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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101 32
Joel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Joel The Last of Us

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85 30
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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93 38
Ellie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ellie The Last of Us

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73 37
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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45 13
John Marston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
jonathan-guerra added John Marston Red Dead Redemption

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47 36
Sackboy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Sackboy LittleBigPlanet

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46 35
Ratchet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ratchet Ratchet & Clank, Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando

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16 4
Leon S. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
1510603427903 added Leon S. Kennedy Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil, Resident Evil Gaiden

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39 35
Cole McGrath is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Cole McGrath

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40 37
Clank is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Clank Ratchet & Clank, Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando

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29 31
Max Payne is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
AlexanderRay added Max Payne Max Payne 3

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31 38
Commander Shepard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
AlexanderRay added Commander Shepard Mass Effect, Mass Effect 3

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25 32
The Origami Killer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
The Origami Killer Heavy Rain

The Best Generation 3 Pokemon

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29 38
Raiden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Raiden Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

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16 21
Raiden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
jonathan-guerra added Raiden

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24 35
Ocelot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Ocelot Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

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22 34
Peter Griffin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
CheckinaCoulibaly added Peter Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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15 25
Eric Cartman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
jonathan-guerra added Eric Cartman

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21 38
Miranda Lawson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
AlexanderRay added Miranda Lawson Mass Effect 2

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19 35
Madison Paige is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Madison Paige Heavy Rain

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16 30
Jade is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jade Beyond Good & Evil HD

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10 20
Dogmeat is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jason M Hall added Dogmeat Fallout 3

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17 33
Marlene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Marlene The Last of Us

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25 47
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Naruto Uzumaki Naruto: Ultimate Ninja

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15 31
Punisher is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Punisher The Punisher

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15 31
Nathan Hale is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nathan Hale Resistance 2

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2 9
vector is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
1510603427903 added vector

The 25 Most Sexually Frustrated Pokemon

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Lili is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Lili Tekken Revolution

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13 29
Brian Griffin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
CheckinaCoulibaly added Brian Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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15 33
Stewie Griffin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
CheckinaCoulibaly added Stewie Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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9 23
Goku is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jason M Hall added Goku

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10 25
Claptrap is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
jonathan-guerra added Claptrap Borderlands 2

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15 35
Bomberman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Bomberman Bomberman Ultra

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11 28
Asuka Kazama is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Asuka Kazama Tekken Revolution

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21 47
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Sasuke Uchiha Naruto: Ultimate Ninja

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7 22
Rico Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
jonathan-guerra added Rico Rodriguez

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11 30
Chris Griffin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
CheckinaCoulibaly added Chris Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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12 32
Ashley Williams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
AlexanderRay added Ashley Williams Mass Effect, Mass Effect 3

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11 31
Meg Griffin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
CheckinaCoulibaly added Meg Griffin Family Guy Video Game!

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7 24
Lars Alexandersson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Lars Alexandersson Tekken Revolution

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7 24
Jack is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
AlexanderRay added Jack Mass Effect 2

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7 24
Nigel West Dickens is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
jonathan-guerra added Nigel West Dickens Red Dead Redemption

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9 28
Oerba Dia Vanille is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
AlexanderRay added Oerba Dia Vanille Final Fantasy XIII

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6 25
Sora is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jason M Hall added Sora Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories, Kingdom Hearts II, Kingdom Hearts

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4 20
Silas Greaves is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Silas Greaves Call of Juarez: Gunslinger

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5 27
Nathan Spencer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Nathan Spencer Bionic Commando Rearmed

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4 24
Mickey Mouse is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Jason M Hall added Mickey Mouse Kingdom Hearts, Epic Mickey

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4 27
Shane Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Playstation 3 Characters
Shane Carpenter Haze