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Pete Capella (born 3 June 1977, Red Bank, New Jersey), was the English voice actor for Silver the Hedgehog in Sonic games from 2006 to 2010. He is also a member of 4Kids and TPCi.
A Middletown Township, New Jersey resident, Capella has been acting his whole life. He graduated from college with a BA in Theater and Communications. At age 16, he became a performer in Improvision Jam Comedy Labs, it was here he got the nickname "The Sniper". He is co-owner and artistic director of the troupe, performing every weekend in Eatontown, New Jersey.
Roles in the Sonic the Hedgehog series
In an interview on the Wha-Chow! website, Pete Capella stated that he had been reading characters with much deeper voices and was surprised to be asked to read for Silver, as the character was 13 years old. He also stated that when he first read the script, he didn't know much, as he was just given the sides for the trailer which had Silver's line, "I finally found him, the
Iblis Trigger!" Pete was asked if people would ask him to do Silver's voice in real life, to which he replied that if anyone does, he'd refuse, but he would use his Silver voice just to mess with people. At the end of the interview, he was asked to say the site's motto (as most other celebrities do), which was "Wha-chow! It's like a kick in the nuts!" in his Silver voice.
Like most of the 4Kids voice actors, Pete had received mixed reviews. Some fans had claimed his voice was annoying, but had been praised for showing emotion and sounding teenage, most notably in
Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) and in Sonic Rivals. Despite the mixed reviews from the start, many fans have preferred Pete's role as Silver as opposed to his replacement, Quinton Flynn. Some fans were angered by him being replaced due to the fact he lives in Los Angeles, where most of the new cast is located.
Former English Voice Actors
Sonic Riders: Zero Gravity
Sonic ( Super Sonic) | Tails | Knuckles | Amy | Jet | Wave | Storm | Dr. Eggman | Cream | Rouge | Shadow | Silver | Blaze | SCR-GP | Amigo | NiGHTS | Billy Hatcher | SCR-HD | Master Core: ABIS
Heroes Megalo Station | Botanical Kingdom | MeteorTech Premises | Aquatic Capital | Gigan Rocks | Crimson Crater | Astral Babylon | '80s Boulevard
Babylon Gigan Device | Nightside Rush | Snowy Kingdom | MeteorTech Sparkworks | Tempest Waterway | Security Corridor | Mobius Strip | '90s Boulevard
Survival Battle Gravity Pit | Labyrinth | Square Quartet
Survival Ball MeteorTech Arsenal | Botanical Cave | Megalo Junction
Extreme Gears Advantage F | Advantage P | Advantage S | Airship | Angel • Devil | Beginner | Big Bang | Bingo Star | Black Shot | Blue Star | Chaos Emerald | Cover F | Cover P | Cover S | E-Rider | Faster | Flame Lance | G Shot | Gambler | GC Booster | GC Master | GP Accumulator | GP Tank | Hang-On | Hyperdrive | Kunoichi | Legend | Light Board | Mag | Magic Broom | Master Off-Road | Money Crisis | Night Sky | Omnitempus | Pink Rose | Power Egg | Psychic Wave | Rail Linker | Rainbow | Red Rock | Reserve Tank | Rhythm Machine | Road Star | Shinobi | Shooting Star | Skill Booster | Smile | Super Hang-On | Temptation | The Crazy | Throttle | Turbo Star | Type-J | Type-S | Type-W | Untouchable | Wanted | Wheel Custom | Wind Catcher | Wind Star | Yellow Tail
Gear Parts Air Ride | Angel/Devil | Attack Time UP | Auto Wall-Run | Base Stats UP | BGM Change | Bike | Durability UP | GC Boost UP | Ghost | GP Gain UP | GP Gauge UP | GP Usage UP | Grind | Item Rank +1 | Magnetic Barrier | Max Speed UP | Parts Lock | Ring Cap UP | Starting Speed UP | Status Trap | Tank | Throttle | Trick Rank +1 | Vision Trap | Wheel | Yacht
Moves and Techniques
Air Ride | Attacks | Gravity Control | Gravity Dive | Grinding | Slide Turn | Trick
English Voice Actors
Jason Griffith ( | Sonic ) Amy Palant ( | Tails) Dan Green ( | Knuckles, Storm) Bella Hudson ( | Wave, Mother Computer) Lisa Ortiz ( | Amy) Mike Pollock ( | Dr. Eggman) Kathleen Delaney ( | Rouge) Pete Capella ( Silver) Rebecca Honig ( | Cream) Andrew Paull (
SCR-HD, SCR-GP, Master Core: ABIS)
Japanese Voice Actors
Jun'ichi Kanemaru ( | Sonic) Ryō Hirohashi ( | Tails) Nobutoshi Kanna ( | Knuckles) Daisuke Kishio ( | Jet) Chie Nakamura ( | Wave, Mother Computer) Kenji Nomura ( | Storm, SCR-HD, SCR-GP, Master Core: ABIS) Taeko Kawata (
Arks of the Cosmos | Babylon Garden | Babylonians | Barricade | Bashōsen | Catapult | Catch Me If You Can | Crusher | Dash Panel | Dash Ring | Gallery | Grind Rails | Havok | Item Box ( Attack, Colorball, Explosion, GP Boost, High Speed, Magnetic Barrier, Missile, Parts Lock, Rings, Speed Down) Monopole | Mother Computer | Slipstream | Time Attack | Trick Zone | Un-Gravitify | World Grand Prix | Zero Gravity Tracks: Sonic Riders Shooting Star Story Original Soundtrack
Sonic and the Black Knight
Sonic ( Excalibur Sonic) | Caliburn ( Excalibur) | Merlina ( Dark Queen) | King Arthur | Blacksmith | Nimue | Lancelot | Gawain | Percival | Galahad* | Lamorak* | Shadow* | Knuckles* | Blaze* | Amy* | Merlin | Townspeople
Grand Kingdom Camelot Castle | Shrouded Forest | Knight's Passage | Deep Woods | Dark Hollow
Outlands Misty Lake | Molten Mine | The Cauldron
Highlands Titanic Plain | Crystal Cave | Great Megalith | Dragon's Lair
Avalon Faraway Avalon
Crawling-One | Egg Flapper | Eyeball-One | Fish-One ( Red, Blue, Yellow, Purple, White) | Giant-One | Soldier-One ( Sword, Spear, Axe, Crossbow)
Mist Dragon | King Arthur | Lancelot | Gawain | Percival | Earth Dragon | Dark Queen
Guard | Homing Dash | Jump Dash | Lock-On
Grinding | Wall Climb | Wall Shuffle | Wall Slide
Soul Surges Arthur's Soul Surge | Blacksmith's Soul Surge* | Chaos Punishment | Excalibur Sonic's Soul Surge | Flames of Kilekion | Gail Meteor | Galahad's Soul Surge* | Rose Typhoon* | Sonic's Soul Surge
Steel Longsword | Cursed Longsword | Rusty Longsword | Bronze Longsword | Katana | Cursed Dagger | Rusty Dagger | Bronze Dagger | Steel Dagger | Cursed Rapier | Rusty Rapier | Bronze Rapier | Steel Rapier | Cursed Spear | Rusty Spear | Bronze Spear | Steel Spear | Cursed Axe | Rusty Axe | Bronze Axe | Steel Axe
Steel Gauntlet | Cursed Gauntlet | Rusty Gauntlet | Bronze Gauntlet | Cursed Helmet | Rusty Helmet | Bronze Helmet | Steel Helmet | Samurai Helmet
String of Pearls | Mermaid’s Tear | Pendant of Eons | Chain Bracelet | Thorn Anklet | Flower Amulet | Wooden Belt | Bright Red Ribbon | Expensive Broach | Rabbit’s Tail | Poison Broach | Stone Broach | Ice Broach | Cure-all Broach
Healing Potion | Healing Draught | Antidote | Superior Antidote | Paralysis Cure | Paralysis Immunity | Stone Protection | Petrification Immunity | Vial of Calm | Philter of Tranquility | Fiery Quaff | Hot Fiery Quaff | Herb of Toughness | Herb of Strength
Arthur’s Legend 1 | Arthur’s Legend 2 | Arthur’s Legend 3 | Arthur’s Legend 4 | Arthur’s Legend 5 | Tome of Arms | Tome of Armor | Tome of Medicines | Tome of Amulets | Tome of Games | Tome of Jewels | Tome of Minerals | Tome of Plants | Tome of Feasts | Tome of Rings | Encyclopedia Arcana
Yellow Ring | Green Ring | Red Ring | Blue Ring | Aqua Ring | White Ring | Purple Ring | Poison Ring | Doughnut | Onion Ring
Carnation | Violet | Daffodil | Sweetpea | Lily | Rose | Larkspur | Gladiolus | Morning Glory | Marigold | Daisy | Narcissus | Herb
Garnet | Amethyst | Aquamarine | Diamond | Emerald | Moonstone | Ruby | Peridot | Sapphire | Opal | Topaz | Turquoise
Pawn | Rook | King | Queen | Bishop | Knight | Ace of Spades | Ace of Clubs | Ace of Hearts | Ace of Diamonds | Joker | Medal of Sonic | Medal of Gawain | Medal of Lancelot | Medal of Percival | Dart | Dartboard | Die | Big the Cat Mask | Building Block | Fishing Pole | Doll
Stone | Lump of Iron | Lump of Bronze | Aluminum Ore | Skipping Stone | Rock Salt | Beautiful Crystal | Ice Crystal | Lava Jewel | Flintstone | Mintstone | Gold Ingot | Quasi-Magic Stone | Mithril | Hardtack | Burnt Bread | Moonrock | Wavestone | Dragon-Eye Stone | Orihalcum
Moist Cookie | Tart | Fresh Milk | Spongy Bread | Aromatic Tea | Chilidog | Herb of Calm | Lollipop | Ham
Flag | Ballista Arrowhead | Raven's Feather | Mouse Tail | Oar | Lantern | Broken Trap | Egg | Cheese | Magical Moth Dust | Plant Thorn | Giant Flower Seed | Troll's Eyelash | Broken Lock | Rabbit Fur | Lizard Tail | Prison Key | Iron Shackle | Highland Mushroom | Silk Clothing | Silk Shoe | Dragon Scale | Dragon Claw | Dragon’s Fang | Shovel | Pickaxe | Wheelbarrow | Bat’s Fang | Broken Brick | Soft-Boiled Egg | Lithograph | Letter
Swords Clarent | Arondight | Rubious | Morglay | Gastiga | Secace | Altachiara | Durendal | Aduro Cutlass | Aduro Khopesh | Precieuse | Espadon | Ddraig Goch | Galatine | Battleaxe | Labrys | Hauteclaire | Gringolet | Balmung | Sanglamore | Chrysaor | Almace | Caledfwlch | Flaming Kopis | Flamberge | Laevatein | Corrougue | Colada | Ktuga | Brinnig | Solais Rapier | Claiomh Solais | Fragarach | Curtana | Ignis Fleuret | Glorious | Joyeuse
Mastery Star | Map | Skill Scroll | Music Notes | Knight’s Seal | Knight’s Banner | Emblem Component | Painting | Deadly Swordsman | Windblade | Destroyer | Quickblade | Blade without Equal | Despised One | Chicken | Weakling | Coward | Ruffian
English Voice Actors
Jason Griffith ( | Sonic, Shadow, Lancelot, Lamorak) Casey Robertson ( | Caliburn) Melissa Hutchison ( | Merlina) Gavin Hammon ( | Arthur) Amy Palant ( | Blacksmith) Lisa Ortiz ( | Amy, Nimue) Dan Green ( | Gawain, Knuckles) Bella Hudson ( | Percival, Blaze) Pete Capella (
Japanese Voice Actors
Jun'ichi Kanemaru ( | Sonic) Hiroaki Hirata ( | Caliburn) Mamiko Noto ( | Merlina) Hidekatsu Shibata ( | Arthur) Ryo Hirohashi ( | Blacksmith) Taeko Kawata ( | Amy, Nimue) Kouji Yusa ( | Shadow, Lancelot) Nobutoshi Canna ( | Gawain, Knuckles) Nao Takamori ( | Percival, Blaze) Daisuke Ono ( | Galahad) Daisuke Kishio (
Face to Faith Knight of the Wind | With Me | Fight the Knight | Through the Fire | Live Life
Acts of Chivalry | Barrier Stone | Black Onyx | Bottomless Pits | Cavalier Style | Chaos Blast | Chaos Control | Chaos Spear | Corner Poles | Dash Panel | Fairy | Gallery | Goal Plate | Grind Rail | King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table | Knight Style | Knights Honor Bonus | Knights of the Round Table | Knights of the Underworld | Minecart | Mystery Circle | Paladin Style | Ramp | Reflecting Pool | Ring Container | Rings | Sacred Swords | Scabbard of Excalibur | Slime | Skills | Sonic and the Black Knight (manga) | Soul Gauge | Spear | Spiked Ball | Spikes | Springs | Thunder Dragons | Title | Treasure Chest | Treasury | Underworld | Will 'o Wisps | World of Camelot
"*" Appears exclusively in Battle Mode.