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The ultimate enemy and primordial source of all evil. In Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer Fantasy universe.
The accent of someone traditionally from England. Not to be confused with Welsh or Scottish, which are totally different despite being sometimes referred to as simply "British" accent.
Many video game villains oftentimes laugh in evil ways, be it a vicious cackle, a sneering chuckle, or a booming laugh. Common evil laughs often include "Bwa-ha-ha", "Mwa-ha-ha", or "Ho ho ho".
Fascism is a extremist totalitarian, nationalistic political ideology. Within video games, various fascist regimes are often portrayed as the enemy within the Second World War.
Literally meaning "black film," film noir is a term used primarily to describe stylish Hollywood crime dramas. This unique style of storytelling and cinematography is often incorporated into video games.
A characteristic present in game characters with a superior state of mind reflected in how they solve problems and their way of approaching situations.
Genocide refers to killing on massive scale, often systematic and for political or religous reasons.
Characters that have a German accent.
They may be good or evil, but mad scientists are always performing experiments that are on the outer fringes of science. Ever since Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, they've been in the scene.
Members of the German National Socialist Party, which controlled Germany from the mid-1930s to the end of World War II. Nazis and characters inspired by them are often used as villains in video games.
A designer can use a racial stereotype to make a character easier to understand, though in the process the character may come across as offensive and hurtful.
Characters who speak with a Russian accent.
An alliance of nations who opposed the Allied powers in World War II. They included Germany, Italy, Japan, and many others.
A government that restricts the flow of information, or willingly subjugates it's people.
An antagonist who isn't a villain by choice and is not in control of their emotions or a victim of tragic circumstance.
Someone who illegally seizes and holds the property of another, e.g the sovereignity of a country. This is mostly done by close advisors or greedy relatives.
A malevolent character whose goals are evil in nature. While villains are commonly featured as antagonists, not all antagonists are necessarily villains.
Being learned scholars and masters of the arcane arts, wizards wield great power by manipulating magical energy for the forces of good and evil.
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