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OP 11/08/13 10:43:25 PM#1
I was getting a kick out of this game even though it is largely a theme park game the skill based system and the unusual setting and the discovery quests had me hooked. The voice work was way better than average as well and the dialog wasn't quite as stilted as most games like say SWTOR. Then I hit that magical point, the point where I recognized someone as Jeffrey Combs. The fact they got him to do voices for this game seals the deal for me, I'll gladly buy the future episodes now.
"I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer..."
11/09/13 6:23:04 PM#2
Yeah that was by far one of the cooler moments in Kingsmouth for me. The game already oozes Lovecraftian charm, but then hearing Combs voice in there really hits it home for me...
“I thought what I'd do was, I'd pretend I was one of those deaf-mutes.
11/21/13 10:57:57 AM#3
Wow. Lol, I never realized that was him.... Learn something new everyday....
12/19/13 3:24:59 AM#4
I didn't notice. Who did he play?
12/19/13 3:49:09 AM#5
Here is a list of actors that have lent their voices to The Secret World.
#1 07-10-2012, 11:44 PM
Sounds familiar? The voice talent of The Secret WorldI'm sure that like me, many of you have thought on numerous occassions that you recognise some of the exceptional voice talent in TSW.
Here are the games voice actor credits with links to their IMDB profiles.
Mei Ling (Dragon poster child) , Mary Stuart (Library in The Temple Club, London), Hemitneter (City of the Sun God), Mara (Mortal Sins NPC)
Mysti in The Mysti Show, May Phelps in BBC 1's Casualty, Keith Lemon's 'Rosie'!
Richard Sonnac (Templar Liaison in London)
Currently stars in BBC 1's Holby City as Antione Malick, also played Mick in Rev
Zhara (Cafe Giza in al Merayah, The Scorched Desert)
Colette in Casualty for 3 seasons, 7 episodes of Doctor Who as Francine Jones (Martha's mum) in 2007/08
DI Marianne Shelley (Policewoman Darkside in London)
Currently playing Vicky Tucker in BBC Radio 4's 'The Archers'
Said (Hotel Wahid International, The Scorched Desert)
Daniel Parish in Season 3 & 4 of BBC's Lark Rise to Candleford
Leigh Allen Baker
Bong Cha (Dragon HQ), Erin Mahler (Illuminati HQ), Madame Roget (The Ravens Knock in Kingsmouth), Shani (first contact in The Scorched Desert), Sophie (barmaid in The Besieged Farmlands)
Amy Duncan in Good Luck Charlie, Ellen in Will & Grace
Tara Lynne Barr
Carter (Innsmouth Academy office), Emilia (Mortal Sins NPC, Shadowy Forest)
Konrad Engel (The Horned God, London), Freddy Beaumont (Dawning of an Endless Night villain), Hasdatean (Besieged Farmlands)
The 'Mind the Gap' voice of the Picadilly Line!
David Archer in the BBC Radio 4 series "The Archers".
Illuminati Envoy , John Wolf (Outside Dream Quest Kindergarten, Savage Coast)
Voice of Captain America in The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes. Dustin Donovan in As The World Turns, and male Trooper voice in SWTOR.
Jack Boone (Kingsmouth, by tent outside entrance to Agartha)
The voice of Tom, the announcer of Cartoon Network's Toonami. Andronikus Revel in SWTOR. Voice of Wolverine in the video game, "X-men Legends". Considered to be the 'king of anime'.
Doctor Vasile Varias (Besieged Farmlands)
Dame Julia Beatrix Tyburn (Templar HQ), Cucuvea (The tree in Besieged Farmlands), Olga Dimir (Shadowy Forest)
Prolific British theatre actress. Also played Septa Mordane in Game of Thrones, and Bridget Spears in Torchwood - Children of Earth
Mihas (Shadowy Forest), Vlad Dracula, Eblis
Topsy Turvy, Shakespeare in Love (films), Dr Sean Richmond in BBC's Doctors,
The Forest God (The Besieged Farmlands), Callisto (Carpathian Fangs)
Winner of Theatre Award UK for Best Performance in a Musical, for "Matilda", 2011. Male Imperial Agent voice in SWTOR. Hidden (2011 TV Crime Drama)
Charles Zurn, Hayden Montag (Innsmouth Academy, Savage Coast)
Horror movie icon, Combs is probably best known for portraying Herbert West in the cult horror film Re-Animator (1985). Re-Animator was based on H.P. Lovecraft's famous novel. Combs is also known for playing a variety of characters on three Star Trek TV series - Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise, most notably recurring DS9 villain Weyoun.
Kyra Dexter (Red's Bait & Tackle, Savage Coast)
The voice of Judah in the animated film The Lion of Judah.
The Fallen King ('The Prophet' outside tube station in London), Iain Tibet Gladstone (Library in The Temple Club, London), Silviu Dimir
Houy (City of the Sun God), Tibor
Walter Hutton in Cranford
Khalid El Sayad (Above Forsaken Oasis, Scorched Desert)
Prolific English actor best known for his role as Albert Arthur Moxey in the hit comedy-drama series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet.
Zuberi, Vampire Hunter
The voice of Hulu.com. Loads of videogames and animations.
Raiden in Metal Gear Solid, Reno in Final Fantasy
Mysterious Envoy, Yevgeny Brusilov
UK series Doctors, The Bill, Hope Springs
Carmen Preda (outside Agartha in Besieged Farmlands)
According to Wikipedia she did the vocals "Give it to me, baby" in The Offspring hit single "Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)."! Huge amounts of voice over work for animations and video games.
Moutnefert (City of the Sun God), Luminita
Mainly stage work in the UK
Danny Dufresne (Skate Park in Kingsmouth)
Young Ethan in Lost, also appeared in films like The Changeling and the US remake of Funny Games
Eleanor Franklin (The Franklin Mansion, Blue Mountain)
American film, television and stage actress. She had a recurring role as Doug Heffernan's mother on the sitcom The King of Queens.
Alex, Theodore Wicker (Hell dungeons NPC, Mr Smith (Carpathian Fangs)
Lots of voices in Dragon Age Origins and DA2.
Deputy Andy Gardener (Roof of Sheriff's Office in Kingsmouth)
Tyler Freeborn (Issue 5 mission series)
Parts in the movie Bridesmaids, TV series The New Girl. The voice of Johnny Powell in the videogame Darkness II.
Film debut playing Molly in the film Across the Universe (2007). Guest starred in various television programmes including Waking the Dead, Trial and Retribution, Wire in the Blood, The Royal, Casualty and The Bill.
She voiced the videogame character of Ellen in Folklore, and various characters in Dragon Age II.
'Scrapyard' Edgar Stone (Scrapyard in Kingsmouth)
Henry Hawthorne (Church in Kingsmouth)
A multitude of voice acting roles for Anime, TV movies and videogames including Man Ray in Spongebob Squarepants
Aurelie, Sally Army
Leliana in Dragon Age Origins and 2.
Sarge (Military camp in Blue Mountains), Newsreader
Best known roles include Yoda and Admiral Yularen in the TV show Star Wars: The Clone Wars; Magneto from Marvel vs Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds; Professor Utonium from The Powerpuff Girls.
Frank Madahando (Wabanaki Trailer Park, Blue Mountain)
American actor who has appeared in over 50 films and television shows.
Joanna (Joanne?) King
Moutemouia (City of the Sun God)
BBC's Casualty, The Tudors, Massive on BBC Three
Direct Concepcion de la Guardia, Dae-Su, Joe Madahando (Wabanaki Trailer Park), Nassir, Iorgu , Dragan Dzoavich
Japanese-Canadian voice actor in video games, animation and voice-over narration.
starred in UK Sky One's Dream Team.
Jin Jae-Hoon (Lobby of Kumiho Hotel, Seoul), Illuminati Pyramidion
Vince Masuka on the Showtime drama series Dexter.
Mysterious Envoy, Penny, Nefertari (City of the Sun God), Anastasia, Halina Ilyushin
British actress, most noted for her performance as Naughty Rachel in the Channel 4 sitcom Green Wing.
Brigadier 'Saint' George Lethe (The Crucible, London), Ptahmose (City of the Sun God), Traian
Cameron (Frankie's father) in first season of BBC3's Lip Service
Paul Gamelin (Wabanaki Trailer Park, Blue Mountain)
Ethan Rom on the television series Lost.
Annika Gamelin (Wabanaki Trailer Park, Blue Mountain)
Dave B Mitchell
Joe Slater (sewers in Kingsmouth), Red (Bait Shop in Savage Coast)
The voice of Richard for the animated version of Looking for Group
Italian (mainly stage) actress
Nerfertari the Younger (City of the Sun God), Emma Smith (Carpathian Fangs)
British child actress who has a starring role in the Disney DVD film Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue.
South Korean voice actor. Rory Williams on the Korean dub of Doctor Who!
Arun Singh (Oxford Camp, Scorched Desert)
Voices in Age of Conan and Dragon Age 2 (Feynriel).
John Galahad (Ealdwic Park in London) , Thutmose (City of the Sun God), Father Lucian, Adrian Zorlescu
Currently in Hollyoaks on Channel 4 in the UK.
Leah Cassini, Amparo Osorio (Council of Venice, al-Merayah, The Scorched Desert)
Nicholas Lambe, Montgomery de la Roche (Oxford Archaeologist, Scorched Desert), Contact Core
English actor best known for playing Detective Thomas Lynley in the BBC crime drama series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries. Also played Agravaine in Merlin (BBC)
Mrs Smith (Carpathian Fangs)
Numerous video games
Norma Creed (House off Poe Cove, Kingsmouth)
Zamira Vata (The Horned God, London), Ronelle Washington
Zaha, Rada Nastase (Hunting Lodge, Carpathian Fangs), Aveline Belmont
Jo Portman in BBC's Spooks, Isolde in Merlin, Cassandra Petaghast in Dragon Age 2.
Scottish actor and impressionist who specialises in voice work. Delvin Mallory in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
From 1993 to 1996 he played Doctor Finlay in the television series of the same name.
Sheriff Helen Bannerman (Sheriff's Office in Kingsmouth), Lidiya
Voiceover artist, lots of current US commercials, and Voices in Rugrats!
Atticus Sawyer, Harrison Blake (New Colony Span Bridge, Kingsmouth)
Known for his roles as Lieutenant Commander Tuvok on Star Trek: Voyager, as Frank on Samantha Who?, and as Principal Franklin, a recurring character on the Nickelodeon live-action teen sitcom iCarly.
Callista (Callie) James (Ealdwic Park in London), Catherine Stuart (Library in The Temple Club, London), Annabel Usher (Innsmouth Academy, Savage Coast)
Lauren in Being Human (UK)
Amitola "Ami" Dexter (Red's Bait & Tackle in Savage Coast), Marianne Chen (CDC Camp, Blue Mountain), Lisa Hui (Orochi Camp, Scorched Desert)
Lots of anime, videogames and TV animation
Che Garcia (Morninglight Camp in Kingsmouth), Jospeh Cajiais (Wabanaki Trailer Park, Blue Mountain)
Best known for playing the Ferengi bartender Quark in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Principal Snyder in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Kramer's caddy Stan on Seinfeld, voicing Dr. Nefarious in the Ratchet & Clank series, and Andrew Ryan, one of the antagonists of BioShock.
Dave Screed (Laundromat in NY), Sandy 'Moose' Jansen (in Sheriff's Office compound), Nicholas Winter (in carpark next to Theme Park in Savage Coast), Abdel Daoud, Senator Henry Philips Cicero, Milosh, Irusan (The Cat God update)
As a voice-match artist André has looped for the likes of Russell Crowe, Gene Hackman, Jack Nicholson, and Clint Eastwood. His animated feature work includes the twin train engineers Smokey and Steamer in The Polar Express (2005). He also voiced Blind Bob in Dreamfall.
Sam Krieg (Lighthouse in Savage Coast)
Mostly known for doing voice-overs of characters in animes and video games.
Roald Amundsen (The Dreaming Prison)
Acclaimed Norwegian stage actor. Best known for his role as Herger the Joyous in the movie The 13th Warrior.
Dr Anton Aldini (Brooklyn)
Huginn and Muninn (the mythical ravens of the Norse god Odin, Strangers from a Strange Land mission, Blue Mountain)
Swedish film, stage, voice and television actor, as well as a theatrical director, playwright and musician. Stormare is probably best known in the United States for playing Gaear Grimsrud in the Academy Award winning movie Fargo.
Hana, Ann Radcliffe (New Colony Span Bridge, Kingsmouth)
The voice of many cartoon characters, such as "Raven" from Teen Titans, "Timmy Turner" of "The Fairly OddParents" (2001), "Bubbles" of "The Powerpuff Girls" (1998) and "Dil Pickles" on "Rugrats" (1991). Also voices And Risha and Holiday in SWTOR.
South Korean voice over artist
Rose White, Cassandra King (Morninglight Hippie Camp in Kingsmouth), Karen Olson (Military camp in Blue Mountains), Saccharissa (Hell Raised final cutscene)
Vette in SWTOR, Padmé Amidala in Star Wars: The Clone Wars
British screen, theatre and voice over artist.
Kirsten Geary (Illuminati HQ, New York), Tanis (Cafe Giza, al-Merayah, The Scorched Desert)
Female Jedi Knight voice in SWTOR, Vex in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Vicki Vale in Batman: Arkham City Caithe in GW2.
The Stationamaster (Agartha), Doctor Ellison Klein, Amir the Pyrotic Sultan, Petru
Overseer Harkun in SWTOR, Bann Teagan in Dragon Age Origins and 2.
Ellis Hill (Airport in Kingsmouth)
Rufus in Entourage
Daniel Bach (Overlook Motel, Savage Coast)
Patrolman Emmet Campbell in LA Noire. Voice of Tobi in English version of Naruto: Shippûden.
12/19/13 4:08:19 AM#6
12/19/13 4:14:05 AM#7
holy cow this is great celebrity line up" and they never even advertised this
12/19/13 4:17:43 AM#8
Originally posted by Po_gg
Man, do I love them swedes. She looks stunning!
12/19/13 4:38:30 AM#9
Is there some rule that if you're going to have voice acting steve blum has to be part of it ?
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