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Spike Spencer Fops It Up as Ringabel in the Final Fantasy Spin-off

LOS ANGELES, CA - December 6th - Square Enix announces the English cast of their Epic JRPG Bravely Default, a “spiritual successor” spinoff of the popular 2010 video game Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light.

Spike Spencer, best known for his work in video games (Bioshock Infinite, XCOM, World of Warcraft, League of Legends) and anime (Evangelion, Bleach, Fire Emblem) voices one of the lead roles in Bravely Default: Ringabel, the foppish “Casanova” with an adolescent charm, who travels the world with a book that can seemingly predict the future.

Spike joins a star studded voiceover cast, which includes Erin Fitzgerald (Agnes Oblige), Cassandra Lee Morris (Edea Lee), Stephanie Sheh (Airy), and Bryce Papenbrook (Tiz Arrior).

Bill Black, director of the Bravely Default English dub, says, “I am very proud to announce at last, I was honored to cast and direct the English voice over for the Epic JRPG Bravely Default for Square Enix Japan on behalf of & in the service of my fantastic, creative & awesome employer Binari Sonori.”

On working with Bill, Spike Spencer commented, “I’ve worked with Bill several times, and always, it’s a blast in the booth. I was ecstatic when Bill cast me as Ringabel. We definitely had a great time recording this amazing game.”

Bravely Default was released in Europe today and is coming to the US in February 2014. Spike Spencer is available for comment and interviews.

View the English trailer of Bravely Default here: