The Best (And Unlikely) Video Game Teammates Of All Time

Look to any successful, long lasting or impactful video game franchise, and you’re likely to find a fierce rivalry at its heart. Whether it’s a hero’s (repeating) quest to rescue a princess from an evil monster, deadly rivals who give one another a reason to exist, or a powerful villain seeking to stomp the little guy out of existence, nothing heightens the tension like putting a face to a story’s conflict. But every so often a new character or plot twist arrives to throw old feuds aside, raising the stakes higher than either a hero or villain can match. It’s in those times that enemies must work together, and in the process, create some truly unforgettable experiences. Here is our list of video game team-ups that proved two unlikely heroes are always better than one.

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