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Richard Epcar


Voice Actor
California, USA

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Biography:
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 and ANSEM in KINGDOM HEARTS.
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, BATMAN UNLIMITED as Commissioner Gordon, PEABODY & SHERMAN, 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, STREET FIGHTER, 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, 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, GRAND MASTER, NOEIN, DIGIMON, LUPIN THE III, 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 BROKEN SPIRITS.

 

 

Convention Guest Appearances:
1995
   RoboCon 1995 - October 6-8 in Anaheim, CA
2002
   BotCon 2002 - July 27-28 in Fort Wayne, IN
2004
   Otakon 2004 - July 30 - August 1 in Baltimore, MD
2005
   Kunicon St. Louis 2005 - March 4-6 in St. Louis, MO
   Anime Express 2005 - March 18-20 in Daytona Beach, FL
   Anime Central 2005 - May 13-15 in Rosemont, IL cancelled appearance
   Kunicon Atlanta 2005 - May 27-29 in Atlanta, GA
   Kunicon Denver 2005 - June 17-19 in Denver, CO
   RoboCon 2005 - July 1-4 in Anaheim, CA
   Realms Con 2005 - August 19-21 in Corpus Christi, TX
   AnimeIowa 2005 - September 9-11 in Des Moines, IA cancelled appearance
2006
   Anime Boston 2006 - May 26-28 in Boston, MA
   Otakon 2006 - August 4-6 in Baltimore, MD cancelled appearance
   Anime South 2006 - November 3-5 in Destin, FL
2007
   New York Comic Con 2007 - February 23-25 in New York, NY
   MechaCon 2007 - August 3-5 in Lafayette, LA
   Dragon*Con 2007 - August 31 - September 3 in Atlanta, GA cancelled appearance
   MikomiCon 2007 - September 7-9 in Northridge, CA
   Nan Desu Kan 2007 - September 14-16 in Denver, CO
   Another Anime Convention 2007 - October 12-14 in Nashua, NH cancelled appearance
   Supanova Pop Culture Expo 2007 - October 12-14 in Sydney, NSW, Australia
   Anime USA 2007 - November 16-18 in Arlington, VA
   Anime South 2007 - December 28-30 in Destin, FL
2008
   AniZona 2008 - March 21-23 in Litchfield Park, AZ convention cancelled
   Florida Supercon 2008 - May 23-25 in Weston, FL
   MechaCon 2008 - August 1-3 in Lafayette, LA cancelled appearance
   Otakon 2008 - August 8-10 in Baltimore, MD
   Anime Festival Orlando 2008 - August 15-17 in Orlando, FL
   Kumoricon 2008 - August 30 - September 1 in Portland, OR
   Anime Supercon 2008 - October 31 - November 2 in Miami, FL
2009
   Anime South 2009 - January 2-4 in Destin, FL
   Animation On Display 2009 - February 14-15 in San Francisco, CA
   Animation & Gaming Ohio 2009 - March 13-15 in Cincinnati, OH
   JACON 2009 - May 22-24 in Orlando, FL
   Anime Mid-Atlantic 2009 - June 19-21 in Hampton, VA
   Dragon*Con 2009 - September 4-7 in Atlanta, GA
   Erie Anime Experience 2009 - September 25-27 in Edinboro, PA cancelled appearance
   Nekocon 2009 - November 6-8 in Hampton, VA
   Zona Con 2009 - November 20-22 in Orlando, FL
2010
   Sakura-Con 2010 - April 2-4 in Seattle, WA
   Anime St. Louis 2010 - April 23-25 in Collinsville, IL
   MechaCon 2010 - July 16-18 in New Orleans, LA
   Sukoshicon 2010 - August 14 in Birmingham, AL live via video feed
   Erie Anime Experience 2010 - September 10-12 in Edinboro, PA
   RT25 The Celebration 2010 - September 18 in Van Nuys, CA
   Daisho Con 2010 - November 19-21 in Stevens Point, WI cancelled appearance
   Arkansas Anime Festival 2010 - November 20-21 in Bentonville, AR
2011
   Animeland Wasabi 2011 - March 11-13 in Aurora, CO
   Tekkoshocon 2011 - March 31 - April 3 in Pittsburgh, PA
   Tora-Con 2011 - April 16-17 in Rochester, NY
   Anime Boston 2011 - April 22-24 in Boston, MA
   Kintoki-Con 2011 - June 18-19 in Sacramento, CA
   Dragon*Con 2011 - September 2-5 in Atlanta, GA
   Northern Michigan Anime Convention 2011 - September 9-11 in Traverse City, MI
   Long Beach Comic and Horror Con 2011 - October 29-30 in Long Beach, CA
   Chibi-Pa 2011 - November 4-6 in Palm Beach Gardens, FL
   Pacific Media Expo 2011 - November 11-13 in Los Angeles, CA
2012
   Ikkicon 2012 - December 30, 2011 - January 1, 2012 in Austin, TX
   Katsucon 2012 - February 17-19 in National Harbor, MD
   Animation & Gaming Ohio 2012 - March 8-11 in Mason, OH
   Shuto Con 2012 - March 16-18 in Lansing, MI
   Con-nichiwa 2012 - March 23-25 in Tucson, AZ
   Metrocon 2012 - June 15-17 in Tampa, FL
   Anime Festival Orlando 2012 - August 3-5 in Orlando, FL
   Saboten-Con 2012 - September 1-3 in Glendale, AZ
   MechaCon 2012 - September 7-9 in New Orleans, LA
2011
   Anime NebrasKon 2011 - November 2-4 in Omaha, NE
2012
   Eirtakon 2012 - November 9-11 in Dublin, Ireland
2013
   Animé Los Angeles 2013 - January 4-6 in Los Angeles, CA
   Naka-Kon 2013 - March 15-17 in Overland Park, KS
   Zenkaikon 2013 - March 22-24 in Lancaster, PA
   LouisiANIME 2013 - May 10-12 in Lafayette, LA
   Denver Comic Con 2013 - May 31 - June 2 in Denver, CO
   Cosplacon 2013 - June 27-30 in Jefferson City, MO
   Kintoki-Con 2013 - July 26-28 in Sacramento, CA
   Pensacola Para Con 2013 - August 17-18 in Pensacola, FL
   Glitch Con 2013 - August 23-25 in Springdale, AR
   Dragon Con 2013 - August 30 - September 2 in Atlanta, GA
   Anime NebrasKon 2013 - November 1-3 in Omaha, NE
   Con+Alt+Delete 2013 - December 13-15 in Lisle, IL
2014
   Otakon Vegas 2014 - January 3-5 in Las Vegas, NV
   Setsucon 2014 - January 25-26 in State College, PA
   Katsucon 2014 - February 14-16 in National Harbor, MD
   Con Nichiwa 2014 - March 21-23 in Tucson, AZ
   Jaycon 2014 - March 29-30 in Elizabethtown, PA
   Florida Anime Experience 2014 - May 23-25 in Orlando, FL cancelled appearance
   AnimeNEXT 2014 - June 6-8 in Somerset, NJ
   Seishun-Con 2014 - June 20-22 in Atlanta, GA
   Metrocon 2014 - July 11-13 in Tampa, FL
   Video Gamers United 2014 - August 16-17 in Washington, DC
   Anime NebrasKon 2014 - October 31 - November 2 in Omaha, NE
2015
   SacAnime 2015 - January 2-4 in Sacramento, CA
   Setsucon 2015 - January 24-25 in State College, PA
   Kitsune Kon 2015 - March 20-22 in Green Bay, WI
   Anime Boston 2015 - April 3-5 in Boston, MA
   Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Melbourne 2015 - April 10-12 in Melbourne, VIC, Australia
   Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Gold Coast 2015 - April 17-19 in Broadbeach, QLD, Australia
   NashiCon 2015 - April 17-19 in Columbia, SC cancelled appearance
   Anime Central 2015 - May 15-17 in Rosemont, IL
   Mobicon 2015 - May 22-24 in Mobile, AL
   Magma Con 2015 - June 13-14 in Pigeon Forge, TN
   Anime California 2015 - August 28-30 in Anaheim, CA
   Saboten Con 2015 - September 4-7 in Phoenix, AZ
   Ramencon 2015 - September 18-20 in Merrillville, IN
   Banzaicon 2015 - October 30 - November 1 in Columbia, SC
2016
   Kami-Con 2016 - March 11-13 in Birmingham, AL
   ALT*Con: Florida 2016 - March 19-20 in Tallahassee, FL
   Zenkaikon 2016 - April 1-3 in Lancaster, PA
   UBCon 2016 - April 15-17 in Buffalo, NY
   Tora-Con 2016 - April 23-24 in Rochester, NY
   Ninja-Con 2016 - June 4 in Los Angeles, CA
   AnimeNEXT 2016 - June 10-12 in Atlantic City, NJ
   Matsuricon 2016 - August 19-21 in Columbus, OH
   Nan Desu Kan 2016 - September 2-4 in Denver, CO
2017
   Ichibancon 2017 - December 29, 2016 - January 1, 2017 in Concord, NC
   Animé Los Angeles 2017 - January 27-29 in Ontario, CA
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