Journey to Foundation Reveals Star-Studded Cast

Archiact has revealed the voice cast who will breathe life into the characters of the upcoming Journey to Foundation. Set in Isaac Asimov’s Foundation universe, this narrative-focused sci-fi adventure will release later this year on PlayStation VR2, Meta Quest 2, and Pico 4.

The line-up of talent boasts several award-winning artists including the voice behind Mass Effect’s Commander Shepard (Jennifer Hale), Lost’s Dr. Pierre Chang (François Chau), Hildisvíni from God of War: Ragnarok (James Mathis III), and the Junker Queen herself from Overwatch 2 (Leah de Niese).

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Journey to Foundation Voice Actors

François Chau as Commissioner Han Bo – Actor, director, and voice-over artist François Chau — celebrated for his work in LostThe Honeymoon Phase, and Ghost of Tsushima — will portray the stoic and mysterious Commissioner Han Bo, commanding supervisor to Agent Ward. Chau’s distinguished career stretches back to 1985, with his debut in the G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero TV series. 

Jennifer Hale as Vex – Esteemed for her versatile performances, Jennifer Hale will lend her voice to Vex. Stubborn and hot-headed, Vex was exiled from her home planet of Zor and now spends her days on Reventlov Station. Hale has won 6 awards and received 20 nominations for her work as a voice over artist. 

Hayden Bishop as Agent Ward – Hayden Bishop is an actor and voice over artist who has appeared in T.V., shorts, and video games such as Desperados III and Wasteland 3. In Journey to Foundation, players will be cast into the role of Ward, an agent with the Commission of Public Safety. Through conversation choices, the player will shape Agent Ward, who Bishop has spliced between an aggressive spitfire and a noble, diplomatic type. 

Leah de Niese as Astoria Durand – Embodying the soon-to-be Empress is Leah de Niese. Astoria is idealistic and headstrong. Her interest lies in learning more about the work her great uncle Yugo Amaryl did for the Foundation. Not her first time stepping into a video game role, de Niese voiced the Junker Queen in Overwatch 2, and is best known for her roles in House Husbands and Twentysomething.

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Supporting Cast 

Rounding out the rest of the cast are these talented artists, who will bring to life companions, antagonists, and enemies:

  • Anoush NeVart as Nyria Durand (Call of Duty: Vanguard, Fallout 76, League of Legends)
  • James Mathis III as Cyril Gant (Avengers Assemble, God of War: Ragnarok, MARVEL Dimension of Heroes)
  • Ritesh Rajan as Kaldan Morrow (Barbie: It Takes TwoRussian DollStitchers)
  • Ry Chase as Ezro Toombs (Ratchet & Clank: Rift ApartFallout 76The Walking Dead: World Beyond)
  • Fryda Wolff as Erinye (Apex Legends, Cyberpunk 2077, Just Cause 4)
  • Jason Hightower as Major Leos (Cyberpunk 2077, Star Wars Resistance)
  • D Callahan as Grilk (U.S. Army & NASCAR commercials, Ice Lake Rebels)
  • Jason Spisak as The Peddler (Redfall, Arcane, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart)

Journey to Foundation Story Details

In Journey to Foundation, players will embark on a clandestine mission as Agent Ward. As a spy sent to the edge of the Galactic Empire, your mission is to infiltrate a group of deserters. However, upon arrival you uncover a dire truth that could change the course of history.

Armed with the best tools and weapons the Empire has to offer, you’ll have to decide who to trust. Will you fight for an Empire that Hari Seldon has predicted will collapse into 30,000 years of anarchy, or will you defect to the Foundation and help them build a new cradle for humanity?

The game will launch for the PS VR2, Meta Quest 2, and Pico 4 later this year. Are you excited for Journey to Foundation? Let us know in the comments below!