Top 10 Most Well-Known Video Game Characters

Every gamer (and many non-gamers) knows these guys.

The Top TenXW

1Mario (Super Mario Bros series)Mario is a fictional character in the Mario video game franchise, created by Nintendo's Japanese video game designer, Shigeru Miyamoto. He serves as the eponymous protagonist of the series and is the mascot of Nintendo. The Mario franchise is the best-selling video game franchise of all time.

And the most primary Nintendo character! (or maybe one of them)

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2Sonic the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog series)Sonic the Hedgehog, trademarked Sonic The Hedgehog, is the title character and protagonist of the Sonic the Hedgehog series released by Sega, as well as numerous spin-off comics, five animated shows, and an animated OVA.
3Pikachu (Pokemon series)Pikachu are a species of Pokémon, fictional creatures that appear in an assortment of video games, animated television shows and movies, trading card games, and comic books licensed by The Pokémon Company, a Japanese corporation.
4Luigi (Super Mario Bros seriesLuigi is a fictional character featured in video games and related media released by Nintendo. Created by prominent game designer Shigeru Miyamoto, Luigi is portrayed as the slightly younger but taller fraternal twin brother of Nintendo's mascot Mario, and appears in many games throughout the Mario more.
5Link (The Legend of Zelda series)Link refers to several different incarnations of the same protagonist of Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series.
6Pac-Man (Pac-Man)

Yeah, Pac-Man is more recognizable than Kirby sorry. Most people who don't know Kirby mistake him for Pac-Man LOL LAME! - LarkwingFlight

7Princess Peach (Super Mario Bros series)
8Bowser (Super Mario Bros series)Bowser or King Koopa is a video game character and the primary antagonist of Nintendo's Mario franchise.
9Donkey Kong (Donkey Kong Country series)Donkey Kong is an arcade game released by Nintendo in 1981. It is an early example of the platform game genre, as the gameplay focuses on maneuvering the main character across a series of platforms while dodging and jumping over obstacles.
10Lara Croft (Tomb Raider series)Lara Croft is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Square Enix video game franchise Tomb Raider.

The Contenders

11Altaïr (Assassin's Creed)
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1. Mario (Super Mario Bros series)
2. Sonic the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog series)
3. Pikachu (Pokemon series)



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