The Elder Scrolls Online already has a star-studded record of voice expertise. The likes of John Cleese, Kate Beckinsale, Malcolm McDowell, and different big-name expertise are among the many cast, and so they’re about to be joined by one other well-known determine. Lord of the Rings followers will likely be happy to know that Billy Boyd, who performed Pippin in Peter Jackson’s movie trilogy, is lending his abilities to the MMO.

The Scottish actor will likely be voicing a playing Bosmer by the title of Brahgas, based on The Elder Scrolls Online’s official announcement on Twitter. The wooden elf will likely be coming to Tamriel with the High Isle enlargement subsequent month, however the connected video offers us a pleasant behind-the-scenes take a look at Boyd at once. In the pattern traces, we get to listen to him bemoan card-playing Argonians from the Black Marsh and reveal Braghas’ hatred of crusing. Have a gander for your self:

The High Isle Expansion introduces Tales of Tribute, a card game, to The Elder Scrolls Online. “Braghas introduces the player to that new game,” Boyd explains. In his thoughts, Braghas does this as a manner of looking for the participant character’s well-being in a brand new land. “I think [Braghas] likes to see other people succeed,” Boyd provides. “He likes to see other people be happy.” This isn’t Boyd’s first foray into the world of online game voice performing, and you may in all probability guess what else he’s executed. Pippin appeared in EA’s Lord of the Rings online game diversifications within the early 2000s, full with Boyd’s unique voice.

As for High Isle itself, the enlargement has a staggered launch date. It’s coming to PC on June 6, then to PlayStation and Xbox consoles on June 21. We know rather a lot about its content material, from the Breton-based story to the island setting. Tales of Tribute is barely playable with the brand new enlargement, however it is possible for you to to gather playing cards in different parts of the game.