The original English voice actor for Vash the Stampede will return in the Trigun Stampede dub. Crunchyroll announced Johnny Yong Bosch will again play the character. He was the original English voice for the character during both the original anime’s run and the movie Trigun: Badlands Rumble. This also comes alongside the confirmation that the English dub’s debut is January 21, 2023.
To go along with the announcement, Crunchyroll released a video with a statement from Johnny Yong Bosch about returning as the English dub voice actor for Vash in Trigun Stampede.
We’re excited to welcome @johnnyyongbosch back as the English voice of Vash. Get ready for the dub premiere of TRIGUN STAMPEDE on January 21.
— Crunchyroll (@Crunchyroll) January 12, 2023
As noted in the video, Vash in Trigun marked Johnny Yong Bosch’s first role as an English anime dub voice actor. He later went on to play Ichigo in Bleach, Sabo in One Piece, Giyu in Demon Slayer, Artemis in Sailor Moon, and both Yu and Adachi in the Persona 4 anime. He’s also played a number of roles in video games, like Nero in Devil May Cry, Joshua in Trails of Cold Steel, Hajime in Danganronpa 2, and both the protagonist and Adachi in the Persona games.
The second episode of Trigun Stampede will air on January 14, 2023. It will be simulcast on streaming services outside Japan as usual. The English dub for Trigun Stampede will start with the first episode on January 21, 2023, the same day the third episode of the original Japanese version debuts.
Trigun Stampede can be found streaming on both Crunchyroll and Hulu.