Every person loves to play a game and also love to the game lead character. The Gaming industry has a big revolution in every time. In beginning, the video game was popular but now smartphone gaming is very popular among to the people. But popular game’s character always has been favorite.
Here is the list of 10 most popular gaming character which loves all ever.
1- Mario (The Mario Series)
Mario is the main character in Mario brothers. He was the first time appeared as a “Jumpman” in the arcade game Donkey Kong on July 9, 1981. A video game designer at Nintendo of Japan, Shigeru Miyamoto create this iconic character and this character has a presence almost all Mario games. The Mario franchise is the best-selling video game franchise of all time. Over 210 million units of the overall Mario series of games have been sold. He is the most iconic character in video game history and is Nintendo’s mascot. His franchise has grown to be the most successful franchise of Nintendo ever.
2- Nathan Drake (Uncharted Series)
Nathan Drake is the famous character of Uncharted game series and he appeared all Uncharted series games. Many reviewers said that he is a rare example of a physically attractive character who is not over sexualized. He is with an endless arsenal of crazy weapons, gadgets and literally unavoidable supers. n 2007, Sony placed promotional material in Empire stressing Drake’s everyman personality and showcasing his similarity to adventure film characters. Naughty Dog released an airsoft replica of Nathan Drake’s gun, a Beretta 92FS.
3- Carl Johnson (GTA San Andreas)
In GTA SA game, Carl Johnson is known as CJ. He is a member of the Grove Street Families, a gang located in Los Santos. “He could have easily been another gangster stereotype, but by the end of San Andreas we see CJ as a flawed, but an ultimately good man who did the best he could in the worst of circumstances. He is no saint but he does his best to get through life. CJ’s appearance is highly customizable and he can drive a car, bike flies aircraft, can do exercises, select hair, and tattoos with clothes and etc. He is one of the legend gaming lead character all time.
4- Master Chief (Halo Series)
MCPON John-117 or Master Chief is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Halo fictional universe created by Bungie. He is a playable character in the series of science fiction first-person shooter video games Halo series. He is almost never seen without his green armor and helmet. He has a close relationship with an Artificial Intelligence Cartona. The Master Chief has been used in marketing on a variety of products from 7-Eleven T-shirts, Xbox 360 consoles, and Mountain Dew. He is among several video game characters who have been branded beyond their respective video games.
5- Kratos (God of War)
Kratos is a revengeful God and it is hard to think of a moment in a god of war where Kratos isn’t committing an act of terrific violence. Kratos first appeared in the 2005 video game God of War the “Ghost of Sparta”, is a video game character from Sony Santa Monica’s God of War series, which is loosely based on Greek mythology. Kratos first appeared in the 2005 video game God of War. GamesRadar listed him as one of the 25 best new characters of the decade, stating that while he appears at first to be a generic character with the unstoppable force of nature. He remains to be one of the most lovable characters in gaming.
6- Sonic The Hedgehog
Sonic is the title character and protagonist of the Sonic the Hedgehog series released by Sega. It has numerous comics, five animated shows and an animated OVA. Sonic has the ability to run at supersonic speeds and the ability to curl into a ball, primarily to attack enemies. Sonic’s first game was released on June 23, 1991, to provide Sega with a mascot to rival Nintendo’s flagship character, Mario. As Sega’s mascot and one of the key reasons for the company’s success during the 16-bit era of video games, then Sonic become one of the most famous videogame characters in the world.
7- Max Payne (Max Payne Series)
Max Payne is the main character of Max Payne game series. Max was introduced in the 2001 third-person shooter Max Payne, which was developed by Remedy Entertainment. In the original Max Payne, Max was the NYPD police officer and an undercover agent for the DEA. Max becomes a vigilante following the murder of his family and later the murder of his police partner, which he was framed for. The videogame was released in 2001 and in same year Max Payne was named the year’s best game character by Eurogamer.
8- Ezio Auditor (Assassin Creed)
Ezio Auditor is a fictional character in the video game Assassin’s Creed series. His signature outfit, now known as his Roman Robes, can also be unlocked in all subsequent releases of the series. Ezio story immediately sucks the player in as this lover turned fighter seeks revenge Ezio also appears as a guest character in the fighting game Soulcalibur V. He also featured on UGO Networks’s list of most memorable Italians in video games at 15th place. Ezio Auditor is a most memorable character in Assassin Creed game series.
9- Dante (Devil May Cry game)
Dante is a fictional character and the primary protagonist of the Devil May Cry series created which was published by Capcom. Dante is muscular, has silver hairs, ice – blue eyes and usually seen wearing trench coats. Dante has also appeared as a guest character in multiple crossover games. Dante’s confident and fearless attitude has gained him widespread popularity. He has ultimately superhuman strength, stamina, and reflexes making his one of the most powerful character in gaming. Dante and Trish were also included in The Inquirer’s list of the most memorable video game love teams.
10- Pac-Man (Pac-Man Series Games)
The Pac-Man game was first introduced in the Japanese arcade game Pac-Man on May 22, 1980, in Japan, later released in the United States in October the same year. Pac-Man is often portrayed as a family man, as a result of the multiple spin-offs of his games which star family members. 1984’s Pac-Land was the first game to use his arcade art in-game. Modern Pac-Man turns into three-dimensional form to the two-dimensional character. Since the release of Pac-Man, he has become a social phenomenon and became an icon of the video game industry.
So, Which is your favorite game character??