As seen in the Wangan Midnight anime
|Wangan Midnight Character|
|Japanese name||朝倉アキオ, Asakura Akio|
|Drives||Nissan 300ZX, Devil Z|
|Voiced by||Shun Oguri, Yuichi Nakamura (live action)|
|Appearances|| Wangan Midnight manga and anime|
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Wangan Midnight: The Movie
|First appearance||Wangan Midnight Volume 1|
Akio Asakura is the main protagonist in the Wangan Midnight series.
Akio has been racing since he was very young. The story of Wangan Midnight begins with him in his last year of high school, something that often takes a back seat to his enjoyment of racing.
In the live action movie Akio drove his red Nissan Fairlady Z 300ZX, until he came upon the S30Z.
Akio is a gentle and humble young man, but very serious about racing. Racing is such a priority to him that he once skipped school enough to make him have to repeat a grade just to race.
Behind the ScenesEdit
In the Wangan Midnight anime, Akio Asakura is voiced by Shun Oguri. Whereas in the live-action movie, he is portrayed by Yuichi Nakamura, who is also known for his role as Yuto Sakurai/Kamen Rider Zeronos in Kamen Rider Den-O.