Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

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Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Arian » Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:55 pm

Unlike the Japanese version, where Joji Yanami is the universal narrator of the Dragon Ball universe, we have so many to choose from between all 4 series (Super hasn't been dubbed yet) for English, not to mention the number of English dubs.

My favorite would have to be Dale D. Kelly from the original FUNimation dub of Dragon Ball Z. His delivery was top notch. He could go from deadly serious, to hilariously goofy in a matter of seconds, and I always find myself lost in his narrations.

A runner up would have to be Brice Armstrong from FUNimation's dub of Dragon Ball. His soft and sweet voice was perfect for the series and was a great English counterpart to Joji Yanami.

Who's your favorite English narrator and why? I'd love to know.
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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Lunatic Fringe » Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:00 pm

Doc Morgan.

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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Pokewhiz7 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:16 pm

Doc Morgan because he sounds the most like a wise old grandfather telling you a fairy tale, followed up by Brice Armstrong, who is good as well, but didn't sound quite mystical enough to my recollection.

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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Lord Beerus » Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:35 pm

Doc Morgan, no contest.

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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by WittyUsername » Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:01 am

Brice Armstrong. His voice seemed like the perfect combination of someone who's wise, energetic, and distinguished.

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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Ringworm128 » Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:26 am

Kyle Herbert. He sounds really energetic, like some goofy guy who's just really excited about telling the story. He has just enough oomph in his voice without going full over the top, and his delivery has a nice mix of cheesy and serious.
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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Bansho64 » Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:31 am

Doc Morgan beats all the other English narrators (slightly Armstrong) in my opinion. He has a voice that seems kind and a guide to lead you through the story. Besides him, Joji Yanami, and Brice Armstrong, I don't get that warm feeling from the other narrators.

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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by ABED » Thu Jun 23, 2016 4:29 am

Brice Armstrong then Doc Morgan.

Kelly's too over the top and Hebert doesn't have a narrator's voice. He tries way too hard.
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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by Anime Kitten » Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:27 pm

Kyle Hebert for sure. :P
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Re: Who's Your Favorite English Narrator?

Post by MajinMan » Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:38 pm

The monster truck guy because he sounds so absurd.
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