Final Fantasy XVI Voice Actor for Clive Talked About Playing the Character

Square Enix launched a brand new Final Fantasy XVI video, and this one options Clive voice actor Ben Starr speaking about the position. For the over 20 minute presentation, he sat down with Producer Naoki Yoshida and Localization Director Michael-Christopher Koji Fox to debate the character, the story, and different issues that got here up throughout recording and the making of the game.

It begins with Starr speaking about who Clive is, then goes deeper into matters equivalent to what makes him a hero, and the character’s greatest problem. It additionally goes into the actor’s particular expertise, equivalent to explaining how acquainted he was with Final Fantasy as an entire earlier than taking part in the position. At that half, Yoshida famous it’d assist if the actors taking part in roles could be Final Fantasy followers. Starr famous how a lot weight be felt and all of it carried because of his background with the story, as he knew the legacy of the crystals and mentioned he grew up with the video games. He mentioned, “I understood the weight of it” when speaking about being picked to play the position.

Here’s the full Final Fantasy XVI “Creators Make Clive” interview with Ben Starr.

Other video games Starr particularly appeared in embody Arknights and Quantum Break.

Other video games Starr particularly appeared in embody Arknights and Quantum Break.

In case you missed it, Square Enix already shared each the Japanese and English voice actors for characters in Final Fantasy XVI.

We bought an opportunity to briefly see extra of Clive in Final Fantasy XVI lately. One of Square Enix’s video clips targeted on him as First Shield of Rosaria. In that footage, he fights a Morbol and a Knight of the Blinding Dawn.

Final Fantasy XVI will come to the PlayStation 5 on June 22, 2023. There will likely be a six-month exclusivity interval. There can also be a PS5 console bundle with a digital copy.