Today Madman have revealed the first of their guest announcements for MadFest Melbourne 2018. And based on this announcement it looks like it’s going to be a great event for any anime fan. The legendary Christopher Sabat will be making his way back to Australia in September to be a part of the event.
With a resume of well over 650 roles spanning video games, anime, television and film, Christopher Sabat has been an active part of the entertainment industry since 1998.
Starting his career as the Voice Director of the hit anime series Dragon Ball Z, he is best known as the show’s antihero Vegeta, and Piccolo the brooding green father figure. Christopher also voiced many other characters in DBZ including Yamcha, Mr. Popo, Kami, Korin, Burter, Shenron, Zarbon, Guru, and many more.
His other popular voice roles include Zoro (One Piece), Alex Luis Armstrong (Fullmetal Alchemist), Elfman (Fairy Tail), Roronoa, Ayame Sohma (Fruits Basket), Saiga Tatsumi (Speed Grapher), Kurogane (Tsubasa Chronicles), Daisuke Jigen (Lupin III), Father Tres (Trinity Blood), Braun (Steins;Gate), Giroro (Sgt Frog), Rundas (Metroid Prime 3: Corruption), Garterbelt (Panty and Stocking), Sakaki (Kenichi), Masa (My Bride is a Mermaid), Saito (Darker Than Black), Woerman (Attack on Titan), and Alex D (Deus Ex: Invisible War).
Most recently, he can be heard as All Might in My Hero Academia, Kyoma Mabuchi in Dimension W and Yano Sukehiro in Black Clover. In 2004, he founded Okratron 5000, a voice over production studio based in Dallas, Texas which he continues to run to this day.
Madman Anime Festival Melbourne is on September 15-16, 2018. For more information on Madman Anime Festival, visit: http://www.animefestival.com.au/
Tickets are now on sale from: http://tickets.animefestival.com.au/
Early Bird purchasers will receive a 10% discount on festival admission tickets.
Hopefully this is the first of many awesome announcement’s. I’m definitely excited to see Chris Sabat at Madfest 2018.