Because you like M. Bison in Street Fighter
Ratchet is a shoot-first, ask-questions-later, and then-shoot-again kind of lombax. See them in Ratchet & Clank.
Sarah Kerrigan is pretty much the Queen Bitch of the Universe. See them in StarCraft .
Mr. Blonde is the undisputed leader of his pack of suited-up outlaws, with a stoic and serious demeanor, and a penchant for bloodshed. See them in Reservoir Dogs.
For Sly Cooper, stealing isn't just about the haul. It's also about the journey. See them in Sly Cooper.
More of a sex symbol than a crime-stopper, the original Silk Spectre has now become the ultimate superhero stage mom. See them in Watchmen.
Kind and friendly, Rinoa Heartilly is nonetheless an effective freedom fighter. See them in Final Fantasy Series.
Driven by guilt and rage, Kratos is less a man and more an unstoppable avatar of anger and hate. See them in God of War.
Clank is the quintessential rational, intelligent robot sidekick. See them in Ratchet & Clank.
With an A.I. as loyal and witty as Cortana, who needs humans? See them in Halo.
NiGHTS is a powerful but childlike spirit who hates being told what to do. See them in NiGHTS into Dreams.
A fight every now and then makes Dante's life a little more interesting. See them in Devil May Cry.
We're all puppets. Dr. Manhattan is just a puppet who can see the strings. See them in Watchmen.