Top 10 Most Badass-Looking Video Game Characters

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The Top Ten

1 Bowser - Super Mario Bros Bowser - Super Mario Bros Bowser is the main antagonist of the Mario Bros. Franchise. From kidnapping Princess Peach to simply destroying a fun game between Mario and Friends in the Mario Party spinoff series, this king of the Koopas has set up a certain hatred towards himself amongst the large cast of Mario Characters. He first ...read more.

Absolutely. Have you seen him in Mario Odyssey? Definition of badass - Randomator

2 Nekomaru Nidai - Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Nekomaru Nidai - Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair
3 Shao Kahn - Mortal Kombat Shao Kahn - Mortal Kombat Shao Kahn is a boss, announcer, and recurring playable character from the Mortal Kombat fighting game series. Introduced in Mortal Kombat II in 1993, he is the primary antagonist of the video game series and extended franchise.
4 Id - Xenogears Id - Xenogears
5 Reptile - Mortal Kombat Reptile - Mortal Kombat
6 Vega - Street Fighter Vega - Street Fighter
7 Akuma - Street Fighter Akuma - Street Fighter Akuma known as Gouki in Japan is a character of the Street Fighter series and recurring antagonist, first appearing in Super Street Fighter II Turbo as a hidden character and boss who could be summoned after certain conditions were met, an emotionless and powerful warrior fixated on mastering the Satsui ...read more.
8 Kratos - God of War Kratos - God of War Kratos is a fictional character and the titular primary protagonist and anti-hero of the God of War video game series. He is a demi-god who seeks retribution and vengeance on Ares and later, the Greek Gods after he was betrayed and was forced to kill his family .
9 Voldo - Soul Calibur Voldo - Soul Calibur Voldo is a fictional character in the Soul series of video games. Created by Namco's Project Soul division, he first appeared in Soul Edge, and later in all games of the Soulcalibur series with the exception of Soulcalibur Legends.
10 Scorpion - Mortal Kombat Scorpion - Mortal Kombat Scorpion is a recurring player character and occasional boss character from the Mortal Kombat fighting game franchise created by Ed Boon and John Tobias. His debut is in the first Mortal Kombat game.

The Contenders

11 Sagat - Street Fighter Sagat - Street Fighter
12 Ridley - Metroid Ridley - Metroid Ridley is a villain from the Metroid series and a character from the Super Smash Bros. series. He's Samus Aran's archenemy and has been fighting her since day one with the first Metroid game in 1986. When Samus was three years old, Ridley murdered her parents in front of her. He is a member of the Space ...read more.
13 Sub-Zero - Mortal Kombat Sub-Zero - Mortal Kombat Sub-Zero is a video game character from the Mortal Kombat series and one of the original characters in the first Mortal Kombat game in 1992. A mainstay of the series, Sub-Zero is the only character who has appeared in every main Mortal Kombat fighting game.
14 Shadow The Hedgehog - Sonic the Hedgehog Shadow The Hedgehog - Sonic the Hedgehog Shadow the Hedgehog is a character who appears in the Sonic the Hedgehog series released by Sega. He is an artificially created black and red hedgehog whose hover shoes propel him at extreme speeds that rival those of Sonic.
15 Balrog - Street Fighter Balrog - Street Fighter Balrog, also known as Boxer, is a fictional character in Capcom's Street Fighter series. He made his first appearance in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior in 1991.
16 Ermac - Mortal Kombat Ermac - Mortal Kombat Ermac is a fictional character in the Mortal Kombat fighting game franchise by Midway Games. The character originated due to rumors over a diagnostics menu listing that displayed the text ERMACS, followed by claims of an alleged glitch in the first game.
17 Clockwerk - Sly Cooper Clockwerk - Sly Cooper
18 M. Bison - Street Fighter M. Bison - Street Fighter M. Bison, also known as Dictator, is a video game character created by Capcom. First introduced in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, he is a recurring character and villain in the Street Fighter series of fighting games, acting as the primary antagonist of the series.
19 Sephiroth - Final Fantasy VII Sephiroth - Final Fantasy VII

Nope.

The only reason he's so popular is because of his sexually-obsessed fanbase. There are much better video game antagonists out there.

I think that, if he didn't appear in Kingdom Hearts, then he wouldn't be such an issue. (hates KH)

20 Kano - Mortal Kombat Kano - Mortal Kombat
21 Inkling Boy - Splatoon 2 Inkling Boy - Splatoon 2
22 Kuja - Final Fantasy IX Kuja - Final Fantasy IX
23 Inkling Girl - Splatoon Inkling Girl - Splatoon
24 Sonic - Sonic the Hedgehog Sonic - Sonic the Hedgehog 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.
25 Sakura Ogami - Danganronpa
26 Koopatrol - Paper Mario
27 Amalgamates - Undertale Amalgamates - Undertale
28 Ganondorf - Legend of Zelda Ganondorf - Legend of Zelda Ganon (Referred to as Ganondorf in human form) is a fictional character and the central antagonist of Nintendo's Legend of Zelda series. He is a power-hungry Gerudo who possesses the Triforce of Power and aims to conquer Hyrule with the remaining Triforce parts.
29 Guile - Street Fighter Guile - Street Fighter Guile is a character in Capcom's Street Fighter series of fighting games. He debuted as one of the original eight characters in 1991's Street Fighter II and appeared in the game's subsequent updates.
30 Solid Snake - Metal Gear Solid Snake - Metal Gear Solid Snake is a fictional character and one of the main protagonists of the video game series Metal Gear by Hideo Kojima. He is a legendary soldier cloned from Big Boss's DNA, who is sent to infiltrate and investigate the titular weapons in an effort to stop a potential war.
31 Dante - Devil May Cry Dante - Devil May Cry
32 Ezio - Assassin's Creed Ezio - Assassin's Creed
33 Marcus Fenix - Gears of War Marcus Fenix - Gears of War Marcus Michael Fenix is a fictional character and the primary protagonist from Gears of War video game series.
34 Dark Samus - Metroid Prime Dark Samus - Metroid Prime
35 Altair - Assassin's Creed
36 Undyne - Undertale Undyne - Undertale Undyne is a main character in Toby Fox's 2016 RPG, Undertale. She is the heroic fishlike captain of the Royal Guard, who takes it upon herself to protect the monsters of the Underground. Her name is derived from the word "Undine", and is a pun on the word "Undying". Her most loved monsters are her mentor, ...read more.
37 Eddie Riggs - Brütal Legend Eddie Riggs - Brütal Legend
38 Barret Wallace - Final Fantasy VII
39 Muggshot - Sly Cooper
40 Samus - Metroid Samus - Metroid Samus Aran is the protagonist of the Metroid science fiction action-adventure game series by Nintendo.
41 Master Chief - Halo Master Chief - Halo MCPON John-117, or "Master Chief", is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Halo fictional universe created by Bungie.
42 Joel - The Last Of Us Joel - The Last Of Us
43 Dr. Nefarious - Ratchet & Clank
44 Ryu Hayabusa - Ninja Gaiden Ryu Hayabusa - Ninja Gaiden
45 Knuckles - Sonic The Hedgehog Knuckles - Sonic The Hedgehog
46 Death - Darksiders
47 Baraka - Mortal Kombat Baraka - Mortal Kombat Baraka is a fictional character in the Mortal Kombat fighting game series. Baraka was introduced in Mortal Kombat II in 1993 as an unpredictable warrior in service of Outworld emperor Shao Kahn.
48 War - Darksiders
49 Doomguy - Doom
50 Hades - God Of War 3
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1. Shao Kahn - Mortal Kombat
2. Bowser - Super Mario Bros
3. Nekomaru Nidai - Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair
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1. Reptile - Mortal Kombat
2. Vega - Street Fighter
3. Voldo - Soul Calibur
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