Groups

 

Real monsters

Creatures theme

Characters that actually are personality-wise monsters, especially if these are humans or others not appearance-wise monstrous, and even more so if there are actually physically monstrous beings that don't fit it personality-wise.

7
games
6
platforms

The first video game about Real monsters was released on April 24, 2012.

Telltale Games and Sony Computer Entertainment has published most of these games

Monsters can give false impression of this by doing things by instinct, such as a monster that eats people because it's hungry does not do it because it willingly chooses to do so. Or a creature that feeds off fear is hardly a monster by personality because, again, it feeds from it.

Hannibal Lecter is one well known fictional example that would fit this tag.