Because you like Sora in Kingdom Hearts
Tifa Lockhart is part mother hen, part martial arts bad-ass. See them in Final Fantasy Series.
Aerith Gainsborough has lived a simple life, but when the world is threatened she's willing to step up and do whatever she can to help. See them in Final Fantasy Series.
Spyro the Dragon loves getting into trouble around the Dragon Realms. See them in Spyro the Dragon.
Sephiroth wants nothing more than to seize the power of the Lifestream in order to become a god. See them in Final Fantasy Series.
Illiterate and oblivious, Crash Bandicoot is still a hero. See them in Crash Bandicoot.
Tail's smarts and helpful nature come in handy in a pinch. See them in Sonic the Hedgehog.
Knuckles the Echidna is a 16-year-old red echidna (aka a spiny anteater) and guardian of the ancient Master Emerald. See them in Sonic the Hedgehog.
As the hero of time, Link is reborn throughout history, always with the purpose of fighting and defeating the evil Ganon. See them in The Legend of Zelda.
Prideful and psychotic tendencies combine to make Dr. Eggman a dangerous and villain who will squash anyone in his path. See them in Sonic the Hedgehog.
Using a bracelet his late mother gave him, Apollo Justice can sense when other people are nervous based on even the most subtle signs. See them in Ace Attorney Series .
Handsome Jack is wearing a mask of his own face to hide his scarred real one. See them in Borderlands Series.
When the safety of Hyrule is at stake, Princess Zelda does not hesitate to sacrifice herself for the good of the land. See them in The Legend of Zelda.