"I need a hero! The Hero
I'm holding out for a hero till the end of the night
He's gotta be strong
And he's gotta be fast
And he's gotta be fresh from the fight."
— Bonnie Tyler, "Holding Out For A Hero"
: The good guy, seeks to defeat the villain
, save the princess
, find the treasure, etc. Generally the central figure in Action Series
and Adventure Series
This list is about the devices used to make
heroes heroic in storytelling. We also have a list of different kinds of hero characters.
If you are looking for something about the show by that name, try Heroes