Erika Harlacher (born August 29, 1990) is an American voice actress who is based in Los Angeles, California. She happens to be involved in several Bang Zoom! Entertainment-dubbed titles either as a staff or a cast member or both. These titles include Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan, Rinne no Lagrange, Sword Art Online, K-On!, Accel World and Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk.
She happens to be cast alongside Erik Kimerer, Kyle Hebert, Lucien Dodge, Cristina Vee, Wendee Lee, Christine Marie Cabanos, Erica Mendez, Max Mittelman, Sarah Williams, Mela Lee, Erica Lindbeck, and Cassandra Lee.
Notable roles by Erika Harlacher:
- Ami Kawashima in Toradora!
- Asseylum Vers Allusia in Aldnoah.Zero
- Asuna Kisaki in Occultic;Nine
- Claudia Enfield in The Asterisk War
- Crusch Karsten in Re:Zero
- Djeeta in Granblue Fantasy: The Animation
- Dominic/Melinda in Sylvanian Families
- Elizabeth Liones in The Seven Deadly Sins
- Emi Igawa in Your Lie in April (her first anime role shared with Saori Hayami)
- Hailey Anne Thomas/Komasan in Yo-Kai Watch
- Haruka Uehara in Rinne no Lagrange
- Hibari Takeda in God Eater (replacing Laura Bailey)
- Kurapika in Hunter × Hunter (2011 version)
- Liliko Kinutsugai in Hisone and Masotan
- Luna in Konosuba
- Marrine Kreische in Record of Grancrest War
- Mihaya Kakei/Blood Leopard in Accel World
- Mimori Togo in Yuki Yuna is a Hero
- Natsumi Torii and Wakana Nura in Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan
- Ruler/Jeanne d'Arc and Laeticia in Fate/Apocrypha
- Sasha in Sword Art Online
- Siune in Sword Art Online II
- Shiho and additional voices in K-On!
- Sukuyo Mankanshoku in Kill la Kill
- Taiki Kou/Sailor Star Maker in Sailor Moon
- The eponymous character in Violet Evergarden
- Yumeko Jabami in Kakegurui (her second anime role shared with Saori Hayami)
- Yumi Shirayanagi in Charlotte
- Aiba in Aithe Somnium Files
- Ann Takamaki in Persona 5 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
- Ayesha Altugle in Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk
- Harley in Fairy Fencer F
- Juna Crawford in Trails of Cold Steel 3.
- Kyoko Kirigiri in Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc (Darrin'd by Caitlin Glass in the Anime of the Game)
- Kaede Akamatsu in Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony
- Leonardo da Vinci in Fate/Grand Order VR, her second Fate role shared with Maaya Sakamoto following Jeanne.
- Olivia Jones in D4
- Sadira in Killer Instinct
- Noize in River City Girls
- Rebecca Hawkins in Season 4 of Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series
- Yugo in Wakfu note
Staff positions by Erika Harlacher:
- Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works]: Production Assistant
- K-On!: Production Assistant
- Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan: Production Coordination
- Persona 4: The Animation: Production Assistant
Erika Harlacher and her works provide examples of:
- Enforced Method Acting: Ann Takamaki's Big "WHAT?!" when Joker was invited as a newcomer for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was her own genuine reaction.
- Pigeonholed Voice Actor: She is usually cast as sweet girls, usually the Cool Big Sister type ones.
- Playing Against Type: She can also do The Stoic or even Femme Fatale roles well, as evidenced by Kyoko Kirigiri and Sadira.
- Relationship Voice Actor: Her and Bryce Papenbrook take the roles of hero and heroine in both Danganronpa and Seven Deadly Sins.
- Star-Making Role: Ami Kawashima in Toradora!, Asseylum Vers Allusia in Aldnoah.Zero, Kyoko Kirigiri in Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc and Ann Takamaki in Persona 5.