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Hisako Kyōda (京田尚子 Kyōda Hisako, born February 22, 1935) is a veteran seiyū from Tokyo, Japan.

With more than 30 years in the voice acting industry, she is best known for voicing older women, both good-natured and villainous. Among her best known roles include Kaede in InuYasha, Zirconia in Sailor Moon SuperS, Genkai in Yu Yu Hakusho and Magno Vivan in Vandread, among many others.

She is currently affiliated with the company Haikyō.


Year Character Title Dub Voice Dub Country
1984 Obaba Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind Linda Gary United States
Tress MacNeille United States
1986-1989 Yukari Godai Maison Ikkoku Daphne Goldrick
(eps. 5-35)
Shirley Millner
(eps. 67-96)
1986-1987 Wicked Witch of the West The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Bronwen Mantel Canada
1989 Sinistra The Adventures of Peter Pan Kathleen Fee Canada
1989-1992 Sentaro's Grandmother Ranma ½ Pauline Newstone Canada
1990-1991 Clarissa Moomin Stacey Gregg
(eps. 35-56)
United Kingdom
Joanna Ruiz
(eps. 62-78)
1992-1995 Genkai Yu Yu Hakusho Linda Young United States
Candice Moore Hong Kong
1993-1996 Sentaro's Grandmother Ranma ½ (OVAs) Patti Allan Canada
1994 Ando Mighty Space Miners Sharon Shawnessy United States
1994 Genkai Yu Yu Hakusho: Poltergeist Report Caryl Marder United States
1995-1996 Zirconia Sailor Moon SuperS Robert Bockstael Canada
Barbara Goodson United States
1996-1998 Shizuka Kurata Kodocha Juli Erickson United States
1996 Old Lady Lupin the 3rd: The Secret of Twilight Gemini Laurie Steele United States
1997-1999 B.A. Bandora Agent Aika Mina Sands United States
1997-2002 Hagatha (ep. 121) Pokémon James Carter Cathcart United States
Nagatha (ep. 121)
2000-2004 Kaede InuYasha Pam Hyatt Canada
2000 Jado Orphen: Scion of Sorcery Debi Derryberry United States
2000 Magno Vivan Vandread Catherine Battistone United States
2001 Chiyoko's Mother Millennium Actress Felicity Duncan United Kingdom
Barbara Goodson United States
2001-2002 Kino Asakura Shaman King Erica Schroeder United States
2003 Rin Mikuriya Stratos 4 Debbie Grattan United States
2004 Kaede InuYasha - The Secret of the Cursed Mask Pam Hyatt Canada
2005 Iga Ogen Basilisk Juli Erickson United States
2005-2006 Tama (ep. 20) Mushi-Shi United States
2006-2008 Mother D.Gray-man Julie Mayfield United States
2006 Fauna Kingdom Hearts II Russi Taylor United States
2006 Shizue Satō Ouran High School Host Club Judy Keith United States
2008 Yaobikuni Blade of the Immortal Louise Chamis United States
2008-2011 Grandma Stitch! Gwendoline Yeo United States
2009-2010 Kaede InuYasha: The Final Act Linda Darlow Canada
2009 Xiao's Grandmother One Piece: Strong World Linda Young United States
2010 Fauna Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Russi Taylor United States
Fairy Godmother
2011-2014 Gon's Great Grandmother Hunter x Hunter Barbara Goodson United States
2013 Old Teacher Little Witch Academia Eileen Galindo United States
2013-2016 Hannah (ep. 27) Pokémon XY Haven Paschall United States
2014 Lucy Adams Yo-kai Watch: The Movie Jenn Wong United States
2016 Kikuko Pokémon Generations Ellyn Stern United States
2019 Fairy Godmother Kingdom Hearts III Barbara Dirickson United States
2020-2022 Kaede Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Linda Darlow United States
2021-2022 Kino Asakura Shaman King Erica Schroeder United States