fictional character

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Noun1.fictional character - an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)fictional character - an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story); "she is the main character in the novel"
imaginary being, imaginary creature - a creature of the imagination; a person that exists only in legends or myths or fiction
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Washington DC, [USA] Nov 03 ( ANI ): The man, who inspired the name of Nintendo's video game character ' Super Mario', passed away at the age of 84.
Gender and video games research considers how technological developments have influenced gendered representations of video game characters and how these representations have evolved over time.
People relate to video game characters through the process of immersion, causing interactivity to often overshadow identification when responding to these texts.
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Rule of thumb: When a video game character warns you about the game itself, you're in for some grade-A cheese.
The footballer, whose nickname is Super Mario, reposted a picture of the video game character along with some text.
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A native of Montreal who studied computer science at McGill University (and whose favorite video game character is Donkey Kong), the 38-year-old manager of Ubisoft's Toronto office is headed to her first SXSW, and her timing is impeccable.
Like a live-action Wreck-it Ralph, Virtually Heroes explores the existential condition of being a video game character from one of their own points of view.
This research project will examine how individuals view their game characters, whether character attachment is stronger when the character represents the player's real self or ideal self, if the outcomes previously correlated with character attachment correlate similarly or differently with ideal-self characters versus real-self characters, if aggression levels are affected by real versus ideal choices, and which physical characteristics of a video game character have the biggest impact on a player.
A runner will today bid to set a new world record for the fastest marathon dressed as a video game character.