October 28, 2023

Most Profound and Influential Video Game Characters

Video games have come a long way since the days of Pong and Pac-Man. Today, games are more immersive and complex than ever before, and the characters that populate them are just as well-developed as the characters in movies and TV shows. Here is a list of some of the most profound and influential video game characters of all time, at least according to our employees at Tamatem Games.


Mario is one of the most iconic video game characters of all time. He has appeared in over 200 games and is beloved by fans of all ages. Mario is a simple character, but he is also very relatable. He is always willing to help others, even if it means putting himself in danger. Mario is a role model for gamers of all ages, and he has helped to make video games more popular and mainstream.


Link is the protagonist of the Legend of Zelda series. He is a courageous hero who has saved the kingdom of Hyrule on numerous occasions. Link is a skilled swordsman and archer, and he is also very intelligent. 

Solid Snake

Solid Snake is the protagonist of the Metal Gear Solid series. He is a highly trained soldier who is tasked with taking down the evil organisation known as FOXHOUND. Solid Snake is a complex character who is struggling with his own demons.

Master Chief

Master Chief is the protagonist of the Halo series. He is a genetically enhanced super soldier who is fighting to save humanity from an alien alliance known as the Covenant. Master Chief is a tough character who is always willing to put himself in the line of fire. 

Nathan Drake

Nathan Drake is the protagonist of the Uncharted series. He is an adventurer who is always searching for lost treasure. Nathan Drake is a charming and witty character who is always up for a challenge. He’s also an office favourite!

These are just a few of the many profound and influential video game characters of all time. These characters have inspired gamers for generations, and they will continue to do so for many years to come.

About us:

Tamatem Games is committed to helping the Arabic mobile gaming market reach its full potential. By localising popular mobile games, publishing original Arabic mobile games, supporting eSports, and investing in Arabic mobile game development, Tamatem Games is playing a key role in shaping the future of Arabic mobile gaming. Our most popular games include Fashion Queen, VIP Baloot and Battle of Kings. In addition, card players from across the MENA region have been enjoying our in-depth card game, VIP Jalsat.

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