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Which Video Game Hero Would You Be Based On Your Zodiac Sign?

Updated June 14, 2019 56.7k views12 items

Video game heroes are a varied bunch: they range from console-selling mascots to coldblooded maniacs. Their recognizable personalities allow gamers to empathize with and relate to them. It's important for players to know the type of adventure they're embarking on when they boot up a game, and a hero generally mirrors the world around them. Even when gamers choose a starter Pokémon, it's important to pick one that aligns with their specific taste and personality.

With so many exciting protagonists to choose from, such as the characters Nintendo showcases, it's daunting to decide which video game hero aligns with an individual. That is where zodiac signs come in.

These star signs can help determine which video game character most closely resembles a gamer's traits. Just as the most famous villains have their unique personalities, there's a video game hero for each zodiac sign, matching up with how they think and behave in all kinds of situations. The zodiac provides a distinctive way to look at video game heroes and gives people a chance to see just how well their favorite characters sync up with them.

  • Leos most closely resemble Pikachu out of all the video game heroes. The tiny Pokémon is cute beyond measure, like those born under this sign, and is capable of stealing the spotlight on any occasion. He is also fiercely loyal to his friends and passionate about caring for those who need help.

    As the mascot of the Pokémon franchise, Pikachu captures the attention of everyone around.

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  • Virgos tend to be shy people who are hardworking and extremely loyal. Master Chief of the Halo series is perhaps the best fit for this sign. The super-soldier is practical and logical. He defends humanity in a way that means he has little to no social life, dedicating his life to his job.

    Anyone who takes pride in their fitness would also likely match up with Master Chief, as this is yet another trait he shares with Virgo.

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  • Chun-Li was the first female character to ever appear in a fighting game. Her first appearance was in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, and since then she's become a series mainstay and a beloved persona overall. Just like any Libra, she tries to diplomatically solve problems whenever possible, without immediately jumping to violence.

    Chun-Li also demonstrates a keen sense of right and wrong, as well as strong social skills, with good friends scattered throughout her world.

  • Scorpios are usually powerful and determined people who are willing to use their intensity to battle through challenges. They are likely also virile and witty, showing a great sense of humor. These are all traits Duke Nukem demonstrates throughout his adventures.

    The larger-than-life character can also be ruthless, possessive, and sadistic, willing to wipe out his enemies in a spectacular but gruesome manner.

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