Because you like Jade in Beyond Good & Evil
Raz is a 10-year-old boy who mostly stays in his own head, which makes sense since that's where he is strongest. See them in Psychonauts.
Zeratul is cryptic, mystic, and not to be messed with. See them in StarCraft .
A bureaucrat in the Land of the Dead, Manuel Calavera is a jaded, sarcastic loner who just might have a hidden heroic side. See them in Grim Fandango.
He's an everyday earthworm turned intergalactic hero. See them in Earthworm Jim.
M. Bison is a diabolical megalomaniac hell-bent on dominating the world. See them in Street Fighter.
Crono may not talk, but this time-traveling hero's heart speaks volumes. See them in Chrono Trigger.
Jim Raynor is a decent man in an indecent universe. See them in StarCraft.
If anyone can stay optimistic and friendly under harsh alien rule, it's Alyx Vance. See them in Half-Life 2.
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 .
Those who stand against this singular super ninja are doomed to fail. See them in Ninja Gaiden.
The Kid doesn't talk. He just acts with determination. See them in Bastion.
Simon Belmont is a vampire hunter bravely carrying on the family business. See them in Castlevania.