Texas-born Baker stars in the new Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, reprising his role as Shadow of Mordor’s orc-slaying protagonist Talion. Other major roles played by the hugely-talented Troy include Booker DeWitt in BioShock Infinite, Joel in The Last of Us, Delsin Rowe in inFAMOUS Second Son and Rhys in Tales from the Borderlands.
Troy Baker also seems to be the go-to star for any Batman game, appearing as the Dark Knight himself in Batman: The Telltale Series and the Lego Batman franchise; The Joker in Batman: Arkham Origins; Robin in Batman: Arkham City and Arkham City Lockdown; Two-Face and the titular villain in Batman: Arkham Knight; and, most recently, Jason Todd in Batman: Arkham VR.
Other memorable characters voiced by Troy include Ocelot in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain; Jack Mitchell in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Vincent Brooks in Catherine, Yuri Lowell in Tales of Vesperia, Kanji Tatsumi in Persona 4, Pagan Min in Far Cry 4, Gul’dan in World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor, Sam Drake in Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End and Final Fantasy’s Snow Villiers.
In addition to his videogame work, Troy Baker is also a regular star on the anime scene with credits ranging from Fullmetal Alchemist, Code Geass and One Piece to Naruto: Shippuden, Soul Eater and Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn. Meanwhile, Troy’s western animation roles include Hawkeye and Loki in Avengers Assemble and Ultimate Spider-Man, Loki and Hermod in Guardians of the Galaxy, and The Joker in Batman Unlimited.
— This news story is for September 2017’s MCM Scotland Comic Con —