Rogue protagonist

Creatures theme

The protagonist has abandoned or abandons their former allies and joins the other side or some third party or even goes solo, usually with the intent of opposing their former allies.


Alternate name: Gone rogue

The first video game about Rogue protagonist was released in 2000.

Sega, Square Enix and Electronic Arts has published most of these games

NOT for the thief/bandit type rogue, see outlaw protagonist for that, but an outlaw can also become rogue or one can become a rogue by becoming outlaw.