Because you like Dovahkiin in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
As a monster-hunter cursed with supernatural abilities, Geralt of Rivia is a cynic burdened by scruples in an unscrupulous world. See them in The Witcher.
A reformed former outlaw, John Marston doesn't want any trouble, yet somehow trouble always seems to find him. See them in Red Dead Redemption.
Edward Kenway can be reckless and greedy, but he's learning that his ancient ancestry carries a noble burden. See them in Assassin's Creed Series.
Liu Kang spends his days training his body and spirit, seeking to become the ultimate warrior. See them in Mortal Kombat.
Daxter is half otter, half weasel, all snark. See them in Jak and Daxter.
Sarah Kerrigan is pretty much the Queen Bitch of the Universe. 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.
Clank is the quintessential rational, intelligent robot sidekick. See them in Ratchet & Clank.
The only thing Albert Wesker cares about is turning himself into a God. See them in Resident Evil Series.
M. Bison is a diabolical megalomaniac hell-bent on dominating the world. See them in Street Fighter.
Big Boss is a disillusioned mercenary commander who wants to create a world for soldiers (and soldiers alone). See them in Metal Gear Series.
Ratchet is a shoot-first, ask-questions-later, and then-shoot-again kind of lombax. See them in Ratchet & Clank.