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Posted on Jan 15, 2013 1:17:41 PM PST
Technosapien says:
Sephiroth - FFVII
Jecht - FFX
Kefka - FFVI
Psycho Mantis - MGS
Saren - Mass Effect
Selvaria Bles - Valkyria Chronicles

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 1:43:55 PM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Jan 15, 2013 1:51:19 PM PST
oh man forgot about joker from the arkham games...he was great

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 1:52:54 PM PST
Uncle Ulty says:
I always admired Krelian from Xenogears.

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 1:58:11 PM PST
Kevin Beirne says:
The hovering hooded banshee demons in original Doom for PC ....

The crazy disc throwing guy from Contra...

The Grim Reaper from Paperboy...

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 15, 2013 2:07:51 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Jan 15, 2013 2:08:57 PM PST
Oooo I forgot about Xenogears (even though I remembered Albedo from 'saga). I always thought "Grahf, Seeker of Power" was amazing. Mainly for this:

"My fist is the Divine Breath! Blossom o' fallen seed, and draw upon thine hidden powers! The power of the glorious Mother of Destruction!"

Such a badass thing for a villain to say. It's second only to Albedo's monolgue about Rubedo (after cutting off his own head and regrowing it)

"You know what he said as he coughed up his lifeblood? 'Except a grain of wheat fall into the earth and die, it abideth alone.' Wheat, huh. There's enough of it, we can afford to waste as much as we want...JUST LIKE MY HEAD, YOU SEE!"

Xeno games are amazing.

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 4:21:43 PM PST
Kefka Palazzo-Final Fantasy VI
Revolver Ocelot- MGS Series
Luca Blight- Suikoden II
Sephiroth-Final Fantasy VII

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 4:34:25 PM PST
Personal favs:
Bowser
Star Wolf (Star Fox)
Dr. Eggman
Metal Sonic
Gannondorf
Dr. Wily

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 5:10:07 PM PST
Bowser
Ganondorf
Fawful(Mario and Luigi BiS)
M. Bison
Albert Wesker
Hades(Kid Icarus Uprising)
Shao Kahn
Master Hand
Andross
Clockwork(Sly Cooper)

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 10:02:48 AM PST
pyroguy says:
the Battlelord from "Duke Nukem 3D" (although the one from "Duke Nukem Forever" had that kickass mini-gun)

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 10:06:11 AM PST
FOGE says:
No one is going to mention the poop monster from Conkur?

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 10:46:43 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Jan 17, 2013 10:50:01 AM PST
M. Stifler says:
My vote would definitely have to go to Mudcrab from The Elder Scrolls series.

On a more serious note:

Saren- Mass Effect
Sovereign- Mass Effect
GlaDOS- Portal
Bowser- Super Mario (for nostalgiac reasons)
Team Rocket- Pokemon
Every boss NPC in Assassin's Creed 1- Assassin's Creed
Al Mualim- Assassin's Creed
Super Mutants- Fallout 3
Crazy Midgets- Borderlands
Shao Kahn- Mortal Kombat
The Titans- God of War 3

.....................and many more, I'll edit if I think of 'em.

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 11:07:56 AM PST
Diablo says:
G-man (Half Life 1&2)
SHODAN (System Shock 1&2)
GlaDOS (Portal 1&2)
Joker (Arkham 1&2)
Mother Brain (Super Metroid)
Dark Samus (Metroid Prime 3)
Ganon (Zelda)
Arthas (Warcraft)
Kerrigan (Starcraft)
(Obscure pick): Dr. Death (Outlaws)
(Fanboi pick): Boba Fett (Dark Forces)
(Old school pick): Mike Tyson (Punch Out!!)
(REALLY Old school pick): The Grue (Zork)

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 11:14:47 AM PST
Fidel Amaya says:
Metal Gear Solid 1: Raven
Metal Gear Solid 2: Vamp
Metal Gear Solid 3: The Boss
Metal Gear Solid 4: Liquid Ocelot
Super Mario: Bowser
Resistance Series: Chimera
Assasins Creed: Templars

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 11:22:25 AM PST
"Al Mualim- Assassin's Creed"

Man, SPOILERS. Though after like the first or second mission that's not even like a surprise.

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 11:31:43 AM PST
YIGT says:
Creepers from minecraft

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 11:49:38 AM PST
M. Stifler says:
If people haven't played that game by now, they deserve the spoiler.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 11:53:34 AM PST
It's a video game that's, what, four years old? Maybe a little closer to five?

That's hardly a cultural icon that people should be expected to be familiar with. Fortunately, it telegraphs its plot so damn hard that anybody who's played it for an hour or so and is paying any attention at all should already know exactly what's going to happen for the rest of the game, so spoilers are no more offensive than, say, for a new Mario game.

Still, spoilers. D*** move. Etc.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 11:56:12 AM PST
Hey there's NES games I haven't played dude. A spoiler is a spoiler.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 12:10:49 PM PST
M. Stifler says:
The title of this thread implies you'll know who the villains are in peoples' favorite game. Basically, if you don't want to see spoilers, get off the internet, now.

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 12:26:56 PM PST
Diablo says:
Spoiler!
Bruce Willis died in the first 5 minutes and only Haley Joel Osment can see him.
Brad Pitt is Edward Norton's split personality and only Edward Norton can see him.
Kevin Spacey is Kaiser Soze and he made up the whole story by looking around the cop's office for names.
Miranda Tate is Talia al Ghul and Bane is not the kid who escaped.
Rosebud is a sled.
And Maury says I AM your father.

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 12:37:30 PM PST
GLaDOS
Kefka
Sephiroth
Zeus
Lazarevic
Revolver Ocelot
Ganondorf

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 1:18:04 PM PST
Why yes, the internet IS full of d***s (and quite a few p*****s). Doesn't mean that you have to be one.

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 2:13:30 PM PST
K Archer says:
Villains I find noteworthy (I can't really say "like" for the most part, since they are the bad guys, so I'm going with those who are most memorable to me)

Jon Irenicus - Baldur's Gate 2 - Guy captures you without any effort, tortures you for weeks, then turns the Asylum into his personal playground after you escape, steals your soul, then goes to drain the power from the Tree of Life, then you have your final showdown in the Abyss (I know it says Hell, but the lore of the game would be the Abyss. Bhaal was CE, not LE, so his realm would have been on the CE plane, not LE plane. I think they actually correct that in the expansion...) And don't cry spoilers...game is, what...13 years old now?

Kessler - Infamous - By the end of the game, I really wanted him dead. Twist at the very end was great too.

Handsome Jack - Borderlands 2 - Yeah, he is just a really good villain. Gearbox did a great job there.

Hmm...now that I'm thinking about it, I haven't played a lot of games with really good villains (if they even really had a main one in the first place). Too many RTSs/TBSs and MP games...

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 17, 2013 2:18:36 PM PST
M. Stifler says:
i d***t k**w w**t y*u a*e s****g.
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