Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War: A flight squadron consisting of you, Diana Caprice, Vash The Stampede and Frax are in the middle of a war against their former allies from the Belkan War 15 years ago. You became the leader of your squadron after your captain Amon went MIA. After a while, Frax got killed and you were branded a traitor. You also find out that your commanding officer Alucard was behind a conspiracy to continue the war. You escape alongside Vulcanus and the reporter Edge Maverick. Eventually, Jet Black joins your crew and you work together to eliminate the true source of the war. Also, Nier is your briefer.
Assassin's Creed II: Deadpool is rescued from Howard's lab by the Gossip Girl, a writer for Yes-Man, and Mrs. Cartman so that he can relive the life of another one of his ancestors, Deidara. Assisted by his friend Dom and his uncle Komodo, Deidara begins to kill everybody responsible for his father's death. note You can also find secret messages left by Liquid Snake that explain more of the story.
Atelier Iris 2: The Azoth of Destiny: Childhood friends Hanataro and Etna live in an idyllic paradise known as Eden, until, one day, Hanataro was chosen by a magic sword, and ventured out into the world below, where he allied with characters such as Lillith the scantily-clad fighter, Rocky Hammerhead (a dragon knight who had been inflicted with a curse) and the womanizing fairy Izzy Izumi (who would later end up accidentally proposing to Mipsy the cat-girl), to prevent Kain Highwindand his own magic sword, Xehanort from destroying both worlds.
Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book: Marie Rose is a novice alchemist who stumbles upon Ram, a mysterious talking book who claims to have knowledge on alchemy and synthesis, but no memories of her own. Marie pledges to help Ram restore her lost memories by writing down as many alchemy formulas as she can learn.
Atlas Reactor:Caira invents bigger, better ways to blow stuff up while working as a Freelancer.
Baldur's Gate II: The player, Courtney Gears, Peggy Brandt and Pooh are captured by The Master Control Program, and escape with the help of The Brain. Catwoman and Bataar return, with the former becoming a potential love interest. Brooklyn's adopted daughter Linka longs to have wings again, Spike is a pompous wannabe knight, Princess Azula tries to help the downtrodden while dealing with her own family's misfortunes, Samus Aran is a paladin in all but name, and Haku is a werewolf druid.
Main Plot: Herriman is now the mayor, and has closed off part of Gotham City and is using it to hold several criminals. Count Dooku is in charge of the facility, who proceeds to kidnap Sunshine and have him thrown into it. First thing Sunshine does after he escapes from Deadpool and his goons is to rescue Baroness, who's been captured by Pain. Also, Luke is still recovering from the previous game and is now under the care ofJuliet Starling. In addition to dealing with Luke, Juliet, Deadpool, and Pain, Sunshine also has to deal with Omega Supreme, the Brain, Boba Fett and his daughter Kate Beckett, and Thor, who's standing in for Luke. Sunshine also has Nergal as a butler, the second Greed as his sidekick, Ashley is back, Yoda has become Charles Xavier, and Wheeljack is back with fellow reporter Sam Manson. Tobi appears briefly to get knocked around by Dooku's goons and in some DLC maps.
Catwoman DLC: Baroness breaks into Pain's hideout, explaining how he captured her in the first place. After Sunshine rescues her, Baroness tries to enlist Sniper Wolf's help in raiding Dooku's vault, then deals with Pain again after he makes another attempt to kill her.
Sidequests: Sunshine has to deal with Drebin following him, Julien and Renji being up to their old tricks, a team up with Graviton, track assassin Hawkeye and stop him from carrying out a hit on Wheeljack, stop Doctor Octopus from trying to control him, and track face-stealing serial killer Bellicus. Additionally, Pain is also holding Charlie Burns captive and Sunshine can listen to him recount past crimes of his and during his first trip to the sewers, Sunshine can see Barricade.
Harley Quinn's Revenge: Ashley sends Greed in to rescue Sunshine, who's reeling from the deaths of Luke and Kate, after he's captured trying to rescue some of Xavier's men from Juliet, who herself is reeling from Luke's death.
Main Plot: Chris Redfield is a young Captain Sunshine, having a rough Christmas as it starts with Tobi, who's Jackie Estacado at this point in time, breaking into Blackgate with Ripcord (a young Barricade), has one of his goons threaten warden Aqualad (whom he blinded in one eye earlier), free Charlie, and kills Steve Crosetti. After beating Ripcord, Chris learns that Jackie has hired eight assassin—one of whom is Ripcord himself and five others of whom Chris meets in the main plot: Sajin Komamura (a young Graviton), Lex Luthor, Spike Spiegel, Alucard, and Zoe DeHaven. Zeta Prime is a young Luke Skywalker who has kidnapped the real Jackie and impersonated him, meaning he's the one who hired the assassins, killed Steve, and blinded Aqualad. Nergal has yet to accept Chris's mission and Yoda/Xavier is at this point in time Calder and has yet to learn to trust Chris. In addition to Zeta, Jackie, and the assassins, Chris pays a visit to Deadpool as he's torturing Sheldon Lee, the son of a crime boss who's a rival to both Deadpool and Jackie. We also see Zeta's first meeting with Juliet. During the credits, Herriman vows to reopen Arkham and in The Stinger, government agent Mo'at recruits Lex. Joe Barbero is a detective who works with Calder.
Sidequests: In addition to dealing with the two other assassins—Karai (who's implied to really be working for Boba) and Hawkeye—Chris also has to deal with anarchist Tygra, Deadpool using corrupt cops to steal impounded weapons and sell them, the real Jackie's drug trade, Sajin's right hand man Leon Kennedy, his first encounters with Renji and Doctor Octopus, and investigating the long-ago death of architect Father (who helped one of Chris's ancestor in designing Gotham).
Multiplayer: Chris and Greed's predecessor, Jack Darby, have to deal with Zeta and Sajin's gangs fighting each other.
Initiation DLC: Years before, Chris learns from Lee Chaolan and fights Karai for the first time.
Cold, Cold Heart: Chris encounters the Brain for the first time, who has teamed up with Deadpool and is going after Ned Ryerson. He also has to deal with more of Tygra's followers.
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate: A few months later, Calder asks Chris to deal with another riot at Blackgate, during which he must deal with Zeta, Omega, Deadpool, Jackie, Hawkeye, Baroness, and Ebon. Mo'at returns, too, this time with John Casey. In The Stinger, she recruits Ebon and Hawkeye.
Sidequests: Sunshine must deal with Deadpool's gun-running ring with Cyclops's help, saving Baroness from Renji, Pain robbing banks, the return of Alucard, rescue Tetrax from Bellicus, and the return of Lex, as well as Sinister MinisterIron Man, Mad Scientist"Howling Mad" Murdock, Iron Fist turning himself into a giant bat-like creature, and Hawk Moth trying to bully Sunshine into selling Wayne Enterprises' Applied Science Division.
Harley Quinn DLC: Juliet, with some help from Deadpool, springs Sniper Wolf from jail and must contend with Cyclops.
A Matter of Family: Alice and Bayman must deal with Luke and Juliet when they kidnap Mike.
GCPD Lockdown: Cyclops must stop Deadpool's men from breaking him out.
Catwoman's Revenge: Baroness wants revenge against Renji for taking her hostage.
Flip of a Coin: Bayman must contend with Pain.
Season of Infamy: Sunshine must deal the Evil Counterpart, Lex, or their minions (depending on when you deal with it) taking the Brain's wife Joyce Price hostage; an internal war brewing between those loyal to Boba and those loyal to his other daughter, Silver Sable; Barricade causing a prison airship carrying him to crash; and Doctor Octopus kidnapping some cops. Klaus is the warden of the airship carrying Barricade.
Batman Arkham Underworld: A Clash of Clans clone, the player plays as Juliet, the Brain, Ripcord, Renji, Ragou, or Sajin as they try to usurp crime boss (and Sheldon's father, hence the aforementioned rival to Deadpool) Da Fino's power and deal with Sunshine.
Bayonetta: Hot WitchYomiko Readman goes around beating up demonic angels while finding out more about her past. Along the way she meets an equally Hot Witch named Kitty Katswell, gets chased around by Suzaku (who believes that Yomiko killed his father), and gets stuck looking after Yuiwho turns out to be a time-displaced younger Yomiko. Yomiko also buys weapons from Gabriel Tosh throughout the game.
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift: Turns out everything was planned by one nasty Cid Raines (or, in Extend, Gin Ichimaru) who joins right in the new cast along with Michelle Chang, Louise's friend, and later the roster is joined by the other friend, squirrel girl Labrys, Rin's werewolf butler Zhang Jiao and a Magical Girl with Split Personality issue Crayon Shin-chan, and eventually, Cid's equally monstrous buddy and Rukia's father Guile. Cid turns Louise into a world-destroying Homura Akemi, but was stopped by Garrosh letting his arm explode, but the scales shook: while Grimmjow turns to the good side, Cid and Guile went so far as brainwashing Michelle to stick with them and forced Kasumi to join them if she wants a shot to save Shinji (whom they detained) and reveals that they're being "led" by Garrosh and Grimmjow's sister Pascal. The next stage would be set on Kanetsugu's (who has been told by Shin Chan that he has hidden powers) hometown...
Brave Fencer Musashi: Fearing the threat of Fuhrer Kurama, Princess Flonne summons Kite, a swordsman from another world to retrieve and release their magic sword, Lumina. However, Kurama summons Kite's rival Laharl to stop him.
Modern Warfare 2: Poseidon and Parker are two Task Force soldiers sent to retrieve a mysterious prisoner who is actually DS Don Beech, so he can help stop Komar's plans from completing to fruition, as Komar instigates a war between Russia and America by exposing Joel (who was sent as a mole to destroy Komar from within). Meanwhile, Dr. Facilier and Alex Mercer work to protect the US from Ultranationalists. Admiral Hackett oversees both Poseidon's as well as Mercer's teams as they work to expose Komar's role in the ongoing war, when Hackett betrays Poseidon's team by killing Parker and the Player Character in cold blood, and is revealed as the true Big Bad of the game, as it was revealed Hackett sent Joel to Komar's camp for the very purpose of instigating the war to bolster patriotism within America.
Modern Warfare 3: Komar steps up as the Big Bad as he expands his war plans to rest of Europe now. Blazcowicz, a Loyalist joins up with Poseidon and Beech as they work behind the scenes to stop the war from going nuclear, whereas Alexander Mahone, Heimdall, Kelly and the Player Character fight in the frontlines to rescue Tiger Shen who was kidnapped by Komar in hopes of grabbing the launch codes. Eventually, Komar decides to kidnap Anna to force Shen to reveal the launch codes. Poseidon dies as Komar launches an ambush, and it's revealed Blazkowicz used to be an Ultranationalist and Komar's right-hand man, as conscience got to him and Komar left him for dead during the airport attack.
Curse of Darkness: Alucard, hot on the trail of his old companion Lezard Valeth, confronts him at their old master's castle to avenge the death of his fiancée, who was unjustly labeled as a witch. His journey has Alucard crossing paths with Lezard's younger sister Konan, a time-traveling Arkham, legendary vampire hunter Harry McDougall, and a priest who doesn't seem to like Arkham. The priest turns out to be a disguised Devimon, who conspires to revive his master Cao Cao.
Symphony of the Night (PSX version): Joseph Schreiber awakens to find that his father's castle has prematurely risen and that Henry Masonis now a villain. Perrault, Henry's sister-in-law, assists Joseph on his quest. Turns out that N64!Master Hand is possessing Henry. Joseph saves Henry and defeats Master Hand, but Master Hand is successful in reviving the Dark Lord. Joseph battles his father and manages to best him, but not before telling his father that Joseph's deceased human mother would love him for all of eternity. Joseph then leaves with the intent to seal himself away, and Perrault, having fallen for Joseph, chases after him at Henry's urging.
Symphony of the Night (PSP version): Sasuke awakens to find that his father Ragna's castle has prematurely risen and that Vanis now a villain. Ayase Terada, Van's sister-in-law, assists Sasuke on his quest. Turns out that Kefka is possessing Van. Sasuke saves Van and defeats Kefka, but Kefka is successful in reviving Ragna. Sasuke battles his father and manages to best him, but not before telling Ragna that his deceased human mother would love him for all of eternity. Sasuke then leaves with the intent to seal himself away, and Ayase, having fallen for Sasuke, chases after him at Van's urging.
Order of Ecclesia: Kimimaro has defected from a cult created to combat Germany and is now causing havoc across the countryside while searching for the three pieces of the ultimate weapon against the Dark Lord. An amnesiac Yuki Nagato must bring him to justice.
Lords of Shadow: After the ghost of Gary 'Gaz' Schofield's deceased wife Karen van der Beek appears to him and informs him of a prophecy involving the organisation he's a member of, Professor Charles Xavier joins him on a journey deep into lands of darkness on a quest to reunite the heavens with the earth. Gaz battles against several fearsome enemies during this quest such as the Hunter and Jenna Stannis, and is at one point forced by Lara Croft to do a favour for her. In the end, Gaz's quest culminates in a fight against Lucius Malfoy, before he becomes a vampire lord. Gaz can also later be summoned to do battle against the quiz master from Buzz!.
Crash of the Titans: Han Solo transforms the wildlife of Wumpa Island into terrifying monsters, prompting Cedric and Lucius (now Grim) to stop his evil plan by controlling creatures known as Titans. Princess Stella betrays Han Solo on behalf of Mr. Krabs (now Dr. Drakken) and forces Jimmy Neutron to build the ultimate Doomsday Device. Jake the Dog is now Boog the Bear.
Crash: Mind Over Mutant: Han Solo reunites with Dr. Cortex (now Bob Pataki) to brainwash the entire population of Wumpa Island with mind-controlling helmets, including Jimmy Neutron and Terrafin. As usual, Cedric and Grim must put a stop to their plans using the Titans.
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy: Jimmy Neutron travels back in time to assist Cedric, who has replaced himself in the past as have Grim, Han Solo, Bob Pataki, and Dr. Drakken. Deus, Max, Fred, Rattlesnake Jake, and Mung Daal return, this time as Reginald Barclay, Tim the Bear, Soldier: 76, Master Shifu, and Neftin Prog respectively. Barclay and Soldier: 76 try to stop Cedric from rescuing his girlfriend Muncie during his first adventure, while Shifu double-teams Cedric alongside his brother Hulk in the second. The hotel manager is again Professor Owl, Boog is again Jake, and Merasmus is again Brainiac.
Winter Festival: Hawkodile and Uncle Pockets decide to enter the contest, and joining them are Flash Thompson (now Captain Dave), a panda named Akira Kogami, and Hubert, a moose in a pilot uniform.
Rustland: The competition goes postapocalyptic as the unholy fusion of Han Solo, Jake, Brainiac, and Neftin Prog arrives on the scene.
Gasmoxian Grand Prix: Tony Montana, the larger robotic version of President Huffman, finally enters the contest in the final Grand Prix.
Beenox Update: After appearing in the background for the first few months, Vincent joins the roster, and is joined by two babies called Goldface and Zeus (who coincidentally happen to resemble Han Solo and Professor Owl), along with an alternate universe version of Captain Dave called Silantus and another no-talker.
2: A new tournament is hosted by the daughter of the previous owner (also opera singer), Rider. While looking for the missing Litchi, Nova encounters a strange karateka known as Patroklos Alexander, who in the end is revealed to be an amnesiac Alucard, while destroying a giant tengu monster. It's later revealed that Litchi has been cloned.
3: There's another tournament held by the shady Ant-Man, which introduced drunken master Warrior of Light and Sherry Birkin, another karateka who took care of Alucard and has been looking for 'Patroklos'. It also involves Ant-Man's right-hand woman Lust, a psycho assassin who turned out to have killed Rider's mother. The final boss is Sakura's possessed father and she tearfully killed him. Rider officially won the tournament and...
4: She held another tournament, also introducing Jade's student as he retired, Forest Law, Viola, Rider's half sister and a Geisha, Slippy Toad, a United Nations Space Command SPARTAN-11, and Maya Amano, a luchadora who's also a scientist who works for Ant-Man. At the climax; Nova, Alucard and Sakura assaulted the enemy hidden base containing a Litchi-cloning factory, while Litchi dealt with her clone, but the whole base fell apart when Rider blew everything up to atone for their sins and was willing to die... until Vector saved her, and he ends up being designated as the winner.
5: Two years passed, and Rider announced that she's back and holding another tournament to promote that her corporate is no longer corrupt now that she fired Ant-Man and his gang. Newcomers include an MMA fighter who is a fan of Scorpion, who now retired from wrestling and working on an oil rig with another newcomer Asura, who turns out to be the amnesiac son of Ant-Man that ends up having no intention of being good. The official winner for this tournament is Kenshiro. But he's pissed because he didn't get to fight Asura who handed him his butt out of tournament. Later editions add Kodachi Kuno, Sailor Mercury, Mako Mankanshoku, the tengu monster's daughter, Rei Ayanami, and Izumo Kamiki.
Devil May Cry 4: Lelouch Lamperouge sports a demonic arm and has a love interest in the form of Hinata Hyuuga. Ken shows up to make things complicated by swooping in and shooting an elderly pope named Gaara, who is now revived as a demon and rules over an island country. Hinata's brother is Frank West, who is busy dealing with a demon outbreak alongside his Royal Knights, and sends Lelouch after Ken in his stead. Among the demons encountered this time around are Omega-Xis and Ophanimon.
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls: Crusaders Balthier and Motoko Kusanagi join the band of selectable heroes, while Marta Lualditakes over Duchess Satine's role as the female demon hunter. Sajin Komamura has been finally defeated, but his threat is far from over. Kang the Conqueror oversees the sealing of the Black Soulstone that houses his soul, as well as the souls of the other demon lords. Unfortunately, Sgt. Shigeno, a former member of the holy order, wants to get a piece of the Soulstone's power.
Disgaea Dimension 2: Rita, with help from Rukia and Mieu, has finally realized his dream to become supreme overlord of the Netherworld. However, none of his subjects take him seriously, and a group of greater demons led by Scorpion, Lilith, and Georg Prime challenge Rita's authority with their "perfect candidate" to his throne: the fiercely obedient Purple Heart. Meanwhile, Estelle drops by and claims to be Rita's sister while Hikaru is going around being mysterious.
Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard: GOB is a legendary videogame character who, after hitting a few rough points on the line, is being resurrected by Marathon Software, run by Steve the Monkey. But he soon learns that he was supposed to be killed off in favor of a new character, Chet Ubetcha, and is helped by a hacker named Ty Lee in order to get back at Marathon.
The Dawnguard DLC gives you the option to ally yourself with either Eulogy Jones' vampire hunters or Koala Wallah's vampire clan. Whoever you join, though, you get caught up in an ancient prophecy involving the long-dormant Cloud of Darkness, which she herself wishes to prevent.
In the Dragonborn DLC, you set sail for the island of Solstheim after being targeted by a cult that has gathered around the Vision, who proclaims himself to be the true Dragonborn. You join forces with Avril, the daughter of a shaman of the native Skald, to save the island from Vision's machinations. To this end, you learn of the Black Books, to which grand wizard 'Howling Mad' Murdock takes a particular interest.
Elsword: Hot-headed and brash knight Shisui Uchiha is on a journey from Ruben to search for the missing El shards in order to defend the continent from demons with the help of his trusty sword. On the way, he meets a bratty purple-haired mage with a staff who is finding a ring to restore her former powers Flonne, an elf archer with a blessed bow Homura Akemi, a former captain of Velder with a robotic Nasod arm and blade Takato Matsuda, an emotionless Nasod robot girl who attacks with her drones Sakura, the Warrior Prince of Hamel himself with a giant cannon and berserk armor Genis Sage, the youngest member of the respected Haan family who wields a spear and the power of her nine-tailed fox companion Yachiru Kusajishi who is searching for her demon-possessed brother, the Red-haired Knight with the claymore Agnes Oblige who happens to be Shisui Uchiha's missing older sister, an insane genius mad scientist with Nasod dynamos Rin Okumura who has a creepy obsession with Sakura, and the loli demon ruler who wishes to reclaim her throne with her magic gauntlets Edward Wong Hau Pepelu Tivrusky IV who formed a contract with her formerly human gunblade-wielding demon butler King Lysander to deal with a betrayal from a former demon friend. Together these individuals formed the El Search Party and have many (mis)adventures throughout the Elrios continent.
Fallout: New Vegas: Old World Blues: Liquid Snake defects from his fellow Brain in a Jar scientists Jack Krauser, Dr. Venture, Evelyn Klein, and Octane due to disillusionment with their Mad Scientist experiments, reprograms their personality chips to make them lose their sense of history, time, and the outside world, and erects a radar fence around the Big MT facility to prevent them from escaping into and experimenting on the Mojave. The latter four scientists steal the Courier's brain, heart, and spine, and manipulate him/her into gathering three pieces of Lost Technology to aid in bringing down Liquid's countermeasures.
Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions: Kit Fisto is a young squire thrust into a world-changing conflict with demons and evil powers. His best friend, Luxord, gets sucked into the conflict as well. Charmcaster is a fake princess and Yuna is a powerful knight.
Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core: Loki is a young mercenary with dreams of becoming a hero. Under the guidance of his mentor Victor Delacroix, he undertakes various missions, and even gets to meet the famous top-ranked SOLDIER, Dr. Curtis Ryerson. He later develops a blossoming romance with Julie Mayer, a flower girl living in the slums. Ultimately, however, revelations about the origins of Victor, Dr. Ryerson, and other high-ranking mercenaries within the organisation throw his whole world into disarray. Loki is eventually gunned down, leaving his legacy with a young man named Chris Fuller.
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII: Liara returns from her centuries-old slumber, tasked to save souls now that the end of the world is near. Phineas assists her, but is reverted to a 14-year-old boy. Along the way, Liara encounters and fights Yuri, Chase, and Vayne; joins Pamela and her bandit gang; helps Mudflap awake his son from his coma; and is both aided and hindered by a mysterious girl, Leanne. The Final Boss is Primarch Adrien Victus, the God of Light who tasked Liara in the first place and hijacked Phineas's body as well.
God of War III: Having traveled back in time, Kyle executes his ultimate vengeance against Strange and his pantheon. During the course of his rampage, he gouges Orochi's eyes out, cuts the Disciple's legs off, rips Mr. Freeze's soul from his body, tears Electro's head off with his bare hands and uses it as a lantern, and punches Dylan Hunt's face to a bloody pulp. Also, Grandmother Willow, who has becomeWanda, betrays Kyle. Terra Branford is the key to ending the conflict and is found in a labyrinth that also contains President Eden. Kyle can also have sex with Selvaria if he so chooses.
A Hat in Time: Rio finds herself traversing a planet when the fuel for her ship gets scattered around. Along the way she meets a few people such as DJ Carlos, director Akira, contractor Yungtown, villager Allenby, and the mischievous Tethys, who seeks to gain all of Rio's time pieces for herself.
Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2: The console goddesses are defeated in battle by Ahri, one of the four felons of a criminal syndicate that wishes to revive Nurse Valentine. Azusa Nakano, who is Rika's younger sister, failed to save Rika and the other goddesses; and three years later, Nanoha and Saber save her from captivity. Azusa then goes on a journey to save the goddesses (and recruit the other goddesses' younger sisters, notably Peacock and the two personifications of the Nintendo DS, Tsumugi Kotobuki and Irina Sykes). The other three felons of Valentine's syndicate are Ryu, Richard, and Takaya. The DLC characters who join Azusa are Kyouko Sakura and Siesta.
Megadimension Neptunia VII: As rumours start spreading about Rika and the other CPUs, Rika and Azusa are transported to an apocalyptic dimension thanks to playing around with an old game console and with the help of Eli Ayase, Christo and an older Rika Nonaka, they need to work together to stop AU Nurse Valentine, who is taking orders from the real evil Eli from whom their Eli is a copy of and Rika's predecessor of ruling her nation.
Kingdom Hearts III: Cole must learn to acquire the power of waking to rescue his missing friends and battle Spock, who has become Roy Batty.
Kingdom Hearts III Re Mind: In order to save Claire (now Caitlyn Gellar), Cole learns from JoJo's Lisa that he has to time-travel back to before Roy (who has changed again into Judge Doom) killed Caitlyn. After saving Caitlyn from a clone of Doom, Cole ends up in Shibuya and is forced to fight Zack Martin.