All of these characters are great, the elite class, the characters that all gamers should know and have touched many people's hearts.
#10 Tommy Vercetti-Game(s) that made him famous-Grand Theft Auto Vice City.
#9 Leon Kennedy-Game(s) that made him famous-Resident Evil 4 .
#8 Kratos-Game(s) that made him famous- God of War .
#7 Sonic-Game(s) that made him famous-Sonic Adventure and Sonic Adevnture 2 .
#6 Sam Fisher-Game(s) that made him famous- Splinter Cell
#5 Link-Game(s) that made him famous-The Legend of Zelda:Ocarina of Time and The Legend of Zelda:Majora's Mask
#4 Samus-Game(s) that made her famouse-Metroid, Super Metriod, and Metriod Prime.
#3 Solid Snake-Game(s) that made him famous-Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
#2 Master Chief-Game(s) that made him famous-Halo
#1 Mario-Game(s) that made him famous-Super Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros. 3,and Super Mario 64.
This is my list of the greatest video game characters of all time, feel free to comment and to add characters or make your owns list. ;)