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Notable Secret Video Game Characters

Updated June 14, 2019 1.3k votes 100 voters 9.6k views111 items
A complete list of the notable secret video game characters worth going after.
This is a list of famous secret characters in video games. To see or play these secret video game characters you usually have to complete some sort of task or challenge. Unlockable secret characters have been popular for years, from reptile in the original Mortal Kombat to Mega Man in Dead Rising. Feel free to use this list as a basis for making your own favorite video game characters list.
Is that secret character in whatever game you are playing worth trying to unlock? This list will let you know.
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  • 1
    61
    6

    Reptile

    Mortal Kombat
    Mortal Kombat
  • 2
    33
    13
    Mortal Kombat 2
  • 3
    20
    4

    Mewtwo

    Pokémon: The First Movie, Nintendo Universe
    Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • 4
    23
    11

    Smoke

    Mortal Kombat: Annihilation
    Mortal Kombat 2
  • 5
    16
    2

    Solid Snake

    Metal Gear Solid: Philanthropy, Metal Gear
    Super Smash Bros. Brawl ,DreamMix TV World Fighters
  • 6
    16
    5

    Luigi

    Super Mario Bros., Nintendo Universe
    Super Smash Bros.,Super Smash Bros. Melee,Super Smash Bros. Brawl,New Super Mario Bros.
  • 7
    19
    8

    Akuma

    Street Fighter Alpha, Street Fighter Alpha: Generations
    Super Street Fighter II Turbo,X-Men: Children of the Atom,Street Fighter Alpha,Marvel vs. Capcom,Street Fighter IV
  • 8
    16
    5

    Carnage

    Marvel Universe
    Marvel VS. Capcom
  • 9
    12
    2

    Wolf O'donnell

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl
  • 10
    13
    5

    Mr. Game & Watch

    Nintendo Universe
    Super Smash Bros. Melee ,Super Smash Bros. Brawl
  • 11
    12
    4

    Link

    Nintendo Universe, Universe of The Legend of Zelda
    Super Smash Bros. Brawl,Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • 12
    11
    3

    Lucario

    Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew, Nintendo Universe
    Super Smash Bros. Brawl
  • 13
    11
    3

    Pichu

    Nintendo Universe
    Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • 14
    12
    7

    Eyedol

    Killer Instinct
  • 15
    9
    6
    SVC Chaos: SNK vs. Capcom
  • 16
    8
    4

    Sonic the Hedgehog

    Sonic Underground, Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog
    Super Smash Bros. Brawl
  • 17
    9
    6
    Tekken 3
  • 18
    8
    6

    Jin Kazama

    Tekken, Tekken Universe
    Tekken 5
  • 19
    9
    7

    Cloud Strife

    Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children
    Final Fantasy Tactics
  • 20
    10
    9

    Frank West

  • 21
    7
    5
    Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • 22
    10
    9

    Lord Zetta

    Makai Kingdom
  • 23
    6
    4

    Marth

    Nintendo Universe
    Super Smash Bros. Melee ,Super Smash Bros. Brawl
  • 24
    7
    5

    Dr. Mario

    Nintendo Universe, Super Mario Universe
    Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • 25
    14
    16
    Mortal Kombat 2