Submitted by Valay 887d ago | news

First Deadpool game details - third-person shooter, Nolan North voicing, out next year

Take a look at the first details for the new Deadpool game. (Deadpool, PS3, Xbox 360)

Alternative Sources
WeskerChildReborned  +   887d ago
Nice that they got Nolan.
Hisiru  +   887d ago
Nolan is one of the bests for sure.
Shepherd 214  +   886d ago
Didn't like him in the Prince of Persia 2008 remake. Voice was too enthusiastic, 80% of everything he said was some kind of quip or sarcastic remark, and North used his regular voice. I liked the lightheartedness but it was a bit overkill.

North is okay. He puts energy into his roles and stuff, but when he uses his regular voice he really isn't that great.
Tito08  +   886d ago
@Shepherd- Fact is some characters requires the actor's real voice, which is good enough for a character like Drake, I know he does the voice of Deadpool very great, from watching Hulk vs Wolverine which is more of its own, while others keep his real voice!!!
Samus HD  +   887d ago
Voice part good ..But hope they do more than this..
WeskerChildReborned  +   887d ago
I'm happy to know they have Nolan cause that just might show that this game will probably be good.
PhantomTommy  +   886d ago
What makes you think he's hard to get? He's in everything.
WeskerChildReborned  +   886d ago
Did i say that it was hard to get him?
Laxman  +   886d ago
He didnt say he was hard to get, he said it was good that they have him. Which it is.
rdgneoz3  +   886d ago
He's not hard to get, it's just that he has voiced Deadpool before.

http://www.youtube.com/watc... - 1:30 is my favorite, besides "What, babies creep me out... Rock a bye BANG!"
IaMs12  +   886d ago
Thats what she said...
hulk_bash1987  +   886d ago
He did voice deadpool in the Hulk Vs. Wolverine animated movie a couple of years back.
PopRocks359  +   886d ago
Lol at the one moron who disagreed with you.

He also voiced Deadpool in Marvel vs. Capcom 3.
vakarian75  +   886d ago
#1.5 (Edited 886d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
vakarian75  +   886d ago
I wish they would change it Nolan north is in everything and uses the exact same voice all the time except for when he played the penguin
RockmanII7  +   887d ago
The jokes were a tad immature for me, but I like the randomness of Deadpool and High Moon have already proved themselves with Transformers. Hopefully the more we see the game the more it grows on me.
#2 (Edited 887d ago ) | Agree(8) | Disagree(4) | Report | Reply
Moncole  +   887d ago
Deadpool is supposed to be immature.
RockmanII7  +   886d ago
I don't read the comics, but from seeing Deadpool in Marvel vs Capcom 3, the Wolverine vs Hulk movie, and the Deadpool and Friends youtube channel I was hoping for more crazy random 4th wall breaking antics not "boobs boobs I shit my pants".
NukaCola  +   886d ago
What makes Deadpool so interesting is that he somehow knows the readers of his comics are there. He interacts with you. I think they could really do a good job with a unique character like him if they put effort into it. I would love a user interactive comic book game. I kind of want to see it flow like Comix Zone did on Genesis. Where the outside world is apart of the story in many ways.
#2.1.2 (Edited 886d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(0) | Report
baldulf  +   887d ago
They should ask Joe Kelly to write some jokes for Wade
taquito  +   887d ago
dear nolan, give it a rest, look ur voice is ok, very common sounding and not unpleasant or anything, but fu#%king-A man, every freaking game you're in you sound the same, and i keep thinking, why the hell is drake talking!

edit....whoa, ok, i didnt know he was penguin, so thats cool, i just hate when he does the drake voice in other games, it pulls me out of the game

army of two, dark void, and a few others i cannot think of he totally just sounds like drake from uncharted and it kills the immersion, not that those particular games were all that immersive
#4 (Edited 887d ago ) | Agree(7) | Disagree(19) | Report | Reply
devilmaydance  +   887d ago
Nolan is literally in EVERYTHNG, but most of the time you can't tell its him because he's so freakin' talented and has a range far beyond his "Nathan Drake" voice.

You know he voiced the Penguin in Arkham City right?
MattyG  +   887d ago
I believe he also played a couple of the personality cores in Portal 2
Soldierone  +   887d ago

I'm a big fan of his, and his Drake voice is absolutely awesome, but even I have to admit that he does that voice in A LOT of games and it really detracts from it.....

Off the top of my head go play Uncharted, Assassins Creed, Army of Two, Dark Void, Spec Ops, and then watch this trailer too....He sounds the same. I think he changed it enough for this one, but there are areas where I'm still like 'woh its Drake talking"

Not taking any credit away from his other roles. He is capable of changing his voice, and doing it rather well, but some games he just sounds the same.
PirateThom  +   887d ago
I think part of the problem is, after Uncharted, people WANTED him to sound the same.
rezzah  +   887d ago
The voice for Drake is Nolan's original voice. That's what he sounds like in person.
Deadpool616  +   887d ago
The Nathan Drake voice is Nolan North's natural voice. It's the voice directors choice on what voice they want to hear from the actor and the actors job to fulfill the directors preference.

There has only been 2 Deadpool voice actors. John Kassir (Buster Bunny, The Crypt Keeper) and of course Nolan North. They both did a very excellent job. =)
MattyG  +   887d ago
Just found the IMDB link to it. He plays three or four cores and the defective turrets. http://m.imdb.com/title/tt1...
neoMAXMLC  +   887d ago
Why do people complain about something as trivial as this? That's like complaining that Tom Cruise looks and talks the same in all of his movies. Nolan North is a great voice actor. I bet you also wouldn't know that he was in Ratchet and Clank a Crank in Time without someone telling you.
#4.2 (Edited 887d ago ) | Agree(8) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
jukins  +   886d ago
its the internet it allows people to bitch and complain about the slightest thing because they can hide behind a keyboard and screen
Nimblest-Assassin  +   886d ago
It all depends on what the developers want... many want the Nathan Drake voice

However he can do a lot more. He was the cores in portal, penguin from arkham city, hades from GOW1, someone in rachet and clank,etc

Nolan has different voices, and I love when he is in a game

#4.3 (Edited 886d ago ) | Agree(1) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
TheMrMadzen  +   887d ago
Of course they got Nolan to voice him. He already did his voice in some other game.(can't remember which)
#5 (Edited 887d ago ) | Agree(1) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
Adexus  +   887d ago
Marvel vs Capcom 3 and he also voiced Deadpool in Hulk Vs. Which is a TV show I think, just looking through his IMDb profile now :P

But yeah, this game looks surprisingly great and comical (pun intended).
Man_Among_Mice  +   887d ago
Here's a link to the first official trailer!

#6 (Edited 887d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(2) | Report | Reply
Heavenly King  +   887d ago
this is an action game, not a third person shooter...sight
Jimneous  +   887d ago
He also did Sigmund from Ratchet and Clank: A Crack in Time and Dr Rictofen from Call of Duty's Nazi Zombies.
AgreeFairy  +   887d ago
So basically it will be yet another mediocre superhero game by Activision, using a crappy character that was copied from Deathstroke, and it's by a voice actor who needs to stop voice acting in every game.

This will be so terrible it won't even be worth a rental.
HarryKawkReturns  +   886d ago
Are you that obtuse or are you just trying too hard?
Nimblest-Assassin  +   886d ago
You should really change your name to the disagree fairy
Baka-akaB  +   886d ago
well at least it gave birth to your crappy opinion , do rejoice !!
vallencer  +   886d ago
Oh no deadpool was a copy of deathstroke oh no!!! Apparently you don't look at the world of super heroes much because they are all pretty much a copy of each other. DC and Marvel play off of each other all the time and there isn't anything wrong with that. This game has promise especially with high moon studios behind it. Just in case you didn't know they do the GOOD transformers games.
FinaLXiii  +   886d ago
Finaly a superhero game where the guy is not all melodramatic at all and just purelly wants to kick ass and fooling around.
#10 (Edited 886d ago ) | Agree(3) | Disagree(2) | Report | Reply
FITgamer  +   886d ago
Hell Yes! Im soooooooooooooo stoked!
pody  +   886d ago
Thumbs up for the avatar!
PygmelionHunter  +   886d ago
shotgun_ps3  +   886d ago
AHHHHHHH I'M SOOOO HAPPY!!!! It's being made by Activision.... I'M STILL MODERATELY HAPPY!!!!
vallencer  +   886d ago
Being made by High moon studios activision is just publishing it. High moon studios has the good transformers games under their belt so im excited.
shotgun_ps3  +   885d ago
Yeah but how much did the DLC for them cost, how much of an advertising budget did it get and is Activision really the type of company to get behind an IP, Deadpool, and throw money at it which hasn't been proven to succeed yet... or are they the type of company to fling out a game cause they think it might be popular... like I said I'm still moderately happy.
Sugreev2001  +   886d ago
Nolan North's perfect for Deadpool.
IIC0mPLeXII  +   886d ago
The worst part about Spec Ops was that Nolan voiced Walker. Its basically Drake, hes Drake in everything.
neoMAXMLC  +   886d ago
Yeah, he's also Drake in real life! Derp
nik666uk  +   886d ago
nothing against him but is he the only voice over artist in the industry or something
CanadianTurtle  +   886d ago
For those who didn't know, Nolan North played Deadpool in MVC3.

Nuff said. Gotta love that Nolan

I just hope this game becomes the "arkham asylum" of DeadPool games.
#17 (Edited 886d ago ) | Agree(1) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
0pie  +   886d ago
Nolan North again?
I wonder if videogames company know that there is other person who can do what he do.
mcgrottys  +   886d ago
this game better not be another Duke Nukem...

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
New stories

Rune Factory 4 Review (Invision Game Community)

20m ago - Rune factory four, part four of the rune factory franchise developed by Neverland Co. and publish... | 3DS

Lumino City review – a real adventure | Metro

20m ago - Metro: "It’s one of the best-looking games of the year but is there more to this new point ‘n’ c... | PC

Elegy for a Dead World Review - Gamespot

27m ago - Gamespot: "You may think of a muse as an ethereal goddess who blesses you with magical inspirati... | PC

Digimon All-Star Rumble Review | Metal Arcade

27m ago - Metal Arcade: Syed Hussain writes: I was an avid fan of Digimon as a child, and it still holds... | Xbox 360

Far Cry 4 (XB1) Review

Now - Ken finds his inner tiger in Kyrat. | Promoted post

Onechanbara Z2: Chaos | AUTOMATON Review

27m ago - In an era of political correctness and hyper-sensitivity to sexism, AUTOMATON's Peter Martin brav... | PS4