Because you like M. Bison in Street Fighter
All who live know his name, and all who oppose him shall know Death. See them in Darksiders Series.
Big Boss is a disillusioned mercenary commander who wants to create a world for soldiers (and soldiers alone). See them in Metal Gear Series.
Dante Alighieri is a crusader fighting his way to absolution. See them in Dante's Inferno.
Judge Dredd is less a man and more a living manifestation of justice. See them in Dredd.
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.
Fighting for a future without fear? Yeah, Chris Redfield believes it is worth it. See them in Resident Evil Series.
A gruff and hardened professional, Marcus Fenix keeps his emotions buried deep. See them in Gears of War.
It turns out Dracula's son Alucard has some pretty severe daddy issues. See them in Castlevania.
Zeratul is cryptic, mystic, and not to be messed with. See them in StarCraft .
Char is always thinking two or three steps ahead of the enemy. See them in Mobile Suit Gundam Series.
Jim Raynor is a decent man in an indecent universe. See them in StarCraft.
Raiden is an efficient soldier haunted by his repressed past. See them in Metal Gear Series.