Best Video Game Sidekicks


The Top Ten

1 Tails the Fox (Sonic) Tails the Fox (Sonic) Miles "Tails" Prower is a fictional character in Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog series, and the title character's best friend and sidekick.

This guy actually helps the hero. He's always got Sonic's back. In Sonic 2, he gave Sonic an air lift to reach Robotnik and in the end, it was Tails that saved Sonic from falling to his death.

Unlike Luigi you game theory infected fans tails actually helps.

My favorite sonic character of all time

Tails is a sweet, loyal, brave, Cute, caring and skilled fox cub who always has Sonic’s back! He’s also my second favorite character in the franchise! 😊

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2 Luigi (Mario)


3 Yoshi (Mario)

The Best Sidekick has Arrived so who will vote for him? EVERYONE!

Luigi and Yoshi are GREAT

Hehe... The ULTIMATE SIDEKICK has Arrived in the Super Mario bros. world

4 Diddy Kong (Donkey Kong) Diddy Kong (Donkey Kong) Diddy Kong is a fictional character in the Donkey Kong series of video games, first appearing in the 1994 game Donkey Kong Country.
5 Meta Knight (Kirby) Meta Knight (Kirby) Meta Knight is a fictional character from the Kirby series of video games owned by Nintendo and HAL Laboratory. He is one of Kirby's rivals, but occasionally teams up with the pink puffball to defeat a common enemy. Meta Knight is known for his powerful slashing attacks and flight in the Super Smash more.

He doesn't help kirby if anything it's the opposite because he's usually depicted as a bad guy

6 Jeff (Ness)
7 Midna (Legend of Zelda) Midna (Legend of Zelda) The Twilight Princess herself, Midna was transformed into an imp by Zant, who usurped her and turned her subjects into monsters. She set out to retrieve the Fused Shadows so she could take down Zant and save her kingdom.
8 Waluigi (Wario) Waluigi (Wario) Waluigi is a selfish, greedy man who works closely with the infamous Wario. He is Luigi's rival and is known as the opposite of him. Waluigi first appeared in the Gameboy Color game, Mario Tennis as Wario's partner. He has appeared in every Mario Tennis game since, still remaining as Wario's partner. more.


9 Pikachu (Pokemon) Pikachu (Pokemon) 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.
10 Daxter (Jak & Daxter) Daxter (Jak & Daxter)

The Contenders

11 Cortana (Halo)
12 Companion Cube (Portal)
13 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.
14 Tails (Sonic the Hedgehog) Tails (Sonic the Hedgehog) Miles "Tails" Prower is a fictional character in Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog series, and the title character's best friend and sidekick.
15 Clank (Ratchet and Clank) Clank (Ratchet and Clank) Clank is one of the titular protagonist game characters in the Ratchet & Clank video game series by Insomniac Games.

A video Game character from my PSP

He is the best sidekick You can have.He can turn himself big,control the time and is very clever.What do you want more?...
For me he ist the best! ❤❤❤

16 Boney (Earthbound)
17 Joe Barbaro (Mafia II)
18 Curly Brace (Cave Story)
19 Jack (Cave Story)

Easily the sexiest and arguably the second-cutest member of the Mimiga race. After all, he was designated as #2 in the game. - xandermartin98

20 Rodent (Conker's Bad Fur Day)
21 Alphys (Undertale) Alphys (Undertale) Alphys is an adorably dorky, lab-coat-wearing, bespectacled, yellow-skinned lizard scientist who resides in her lab in Hotland in the critically acclaimed cult classic RPG known as Undertale, wherein she partakes in the daily act of watching insane amounts of anime and having a vast majority of the more.
22 Sylens (Horizon Zero Dawn)
23 Stefan Bekowsky (L.A. Noire)
24 Rosalina (Mario) Rosalina (Mario) Rosalina, known as Rosetta in Japan, is a major character in the Mario Bros . Franchise . She first appeared in the popular Mario Game, Super Mario Galaxy in 2007 for the Nintendo Wii and later returned for the game's sequel in 2010 . Since then, she has been featured in many main-series Mario Games more.
25 Sparx (Spyro the Dragon)
26 Clementine (The Walking Dead)
27 Elika (Prince of Persia)
28 Handsome Jack (Tales From The Borderlands) Handsome Jack (Tales From The Borderlands) Handsome Jack is the main antagonist of both Borderlands 2 and Tales from the Borderlands and the deuteragonist of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.
29 Vaughn (Tales From The Borderlands)
30 Papyrus (Undertale) Papyrus (Undertale) Papyrus is a character from the 2015 game Undertale, made by Toby Fox . He is the Younger brother of Sans the skeleton, royal guard in training, and a sentry in the town of Snowdin . Opposite to his brother, papyrus is active, loud, and full of himself; but in an endearing way. Papyrus means to become more.
31 Ezlo (The Minish Cap)
32 Adam (Metroid Fusion)
33 Falco (Star Fox) Falco (Star Fox) Falco Lombardi is an anthropomorphic bird character from the Star Fox series of video games. He was created by Shigeru Miyamoto and designed by Takaya Imamura. Falco acts as the wingman and friend of title character Fox McCloud for the majority of the series.

Fox's sidekick is a total badass and even better than Fox.

34 Bonnie (Five Nights at Freddy's) Bonnie (Five Nights at Freddy's) Bonnie is one of four main antagonists of Five Nights at Freddy's, who later appear as variations in the succeeding games.

This sidekick is a good sidekick for Freddy.

35 Kazooie (Banjo and Kazooie) Kazooie (Banjo and Kazooie)

How is this not in the top 3

36 Harley Quinn (Arkham City) Harley Quinn (Arkham City) Harley Quinn is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly as a sidekick of the Joker.

She is a awesome sidekick to the joker!

37 Bandana Waddle Dee (Kirby) Bandana Waddle Dee (Kirby)
38 Atreus (God of War) Atreus (God of War)
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Tails the Fox (Sonic)
2. Luigi (Mario)
3. Diddy Kong (Donkey Kong)
1. Luigi (Mario)
2. Yoshi (Mario)
3. Meta Knight (Kirby)


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