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Game Characters & Celebrities

by Rurouni_Fencer Wed Aug 31, 2011 1:05 am

After playing Double Dragon for the past few days, I couldn't help but notice so many similarities between game characters and celebrities that look like them.. Aren't there websites dedicated to this sort of thing, (dogs who look like people, people who look like _____, etc..)?

Any other gamers come across a character in a video game that looks like a celebrity? Or is there a celebrity that you think would play a certain game character perfectly?

Here's what I thought of while playing Double Dragon on NES..

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Bolo (guess the game designers thought so too!) ImageDanny Trejo Image

Goon (DDII) ImageJohn Cena Image
Uncanny resemblance, if you ask me...
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Re: Game Characters & Celebrities

by flojocabron Wed Aug 31, 2011 2:41 am

Rygar for the PS2

the princess Rygar has to save has a big resemblance to Britney Spears

http://archive.videogamesdaily.com/media/rygar/04.jpg

heres a link to the picture but the cutscenes of the games with her in it looks alot like Britney pre-meltdown!

heres a youtube link to a vid...... At around 1:09 you can see her.

http://youtu.be/SnOut-HcEdw

EDIT.... found another vid http://youtu.be/HZGD3MRkkHk Even the poster on youtube thinks the same as me!
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by AznKhmerBoi Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:26 pm

haha i know this one obvious :D

They actually model the game character to look like Takeshi Kaneshiro a Japanses actor/model
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Tekken (raven&blade)
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Tekken (bob & sammo heung)
Heavy set fighter with almost exactly same fighting style.
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Tekken (nina william&Rebecca Romijn )
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Tekken (lei wulong & jacky chan)
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Tekken (Sergei Dragunov – Michael Jackson)
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God of War (Goldberg&Kratos)
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tommychong& guy from left 4 dead
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by vlame Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:36 pm

bayonetta and that dumb bitch? srsly?
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by AppleQueso Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:39 pm

obviously all women who wear glasses look the same or something.
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by AznKhmerBoi Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:47 pm

^ haha i dont know just a collected images off google lol.
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Re: Game Characters & Celebrities

by Rurouni_Fencer Wed Sep 21, 2011 1:13 am

Always thought Sergei Dragunov was a dead-ringer for Marilyn Manson, personally..
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by emwearz Wed Sep 21, 2011 1:19 am

There is a website dedicated to this.
http://www.videogamelookalikes.com/

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by Gamerforlife Wed Sep 21, 2011 6:34 pm

Rubi Malone(Wet)
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and some others
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and I don't think anyone could have been better cast in this role
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