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Fire Emblem and DMC 5 Voice Actor Brad Venable Died

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On January 8, 2021, multiple members of the voice acting community announced that Brad Venable died. No cause of death was announced, though he was last active on social media on January 6, 2021. He was 43 years old.

Venable was known for his work voicing characters for anime series, cartoons, and video games. Some of his most recent parts in games included roles in the Demon’s Souls remake and Final Fantasy VII Remake, playing Griffon in Devil May Cry 5, acting as Gordes Musik Yggdmillennia in Fate/Grand Order, and being Kostas and Nader in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. He also played parts in anime series like Assassination Classroom, Attack on Titan, Beyblade Burst, The Disasterous Life of Saiki K.: Reawakened, and My Hero Academia. You can still hear samples of his work on his official site.

Voice actors like Adam Rudd, Benjamin Diskin, and Erica Mendez all have been sharing tributes on Twitter and social media for him. Here are a few of their messages.

According to IMDB, Venable’s final roles would be in the cartoon series Klutz Muttz and in Demon’s Souls and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.

Image Source: IMDB.

Jenni Lada
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