Notable on her behalf tone of voice acting assignments in anime series such as for example Fullmetal Alchemist, Tokyo Ghoul, Gintama, and Shakugan zero Shana, Kugimiya received a Seiyu Greatest Actress Award on her behalf performance in Toradora! She started her tone of voice acting profession in the past due 1990s, when she is at her late teenagers and early twenties. A vocalist and a tone of voice celebrity, she released a 2012 record entitled Kokohadoko. She was created and elevated in Kumamoto, Kumamoto, Japan. She and fellow tone of voice celebrity Yui Horie documented a track entitled “Orange” jointly; the single offered as the theme melody from the anime series Toradora!