Gaming's most annoyingly needy sidekicks

This is about that most annoying of gameplay mechanics: the sidekick who needs protecting. It's often known as an escort mission, and it can turn a great game into an infuriating one in the blink of an eye. Here, are the worst examples of gaming's most annoying characters you have to protect.

Read Full Story >>
Oculus Quest Giveaway! Click Here to Enter
The story is too old to be commented.
jacksonmichael3088d ago (Edited 3088d ago )

Hm. Never knew it was called Starwing in Europe and Australia. I almost prefer that...

Spitfire_Riggz3088d ago

Yeah that is a good name! This is my vote for annoying character...

Why o why3088d ago (Edited 3088d ago )

Ico chick But out of these nintendo games it has to be the starfox so called pilots. You'd probably be safer wihout em

MWH3088d ago

Yorda was annoying to you?! kid, Yorda WAS the game.

Why o why3088d ago

true but so is everybody else in these games...part of the mechanics of each game..designed to be needy. Still one of my favorites dont get me wrong but what could she do without you dragging....sorry, guiding her along

Maester073088d ago (Edited 3088d ago )

Remember when she lost the use of her legs and you had to piggyback her everywhere? I still remember those underwater sections and creepy Codec conversations with her (shudder).

ChickeyCantor3088d ago

Hall....I miss you....
HAHAHA o you silly parrot.

nopunctuation3088d ago

Zeke from infamous 1.

Zeke:Wahh I didnt get powers that prevent me from taking a shower like you cole so im gonna do stupid crap that will force you to save me then I betray you later.

Cole:*Zaps 100 times but still dont die for some reason*

Maester073088d ago

At least he stays out of your way on top of a building for the most part of the game - though I was glad when he snuffed it to be honest. Unlike Roman from GTAIV...

Darkseeker3088d ago

Slippy Toad so belong on that list.

Show all comments (15)