Big Daddy Suit – BioShock 2
The Big Daddy Suit is a playable suit in Bioshock 2 Multiplayer and is, of course, present in the single-player mode of the game, the armor spawns in random places in the various game modes in the multiplayer. Once you equip it you get the suit of the First Rosie and get 50 ADAM which gives you bonuses and boosts but also hurts your hearth meaning you need more and more ADAM to keep it up.
Brotherhood Of Steel Power Armor – Fallout 3
Fallout 3 is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studio and published by Bethesda Softworks, the game is set in a post-nuclear-apocalyptic world like its predecessor video game where you create a custom-made character and are able to shape your own story. The Power Armor in Fallout 3 is one of the most recognizable things in the Fallout franchise and it has appeared as the cover art in all the games in the Fallout series in one way or another. The suit was originally manufactured and produced for the United States Army by American defense contractor West Tek, with the first version of the suit armor being used in 2067 in Alaska during the Sino-American War (China vs the United States).
Scorpion Suit – Dead Space 3
Dead Space 3 is a science fiction survival horror video game developed by Visceral Games and published by Electronic Arts in 2013. The Scorpion Suit otherwise known as the Scorpion Level Engineering RIG is one of the notable pieces of armor in Dead Space 3 a game and series praised for its awesome armor. The Scorpion Suit is only available to those who have pre-ordered the game or bought the Limited Edition, however, it is now also available as downloadable content for $4.00 or 320 Microsoft Points.
MJOLNIR VI – Halo 3
Many know about the legendary Halo Master Chief armor but fuel know its actual name, its called the MJOLNIR VI. According to Halo lore, it is the sixth and last armor of its kind and was issued to the few surviving Spartan-II commandos in October 2552. The suit allows for you to jump extra high, resistant to the hazardous space environment and other toxic environments and also multiple layers of armor shell allowing for the Master Chief and other surviving Spartans to survive incoming fire and any other form of damage.
Combat Suit – Starcraft 2
Starcraft 2 is a military science fiction real-time strategy arena game it features a wide variety of units. The Combat Suit is a suit worn by the marine units in the game, it is a terran armored exoskeleton used by various factions such as the Terran Dominion, the Kel-Marian Combine, and the Umojan Protectorate.
Judge Gabranth – Dissidia Final Fantasy
Dissidia Final Fantasy is a fighting game with heavy action and role-playing elements, the plot is very complicated due the to Final Fantasy lore that is very complicated due to the detail and the amount of video game titles in the franchise, but it revolves around a character called Materia who is susceptible of the new Gods that have arrived on her Earth and decides to investigate them with her crew. Gabranth is a character from the game who is part of the Warrior Of Chaos faction, and yes he is an Archadian Judge working for the Empire. He wears heavy armor that is notable due to its detailed and somewhat original design.
Daedric Armor – Skyrim
The Daedric Armor is a piece of armor from the action-adventure role-playing video game The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, the armor is very heavy but is the best armor in the game. The armor is made up of a couple pieces; a helmet, boots, a gauntlet, a cuirass and greaves as well as a shield. Some pieces of the armor are able to be forged at the blacksmith however other will need to be created at the College of Winterhold.
Nanosuit – Crysis
Crysis is a first-person shooter developed by Crytek and published by Electronic Arts, many of the characters in Crysis use nanosuits which is a nicknamed for advanced powered exoskeletons. The Nanosuits are a powerful and extremely versatile set of tactical-combat armor designed originally for the war between Mankind and the Ceph. All Nanosuits have 4 modes; armor, strength, cloak and Speed each with their own benefits and drawbacks.
Heavy Trooper (Helghast) – Killzone
The Heavy Trooper otherwise known simply as the Heavy is a soldier pumped up with propaganda and psychotic drugs sealed in a bulletproof and blast proof suit armed with a chaingun or a rocket launcher. They come from Killzone, a first person shoot em’ up video game developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. The Heavy Trooper suit is made up of para-aramid synthetic fibers by the Stohl Arms R&D department and reinforced with titanium sidebars.
Kendal Armor – Kingdom Under Fire: Circle Of Doom
Kingdom Under Fire: Circle Of Doom is an action role-playing video game developed by Blueside and published by Microsoft Game Studios, the plot is set in a world where the kings have agreed a pact where they each rule their age and the others will wait until he finishes his rule. However Nibel The Lord Of The Light sees the evil ways of Encablossa Lord Of Darkness and decides not to pass down his title to Encablossa leading to the Lord Of Darkness to raise his Dark Legion and declare war. The character in the game known as Kendal is a general of the second division Ecclesian Holy Knights, he is noted in the game for his armor with him being slower than most of the other characters and also being one of the best at melee.
Terminus Assault Armor – Mass Effect 2
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Mass Effect 2 is a science fiction action role-playing video game developed by BioWare and published by Microsoft Game Studios. The Terminus Assault Armor is a non-customizable armor included in the Terminus Weapon and Armor downloadable content pack for Mass Effect 2. The armor is environmentally sealed allowing it to be used in most kinds of environments, it also has its own air supply and an in-built micro-frame computer capable of running a suite of battle management software to help it avoid detection by thermal and body heat sensors.
Lich King – Warcraft 3
The Lich King is a well-known character from the Warcraft universe and has appeared in other Blizzard titles such as Hearthstone, the Lich King was created by Kil’jaeden to raise an undead army to conquer Azeroth. The Lich King is actually imprisoned inside his armor, his armor, of course, looks undeniably epic but what makes it even better is its magical powers.
COG Armor – Gears Of War
Of course, we couldn’t make this list of the Top 13 Best Video Game Armor List with having third-person shooter Gears Of War on the list, the COG armor was used by Gear Soldiers of the Coalition Of Ordered Governments. There are two types of the armor the standard COG Armor and the summertime COG armor which is arguably the most notable of the two. The armor contains identification lights on the back and other areas of the armor and also has two circular plates at the front known as ‘seals’.