Tomokazu Sugita

Tomokazu SugitaJapanese

Date Of Birth: Oct 11, 1980
Birth Place: Saitama, Japan
Voice Over Language: Japanese

Popularity: 14th All Time, 7th This Week

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Blood type: B

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THE VOICES OF Tomokazu Sugita

Credits On BTVA: 204 Roles from 185 Titles  [ Only show characters with sound clips ]

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The Ear of One
said at 1:28 PM on Wed Apr 19 2017
THE voice of Gintoki, of course he has other great roles. almost like a new Norio Wakamoto to me. either way a Baritone voice fo badass. (even if some of his still young voice do not match that deep voice sometimes)
he is still a awesome, and puts really the heart in performance. liek Ragna, Gintoki, and Kyon.
the msot suprising role from him was of course Leonardo Da Vinci though.
Mdjj1996
said at 10:36 PM on Thu Mar 2 2017
Kivatte go!!
Jared Delgado
said at 6:24 AM on Wed Nov 9 2016
Either his the Japanese counterpart to Crispin Freeman, or Matthew Mercer, or a hybrid of both? You decide. I feel that he leans more to Crispin.
huzaifa_ahmed
said at 4:30 PM on Wed Dec 7 2016
@Jared Delgado I was thinking that Troy Baker or perhaps Nolan North makes a better comparison. I've always thought that he sounds like Troy, & his delivery & performances are quite Nolan "quippy" esque. I've thought that Sugita could do Hawkeye quite well, & that Nolan could be Joseph, or someone like Kyon or Kaz Miller. I mean as it is, Kaz & Kyon's English VA's sound similar to Troy & Nolan to an extent.

I also think that Sugita is comparable in terms of how popular & well-recognized he is for a VA - he has over 1 million Twitter followers. & Troy & Nolan have around 100-150k, which is pretty high for a VA that isnt Japanese.
SNaG
said at 10:18 PM on Sat Oct 15 2016
 2 Shout Outs!
To me, there is absolutely no question that his best role is Gintoki Sakata. Sure, Tomokazu is great in virtually everything, but you can really tell that Tomokazu puts a lot of effort, heart, and soul into voicing Gintoki and bringing him to life.
huzaifa_ahmed
said at 7:33 PM on Sat Oct 22 2016
@SNaG Would you say he plays Gintoki..

(takes off sunglasses)

like a damn fiddle?

:D
SNaG
said at 10:25 PM on Sat Oct 22 2016
@huzaifa_ahmed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Ktk_SNI_zg
Travaughn13
said at 9:54 AM on Tue Oct 11 2016
My Top 10 Favorite Voices of Tomokazu Sugita:

1) Kyon (The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya)
2) Tadaomi Kurasuma (Assasination Classroom)
3) Ragna the Bloodedge (Blazblue series)
4) Gundham Tanaka (Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair(Game) & Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak Academy - Despair Arc(Anime))
5) Ginjirou Sannomiya (First Love Monster)
6) Marlo Freudenburg (Attack on Titan)
7) Kagerou Shoukiin (Inu X Boku SS)
8) Rin Tsuchimi (Shuffle!)
9) Aureolus Izzard (A Certain Magical Index)
10) Yuiko's Brother (Love Lab)
Travaughn13
said at 9:40 AM on Tue Oct 11 2016
Happy Birthday Tomokazu Sugita! The Japanese Crispin Freeman! No Wonder you did Kyon of "Haruhi Suzumiya" You're Amazing!
Autovolt
said at 6:49 AM on Tue Oct 11 2016
 2 Shout Outs!
Happy Birthday Tomokazu Sugita!

Definitely one of the funniest and coolest sounding seiyuu's ever.

I think my favourite role of his is as the young Joseph Joestar in Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Battle Tendency, easily my favourite Jojo and he definitely steals the show (along with Stroheim), almost of all Joseph's lines are quotable and memorable due to Sugita's awesome delivery and he's proven to be quite versatile in the role considering he was also initially cast as the older Joseph too. While I prefer Unsho Ishizuka more as the older voice, this is a great example of Sugita's range.

I also loved his performances as Kyon, Yuichi Aizawa, Ragna The Bloodedge, Chrom, Gotou Hidenori and Zen.

Also Shout Out: To His Pretty Awesome Performance as Drift in RID's Japanese dub, he is a great fit for the role and feels like a solid voice match to Eric Bauza's rendition. While I wouldn't say he's a complete miscast as Starscream, I did enjoy his take for what it was.
HylianBelmont
said at 4:24 AM on Tue Oct 11 2016
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Happy Birthday Tomokazu Sugita!

He's great as Chrom. It's the only role of his I've really heard but the man does it pretty damn well I'd say!
CelestialOuroboros
said at 1:25 AM on Tue Oct 11 2016
 2 Shout Outs!
NIIIICE. VERY NICEU CAESAR-CHAN. happy Birthday, Tomokazu Sugita!
MHUltimate2013DW
said at 6:27 AM on Thu Sep 29 2016
Gintoki is my favorite
PokeDude011
said at 9:50 AM on Sat Jul 9 2016
 3 Shout Outs!
OH NO!
LordTerminal
said at 9:10 AM on Thu Oct 8 2015
 2 Shout Outs!
So Chrom's japanese actor is now Big Band's japanese actor. Okaaaaaay......
Spiralpower1620
said at 5:00 AM on Sat Nov 15 2014
If by some hope they continue Marvel Anime.
This is who should play Deadpool. He'd be perfect for the merc with the mouth.
Jared Delgado
said at 6:52 AM on Sat Nov 15 2014
@Spiralpower1620 I'm pretty sure Shinichiro Miki would be the proper choice for Deadpool.
Spiralpower1620
said at 9:28 PM on Fri Nov 21 2014
@Jared Delgado
Why I think this guy would be a good choice is he is known to do crazy awesome characters who occasionally break the 4th wall really well.
I.E. Gintoki, David, Graham Specter, Joseph Joestar and so on. Though he may be a bit too deep is my only drawback.
Jared Delgado
said at 3:28 AM on Sat Nov 22 2014
@Spiralpower1620 Exactly, his voice is a bit too deep.
Belial Edge
said at 1:55 AM on Sun Dec 7 2014
@Jared Delgado I was thinking Jun'ichi Kanemaru due to his English skills. It's like hearing Sonic on crack. XD
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6th Annual BTVA Voice Acting Awards 2016
Favorite Role
Who's your favorite Tomokazu Sugita role? *
Gintoki Sakata
39.4% (28 votes)
Joseph Joestar
16.9% (12 votes)
Ragna the Bloodedge
7.0% (5 votes)
Kyon
4.2% (3 votes)
Chrom
4.2% (3 votes)
Kensei Muguruma
2.8% (2 votes)
Tadaomi Karasuma
2.8% (2 votes)
Reisi Munakata
2.8% (2 votes)
Graham Spector
2.8% (2 votes)
Kiyomasa Kato
1.4% (1 vote)
Kazuhira Miller
1.4% (1 vote)
Gundham Tanaka
1.4% (1 vote)
Yusuke Kitagawa
1.4% (1 vote)
Takuma Onizaki
1.4% (1 vote)
Alvin
1.4% (1 vote)
Hajime Kanzaki
1.4% (1 vote)
Hattori Kyohachiro
1.4% (1 vote)
Lotton the Wizard
1.4% (1 vote)
Marlo
1.4% (1 vote)
Gundam Tanaka
1.4% (1 vote)
Hideki Motosuwa
1.4% (1 vote)
71 Total Votes