Other Gaming Forum

Topic: Great voice acting in video games

Showing 21 to 40 of 62

AuthorMessage
Avatar

PiribroH

21. Posted:

I haven't played so many video games with good voice acting. Only ones that I can remember right now are Darksiders, Fallout: New Vegas, Mass Effect and Borderlands. It is easier for me to remember bad voice acting (I will never ever forget Emil's voice acting in Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World). And of course Mario and Link have always had great voice actors :P.

Edited on by PiribroH

I am just a Madao...and I'm proud of it!

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Cia

22. Posted:

I usually don't have a problem with voice acting, unless it's like in the games like Psychonauts, Crash bandicoot and similar. Many cartoonish western games have unbelievebaly annoying voice acting and characters, which for me ruins the whole experience. Exceptionally good voice acting? First two series that comes into mind are Metal Gear and GTA. I also like more "emotionless" voice acting like in the games Silent Hill 2 and Metroid Other M, than overacting.

Edited on by Cia

Cia

AuthorMessage
Avatar

melechofsin

23. Posted:

The mentioning of Malcolm McDowell reminded me of Wing Commander IV that had FMV and great acting by him. Another old game that I played without voice acting but had the best cast ever was Gabriel Knight.

Great voice acting: MadWorld, House of the Dead Overkill, The Conduit (love that actor from Battlestar Galactica).

melechofsin

AuthorMessage
Avatar

kkslider5552000

24. Posted:

I have a real soft spot for Megaman Legends' voice acting. Partially nostalgia but I still think it holds up pretty well all things considered. Especially considering Capcom is infamous for their bad voice acting in most of their games.

3DS friend code: 2878 - 9709 - 5054
Nintendo Network ID: SliderGamer55

I have a Let's Play channel? How?!

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Popyman

25. Posted:

Faron wrote:

I usually don't have a problem with voice acting, unless it's like in the games like Psychonauts

....YOUR EARS ARE BROKEN! runs away crying

"Sometimes isolation is a good thing, Razputin. It can lead to many important discoveries."--Sasha Nein, Psychonauts3DS FC: 2578-3212-7404Popy's Backloggery!

AuthorMessage
Avatar

SigourneyBeaver

26. Posted:

Mark Hamill in Arkham Asylum and Darksiders is absolutely amazing.

And also whoever did Andrew Ryan in Bioshock.

Sigourney Beaver.

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Hokori

27. Posted:

NMH series at least I thought

Rank 5 in the 1st one I just have to say: Henshin a Go-Go Baby!

Digitaloggery
3DS FC: Otaku1
WiiU: 013017970991
Nintendo of Japan
niconico community is full of kawaii!
Must finish my backlagg or at least get close this year
Welcome to my emassary of doom >: }

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Odnetnin

28. Posted:

Starting at :25:

Six word TV reviews
The Worst Firework Displays of all Time

3DS Friend Code: 3093-7077-1059 | Twitter: Odnetnin

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Oregano

29. Posted:

Caitlin Glass as Amidatelion in Crystal Bearers. The rest of the cast weren't bad, may be a bit too cheesy, but she was flipping amazing and totally stole the show.

http://www.gaminggauge.com/
My new gaming website!

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Pahvi

30. Posted:

If I should name just one that comes to mind... William Franklyn in Startopia as VAL. Of course, much of his impact is due to the lines he was written. "I know you are busy and therefore it gives me great pleasure to interrupt you."

Oh dear, he died in 2006.

"The review score of 6 becomes a 9 when looked at another angle. And vice versa." -me?
Now playing: Hyrule Warriors, Twilight Princess
Game impressions posts: http://backlogcompactor.blogspot.com/

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Portista

31. Posted:

I think the best voice acting was in Professor Layton and the Unwound Future, and in the Gamecube's Star Fox.

Monster Hunter for the win!!!!! Check out my music album at https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/fifteen-ep/id589290511

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Simmer_E

32. Posted:

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

They have some of the best voice acting ever IMO

Simmer_E

Nintendo Network ID: Simmer_E | Twitter: Simmer_E

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Aviator

33. Posted:

Resident Evil.

aint I funny

In a way exhausting
we're problem solving
Drink 'til she's attractive
We're PARTYNAUSEOUS
Talking 'bout diplomatic
I brought my plastic
Making that peace attractive
We're PARTYNAUSEOUS
PSN: naviator_9

AuthorMessage
Avatar

irken004

34. Posted:

Aviator wrote:

Resident Evil.

aint I funny

"Got a lot of good things on sale, stranger!"

Backloggery

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Kaeobais

35. Posted:

Grant Theft Auto 4: All of the voice work is excellent, and a good majority of it is hilarious. My favourite is probably Niko himself. Also, Little Jacob, despite the fact that I actually had to turn on subtitles to understand any of what he was saying, and even then it was hard XD

Comic Jumper: This is a game that I think went a bit unnoticed, which is sad because it's really just a hilarious game. And a lot of that is due to the voice acting, not the least of which comes from Captain Smiley and Star, with their constant banter :P

Dead Rising 1 and 2: While not exactly "great" voice acting, it really does fit the mood of the game, especially the psychopaths :3

Also, any game with David Duchovny. He is just a phenomenal voice actor ............ if by "phenomenal" you mean "always sounds bored out of his freaking mind and invests no interest in the happenings of the game" :P

The best strategy in the game: go up stairs and pause balls.

AuthorMessage
Avatar

komicturtle

36. Posted:

Super Smash Bros. Brawl :)

komicturtle

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Swiket

37. Posted:

Untitled

I've been really busy being dead, you know, after you murdered me.

I had fun once and it was awful.

3DS Friend Code: 4828-4964-0323

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Platypus

38. Posted:

Ratchet and Clank
Uncharted series
sly cooper
Monkey island series
and Call of Duty

These are a few that stood out to me although I've played quite a few games with great voice acting.

Wii code: 3761-1403-5495-2750PSN ID: Nintendodude686
Steam Community ID; Platypus

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Odnetnin

39. Posted:

Swiket wrote:

Untitled

I've been really busy being dead, you know, after you murdered me.

This this this this, but that's not her best line. These are :D:

Six word TV reviews
The Worst Firework Displays of all Time

3DS Friend Code: 3093-7077-1059 | Twitter: Odnetnin

AuthorMessage
Avatar

Ravage

40. Posted:

Untitled

Sean Aaron ~ "The secret is out: I'm really an American cat-girl."
Q: How many physicists does it take to change a light bulb?
A: Two, one to hold the light bulb, the other to rotate the universe.
Just Say No To Toast!