At the “Resident Evil 6” launch party in Hollywood last weekend I interviewed Leon Kennedy voice actor, Matthew Mercer, on a bunch of stuff. Mostly on recording the different ways his character dies in the game.

Matthew Mercer Gives Life to Leon Kennedy in “Resident Evil 6” — Click to read entire article

How many times did you have to kill yourself in the recording studio?

Matthew Mercer: Oh man! As long as you work on video games you learn different and unique ways to die, but this game brought it up to a whole new level. I checked off and wrote in boxes deaths I didn’t know were possible, like drowning while being strangled by barbed wire and mutating or falling off a cliff on fire and impacting something while caught by tentacles, squeezed in two and then drowned. So it’s like — wait, what?”

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