Total Nerd The Best Playstation 3 Characters  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite Playstation 3 video game characters. Must be on Playstation 3 only.

The third iteration of the Playstation console is really when Sony started to separate itself from an identity standpoint. This is when old series become major blockbusters, and new series start to hit the market. At this part in the history of the console, characters start to change from being simply popular to reaching iconic status. This list seeks to compile many of those characters. 

Whether looking through the history of the Uncharted series and bringing about Nathan Drake as the ultimate mascot of Sony's gaming division, or seeing Solid Snake yet again saving the world in Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriot, there are plenty of characters coming back to bring about a great era of entertainment. While it took some hits at launch, the Playstation 3 managed to remain relevant so that its major course correction next cycle could become as dominant as it was. 

So take a look at our list of Playstation 3 characters, and vote for your favorites! There are plenty of characters to look at here, so pick out the ones you find the most iconic. Don't forget to check out our other lists for all the different systems. 
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Nathan Drake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nathan Drake Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

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Joel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Joel The Last of Us

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Kratos is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Kratos God of War III, God of War, God of War II

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Ellie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ellie The Last of Us

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Solid Snake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Solid Snake Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

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John Marston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
John Marston Red Dead Redemption

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Sackboy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Sackboy LittleBigPlanet

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Cole McGrath is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Cole McGrath

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Ratchet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ratchet Ratchet & Clank, Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando

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Clank is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Clank Ratchet & Clank, Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando

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Peter Griffin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Peter Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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Max Payne is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Max Payne Max Payne 3

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Commander Shepard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Commander Shepard Mass Effect, Mass Effect 3

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The Origami Killer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
The Origami Killer Heavy Rain

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Stewie Griffin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Stewie Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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Ocelot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ocelot Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

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Chris Griffin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Chris Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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Brian Griffin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Brian Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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Raiden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Raiden Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

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Miranda Lawson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Miranda Lawson Mass Effect 2

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Jade is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jade Beyond Good & Evil HD

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Raiden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters

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Dogmeat is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Dogmeat Fallout 3

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Meg Griffin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Meg Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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Madison Paige is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Madison Paige Heavy Rain

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Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Naruto Uzumaki Naruto: Ultimate Ninja

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Nathan Hale is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nathan Hale Resistance 2

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Eric Cartman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Eric Cartman

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Goku is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Goku

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Sora is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Sora Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories, Kingdom Hearts II, Kingdom Hearts

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Claptrap is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Claptrap Borderlands 2

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Bomberman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Bomberman Bomberman Ultra

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Punisher is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Punisher The Punisher

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Mickey Mouse is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Mickey Mouse Kingdom Hearts, Epic Mickey

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Marlene is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Marlene The Last of Us

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Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Sasuke Uchiha Naruto: Ultimate Ninja

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Ashley Williams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ashley Williams Mass Effect, Mass Effect 3

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Oerba Dia Vanille is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Oerba Dia Vanille Final Fantasy XIII

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Rico Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Rico Rodriguez

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Nariko is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nariko Heavenly Sword

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Lili is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Lili Tekken Revolution

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Nigel West Dickens is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nigel West Dickens Red Dead Redemption

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Asuka Kazama is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Asuka Kazama Tekken Revolution

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Lars Alexandersson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Lars Alexandersson Tekken Revolution

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Banagher Links is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Banagher Links Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn

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Jack is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jack Mass Effect 2

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Laharl is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Laharl Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness

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Nathan Spencer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nathan Spencer Bionic Commando Rearmed

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Diggs Nightcrawler is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Diggs Nightcrawler Diggs Nightcrawler

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Shane Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Shane Carpenter Haze