Richard Epcar


Richard Epcar

Legendary actor, Richard Epcar is joining us at AnimeNEXT 2017. He is one of the hardest working men in show business, having voiced over 500 characters in video games, animation, and anime. He is best known as the voice of:

  • Batou in Ghost in the Shell
  • The Joker in several Batman games including Injustice: Gods Among Us
  • Raiden in Mortal Kombat X
  • Ansem in Kingdom Hearts

Richard was also voted one of the Top 20 Video Game Voice Actors of all Time, and Top 20 Anime Actors of all time by IMDB! Having started out in Robotech, you may have also heard him in:

  • Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure
  • Batman Unlimited as Commissioner Gordon
  • Pokemon Generations as Giovanni
  • Berserk
  • Lupin the Third
  • Naruto
  • Bleach
  • Rurouni Kenshin
  • Sword Art Online II
  • And Seven Deadly Sins to name a few.

He’s directing and voicing the all new Lupin the ThirdRichard has also done voice roles or voice directed for a number of high profile games. To check out Richard’s full bio and a more comprehensive list of his voice roles, you can refer to his extended bio here.