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Ronald "Ron" Perlman is an actor who voiced the opening and closing narrations of Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas, Fallout 76 and Fallout Tactics. He also voiced Butch Harris in Fallout and the newscaster in Fallout 4.

Work on the Fallout series[]

Perlman narrated the following cutscenes in the Fallout games listed below. The intro narration in each of these games starts with the iconic line, "War. War never changes." He did not narrate Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel or Fallout 4, though he did voice a prominent character (the television newscaster) in Fallout 4's prologue and appeared in its first trailer.


Fallout series[]

YearTitleCredited as/for
Butch Harris
1998Fallout 2Narrator
2001Fallout TacticsNarrator
2008Fallout 3Narrator
2010Fallout: New VegasNarrator
2015Fallout 4Newscaster
2018Fallout 76Narrator

Other work[]

YearTitleCredited as/for
1995The City of Lost ChildrenOne
2001Enemy at the GatesKoulikov
2003-2006Teen TitansSlade
2008Hellboy IIHellboy
2008-2013Sons of AnarchyClarence 'Clay' Morrow
2011Conan The BarbarianCorin
2011Season of the WitchFelson
2013The GatekeeperLou
2013Pacific RimHannibal Chau
2015Call of Duty: Black Ops IIICampbell
2016PAYDAY 2: Biker Character PackRust