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Legendary Actor RICHARD EPCAR - is one of the hardest working men in show business, having voiced over 500 characters in Games, Animation and Anime.
Best known as the voice of BATOU in Ghost in the Shell, The JOKER in several Batman games including INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US (Fighting Game of the Year!) RAIDEN in MORTAL KOMBAT X, ANSEM in KINGDOM HEARTS and now AKUMA in STREET FIGHTER V!
Voted one of the Top 20 Video Game Voice Actors of all Time and Top 20 Anime Actors of all time by IMDB!
Starting out in ROBOTECH, you've heard him in LEGEND OF KORRA, JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE as Joseph Joestar, BATMAN UNLIMITED as Commissioner Gordon, POKEMON GENERATIONS as Giovanni, BERSERK, PERSONA 5, PEABODY & SHERMAN, ASTERIK WAR, DRAGON BALL SUPER, BLOOD LAD, LUPIN THE THIRD, MONSTER, NARUTO, BOBOBO-BOBOBO, TRANSFORMERS, BLEACH, SKIP BEAT, KENSHIN, SAO II, DURARARA, GTO, A LULL IN THE SEA, HUNTERXHUNTER, GUNDAM, MACROSS, DC SUPER FRIENDS, CYBER SOLIDER 009, LUCKY STAR, DIGIMON, 7 DEADLY SINS, X-MEN, GUNDAM UNICORN, BABYLON 5, and POWER RANGERS to name a few and he's directing and voicing the all new LUPIN THE THIRD!
He's also in tons of games including:
FINAL FANTASY as Gaius and Ilberd, SAINTS ROW, MAFIA III,
ARKHAM ORIGINS, SKYRIM, INFINITE CRISIS as the Joker, CALL OF DUTY-ADVANCED WARFARE, MAD MAX, FIRE EMBLEM: AWAKENING as Walhart, MK vs D.C. UNIVERSE as the Joker and Raiden, STARGATE SG-1 as Gen. Hammond, CALL OF DUTY-BLACK OPS, STAR WARS, TRANSFORMERS, X-COM, COMMAND & CONQUER, DEAD OR ALIVE 3-D, STARCRAFT as Dark Templar, DEAD SPACE, XENOSAGA as Ziggy, MARVEL HEROS, WORLD OF WARCRAFT, SMITE, LEAGUE OF LEGENDS as Xin Zhao, NARUTO, COWBOY BEBOP, SAMURAI WARRIORS, BLUE DRAGON, STAR OCEAN, SPLINTER CELL, GUILTY GEARS, .HACK, MEDAL OF HONOR, GHOST RECON, BATON KAITOS ORIGINS, SPACE SEIGE, SPEC-OPS, BAYONETTA, CATHERINE, TEKKEN, ACE COMBAT, and RESIDENT EVIL.
RICHARD has voice directed many games including:
ARKHAM ORIGINS, DEAD ISLAND: RIPTIDE, BLUE DRAGON, SHADOW HEARTS II, STAR OCEAN 2, 3, XCOM,
ENEMY TERRITORY QUAKE WARS, UNREAL TOURNAMENT 3, JACKASS THE GAME, SMACKDOWN VS. RAW, and
DEAD HEAD FRED and voice directed many shows including:
GHOST IN THE SHELL 2, ROBOTECH: SHADOW CHRONICLES, ALMOST HEROES, JUNGLE SHUFFLE, THE REEF, MONCHICHI,
GRAND MASTER, NOEIN, DIGIMON, LUPIN THE III, MONCHICHI, FIGHTING SPIRIT, PATLABOR 3, ZENTRIX, AZUMI I & II, FEARLESS, BETTY BLUE, IRON MONKEY, VR TROOPERS, POWER RANGERS, UGLY BETTY WEBISODES and OLD BOY to name a few.
He has also voice acted on several big films including: DEADPOOL, WARCRAFT, PLANET OF THE APES, X-MEN: FIRST CLASS and RESIDENT EVIL 3 to name just a few.
On Camera Richard has appeared in many shows including: WAREHOUSE 13, MEMOIRS OF AN INVISIBLE MAN, COLUMBO, DIAGNOSIS MURDER, MATLOCK, CHEERS,
DAYS OF OUR LIVES, GENERAL HOSPITAL, and a lead in the soon to be released ALTERED SPIRITS.
Sci-fi Convention Guest Appearances
- Zenkaikon 2024 - March 22-24, 2024 in Lancaster, PA 2023
- Tiger Con 2023 - September 30 - October 1, 2023 in Valdosta, GA 2018
- DerpyCon 2018 - November 9-11, 2018 in Morristown, NJ 2017
- MechaCon 2017 - July 28-30, 2017 in New Orleans, LA 2016
- Zenkaikon 2016 - April 1-3, 2016 in Lancaster, PA 2015
- Magma Con 2015 - June 13-14, 2015 in Pigeon Forge, TN
- Mobicon 2015 - May 22-24, 2015 in Mobile, AL
- Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Gold Coast 2015 - April 17-19, 2015 in Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia
- Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Melbourne 2015 - April 10-12, 2015 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2013
- Dragon Con 2013 - August 30 - September 2, 2013 in Atlanta, GA
- Glitch Con 2013 - August 23-25, 2013 in Springdale, AR
- Pensacola Para Con 2013 - August 17-18, 2013 in Pensacola, FL 2011
- Dragon*Con 2011 - September 2-5, 2011 in Atlanta, GA 2010
Daisho Con 2010 - November 19-21, 2010 in Stevens Point, WICancelled Appearance 2009
- Dragon*Con 2009 - September 4-7, 2009 in Atlanta, GA 2007
Dragon*Con 2007 - August 31 - September 3, 2007 in Atlanta, GACancelled Appearance
14 confirmed guest appearances
View Richard Epcar on FanCons.com for 151 additional guest appearances