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The Most Popular LGBTQIA+ Video Game Characters Of All Time

We are ranking the best and most popular LGBTQIA+ video game characters of all time! The LGBTQ representation in video games has grown exponentially over the previous decades. Publishers and developers are pushing harder and harder than ever to include LGBTQ characters in video games to ensure that everyone from every walk of life feels and is properly seen. Everything from gay video game characters, bisexual video game characters, trans video game characters, and every walk of LGBTQ video game characters are included in meaningful and important ways in the industry.

These aren't just specifically aimed as the best LGBTQ games anymore, but instead focus on telling some of the most heartfelt, important, and frankly best stories in video game history. Some of the biggest and most well regarded franchises like Dragon Age, Mass Effect, The Last of Us, Cyberpunk and Assassin's Creed all showcase wonderful characters who are in the LGBTQ community, without pigeonholing them into stereotypical roles, and allow them to just be individuals. 

Vote up the best and most popular LGBTQ video game characters of all time, and be sure to check out the best black video game characters of all time!

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  • Testament
    1
    Guilty Gear, Guilty Gear X, Guilty Gear XX
    • Characters by Series: Guilty Gear
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Non-Binary

  • Parvati Holcomb
    2
    The Outer Worlds
    • Characters by Series: The Outer Worlds
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Biromantic asexual

  • Tanya
    3
    Mortal Kombat 11, Mortal Kombat X, Mortal Kombat
    • Characters by Series: Mortal Kombat
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Alexandra "Alex" Chen
    4
    Life is Strange: True Colors
    • Characters by Series: Life is Strange
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Dorian Pavus
    5
    Dragon Age: Inquisition
    • Characters by Series: Dragon Age
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Gay

  • Max Caulfield
    6
    Life is Strange
    • Characters by Series: Life is Strange
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Potentially lesbian, or bisexual due to player's choice

  • Chloe Price
    7
    Life is Strange
    • Characters by Series: Life is Strange
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Lesbian

  • Leliana
    8
    Dragon Age: II, Dragon Age: Origins, Dragon Age: Inquisition
    • Characters by Series: Dragon Age
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Anders
    9
    Dragon Age: Origins, Dragon Age Origins: Awakening, Dragon Age II
    • Characters by Series: Dragon Age
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Claire Russell
    10
    Cyberpunk 2077
    • Characters by Series: Cyberpunk
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Transgender

  • Alexios and Kassandra
    11
    Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Assassin's Creed Valhalla
    • Characters by Series: Assassin's Creed
    • Gender: Male/Female

    Sexual Orientation: Potentially lesbian, gay, or bisexual due to player's choice

  • Cremisius Aclassi
    12
    Dragon Age: Inquisition
    • Characters by Series: Dragon Age
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Transgender

  • Eagle
    13
    Street Fighter, Capcom vs. SNK 2, Street Fighter Alpha 3 Upper
    • Characters by Series: Street Fighter
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Gay

  • Morrigan Aensland
    14
    Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors, Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes, Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds
    • Characters by Series: Darkstalkers, Marvel vs. Capcom
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Juri Han
    15
    Street Fighter IV
    • Characters by Series: Street Fighter
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • V
    16
    Cyberpunk 2077
    • Characters by Series: Cyberpunk
    • Gender: Male/Female

    Sexual Orientation: Potentially lesbian, gay, or bisexual due to player's choice

  • Birdo
    17
    Super Mario Bros 2, Mario Party, Super Mario Strikers
    • Characters by Series: Mario Series, Mario & Sonic series, Sonic the Hedgehog,
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Transgender

  • Rachel Amber
    18
    Life is Strange
    • Characters by Series: Life is Strange
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Zevran Aranai
    19
    Dragon Age: Origins, Dragon Age II, Dragon Age Inquisition
    • Characters by Series: Dragon Age
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Mileena
    20
    Mortal Kombat 11, Mortal Kombat X, Mortal Kombat II
    • Characters by Series: Mortal Kombat
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Bisexual

  • Athena
    21
    Borderlands, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, Tales from the Borderlands
    • Characters by Series: Borderlands
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Lesbian

  • Lev
    22
    The Last of Us Part II
    • Characters by Series: The Last of Us
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Transgender

  • The Inquisitor
    23
    Dragon Age: Inquisition
    • Characters by Series: Dragon Age
    • Gender: Male/Female

    Sexual Orientation: Potentially lesbian, gay, or bisexual due to player's choice

  • Judy Alvarez
    24
    Cyberpunk 2077
    • Characters by Series: Cyberpunk
    • Gender: Female

    Sexual Orientation: Lesbian

  • Kerry Eurodyne
    25
    Cyberpunk 2077
    • Characters by Series: Cyberpunk
    • Gender: Male

    Sexual Orientation: Gay