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! He has been voted as 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, his voice credits include roles in Legend of Korra, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure as Joseph Joestar, Batman Unlimited as Commissioner Gordon, Pokemon Generations as Giovanni, Berserk, and Power Rangers just 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, Fire Emblem: Awakening as Walhart, MK vs D.C. Universe as the Joker and Raiden, Stargate SG-1 as Gen. Hammond, Starcraft as Dark Templar, Xenosaga as Ziggy, World of Warcraft, Smite, and League of Legends as Xin Zhao.
In addition to a long list of voice acting roles in anime, games, and live action properties, Richard has voice directed many games and shows. And 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 film Altered Spirits now playing on Amazon.