Kevin Afghani has just announced that he has had the honor of voicing Mario and Luigi in the highly anticipated game Super Mario Bros. Wonder, set to be released on October 20th. This comes after Charles Martinet, the iconic voice of Mario, announced his retirement and transitioned into a role as the Mario ambassador for Nintendo. While Nintendo has revealed that Afghani will be the voice of Mario in Super Mario Bros. Wonder, they have kept the identity of the new voice actor for Mario a secret.
Prior to this project, Afghani has lent his voice talents to characters such as Radish in Dragon Ball R&R and the English voice of Arnold in Genshin Impact. Fans were able to get a glimpse of Afghani’s version of Mario from a promotional clip released by Nintendo at the end of the news.
TLDR: Kevin Afghani proudly announces that he will be voicing Mario and Luigi in the highly anticipated game Super Mario Bros. Wonder. This comes after the retirement of Charles Martinet, the previous voice of Mario. Afghani has previously voiced characters in Dragon Ball R&R and Genshin Impact.