Voice actors Mikako Komatsu and Tomoaki Maeno announced on Sunday the birth of their first child. The married couple announced their marriage in May 2020 and revealed her pregnancy in August 2022.
“I wish you a happy New Year!” The new mother updated her Instagram page with her New Year’s wishes to her followers for another good year and continued support along with a brief update on how she spent the New Year’s day. Mikako Komatsu moves on to the announcement that she gave birth to her first child the other day without any problem. Both the mother and the baby have been healthy. The voice actress describes the delivery as “truly full of unpredictability and an amazing experience.” The energy of childbirth was far larger than she had imagined it would be. The life before her eyes has still a tiny body. The event filled her with emotions she has never met. “As a mother, as a person, I hope we can grow together,” her determination follows. The post continues to express her gratitude to her fans for their warm support and to those involved for a lot of support, concluding with her greeting for continued support.
“To everyone who always supports me,” the new father begins his simple announcement and continues to say he managed to welcome the new family member without any problem and all the members have been healthy and spending days with smiles. His message of deep gratitude follows to all the fans for their warm support and to everyone involved for their understanding and cooperation. “To keep on building the chain of smiles in the future, I will further strive by cherishing the ties I have fortunately received,” Tomoaki Maeno states. The post concludes with his wish for continued support.
Mikako Komatsu was born on November 11, 1988. The voice actress played roles as Maki Zenin in Jujutsu Kaisen and Saika Totsuka in My Youth Romantic Comedy Is Wrong, As I Expected. The 34-year-old is voicing Yuzuha Shiba in Tokyo Revengers Seiya Kessen-hen this season.
Tomoaki Maeno was born on May 26, 1982. The voice actor is known for his roles as Pain in Naruto, Veldora Tempest in That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Tensura), and as a Japanese dub, Zhongli in Genshin Impact.