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Assassin protagonist

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The protagonist is an assassin.

63
games
20
platforms

Alternate name: Hitman protagonist

The first video game about Assassin protagonist was released in 1984.

Ubisoft, Eidos and Feral Interactive has published most of these games

This is applicable regardless of the reasons why the protagonist is an assassin since the reasons hardly make a difference on the profession itself, though the reason usually is greed, ideological, or some less mundane thing.
Related:
* Ninja protagonist
* Outlaw protagonist

Implied: (not enforceable)
* Freelancing