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Necessary evil

Other (objects, etc.) concept

Plot involves someone notable performing "evil" deeds because of necessity for them to achieve certain "good" goals.

8
games
5
platforms

Alternate name: Lesser evil

The first video game about Necessary evil was released on May 23, 2003.

Konami and Microsoft Game Studios has published most of these games

May overlap with anti-villain if the antagonist is the one doing this.

Not to be confused with Evil is Good.