The bad guys in the James Bond movies have become pretty corporate and watered down these days. That chump of a poker player from Casino Royale could only cry blood for tears. That's a an evil power these days? Back in the 70s bad guys may not have been as ruthless as a Fortune 100 executive (the ones in real life) but they more than made up for it with style and intimidation.
This look at Activision's 007 Legends should make clear what we're talking about here. Your favorite dental experiment, Jaws, use to bite power lines like it they were candy. Sounds like something that will translate nicely to video games.