Tag: female

Somehow, These Beautiful Women Dressed As Games Characters We Loved When We Were Kids Make Us Feel Kinda Wobbly


*+-Green Hill Zone, anyone? These ladies cosplaying as Sonic and Tails bring so many thoughts to mind. Tifa Lockhart. .. the only word that can express this is    Jill Valentine. Making zombie hunting look sexy since 1996.      Cannon Spike. Cannon Spike. Spinning birdie kick… Chun Li and Cammy.   Well clearly this… Read more »

1 Bayonetta | Best Female Games Characters


*+-  Bayonetta is the most empowered of all female games characters and number 1 in our list of the best female games protagonists of all time.   1 Bayonetta, The Best Female Games Protagonist   In our list of the best female games protagonists we’ve covered all sorts of characters. Some were intelligent, like Kate Walker… Read more »

2: Kate Walker from Syberia


*+- Kate Walker from Syberia is one of the lesser-well-known characters in our list, but her story and strength of character sees her at number 2.  2: Kate Walker from Syberia Kate Walker from Syberia is a lawyer who is assigned a mission to France to oversee the financial take-over of a company. She soon gets… Read more »

4 Chun Li From Street Fighter | Best Female Games Characters


*+- Chun Li from Street Fighter is the best female games character in any fighting game.  4: Chun Li from Street Fighter When Street Fighter 2 game on the scene with it’s amazing (for the time) eight different playable characters, Chun Li captured the heart of fighting game fans around the world. Chun Li is one… Read more »

6 Commander Shepard from Mass Effect | Best Female Characters

*+- The female Commander Shepard from Mass Effect earns our respect because. . . well, it’s hard NOT to respect the woman who save the universe, right?   6: Commander Shepard from Mass Effect It’s not easy saving the entire universe, but Mass Effects female Commander Shepard is up to the challenge. Though the majority of… Read more »

7 Samus Aran Metroid | Best Female Protagonists in games

*+- Samus Aran from Metroid is Nintendo’s strongest leading lady and a great female game protagonist.    7: Samus Aran from Metroid  Original, Nintendo hadn’t expected Samus Aran from Metroid to be a female character. Back in the early 90s, sexism was even worse than it is today, with strong games characters almost invariably being male… Read more »

8 Lara Croft Tomb Raider | Positive Female Games Characters


*+- Lara Croft from Tomb Raider might be one of gaming’s most attractive female characters, but she’s also one of the most positive   Tomb Raider’s Lara Croft: Sexy AND A Role Model Lara Croft is one of those truly exceptional games characters who manages to be both sexy and a positive representation of women. There… Read more »

9: Hildegard Von Krone from Soul Calibur | Female Protagonists


*+- Hildegard Von Krone from Soul Calibur is one of those all too rare characters that show that female protagonists don’t need to be highly sexualised in order to work.    Hildegard Von Krone: the 9th best female protagonist Soul Calibur has been blames of been sexist (little surprise given the inflated breasts of Eve on… Read more »

Best Games with Female Protagonists

*+-Though games with female protagonists are not as commonplace as their male counterparts, there still are many fantastic female games characters. Gaming, of course, is often viewed as being highly sexist. Most of the times in games, women are viewed as sex objects, which is a sad fact and has been the case for many… Read more »