Norio Wakamoto was born on October 18, 1945 in Shimonoseki (Yamaguchi Prefecture) and raised in Sakai (Osaka Prefecture).
He is one of the most famous and recognizable Japanese seiyus (voice actor), thanks to his deep voice, that granted him a role in numerous productions, from videogames to anime, and even in the Japanese release of American TV shows, such as Prison Break.
After graduating at Waseda University, Wakamoto exploited his skills in martial arts (kempo and kendo) to work in the Anti-Riot Squad division of Tokyo's Metropolitan Police Department.
Then, he started his career has a seiyu for Sigma Seven, a Japanese company that operates in the dubbing sector.
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|Dissidia: Final Fantasy (PSP)||Aug 25, 2009||Japanese VA Of "Chaos" / Japanese VA Of "Chaos"||8.0|
|Street Fighter IV (PC)||Jul 1, 2009||Voice Of M.Bison (Dictator) (JP) / Voice Of M.Bison (Dictator) (JP)||8.0|
|Street Fighter IV (PS3)||Feb 17, 2009||Voice (JP): Vega(Jpn)/M.Bison(Eng) / Voice (JP): Vega(Jpn)/M.Bison(Eng)||7.3|
|Street Fighter IV (X360)||Feb 17, 2009||Voice Of M.Bison (Dictator) (JP) / Voice Of M.Bison (Dictator) (JP)||7.3|
|SoulCalibur IV (PS3)||Jul 29, 2008||Voice Of: Yoshimitsu (Japanese) / Voice Of: Yoshimitsu (Japanese)||7.8|
|Final Fantasy IV (DS)||Jul 21, 2008||Rubicante / Rubicante||7.7|
|Ninja Gaiden II (X360)||Jun 3, 2008||Voice: Joe Hayabusa (JP) / Voice: Joe Hayabusa (JP)||8.0|
|Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles (PSP)||Oct 23, 2007||Dracula (Japanese) / Dracula (Japanese)||7.8|
|Guilty Gear XX Accent Core (PS2)||Sep 11, 2007||Voice: Johnny / Voice: Johnny||8.3|
|Blue Dragon (X360)||Aug 28, 2007||Nene (Japanese Voice) / Nene (Japanese Voice)||7.8|
|Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (PSP)||Dec 5, 2006||Voice-Gene(Japanese) / Voice-Gene(Japanese)||8.2|
|Final Fantasy XII (PS2)||Oct 31, 2006||Alshid Malgaras (Voice: Japanese Version) / Alshid Malgaras (Voice: Japanese Version)||7.7|
|Star Ocean: Till the End of Time (PS2)||Aug 31, 2004||Romero / Romero||7.7|
|Guilty Gear X2 (PS2)||Feb 3, 2003||Johnny / Johnny||8.6|