Dante is the main
protagonist of the Devil May Cry series. He is a mercenary dedicated to
exterminating demons, a mission he follows in pursuit of those that killed his
mother and corrupted his brother. He is the son of Sparda, a demon of great
power that rebelled against the demon emperor and defeated his army. As a result
of his demonic heritage he possesses numerous superhuman abilities which he uses
in combination with a variety of weapons to accomplish his goals.
May Cry, Trish
hires Dante to help
stop Mundus' plan to conquer the human world by opening a gate to the demon
world on Mallet Island.