“If you’ve spotted the assassin Kai Leng in Mass Effect 3, roamed the streets of Steelport spitting hot lead and one-liners as the voice of ‘Male Caucasian 1’ in Saints Row: The Third, or pillaged dungeons with the Scoundrel as your ally in Diablo 3, you’re familiar with the industry’s newest voice actor all star: Troy Baker.
Before his voice was featured in countless big budget video games, Baker’s career was focused on music, playing in the indie-rock band Tripp Fontaine. Though Baker says music “came naturally” to him, he knew his life would revolve around some form of entertainment. “I knew from when I left my mother’s womb that I was going to be a performer,” Baker tells Joystiq.” […]
- Troy Baker, the industry’s “new” Nolan North