Ray Chase (USA)
The voice of Noctis from Final Fantasy XV
We’re very excited to welcome voice actor Ray Chase to Madman Anime Festival!
Voice actor Ray Chase was born in Freehold, New Jersey, and grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is a trusted brand spokesperson airing on national television commercials as the voice of Welch’s (2015), Coke Zero (2011), and Corona Light (2015).
He narrated over 128 audiobooks in 1.5 years and is the winner of the 2014 Voice Art Award for Best Audiobook Fantasy. Recently, he won the People’s Choice award for Best Male Vocal Performance in a Video Game in the 6th BTVA Awards (2016). He is also known for numerous sci-fi adventure series, with “Man of Honor” being his most popular.
For anime and animation, Ray has provided voices in Hunter x Hunter (Hanzo / Geretta / Man B), One Punch Man (Dr. Genus, Puri Puri Prisoner), Bottersnikes & Gumbles (King), Sword Art Online (Salamander), JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure (Donovan), Blue Exorcist: The Movie (additional voices), Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic (Sharrkan), Your Lie in April, ALDNOAH.ZERO, Magi: The Kingdom of Magic (Doron), Aldnoah.Zero, The Seven Deadly Sins (Howzer), Durarara!!x2 (Nakura, Yakuza), Dragon Ball Super (Piccolo), and Justice League Dark (Jason Blood/Etrigan).
For video game voice over, Ray has appeared in Final Fantasy XV (Noctis Lucis Caelum), Nier:Automata (Eve), Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (Fernand), The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II (Duke Cayenne, General Zeks), Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (Louis Gallois), Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8: Final Chapter Prologue (The Master), Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness (Daks), Fire Emblem: Heroes (Alfonse, Roy, Gaius), Mass Effect Andromeda (Evfra de Tershaav, Information Wall), Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 5 (subway announcer), Horizon Zero Dawn, Xenoblade Chronicles X, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Fallout 4, Sick Bricks, Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance, Killer Instinct 2013 (Cinder), Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea, D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die, Legion of Heroes, Ace Combat Infinity, Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky, Fairy Fencer F, Oceanhorn, Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk, Trenches 2, Evertales, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Death Rally, Dragon Nest, Knight’s Rush, Kick the Buddy, Vindictus (as Muir), and Lamp of Aladdin (as Aladdin).
Ray graduated summa cum laude from the USC School of Theater (Class of 2009). He also trained at the British American Dramatic Academy.
He has a dog named Milo.