About Matthew Mercer
Mathew Mercer, whose reals name is Matthew Christopher Miller, is an American voice actor, director, producer, and writer. His career began in 2004 and since then he has taken part in multiple cartoons, video games, and anime of companies such as Funimation, Studiopolis, Bang Zoom! Entertainment, Viz Media, and NYAV Post. Among some of his most notable voice roles are in “Attack on Titan”, “Fate/Zero”, “Resident Evil”, “Fallout”, “Fortnite”, and Dungeons & Dragons”.
How did Matthew Mercer earn his net worth?
Voice acting helped Matthew Mercer become rich in just a few years. In the late 2000s, he became a consistent voice actor for anime, animations, and cartoons. His first anime role was in the manga series “Nura: “Rise of the Yokai Clan”. Around the same time, he joined the cast of the animated television series “Thunder Cats”. He played the role of Tygra, one of the leading characters in the show. Thanks to his multiple roles, by the end of 2012, Mercer earned more than $100.000 from his work. Eight years later, from his work in both animations, video games, films, and television series, his net worth exceeded $1 million
One of his most popular roles to this day is in “Naruto: Shippuden”, where he voiced the character “Yamato” among others. From the series, in which he spent five years, he was able to receive $25.000 per season. In 2013, he also worked in “Pokemon Origins”, “Digimon Fusion”, “Beware the Batman”, and “DC Super Friends”. Around the same time, he became a leading character in the likes of “Attack on Titan”, “Avengers Assemble”, “Hunter x Hunter”, “Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure”, and “Dragon Ball Super”.
Why is he so famous?
Matthew became famous after he joined the cast of multiple Japanese manga series, starting “Attack on Train”. He was born on June 29, 1982, in West Palm Beach, Florida but was raised in California. He attended the Agoura Hills School and became interested in working as a voice actor for both anime and video games. Shortly after his graduation from high school, he joined various studios and companies.
In 2004, he began voicing video games, radio commercials, and cartoons. He hosted events such as Anime Matsuri and Anime Expo. The first voice and dubbing performances of Mercer are in “Scaler”, “Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War”, and “World of Warcraft”. Throughout the rest of the decade, he continued to voice mainly video games such as “Final Fantasy Fables”, “Rise of the Argonauts”, “Street Fighter IV”, “Star Ocean”, and “Eat Lead: Matt Hazard’s Return”.
What makes him so successful?
The success of the voice actor comes from his many roles in various productions. At the peak of his career, Matthew also began voicing roles in feature films – “Resident Evil: Vendetta”, “Primary”, and “One Piece: Stampede”. Since 2012, he has taken part in numerous direct-to-video and television films, with his first role being in “Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos”. Among his most popular voice and dubbing performances are in “Resident Evil: Damnation”, “Justice League”, “Batman Unlimited: The Animal Instinct” and “Batman: The Bad Blood”.
Matthew Mercer continued to find prosperity since the late 2010s. For the last decade, he has worked for multiple productions at the same time. However, he remains most passionate about video games. As of 2021, he has voiced more than 50 video games such as “Batman: Arkham Origins”, “Hearthstone”, “Destiny”, “Evolve”, “League of Legends”, Fallout 4”, “Minecraft: Story Mode”, “Star Wars: Battlefront II”, and “Indivisible”. Most recently, he began working for the widely-known battle royale video game “Fortnite: Save the World”.
Matthew Mercer is one of the most popular voices in anime, cartoons, and video games. He first began his career as a voice actor in 2004, however, it slowly transitioned into other roles. As of now, he has also been a director, producer, and writer to the likes of “Muzzled the Musical”, “There Will be Blood”, “School of Thrones”, and “Critical Role”.
In mid-March 2015, he was announced as one of the leading cast of the latter. Concurrently with using his voice for video games, cartoons, and anime, he has continuously starred in multiple films and television series. His most recent acting roles are in the series “Blood of Zeus”, and the video game “World of Warcraft: Shadowlands”, which is still in post-production.