Because you like Mega Man in Mega Man
Simon Belmont is a vampire hunter bravely carrying on the family business. See them in Castlevania.
He's an everyday earthworm turned intergalactic hero. See them in Earthworm Jim.
Crono may not talk, but this time-traveling hero's heart speaks volumes. See them in Chrono Trigger.
M. Bison is a diabolical megalomaniac hell-bent on dominating the world. See them in Street Fighter.
Fox McCloud leads a team of pilots through the Lylat System in search of the evil genius Andross, the villain that killed his father. See them in Star Fox.
Those who stand against this singular super ninja are doomed to fail. See them in Ninja Gaiden.
Meat Boy tenaciously throws himself into danger, and when he fails, he immediately gets back up and tries again. See them in Super Meat Boy.
A great galactic bounty hunter, Samus Aran is not as good at expressing emotions. See them in Metroid.
NiGHTS is a powerful but childlike spirit who hates being told what to do. See them in NiGHTS into Dreams.
Don't let his old age fool you, Heihachi Mishima is a ruthless pragmatist who values self-reliance above all else. See them in Tekken .
Society may reject Felicia, but this bubbly catwoman just wants to spread happiness to others. See them in Darkstalkers .
Raiden is an efficient soldier haunted by his repressed past. See them in Metal Gear Series.