Banjō Ginga

Japanese voice actor for Barbarosa Rugner
Banjō Ginga
銀河万丈
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Banjō Ginga
Date of Birth 12 November 1948 (1948-11-12) (age 74)
From Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan
Blood B
Characters Barbarosa Rugner (Radio Genso Suikoden: Assemble! 108 Stars!)

Banjō Ginga (銀河万丈, born November 12, 1948), real name Tanaka Takashi (田中崇), is a Japanese voice actor. He is most known for his roles in such works as the original Fist of the North Star anime, the Metal Gear Solid video game series and Mobile Suit Gundam. He voices Barbarosa Rugner in the Genso Suikoden radio drama.

Selected works

Anime

  • Armored Trooper Votoms (Narrator, Jean Paul Rochina)
  • Cowboy Bebop (Tongpu)
  • Dragon Ball (Giran, Bora)
  • Dragon Ball Z (King Vegeta)
  • F-Zero: GP Legend (Blood Falcon)
  • Fist of the North Star (Souther)
  • Lupin III: Orders to Assassinate Lupin (Brad)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam (Gihren Zabi)
  • One Piece (Axe-Hand Morgan)
  • Street Fighter II V (Sagat)
  • Viewtiful Joe (Captain Blue)

OVAs

  • Final Fantasy VII Advent Children (Reeve Tutsi)
  • Legend of the Galactic Heroes (De Villiers)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team (Gihren Zabi)
  • Transformers: Scramble City (Ultra Magnus)

Radio

  • Radio Genso Suikoden: Assemble! 108 Stars! (Barbarosa Rugner)

Video games

  • Ar tonelico: Melody of Elemia (Leard Barsett)
  • Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII (Reeve Tuesti)
  • Final Fantasy IV DS (Fusoya, Kluya)
  • Kingdom Hearts (Clayton)
  • Metal Gear Solid (Liquid Snake)
  • Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (Liquid Snake)
  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Major Zero)
  • Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (Major Zero)
  • Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Revolver Ocelot/Liquid Ocelot)
  • Soulcalibur (Astaroth)
  • Street Fighter EX (Cracker Jack)
  • Tekken (Heihachi Mishima, Jack, Prototype Jack, Ganryu)
  • Tekken 2 (Heihachi Mishima, Jack-2, Prototype Jack)
  • Tekken 3 (Gun Jack)
  • Tekken 5 (Jack-5)
The Suikoden series
Games
Main series SuikodenSuikoden IISuikoden IIISuikoden IVSuikoden V
Side stories Genso Suikogaiden Vol.1Genso Suikogaiden Vol.2Suikoden Tactics
The Infinity Genso Suikoden Tierkreis Hoshikuzu no ShiroSuikoden TierkreisGenso Suikoden Tsumugareshi Hyakunen no Toki
Spin-offs and compilations Genso Suikoden Card StoriesGenso Suikoden I&IIPachislot Genso SuikodenSuikoden I&II HD Remaster
Setting
Suikoden series timeline
Locations City-State of JowstonGrasslandHighland KingdomHoly Kingdom of HarmoniaIsland Nations FederationKooluk EmpireQueendom of FalenaScarlet Moon EmpireZexen Federation
Races Cave dwarfDragonDuckDwarfElfGriffinHumanKoboldNay-KoboldLizardMermaidVampireWinged Horde
Lore
Events Dunan Unification WarGate Rune WarIsland Liberation WarSun Rune WarWar of the Champions
True Runes Beast RuneCircle RuneDragon RuneEight Section RuneGate RuneMoon RuneNight RuneRune of Life and DeathRune of BeginningRune of ChangeRune of PunishmentSovereign RuneSun RuneTrue Earth RuneTrue Fire RuneTrue Lightning RuneTrue Water RuneTrue Wind Rune
Terms 27 True Runes108 StarsAlchemyBlinking MirrorChinchirorinElevatorHowling Voice GuildInfinityPotchRuneSindarSolar calendarTeleportWorld of Wings and Scales