Voice Actor Tuesday: Bryce Papenbrook
Bryce Papenbrook is an American voice actor who has voiced numerous characters in anime and JRPGs. He plays main characters in several anime series, including Eren Jaeger in Attack on Titan, Shirou Emiya in Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works, Kirito in Sword Art Online, Rin Okumura in Blue Exorcist and Chooki Mason in Tenkai Knights, to name a few.
Papenbrook first began to voice video game characters in 2005, starting with Guan Ping in the Dynasty Warriors games and Jack Russell in Radiata Stories. A few years later, he voiced Dorne Murtough in Star Ocean: First Departure, and Zidane Tribal in Dissidia Final Fantasy and Dissidia 012. He has voiced many other video game characters over the years, including the Male ‘Rookie’ Avatar in Xenoblade Chronicles X, Machina Kunagiri in Final Fantasy Type-O, Tiz Arrior in Bravely Default and Bravely Second, and Lest in Rune Factory 4. JRPG fans may also know Papenbrook as Asbel Lhant, the main character in 2012’s Tales of Graces.