Who are some characters with really depressing or tragic backstories or fates in video games? Obviously all of these games will be riddled with spoilers, so I leave it up to you to Google them at your own risk.
Metal Gear Solid: The Boss, The Sorrow
Final Fantasy Tactics: Ramza, Delita, Wiegraf, Rapha
The Witch's House: Viola
Silent Hill: Alessa Gillespie, James Sunderland, Angela Orosco
Half-Minute Hero: Sasha
Final Fantasy 6: Terra, Locke, Cyan, Lola, Celes
Final Fantasy 7: Dyne, Zack Fair
Vagrant Story: Ashley Riot
God of War: Kratos
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