She is a blind old woman who also appears to be the wise woman of the Valley of the Wind.
Behind the Voice
Obaba was provided her voice by Hisako Kyoda, Linda Gary in the Warriors of the Wind-dubbed version, and Tress MacNeille in the Disney version.
|Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind|
|Main Cast||Nausicaä | Teto|
|Valley of the Wind||Jhil | Yupa | Mito | Obaba Hisako|
|Pejite||Mayor of Pejite | Asbel | Lastelle | Lastelle's Mother|
|Torumekian Empire||Kushana | Kurotowa|
|Locations||Valley of the Wind | Nausicaa's Tower | Pejite | Toxic Jungle|
|Mechanical Designs||Dreadnought | God Warrior | Mehve|
|Creatures||Fox Squirrel | Hebikera | Ohmu|
|Glossary||Miasma | Seven Days of Fire|