American musician and YouTuber Corpse Husband announced on his official Twitter handle on Monday, Feb 7, 2022 that he would be voicing the character Ojiro Otori, in the english dub of the anime Tribe Nine. This would be the first time Corspe Husband would be lending his voice for an anime.
Funimation expressed their excitement in reply to his tweet, saying they were “SO excited. Can’t even put it into words”.
Corpse Husband is best known for his music and “faceless” work on YouTube, particularly his horror story narration and Among Us Let’s Play content. He is also known for having a very deep or low-pitched bass voice.
The singer, who is known for his single “E-Girls Are Ruining My Life!”, was also featured on Machine Gun Kelly’s song “DayWalker”.
Tribe Nine is a Japanese multimedia franchise created by Kazutaka Kodaka, who is also the creator and writer of the series Danganronpa. The franchise will consist of a video game developed by Too Kyo Games and published by Akatsuki and an anime television series by Liden Films.
The anime was helmed by director Yuu Aoki. It premiered in Japan in January 2022. An english dub for the same was announced by Funimation and will stream on their platform.