Riruka Dokugamine in Bleach.
Toyoguchi was born on born January 2, 1978 in Machida, Tokyo, Japan. In elementary school until high school, she was very interested in anime such as Dragonball. She became a fan of Tōru Furuya, the voice actor for Yamcha. In her second year of junior high school, she started to think it might be interesting to be a voice actor.
She became active in voice acting in 1998, when she was twenty years old. It was that year when she did the voice of Alice in Alice SOS. She was also Aqua and Paine in Kingdom Hearts.
Very recently, she is voicing communications officer Mihiro Oiwakken in Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn, airing 2014.
Also very recently, she was Elena in Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children, and Klan Klang in Macross Frontier. She was also two characters in Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak High School: Despair Arc, is she is Tomoko Higashikata in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable. She is Pyrrha Nikos in RWBY for the Japanese dub.
In 2016, Anime-Now.com named her a Top Five Voice Actor of that year, and they said that "her energy and emotions make the characters who they are."
|Final Fantasy X-2||Paine, Taro, Darling, additional voices||2003|
|Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children||Elena||2005|
|Last Order -Final Fantasy VII-||Gun Turk||2005|
|Final Fantasy Type-0||Qun'mi Tru'e||2011|
|Final Fantasy Agito||Qun'mi Tru'e||2014|
|Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia||Paine||2018|
Related Square Enix projects
Toyoguchi recorded a character single for the role of Paine, featuring the songs "Nemuru Omoi..." and "Misty Eyed" which are arrangements of Paine's theme.