Kaori Kawabuchi (川渕かおり, Kawabuchi Kaori?) (born July 7) is a Japanese motion capture actor and stunt performer. She specializes in performing swordplay and sword dancing. She is also a film and stage actor, and performs as a singer in the band KAO=S.
She has appeared in various motion captioning roles in Square Enix games, including Serah Farron in the Lightning Saga, and Cloud Strife in Mobius Final Fantasy. Outside of Final Fantasy she has performed in other Square Enix games including Aya Brea in The 3rd Birthday, and 2B in NieR:Automata.
Kawabuchi performs as a motion capture in the following titles.
|Final Fantasy XIII||2009||Serah Farron|
|Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy||2011|
|Final Fantasy Type-0||2011|||
|Final Fantasy XIII-2||2011||Serah Farron|
|Final Fantasy XV||2016||Gentiana|
|Mobius Final Fantasy||2017||Cloud Strife|