Voice acting agency Aoni Production announced that Japanese voice actor Chikao Ohtsuka passed away at the age of 85. Ohtsuka passed away on Thursday 15th January due complications with Ischemic Heart Disorder..
For anime fans, he is best known for his role as One Piece’s Gol D. Roger, Mobile Suit Gundam 00’s Aeolia Schenberg, Gundam 0083’s Eiphar Synapse, Lupin III’s Goemon Ishikawa, and Dragon Ball’s Tao Pai Pai.
|Gol D Roger, One Piece|
As for gamers, he is best known for his role as Big Boss in Metal Gear Solid 4 and Sonic the Hedgehog’s
Doctor Eggman. He also played played Maxwell in Tales of Xillia,: Guns of the Patriots, and King Gohtza from Lost Odyssey.
From all of us here, thanks for the memories. You will be missed.