Makiko Ohmoto (大本 眞基子) is a Japanese voice actress who is best known for playing the roles of Kirby (in both the games and the anime). Ohmoto also plays Ness in the Super Smash Bros. games, Lyn of the Fire Emblem series in the Japanese version of Super Smash Bros. Brawl, and Viridi in Kid Icarus: Uprising. Ohmoto also provides the voice of Rick the Hamster and Iro in the anime, Queen Sectonia in Kirby: Triple Deluxe  and Susie in both Kirby: Planet Robobot and Kirby Star Allies.
The first appearance of Makiko Ohmoto's voice as Kirby is in Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 64, as Kirby was not yet voiced by Ohmoto in Mario Kirby Masterpiece. However, Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards marks her first time voicing Kirby in a Kirby game.
- She was born on February 1st, 1973 (Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan).
- Interests/Skills/Hobbies: calligraphy and illustrating.