They say that blood is thicker than water, and the video game industry has seen plenty of both. But there have also been a wealth of family feuds and sibling rivalries to show that digital households can be every bit as dysfunctional (or as loving) as those in the real world.
But any video game historian knows that few family alliances have found their way into the core of a video game franchise like the love, loyalty, or simple hatred between brothers. Whether they’re working together to stop an overwhelming opponent, or using innocent bystanders to resolve a grudge they’ve carried since the crib, brothers have established themselves as a common trope in game fiction.
Here is our list of the Top 10 Video Game Brothers.