Born on March 20, 1966 in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. Started his career as a background artist upon joining Studio Fuuga in 1985.
Some notable works include Jin-roh, Blood the Last Vampire, and made his directorial debut with Mini Pato. He has worked on the TV series Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex as a Director, Series Composition Writer, and marked a huge success. In 009 Re:Cyborg, he directed his first full 3DCG animated movie.
Notable works: Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit, Eden of the East, Napping Princess: The Story of the Unknown Me.
Born on October 2, 1960 in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. He has worked on numerous CG works, and is the one of the forerunners of 3DCG animation in Japan. While he has mainly worked as a Mechanical Designer, APPLESEED, which he directed in 2004, has influenced many creators worldwide.
Notable works: Starship Troopers Red Planet, Appleseed Alpha, Captain Harlock, APPLESEED
Bryce Papenbrook has been a professional voice over artist since the age of eight. He was introduced to the voice acting scene by his father, Bob Papenbrook, and has continued the trade in his footsteps.
Bryce has performed in numerous video games, cartoons, and television shows. Some recent roles include Kirito in Sword Art Online & Sword Art Online II, Rin Okumura in Blue Exorcist, Eren in Attack on Titan & Attack on Titan Jr High, Shirou Emiya in Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works, Wol in Mobius Final Fantasy, Meliodas & Love Helm in The Seven Deadly Sins, Caesar Zeppeli in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, Chooki & Lydendor in Tenkai Knights, Red in Pokémon Origins, Machina Kunagiri in Final Fantasy Type-0, Masaomi Kida & Turquoise Biker in Durarara!! & Durarara!! X2, Theodore in Persona Q, Makoto Naegi & Nagito Komaeda in Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, Danganronpa: The Animation, Super Danganronpa 2 & Danganronpa 3, Kennosuke Tokisada Ouma in Kuromukuro, Kaito in Ajin: Demi-Human, Staz Charlie Blood in Blood Lad, Adrien aka Cat Noir in Miraculous Ladybug, Eugene Sevenstark in Mobile Suit Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans, Clay Sizemore in Soul Eater Not!, Calm Craftman in Aldnoah.Zero, Kanata Kujo in Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky, Wataru Asahina in Brothers Conflict, Kaname Isaki in A Lull in the Sea, Numerous roles in Call of Duty : Ghosts, Tiz Arrior in Bravely Default, Adol Christin in Ys: Memories of Celceta, Inky in Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures Game, Black Ranger in the Power Rangers Megaforce Game, Sultan in Disney Princess Palace Pets, Lest in Rune Factory 4, Henry in Fire Emblem Awakening, Issachar in Shin Megami Tensei IV, Asbel Lhant in Tales of Graces F, Zidane Tribal in Final Fantasy Dissidia 012, and Guan Ping in Dynasty Warriors. Past leading roles include Shugo in .hack//Sign Legend of the Twilight, Jack in MAR, Jack Russell in Radiata Stories, Hanabusa Aido in Vampire Knight, and Isami Fujiwara in Noein.
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Johnny Yong Bosch
Johnny Yong Bosch got his start fighting giant bugs as Adam Park, the Black Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. It is a role that he would play for three and a half seasons on TV, two motion pictures and two special guest appearances in future Power Rangers seasons.
After Power Rangers, Johnny became very involved in voice over work for various titles. His first major voice acting role was Vash the Stampede in Trigun. He later went on to play the voices of:
- Kaneda in Akira
- Renton in Eureka Seven
- Albert in The Count of Monte Cristo
- Kiba in Wolf’s Rain
- Itsuki in The Melancholy of Haurhi Suzumiya
- Ichigo Kurosaki in Bleach
- Lelouch Lamperouge in Code Geass
- Izaya in Durarara
- Guren in Tenkai Knights
- Yukio in Blue Exorcist
- Sasori in Naruto
- Nobita in Doraemon
- Artemis in Sailor Moon
- Nagate in Knights of Sidonia
- Nate in Yokai Watch
- And many more.
Johnny’s voice can also be heard in numerous video games such as:
- Nero in Devil May Cry 4
- Kuhn in .hack//G.U.
- Adachi/Narukami in Persona 4
- Almaz in Disgaea 3
- Emil in Tales of Symphonia
- Guy in Tales of the Abyss
- Firion in Final Fantasy Dissidia
- Bumblebee in Transformers: War for Cybertron
- Yang in Street Fighter IV
- Zero in Marvel VS Capcom 3
- Yukimura in Sengoku Basara
- Torian Cadera in Star Wars The Old Republic
- Kung Jin in Mortal Kombat X
Johnny is going to reprise his role as Zero in the upcoming video game release Marvel vs Capcom Infinite! Be sure to check it out!! Johnny was also the frontman for the now-disbanded Eyeshine. Winners of Ford Motor Company’s world wide band search and produced by Grammy Award winning producer Don Was (Rolling Stones, Elton John, John Mayer…etc.). They played Warped Tour and Ernie Ball’s Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival as well as having their music chosen for promotional use in the Call Of Duty Endowment project. Eyeshine is also known for recording the song “Love Psalm” with Mary Elizabeth and Akira Yamaoka for the game Silent Hill: Book of Memories.