Posts by Josh

Goku

In Dragon Ball Z, Goku is a mighty warrior with superhuman strength. Normally carefree and cheerful, it’s not just his hair that changes when he goes Super Saiyan on you.

Morrigan Aensland

In Darkstalkers, Morrigan Aensland is a succubus and a princess of the demon realm. In the Marvel vs. Capcom series, she’s gone toe to toe with the best of Street Fighter.

Little Sister

In BioShock, Little Sisters are young girls who have been genetically modified and conditioned to reclaim ADAM from the corpses around Rapture. When you see a Little Sister, a Big Daddy is usually not far behind.

Fetch / Abigail Walker

In inFAMOUS, Abigail Walker (voiced by Laura Bailey), better known as Fetch, is a Conduit like Cole MacGrath and Delsin Rowe. She uses her neon manipulation powers to get revenge on the drug dealers who’ve made her life hell.

Delsin Rowe

In inFAMOUS: Second Son, Delsin Rowe is a twenty-something street artist until he saves a bio-terrorist prisoner from a car crash and accidentally absorbs his powers. As a Conduit like Cole MacGrath, now he’s not just armed with a chain but with smoke powers too.

Hatsune Miku

Hatsune Miku is a Vocaloid, a virtual persona created from a singing synthesizer. Being a simulation hasn’t stopped her from achieving real fame, topping the charts with many of her 100,000 songs and even opening for Lady Gaga.

Hotline Miami Biker

In Hotline Miami, Biker must battle Jacket, who like him has been receiving mysterious phone calls commanding him to perform brutal assassinations. Biker’s weapons of choice for these tasks are a meat cleaver and throwing stars.

Korra

In the Legend of Korra, Korra is the latest incarnation of the Avatar, a semi-divine being capable of bending all four elements of nature, though she is originally a waterbender. She’s also headstrong and not one to shy away from a good fight.

Hotline Miami Jacket

In the retro 2D video game Hotline Miami, the unnamed protagonist (nicknamed Jacket) receives cryptic instructions to kill foes in an ultraviolent manner. He wears a variety of animal masks when completing these tasks, each of which gives him special abilities. To finish the costume, apply fake blood liberally.

Zero Suit Samus

In Metroid, Samus Aran is an intergalactic bounty hunter out to get the Space Pirates and their leader Ripley. You were probably shocked the first time Samus removed her helmet to reveal that she’s a woman, but there’s no mistaking it when she’s wearing her Zero Suit.