Because you like Lightning in Final Fantasy Series
It's hard enough fighting a war. But it's worse for Commander Shepard, knowing no matter how hard you try, you can't save them all. See them in Mass Effect.
A super-soldier, Master Chief might be more machine than man. And for humanity's sake, thank God. See them in Halo.
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.
Aiden Pearce is a hacker who knows how dangerous the world can be, both online and off. See them in Watch Dogs.
Stoic, cynical, and brilliant, Solid Snake was genetically engineered to be the perfect soldier. See them in Metal Gear Series.
If anyone can stay optimistic and friendly under harsh alien rule, it's Alyx Vance. See them in Half-Life 2.
A great galactic bounty hunter, Samus Aran is not as good at expressing emotions. See them in Metroid.
He's an everyday earthworm turned intergalactic hero. See them in Earthworm Jim.
A gruff and hardened professional, Marcus Fenix keeps his emotions buried deep. See them in Gears of War.
A powerful dragon-hunting warrior, Dovahkiin is destined for great things. See them in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
An aristocrat-turned-tomb-raider, Lara Croft does her best thinking while plunging off cliffs. See them in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider.
The Kid doesn't talk. He just acts with determination. See them in Bastion.