10 Video Game “Heroes” You Really Shouldn’t Be Rooting For
9. Kane (Kane & Lynch)
is a psychopath with a loose grip on reality, murdering innocent bystanders and
wreaking untold destruction, but he’s also prone to hallucinations which
prevent the character from comprehending his surroundings. So, what’s Kane’s
both characters are vicious maniacs – capable of anything – but, at least Lynch
holds himself accountable for his actions. By comparison, Kane’s continuous
self-justifications are incorrigible, rendering the character genuinely
dislikeable. He’s manipulative, spineless and hypocritical, using his family as
an excuse to casually dismiss responsibility.
is given a compelling motivation – which would usually render the character a
sympathetic one – but his family really aren’t his primary concern. He’s only
saving them to expunge his own deep-rooted guilt about getting them involved in
the first place.