Top 10 Horrible Things that Certain Video Game Protagonists Have Done

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The Top Ten

1 Brutally murdered every single one of the Greek gods and singlehandedly plunged his entire world into apocalypse - Kratos (God of War)

Come on, anybody would do the same. Right guys? - SoldierOfFortune

2 Turned down an offer to save all of humanity in favor of one annoying and bratty little girl that he barely even knew - Joel (The Last of Us)
3 Committed mass genocide on Dream Land's citizens and also mockingly stole their abilities in the process - Kirby (Kirby Series)
4 Willingly gunned down almost an entire army of innocent Mimigas back in his pre-amnesia phase - Quote (Cave Story)
5 Committed mass genocide on the entire monster population of the Underground in the Genocide Run - Frisk (Undertale)
6 Made Wheatley the new head of the Aperture Laboratories - Chell (Portal 2)
7 Created Flowey and the Amalgamates - Alphys (Undertale)
8 Inadvertently caused Handsome Jack to degenerate into what he becomes in Borderlands 2 - Lilith (Borderlands)

It was bullcrap, Jack didn't deserve this. But Lilith isn't the only one who did that. Same goes for Moxxi as well - Gehenna

9 Pushed Crocomire's entire body into searing-hot, flesh-melting acid - Samus (Super Metroid)
10 Crashed a mentally disabled retired war veteran's airplane into a fully-loaded parking lot and then just payed the parking meter as if nothing happened - Lammy (Um Jammer Lammy)

The Contenders

11 Inadvertently served as the model for the SA-X and also spread the X Parasite species said creature belonged to onto the Bottle Ship - Samus (Metroid Fusion)
12 Paid at least a million dollars for a cheaply made Monokuma sticker - Hajime Hinata (Danganronpa 2)
13 Sacrificed Yoshi into a bottomless pit just to extend his jump distance - Mario (Super Mario World)
14 Publicly crossdressed himself as Peach with a giant bushy mustache - Luigi (Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga and Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door)
15 Committed every crime known to man and slaughtered countless people from all walks of life in their greedy and selfish pursuit of the Vaults - The Vault Hunters (Borderlands)
16 Committed reckless genocide on other treasure hunters for the sole purpose of making sure that she stole all of the treasure before they did - Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)
17 Almost killed GLaDOS - Chell (Portal)
18 Dropped a baby penguin off the top of a mountain and then just watched nonchalantly as it fell to its death - Mario (Super Mario 64)
19 Starred in surprisingly quite a few of the legit worst games of all time, as well as one of the worst cartoons of all time with Adventures Of Sonic - Sonic (Sonic Series)
20 Adopted their new Sonic Boom personalities - Sonic and Knuckles (Sonic Series)
21 Completely ravaged Prince Froggy's digestive system from the inside and caused him to nearly choke to death as a result - Yoshi (Yoshi's Island)
22 Ate countless innocent creatures, defecated them out as eggs and then threw them at other enemies - Yoshi (Yoshi's Island)
23 Nearly ran over a small kitten, one that he knew for a fact was actually the princess he had literally JUST saved back at the Golden Pyramid, with his car - Wario (Wario Land 4)
24 Burned down the entire village that he had been born and raised in - Fei (Xenogears)
25 Farted so hard that it actually created a giant nuclear mushroom-cloud explosion - Wario (Super Smash Bros. Brawl)
26 Savagely beat the Mecha-Drago to death, threatened to do the same to his friends, and completely neglected his own son Lucas in a blind fit of rage over the loss of Claus and Hinawa - Flint (Mother 3)
27 Killed Temmie, Toriel and Papyrus - Frisk (Undertale)
28 Adopted their new 2016 reboot personalities - Ratchet and Clank (Ratchet & Clank)
29 Attempted to kill his own son Ratchet just so that he could greedily seize all of the Great Clock's power for himself - Azimuth (Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack In Time)
30 Quite possibly ACTUALLY killed Dr. Nefarious - Ratchet (Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack In Time)
31 Chose Sunny over Lammy as his personal love interest - Parappa (Parappa The Rapper)
32 Delivered the infamous line "I should have been the one to fill your dark soul with LIIIGGGHHHTTT" as English players' reward for finally reaching the end of the game - Dante (Devil May Cry)
33 Killed a Sockop from the inside of its own digestive system and then used its dead body as a Kuribo's shoe - Luigi (Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story)
34 Threatened multiple times to sell Clank to the black market and exchange him for scrap metal - Ratchet (Ratchet & Clank 1)
35 Stole all of the food in Dream Land for himself, multiple times at that - King Dedede (Kirby)
36 Repeatedly punched Yoshi in the head when he wasn't busy sacrificing him into bottomless pits and lava - Mario (Super Mario World)
37 Almost singlehandedly ruined the entire game with his incredibly annoying and gimmicky crying mechanic whenever Yoshi got hit - Baby Mario (Yoshi's Island)
38 French-kissed a literal teddy bear with the same gender as himself on live public TV - Parappa (Parappa The Rapper 2)
39 Encouraged kids to eat only junk food like hamburgers and ice cream and avoid noodles and rice entirely - Parappa (Parappa The Rapper 2)
40 Fell for Fawful's stupidly obvious "fattening food buffet" trap in Stolen Koopa Castle - Bowser (Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story)
41 Wrecked his own castle TWICE - Bowser (Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story)
42 Created the infamous "I'm really feeling it" meme - Shulk (Xenoblade Chronicles)
43 Used time travel to completely rip Termina's economy system a new one - Young Link (Majora's Mask)
44 Charged Link 398 Rupees per chart for the Triforce Charts - Tingle (The Wind Waker)
45 Used his own brothers and cousins as slaves to turn the crank for HIS very own selfishly ego-stroking Tingle-faced lighthouse 24/7 so that it would literally never stop rotating - Tingle (The Wind Waker)
46 Caused the entire well in Kakariko Village to dry up - Link (Ocarina Of Time)
47 Accidentally let Ganondorf slip into the Temple Of Time while he was busy with his adult transformation, allowing Ganon to take over Hyrule and rule the land with an iron fist - Link (Ocarina Of Time)
48 Gave spaghetti-cooking instructions so bad that they almost immediately caused her entire house to go up in flames - Undyne (Undertale)
49 Attempted to murder Frisk for literally no other reason than "because she was a human" in the True Pacifist run - Undyne (Undertale)
50 Bashed countless small animals' and relatively innocent people's skulls in with a baseball bat, then stole all of their money - Ness (Earthbound)
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1. Brutally murdered every single one of the Greek gods and singlehandedly plunged his entire world into apocalypse - Kratos (God of War)
2. Turned down an offer to save all of humanity in favor of one annoying and bratty little girl that he barely even knew - Joel (The Last of Us)
3. Committed mass genocide on Dream Land's citizens and also mockingly stole their abilities in the process - Kirby (Kirby Series)
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