Richard Epcar (born 29 April, 1955) is an American voice actor who started out his voice acting career in Robotech. He has done voice direction on various programs, including Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles. He voiced Ben Dixon, Grel, Vince Grant and Jim Austin.
Richard has worked various English-language localizations of Japanese animation, cartoons, and video games. Some of his major roles include Raiden in Mortal Kombat franchise, the Joker in Injustice: Gods Among Us, Zangetsu in Bleach, Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo in Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo, Etemon and Myotismon in Digimon, Batou in Ghost in the Shell, Ansem in Kingdom Hearts, Joseph Joestar in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders and JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable, Black Ghost/Skull in Cyborg 009, Akuma in Street Fighter V, and Daisuke Jigen in Lupin the Third. He and fellow voice actress Ellyn Stern own and operate Epcar Entertainment, a voiceover production service company based in Los Angeles. On September 28, 2011, Epcar appeared on the podcast Disasterpiece Theatre to discuss his ideas for a live-action version of Ghost in the Shell.
- Richard Epcar's Official Site
- Richard Epcar's profile at Voice Chasers
- Richard Epcar article at Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.