The FPS is all about shooting with more and more powerful weapons, more and more powerful enemies, mean, bad, with evil intentions... What's interesting, as always, is... who is the number one? Who is the baddest of the baddest, the one behind it all, the madman/mass murderer???
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Wolfenstein 3D - General Fettgesicht : high-ranking german officer with dual chainguns. Underling of Hitler (chronologically the "true" final boss). Gunned down to bloody pulp.
Spear of Destiny - Angel of Death : a demon associated with the spear of Longinus. Exploded.
Doom - Spider Mastermind : A giant brain on four robotic legs. final demon of Hell. Gunned down to bloody pulp.
System Shock - SHODAN : Evil female A.I. Survives the game.
Doom 2 : Hell on Earth - Baphomet/Icon of Sin : giant demon head spawning monsters. "true" overlord of Hell. Exploded and his bits destroyed Hell's surface.
Heretic - D'Sparil (Serpent Rider 1) : Evil humanoid sorcerer, and tyrant. Exploded.
Star Wars : Dark Forces - General Mohc : high-ranking Imperial Officer with a power armor. gunned down.
Killing Time - (none) : actually a final cut-scene with a fight between the 2 main antagonists.
Duke Nukem 3D - Cycloid Emperor : giant one-eyed alien, leader of the alien invasion. Eye gougged out.
Hexen : Beyond Heretic : Korax (Serpent Rider 2) : humanoid six-armed reptilian, and tyrant. Exploded and lost his souls.
Quake - Shub-Niggurath : giant immobile alien looking like the game's logo, mother of all the demons. Invincible but telefragged.
Disruptor - The President of United Earth : evil double-crossing politician. Exploded.
Outlaws - Bob Graham : evil Western businessman. Gunned down.
Redneck Rampage - Alien
Shadow Warrior - Zilla : giant gray monster, and tyrant.Gunned down.
Turok - The Campaigner : cybernetic humanoid tyrant. Exploded.
Blood - Tchernobog (the XVIth) : evil god looking like a cyborg two-legged decaying bull, and leader of the cult called Cabal. Absorbed by Caleb (the hero).
Goldeneye - Alec Trevelyan : former agent 006, old friend of 007. leader of terrorist group Janus. Gunned down and fall to his death.
Hexen 2 - Eidolon (Serpent Rider 3) : giant red demon, tyrant and eldest Serpent Rider. Exploded.
Jedi Knight - Jerec : dark Jedi, and killer of the hero's father. Struck down by lightsaber.
Quake 2 - Makron : a brain inside a robot with dual BFG. Supreme leader of the Strogg. Cut in half and exploded in his base.
Mysteries of the Sith - (Dark) Kyle Katarn : Jedi fallen to the dark side. Returned to the light side.
Spec Ops (series) - (none) but usually one final mission with nuclear threat...
Delta Force (series) - (none) but usually one final mission with nuclear threat...
Rainbow Six - John Brightling : evil CEO and eco-terrorist. Planned to wipe out the human race. Captured.
Unreal - Skaarj Queen : insectoid two-legged alien, spawning monsters. Mother of the race. Gunned down.
Shogo : MAD - Ryo OR Gabriel (Toshiro).
Trespasser - Alpha Raptors (X 2) : dinosaurs. Gunned down.
Blood 2 - The Ancient One : giant one-eyed red Lovecraftian creature, living in another dimension.
Gunned down and fell back into his lake.
SiN - Thrall Sinclaire : giant monster and former father of SiN's nemesis Elexis (who survives by teleporting away). Gunned down.
Half-Life - Nihilanth : giant baby-like alien. De facto leader of the Xen aliens. Exploded.
Thief - Trickster/Constantine : old pagan god disguised as a noble man. looks like a satyre. Planned to plunge the world in eternal darkness. Killed by explosion.
Turok 2 - Primagen : powerful giant alien, insectoid-like. Interstellar conquerant. Disintegrated.
Klingon Honor Guard - Korek : a Klingon power-hungry. Gunned down.
Requiem : Avenging Angel - Lucifer : the Fallen angel. looks like... an angel. Exploded.
Alien vs Predator - Alien Queen OR Predator. ejected in space or self-destruct.
Kingpin - Kingpin : fat and bald crime lord. Gunned down.
System Shock 2 - SHODAN : survives (again) the game.
HL Opposing Force - Geneworm : giant alien with tentacles and spawning monsters. Teleported back in his homeworld.
Quake 3 - Xaero : cyborg looking like a bald monk. Tournament leader. Turned to stone.
Mortyr - Giant mechanical spiders. Destroyed.
Unreal Tournament - Xan Kriegor : human in a full robotic armor. Tournament leader. Defeated.
Thief 2 - Karras : leader of the Mechanists, planned to wipe out all vegetation on Earth. Died from giant toxic explosion.
Soldier of Fortune - Sergei Dekker : leader of the terrorist group The Order, in a full armor from head to toes. Planned to create a nuclear global war. Cut in half.
Perfect Dark - Skydar Priest.
Daikatana - Mikiko : former japanese ally turned villain in the end. Wanted the Daikatana for herself, and her family's pride. Gunned down.
Deus Ex - Bob Page : megalomaniac CEO, wanted to become God. Destroyed or left to rot.
Turok 3 - Oblivion + Joshua : evil cosmic parasitic alien, infesting finally the previous protagonist.
Gunman Chronicles - the General : former commander of interstellar marines, wanted to rule the humanity with an army of aliens. Eaten alive by giant alien.
Project IGI - Ekk : female terrorist leader. Gunned down.
No One Lives Forever - Tom Goodman : double agent.
Star Trek Elite Force - Vorsorth : giant immobile octopus-looking alien, collector of powerful species. Gunned down and destroyed with his base self-destruction.
Undying - Undying King : old giant demon worm-looking god. Sent back to hell.
Serious Sam - Ugh-Zan 3 : giant four-armed bull-faced alien, conqueror of the Earth. Gunned down and vaporized.
Red Faction - Masako : commander of the mercenaries, to wipe out the revolution against evil corporations. Gunned down.
Alien Vs Predator 2 - Alien Queen OR Rykov (marine).
Ghost Recon - (none) random ultranationalists.
Return to Castle Wolfenstein - Heinrich I : undead German tyrant. Blown to bits.
Medal of Honor AA - (none)
Serious Sam Second Encounter - Mordekai : alien magician, spawning monsters. Exploded.
C&C : Renegade - Elena Petrova : Scientist of the Nod. Gunned down.
Jedi Outcast - Desann : Dark Jedi. Struck down by lightsaber.
Soldier of Fortune 2 Double Helix - Aaron Wilson (V22 Osprey) : second-in-command of the Shop (hero's employers), motivated by money. Exploded in his ship.
Gore - OptikBoss : evil computer virus, looking like a cyberdemon. Gunned down.
NOLF 2 - Super Soldier. Gunned down and self-destructed.
Red Faction 2 - Molov : former genetically-altered soldier turned rebel then turned self-proclaimed tyrant. Gunned down and crushed into the falling statue.
Unreal 2 - Tosc (+ Hawkins) : peaceful alien race turned into giant hulk monsters with black hole guns. And the traitor human. Gunned down and sent into the sun.
IGI 2 - Wu Xing : Chinese megalomaniac general. Gunned down.
Delta Force Black Hawk Down - Mustafa Aidid : Somalian president. Gunned down.
Vietcong - none.
Will Rock - Zeus : King of Olympian Gods. Gunned down and disappeared.
Elite Force 2 - Archeopendra : flying worm-looking alien. Gunned down and fell into lava.
Jedi Academy - Marka Ragnos : Old resurrected dark Jedi. Ghost sent back into his tomb.
Call of Duty - none.
XIII - Mangouste : Hitman of the number I (leader of a neo-nazi conspiracy). Fell into water.
Deus Ex 2 - JC Denton OR other leaders.
Far Cry - Krieger and Doyle : evil scientist turned hulk humanoid on steroids, and "in-joke" twisted enemy virtually inoffensive. Died from his injuries (K) and head shot (D).
Painkiller - Lucifer : The fallen angel (again), looking like a humanoid mass of fire. Gunned down and disappeared.
Thief 3 - Gamall/Hag : The boogeyman of the Thief universe. Stripped of her powers.
Doom 3 - Cyberdemon : giant cyborg demon of Hell. Gunned down.
Half-Life 2 - Dr. Breen : former scientist and (puppet) ruler of Earth.
Bet On Soldier - Max Balding
Serious Sam 2 - Mental Institution : the HQ of the alien overlord. Destroyed.
F.E.A.R - Alma Wade : a vengeful spirit with psychic powers. Survives.
Quake 4 - Makron/Nexus : Commander of the Strogg forces, and the Communication center of Strogg forces, in fact a giant brain. Exploded (both) to pulp.
Call of Duty 2 - none.
Condemned - The Hate (Ori) : humanoid decayed creature with psychic powers. Beaten down and jaw ripped open.
Prey - The Mother : ancient human ruling an alien mechanic ship known as the Sphere. Destroyed.
Jericho - The Firstborn : first tentative of God to make a human. Looks like a child speaking 100 different voices. Sent back into oblivion.
Modern Warfare - Imran Zakhaev : terrorist one-armed Russian leader. Gunned down.
Crysis - Giant Alien Ship. Destroyed.
Soldier of Fortune Payback - Ethan Wall : terrorist leader. Gunned down.
Bioshock - Franck Fontaine : a cunny individual starting from contraband turned into a massive "special" drug dealer to a criminal mastermind to a false hero, finally transforming into a massive drug-induced hulking monster. Died from drug weaning.
Turok (new) - T-Rex : the king of dinos. Gunned down.
Condemned 2 - Agent Dorland : an Ori (humanoid with destructive voice powers) looking like a punk pierced everywhere. some sort of Illuminati. Fell from a skycraper to his death.
Rainbow Six Vegas 2 - Gabriel Nowak : former Rainbow Six turned terrorist because of some business jealousy. Gunned down.
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. - None/C-Consciousness : actually, you fight nobody, but C-consciousness is a real asshole because of the choices you have to do to get the different bad endings.
Far Cry 2 - None : the main antagonist The Jackal brainwashes the player into thinking war is bad (lol), and in the end both the player and the jackal die by blowing themselves up OR shooting themselves in the head OR dying of malaria. In the end, Epic Fail.
F.E.A.R. 2 - Sergeant Keegan : soldier turned psycho because of twisted love for ghost Alma. Gunned down.
Killzone 2 - Colonel Mael Radec : a Helghast officer. Shot himself in the head.
Wolfenstein (new) - Hans Grosse : german soldier right-hand man of the evil scientist. Gunned down.
PainKiller Resurrection - Alastor : Lucifer's right-hand man. Gunned down.
Modern Warfare 2 - General Shepard : US army general with megalomaniac dreams. Knifed through the right eye.
BioShock 2 - Alpha Big Daddy. Gunned down.
Singularity - Demichev : russian scientist turned ruler of the world because of time-travelling device. Gunned down.
Duke Nukem Forever - Cycloid Emperor : AGAIN. Lost his eye and Duke pissed through it.
Crysis 2 - Ceph Litho-Ship (sort of) : mothership of alien invaders. Destroyed from the inside.
Killzone 3 - Jorhan Stahl : Helghast arms dealer. Obliterated by a super-nuke.
Rage - none : actually, the Visionary/Martin Cross don't even make an appearance : until Rage 2?
Battlefield 3 - Solomon : undercover US secret agent in Muslim terrorist cells, turned psychotic nuclear bomber. Head beaten to death with a brick.
Modern Warfare 3 - Vladimir Makarov : Russian terrorist leader, launched World War III. Hanged.
F.E.A.R. 3 - The Creep : giant monster, manifestation of Alma's father. Gunned down and fade away.
Serious Sam 3 BFE - Ugh-Zan 4 : son of Ugh Zan 3, giant alien, Earth invader. Dies from his injuries.
Crysis 3 - Alpha Ceph : giant worm-like cybernetic alien. Head exploded.