BALZERS, LIECHTENSTEIN - OCTOBER 29: Master Chief walks through the mine during the HALO 4 launch by Xbox 360 on October 29, 2012 in Balzers, Liechtenstein. Xbox 360 became the only brand to ever transform the Principality of Liechtenstein by taking over iconic landmarks, including a 13th century castle to create a real-life 'Halo' universe within the heart of Europe. Halo 4 on the Xbox will be launched on November 6, 2012. (Photo by Getty Images for Halo by Xbox 360)

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The question is simple; you have to drop a squad of the most elite bad-asses onto an island to duke it out with other bad-asses to determine who the best of the best is. Your choices are limited to any video game character who was a playable protagonist in a first or third person shooter game. What does your squad look like?

The Cast of Checkpoint XP choose the following in a fantasy draft style.

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Nate Bender’s team…

  • Big Boss from Metal Gear Solid.
  • Lone Wanderer from Fallout 3
  • Cyborg Raiden from Metal Gear Solid
  • Doom guy from Doom.

Norris Howard’s team…

  • Solid Snake from Metal Gear Solid
  • Marcus Fenix from Gears of War
  • Widowmaker from Overwatch
  • Vincent Valentine from Final Fantasy VII: Dirge of Cerberus

Joe Sloan’s team…

  • Master Chief from Halo
  • Joanna Dark from Perfect Dark
  • Duke Nukem from Duke Nukem
  • Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn

Robbie Landis’ team…

  • Commander Shepard (Female) from Mass Effect
  • Samus Aran from Metroid
  • Lara Croft from Tomb Raider
  • Jill Valentine from Resident Evil.

What do you think of their teams? Which do you think would win out over the others and why? Do you think you can put together the ultimate team?

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