- In Diablo I, Wirt is a peg-legged boy who sells rare items in the town of Tristram. He lost his leg in a demon attack.
- In Diablo II, an item called "Wirt's Leg" can be taken from his body. This item can be used to open the Secret Cow Level.
- In Warcraft III, there is a boss in the final alliance level called The Butcher. He drops an item called .