Game Podunk writes: "We've heard that "two brains are better than one," and while video games heroes are able to handle themselves, it's hard to deny the strength in numbers and the power of teamwork. Sidekicks are a valuable resource to many aspiring heroes, and if you think about it, even some villains need them around. These partners not only watch your back, but they also assist you in finding key items and coming up with strategies to defeat your enemies. Despite minor annoyances, it's safe to admit that having these characters around isn't a bad idea. So here are the top 5 sidekicks you'd want on your side, especially when the hero (player) have to face many daunting challenges ahead."