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Premade protagonist

Creatures concept

Player has little or no control over who the protagonist is, often with little or no control who their protagonist will be either. Mostly of interest for RPGs where character creation is often seen as integral part for western RPGs.

182
games
29
platforms

The first video game about Premade protagonist was released in 1983.

Square, Capcom and Deep Silver has published most of these games

Cross-tag notes:
* Class-based: would imply there are classes, but the protagonist already has one defined, you likely get other characters to join you who represent the other classes.

General notes:
* Does not prevent protagonist naming, which actually often goes unreferred, only being used for the game saves or player profile.

Limitations:
* ONLY for role-playing games, as for others we can assume this is always true.

Parent group

Eastern RPG

Platforms

Windows 60
Linux 20
MS-DOS 18
Mac OS X 12
PS2 10
PS 9
SNES 6
X360 6
Mac OS Classic 5
PS3 5
PS4 3
Tandy Coco 3
Flash 3
Apple II E 2
NES 2
Nintendo DS 2
GBA 2
Coleco Adam 2
Xbox 2
Dreamcast 1
Amiga 1
NEC PC8801 1
GameCube 1
PS Vita 1
3DO 1
C128 1
Amstrad PCW 1
PSP 1
iOS 1

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