Assassins come in all shapes and sizes in the real world. But give the romanticized concept of the clandestine assassin enough room–as with those in video games–and it becomes something absolutely incredible. Not only are the characters themselves larger than life, but they also manage to pull off contracts and assassinations that would make anything in this world seem feeble and just lame. So for that reason, we are taking a few minutes to celebrate some of our favorite gaming assassins. Some are old, and some are new, and some are relatively unknown. But one thing is for sure: They are all assassins. And they are all deserving of their place on this list.
Top 10 Video Game Assassins