- Not to be mistaken for Yōji Ueda, an almost similarly named voice actor.
Yūji Ueda (うえだ ゆうじ Ueda Yūji, real name: 上田 祐司, June 15th 1967 -) is a popular Japanese voice actor.He is most known for the roles of Sagara Sanosuke (Rurouni Kenshin), Akito Tenkawa (Martian Successor Nadesico), Takeshi (Pokémon), Horohoro (Shaman King), Johannes Krauser II (Detroit Metal City) and Keitaro Urashima (Love Hina).
He was born in Fukuoka and has a number of notable roles to his name, including some as the main character, as in "Love Hina" and "Martian Successor Nadesico".
In July 2004, he left Arts Vision and officially made his name into an all-hiragana form. In April 2005, Ueda joined Osawa Production, and currently works for Osawa as of April 2006.
Ueda currently has 160 voice works credited to his name-to-date according to the Anime News Network and as of July 24, 2006. He's a versatile voice actor, voicing characters ranging from simpletons (Urashima Keitaro in Love Hina and Bantaro in the Jubei-chan series) to tough, even vicious men (Sagara Sanosuke in Rurouni Kenshin and Zolf J. Kimblee in Fullmetal Alchemist).
He appears in the Pokémon series, voicing Takeshi/Brock and also Jessie's Wobbuffet in the Japanese language version of the anime. In addition to those role, he also voices Ash's Noctowl in both the Japanese and English language versions too.
- Capcom vs. SNK: Millennium Fight 2000 (2000) - Blanka, Balrog/Vega
- Capcom vs. SNK 2: Millionaire Fighting 2001 (2001) - Blanka, Balrog/Vega
- Galaxy Angel (2002) – Takuto Meyers
- Galaxy Angel: Moonlit Lovers (2003) – Takuto Meyers
- Galaxy Angel: Eternal Lovers (2004) – Takuto Meyers
- Galaxy Angel II ~Zettai Ryouiki no Tobira~ (2006) – Takuto Meyers
- Galaxy Angel II ~Mugen Kairou no Kagi~ (2007) – Takuto Meyers
- Growlanser – Oscar Reeves
- Growlanser II: The Sense of Justice – Oscar Reeves
- Guilty Gear XX (2002) – Zappa
- Final Fantasy XIII (2009) - Amodar
- Final Fantasy XIII-2 (2011) - Amodar
- Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes (1998) - Strider Hiryu, Jin Saotome
- Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes (2000) - Strider Hiryu, Jin Saotome
- Megami Ibunroku Persona - (Masao 'Mark' Inaba)
- Namco × Capcom (2005) – Krino Sandra, Zabel Zarock/Lord Raptor
- Nana (PS2) (2005) – Kyosuke Takakura
- Project X Zone (2012) - Zabel Zarock/Lord Raptor
- Rival Schools series (1998) – Shoma Sawamura
- Samurai Warriors – Maeda Keiji, Sasaki Kojirō
- Shikigami no Shiro – Roger Sasuke
- Star Ocean: The Second Story – Claude C. Kenni
- Street Fighter Zero 3 (1995) – Blanka, Balrog/Vega
- Street Fighter III 2nd Impact: Giant Attack (1997) – Urien
- Street Fighter IV (2008) – Blanka
- Super Street Fighter IV (2009) - Blanka
- Street Fighter X Tekken (2012) - Blanka
- 2nd Super Robot Wars Z (Crow/Crowe Brust)
- Summon Night Craft Sword Monogatari: Hajimari no Ishi – Tram
- Tales of Innocence – Spada Belforma/Durandal
- Tokimeki Memorial Girl's Side: 2nd Kiss – Motoharu Masaki
- Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (2011) - Strider Hiryu
- Vampire: The Night Warriors(1994) – Zabel Zarock/Lord Raptor, Rikuo/Aulbath, Jon Talbain/Gallon
- Vampire Hunter: Darkstalkers' Revenge (1995)- Zarbel Zarock/Lord Raptor, Rikuo/Aulbath, Jon Talbain/Gallon
- Vampire Savior: The Lord of Vampire (1997) - Zarbel Zarock/Lord Raptor, Rikuo/Aulbath, Jon Talbain/Gallon
- Xenogears – Billy Lee Black
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