Voice Actress / Artist
Kristen McGuire is an award winning artist and voice actress with an itchy drawing hand and an overactive imagination. Armed with a Wacom tablet and a degree in Visual Art and Communication, Kristen has managed to self-publish seven different comic books since 2008 and has won two awards for her original paintings, some of which have sold for over five hundred dollars while on display at local art shows. Her art, which heavily feature original characters and designs have even inspired professional cosplayers in the industry who have gone on to compete in cosplay competitions utilizing Kristen's designs.
Her comic titles include Enchanted (chapters 1-6), and A Day in the Life of a Cat Girl.
On top of her self published comics, Kristen is also internationally published as a contributor in Flame Tree Publishing's new drawing book Drawing Basics Made Easy.
In 2013 Kristen jumped into the role of voice actress and she started working for FUNimation providing voice overs for anime. You can hear her as Chiyo Kurihara in Prison School, Hinano Kurahashi in Assassination Classroom, Vera in Maria the Virgin Witch, Yuriko in Mikagura School Suite, Beach Chevro in Sky Wizards Academy, Touma in Noragami Aragoto, Harumoa in Tokyo ESP, Charm in Heavy Object, Defier Girl in Divine Gate, Amahara in Shonen Maid and she also has provided additional voices in several other anime titles and indie video games.
Currently she is working as a script writer for FUNimation and has adapted scripts for Dance With Devils, Dagashi Kashi, Shonen Maid and Love Live! Sunshine! She is also a coloring assistant for Sonny Strait on the popular Dark Horse comic, Elf Quest.
Convention Guest Appearances
- Anime Dallas 2018 - November 30 - December 2, 2018 in Dallas, TX
- Nomikai Dallas 2018 - October 13, 2018 in Lewisville, TX
- Dream Con 2018 - August 10-12, 2018 in Waco, TX
- Colossalcon 2018 - May 31 - June 3, 2018 in Sandusky, OH
- Ichibancon 2018 - January 11-14, 2018 in Concord, NC 2017
- Oni-Con 2017 - October 27-29, 2017 in Galveston, TX
- Tsubasacon 2017 - October 13-15, 2017 in Huntingon, WV
- Burleson Arts & Manga Festival 2017 - September 16, 2017 in Burleson, TX
- Tokyo in Tulsa 2017 - July 14-16, 2017 in Tulsa, OK
- A-Kon 2017 - June 8-11, 2017 in Fort Worth, TX 2016
- Anime North Texas 2016 - November 18-20, 2016 in Fort Worth, TX
- NerdaCon 2016 - November 11-12, 2016 in Columbus, GA
- Burleson Arts & Manga Festival 2016 - September 17, 2016 in Burleson, TX
- Delta H Con 2016 - August 19-21, 2016 in Houston, TX
- AnimeFest 2016 - August 12-15, 2016 in Dallas, TX
- KuroNekoCon 2016 - July 30-31, 2016 in Spokane, WA
- A-Kon 2016 - June 3-5, 2016 in Dallas, TX
- Mizuumi-Con 2016 - April 2-3, 2016 in San Antonio, TX 2015
- Con+Alt+Delete 2015 - December 18-20, 2015 in Rosemont, IL
- NerdaCon 2015 - November 6-7, 2015 in Columbus, GA
- Burleson Arts & Manga Festival 2015 - September 14, 2015 in Burleson, TX
- AnimeFest 2015 - September 4-7, 2015 in Dallas, TX
- Glitchcon 2015 - July 31 - August 2, 2015 in Springdale, AR
- Tokyo in Tulsa 2015 - July 17-19, 2015 in Tulsa, OK
- A-Kon 2015 - June 5-7, 2015 in Dallas, TX
- Mini A-Kon 2015 - March 12, 2015 in Lewisville, TX
- Bara No Toshi Anime Con 2015 - February 20-22, 2015 in Tyler, TX 2014
- Anime North Texas 2014 - November 14-16, 2014 in Forth Worth, TX
- Tyler Rose City Comic Con 2014 - October 25-26, 2014 in Tyler, TX
- AnimeFest 2014 - August 15-18, 2014 in Dallas, TX 2013
- Anime North Texas 2013 - November 15-17, 2013 in Forth Worth, TX
- A-Kon 2013 - May 31 - June 2, 2013 in Dallas, TX 2012
- AnimeFest 2012 - August 31 - September 3, 2012 in Dallas, TX
- Mini A-Kon 2012 - February 18, 2012 in Denton, TX