Unformatted text preview: well as the antagonist, Dr. Robotnik, equally. He doesn’t care about either of their causes; he just wants to ensure that neither of them obtains the emeralds. The Punisher is another classic example of the anti-hero. He fights to avenge the death of his family at the hands of the mafia. Although he fights crime, he does not do this because he is a just, righteous individual. He fights for personal satisfaction, to get revenge on the people who wronged him. He also will gun down absolutely anyone in the vicinity, be they police officers in his way or hostages. In this respect, neither character is a hero or a villain. They both are simply out for themselves and use their abilities to enforce what they want, be it honor for one’s race or for revenge on those one hates....
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2008 for the course CMLIT 083S taught by Professor Hayot,ericrobert during the Fall '06 term at Penn State.
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