Can also known as "The One
". A common cliche in sci-fi and fantasy. This individual, the "Chosen One" is the sole person chosen by destiny to stop an impending disaster that threatens all life, save the world from a super villian, stop corruption, etc.
Basically, the only person who can save the day. Not their sidekick(s). Not mom. Not Dan. Only them.
Buffy. Frodo. Link. Aang. Neo. Master Chief. All of these people have been the Chosen One at one time or another. Cuz they all saved the day.
A singular person, who is chosen, usually for some special world-saving destiny. It's also a cliche.
Buffy from "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", Link from "The Legend of Zelda" and Prue, Piper, Phoebe and Paige from "Charmed" can all be described as chosen ones.
The main character of Interplay / Black Isle's Post-Nuclear Role Playing Game, Fallout 2
. He/She is the descendant of the Vault Dweller from the first Fallout
, and is charged with a mission to save his/her dying village by searching for a G.E.C.K.
(Garden Eden Creation Kit
), which can restore the village, and pratically replace it with a grand town.
"You are the Chosen One. You must save Arroyo." -Elder of Arroyo
The chosen one is the only person that can save the planet from evil destruction using his combined forces of godliness
Hey you saved the world yesterday you are the chosen one!
Title character in Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2001). Played by Steve Oedekerk, The Chosen one must avenge the death of his family by defeating the Evil Betty/ Master Pain
Killing is wrong. And bad. There should be a new, stronger word for killing. Like badwrong, or badong. Yes, killing is badong. From this moment, I will stand for the opposite of killing: gnodab.
A beautiful soul. Chosen by the gods to be contained in a beautiful body with soft luscious lips and eyes which would melt sulfur dioxide. An Angel on Earth.
Guy 1: Wow That chick is off-the-chain
Guy 2: Damn bro, she must be the chosen one.
A movie/TV show/video game cliche in which a legend says that a character in has been chosen by destiny to preform a task that nobody else can perform. It is the epitome of ultimate power
In The Legend Legend of Zelda, Link is the chosen one.