Thanks to the introduction of the Internet, video games are becoming more popular and popular. The players are impressed and influenced by characters involving the games. The followings are the most iconic video game character of the 21st century.
Alex is a character of an Oxenfree online game. The teenager, together with their friends, has an adventure to an island near her home. The player will help to shape the personality of Alex via her responses.
Even though she is friendly or upbeat, sarcastic, or downbeat, Alex is a believable and relatable girl. During the game, the players will learn the previous loss of her brother and her feeling about his death. Therefore, the players will gain a truly transportive experience when inhabiting her life.
2/ Allie (Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch)
Allie in “Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch” is one of the online game characters who portrayed as villains, and the mothers are killed to catalyze the hero’s journey. In the game, Allie passed away due to heart failure after having saved her son, known as the game’s protagonist from drowning.
Although coming from well-worn traditional tragic moms, Allie is outlined with great tenderness by developer Level-5, working along with Studio Ghibli.
3/Aloy (Horizon Zero Dawn)
Aloy is designed as a strong female protagonist as Bayonetta and early Lara Croft. However, the narrative world that is built by Guerrilla Games in Horizon Zero Dawn prevents Aloy from being a one-dimensional online game character.
When being abandoned by her tribe imbues Aloy clarities on her quest to discover who she is. She is iron-willed but open-minded and pragmatic but compassionate. In a 31st-century world with her own taboos and norms, particularly around gender, she denies to let anyone tell her how to live.