It's easy to lose track of those who helped the hero save the day. With that in mind, we decided to throw together a wild and whacky list of our favorite sidekicks in gaming (we did consoles too, we're sorry) to give thanks to all the loyal sidekicks who've had our backs over the years.
Check out the gallery below, and make sure and let us know who we missed in the comments field!
Alyx Vance - Half-Life 2
The woman behind the man (quite literally in this picture) Alyx is in many ways the main narrative source in the Half-Life 2 saga due to Gordon's mime-like nature. Hacker, scientist, athlete, and handy with a gun, the sassy and fiery Alyx fills basically every role in Half-Life 2. Will she and Gordon ever get together? We'll tell you as soon as Episode 3 comes out…