Top 10 Videogame Bad Guys

With wannabe reformed videogame bad guy Wreck-It Ralph about to hit UK cinemas this Friday, we look at some other digital evil-doers who may or may not want some redemption…

By Stephen Kelly

10 Bowser

SUPER MARIO BROS (1985)

If the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results, then perpetual princess thief Bowser is the craziest villain of them all. Still, Mario’s giant turtle-like nemesis – also known as King Koopa – is a videogame classic.

TRIVIA Bowser was originally meant to be an ox. This is probably why, despite being Turtle-like, he has horns and a defined muzzle.

IN WRECK-IT RALPH? Yes! He’s a prominent figure of the Bad-Anon support group.