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Pendleton Ward Broken Age photo
Pendleton Ward Broken Age

Pendleton Ward joins the voice cast of Broken Age


Plays the part of 'the lovable Gus'
Nov 04
// Brett Zeidler
Hot off the heels of Day of the Devs, a video was posted on Double Fine's YouTube account today announcing -- and showing proof! -- that Pendleton Ward (best known as the creator of Adventure Time) will be lending his v...
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All the dumb ways you can die in Grand Theft Auto V


Plus the coolest car chase ever, and other things
Oct 01
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Something as big and immersive as Grand Theft Auto V is going to create all sorts of videos by fans. Like this one that showcases some of the dumb ways you can die in the game, all set to music!
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Trevor represents 'pure escapism' in Grand Theft Auto V


The three actors of Grand Theft Auto V speak about their roles
Sep 30
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
GQ got to sit down with the three main stars of Grand Theft Auto V: Shawn Fonteno (Franklin), Ned Luke (Michael), and Steven Ogg (Trevor) where they talked about their roles in Grand Theft Auto V. First I have to highlight th...
GTAV voice actors photo
GTAV voice actors

Grand Theft Auto V's three main voice actors pictured


Cameras steal souls
Sep 17
// Steven Hansen
Geoff Keighley tweeted a link to this picture of Grand Theft Auto V's voice actors, Steven Ogg (Trevor), Shawn Fonteno (Franklin), and Ned Luke (Michael). Ogg looks so much like Trevor! Or, I suppose, Trevor looks so much lik...
GTAV gang members photo
GTAV gang members

Actual gang members bring Grand Theft Auto V to life


Damn it feels good to hear real gangstas
Sep 04
// Steven Hansen
Grand Theft Auto V strives for realism in its excess crime fantasy. Truth in art, and all that. One of the game's writers and producers "Lazlow" Jones, known for co-writing and sometimes voicing the series' radio stations sin...
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Castlevania

Lords of Shadow 2's Dracula still evolving as a character


Voice acting talent is impacting character development in a big way
Aug 08
// Jayson Napolitano
While there was a ton of news about Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 a few weeks back at San Diego Comic Con, we did have a few more tidbits to share from a joint session with the voice of Gabriel Belmont/Dracula, Robert C...
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Killzone PS4 actors

Killzone: Shadow Fall goes Hollywood with actor reveals


Well, they're no Brian Cox
Jul 09
// Steven Hansen
Killzone: Shadow Fall is getting some television thespians to abet its story, according to a recent PlayStation Blog post. Jamie Gray Hyder of Trueblood will be playing Helghast intelligence officer Echo, a foil to Shadow Fal...
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Valve VA infographic

Beautiful infographic charts all of Valve's voice actors


Mmm, that design sense
Jul 01
// Steven Hansen
I'm a sucker for a good infographic. You can take something ordinary and uninteresting, like a list of all 50 actors who have provided voice work for Valve's 174 characters, and make something magical. It becomes an adventure...
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The Last of Us

The Last of Us' Joel and Ellie talk about their roles


That's Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson
Jun 26
// Chris Carter
The Last of Us came, it went, and it conquered. The game reached pretty much universal acclaim (myself included) from around the web, and now, if you're curious, you can see what went into the roles of Joel and Ellie from a ...
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Starbound

Bastion narrator lends his stellar voice to Starbound


Freedom never sounded so sweet
Jun 24
// Darren Nakamura
After Logan Cunningham poured sweet nectar into our ears as Rucks in Bastion, many wanted his voice in every game. For now, we'll have to settle on just having him narrate Starbound. Here I thought my anticipation for the up...
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The Lost Boy returns
The voice of Snake for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has been revealed today -- it's non other than Jack Bauer himself -- Kiefer Sutherland. Kojima stated during Konami's press conference that the year is 1984, and sin...

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Solid Snake's English voice actor to be revealed soon


The suspense is almost over
May 31
// Abel Girmay
A quick teaser, by way of GameSpot, names the Konami pre-E3 show as the place for the reveal of Solid Snake's supposed new voice actor for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Ground Zeroes. I say supposed because many p...
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Arkham Origins

Batman reportedly has a new voice actor in Arkham Origins


Well then...
Apr 29
// Jordan Devore
We've grown accustomed to Batman being voiced by Kevin Conroy over the years. He is the role, as far as I'm concerned, which is why it was great to see him be a part of Rocksteady's Arkham games. Regrettably, it sou...
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Far Cry / Deus Ex

The Far Cry and Deus Ex voice actors are best of friends


Vaas versus Adam Jensen
Apr 24
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Elias Toufexis and Michael Mando, the voice actors for Deus Ex: Human Revolution's Adam Jensen, and Far Cry 3's Vaas, sit down with Michael Mando Films to talk about their roles as videogame voice actors. The duo talk about their work, and then hug each other all over the floor like the bestest of friends that they are. Awwwwwww.
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Mario's Game Gallery

Behold, the first Mario game voiced by Charles Martinet


No, it wasn't Super Mario 64
Apr 20
// Tony Ponce
[Update: And I've just been informed that Mario was voiced in Mario Teaches Typing, which predates even Hotel Mario. The original 1991 DOS version used a different actor, but a 1995 CD-ROM re-release replaced him with Martin...
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David Hayter out of MGS V

David Hayter claims he wasn't asked to do MGS V


SNAKEEEEEEEEEE
Mar 27
// Chris Carter
David Hayter upset hundreds of fans in an instant, after tweeting "well look, at least I had a good run," presumably in regards to the fact that he was nowhere to be found in the latest Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain t...
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Atlus

Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers has less English voicework


'Cut back just a touch'
Feb 28
// Kyle MacGregor
The North American version Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers will have less voice acting than its Japanese counterpart. That's not necessarily a bad thing though. According to Atlus USA, the slight reduction in content h...
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Mega Man Legends

There is hope for a Mega Man Legends re-release after all


Kinda sorta
Jan 15
// Chris Carter
Mega Man fans have probably given up on the Legends series by now. Between the cancellation of Legends 3, and the fact that Mega Man Legends 1 and 2 can't be released on the PlayStation Network because Capcom no longer has th...
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The DTOID Show: Zynga, Dishonored, and QuakeCon 2012!


Aug 03
// Tara Long
Happy Friday, lovelies! We've got a jam-packed show today, full of all the QuakeCon and copyright infringement news you can handle! We've also got footage of Assassin's Creed III's AnvilNext engine, a list of famous people l...
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Dishonored's voice cast includes Susan Sarandon and more


Aug 03
// Jordan Devore
There's plenty to be excited about for Arkane Studios' Dishonored; now you can add the game's voice cast to that list, assuming award-winning actors are who you want bringing game characters to life. First up is Susan Sarando...
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007 Legends brings back classic Bond actors


Jul 27
// Matthew Razak
Activision has announced that it's not just loading up on past Bond films for the upcoming 007 Legends, but past Bond actors as well. Not only have they confirmed that Daniel Craig will be performing as Bond throughout the ga...
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The DTOID Show: Tony Hawk, Sleeping Dogs & Metro's Spider


Jul 18
// Max Scoville
The big news today is the newly announced voice cast for Sleeping Dogs, which includes Lucy Liu, Tim Wilkinson, Robin Shou, and oddly enough, Emma Stone. A video walkthrough of the E3 demo of Metro: Last Light is now online,...
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Atlus: Casting for Persona 4 Arena might not be permanent


May 03
// Josh Tolentino
Quite a few folks are excited about Persona 4: Golden. However, for some, that excitement is tempered by worry over voice-acting. Perceptive fans noticed changes to the cast, in English trailers for Persona 4 A...
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Warriors Orochi 3 coming to PSN due to Japanese voiceover


Feb 16
// Samit Sarkar
Tecmo Koei's upcoming myth-based hack-n-slash action title, Warriors Orochi 3, will be launching for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 next month, in North America on March 20 and in Europe on March 30. The game will be a full-price...
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Here's your voice cast for Mass Effect 3


Jan 31
// Dale North
Here's your Mass Effect 3 voice cast: Martin Sheen as The Illusive Man Seth Green as Joker Tricia Helfer as Normandy's A.I EDI Yvonne Strahovski as Miranda Carrie-Anne Moss as Aria T'Loak Ali Hills as Dr. Liara T'Soni Keith...
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Original voice option for Silent Hill 2 in HD collection


Nov 22
// Dale North
We were kind of worried about the new voice acting recorded for the upcoming Silent Hill HD Collection. It might have been fine, but it could have gone very wrong. Thankfully, Konami has announced that there will be an origin...
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Actual Professor Oak VA dubs over PokÚmon FireRed intro


Sep 10
// Tony Ponce
Web show Underbelly has managed to tap Stuart Zagnit, the man who voiced Professor Oak during the first nine seasons of the Pokémon TV series, to act out Oak's monologue in the opening moments of the classic game. It'...
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Dragon's Dogma video makes me pine for silent characters


Aug 22
// Bob Muir
A goblin pack! Their kind hates ice and fire both! I'll draw it near! Take the offensive! Fall still! That's all I got from this footage of Dragon's Dogma from Gamescom. Sure, the combat looks kind of fun, and riding on a fl...
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Nathan Drake is the Penguin... wait, what?


Aug 05
// Nick Chester
So, a couple of things you should know about the Penguin as he appears in the upcoming Batman: Arkham City. First of all, he kind of looks like Jim Sterling. Let's not beat around the bush here. While Sterling didn't invent t...
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Saints Row: The Third has Sasha Grey, Hulk Hogan, and Jin


Jul 19
// Maurice Tan
Saints Row: The Third is already looking pretty crazy, and it needs some sexy lost wrestler voice talent to match that. So it makes sense that Sasha Grey, Hulk Hogan, and Daniel Day Kim will portray key characters in the upco...

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