Total Nerd The Best Female Video Game Characters  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest female video game characters ever.

Ever wondered who the greatest female video game character of all time is? Is it Chun Li or Samus Aran? See who are the fan favorite female gaming protagonists beflow.  Women video game characters aren't just damsels in distress or femme fatales, they are taking center stage as the main playable character in many games like Tomb Raider or a strong female supporting character in other games like Mass Effect 2. Actually, a few of them are probably femme fatales because they kick the butts of so many men.

Who are the best female videogame characters? A playable female character like Faith from Mirror's Edge? A damsel in distress like Princess Peach? Or maybe just an interesting side character, like Red Dead Redemption's Bonnie MacFarlane? Feel free to use this girls in video games list to start a list of your favorite chick game characters or sexiest female characters in video games. Which one of these "girl video game characters" is your favorite of all the video game female characters?
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1
3,532 2,085
Samus Aran is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Nintendo Universe
2
3,903 2,280
Lara Croft is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Tomb Raider Franchise
3
2,484 1,528
Chun-Li is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Street Fighter II V, Street Fighter Alpha, Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li
4
2,896 1,777
Princess Zelda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Nintendo Universe, Universe of The Legend of Zelda
5
1,508 1,630
Cammy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Street Fighter II V, Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie, Street Fighter
6
2,398 1,664
Jill Valentine is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Resident Evil: Afterlife, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Resident Evil: Retribution
7
2,313 1,513
Tifa Lockhart is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Final Fantasy VII
8
2,204 1,327
Harley Quinn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Batman: The Animated Series, Birds of Prey, Batman: New Times
9
1,785 994
Ellie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
shaurya-kapoor added The Last Of Us
10
1,726 1,270
Bayonetta is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Bayonetta Series
11
1,541 1,539
Princess Peach is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Nintendo Universe, Super Mario Universe
12
1,515 1,299
Claire Redfield is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Resident Evil: Degeneration, Resident Evil: Extinction, Resident Evil: Afterlife
13
1,486 1,056
Kitana is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Mortal Kombat
14
1,938 1,383
Mileena is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Mortal Kombat
15
1,288 1,022
Clementine is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Clementine Telltale's The Walking Dead
16
1,930 1,344
Ada Wong is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Resident Evil: Retribution, Resident Evil: Damnation, Resident Evil 6
17
1,229 1,267
Sonya Blade is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Mortal Kombat
18
1,218 1,109
Morrigan Aensland is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Darkstalkers Series
19
1,326 794
Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Maggie, Catwoman, Batman: New Times
20
1,352 1,029
Commander Shepard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
21
907 1,034
Elena Fisher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Uncharted Series
22
1,140 1,318
Poison is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Street Fighter, Final Fight
23
991 729
Lightning is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
24
782 846
Mai Shiranui is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Fatal Fury and The King of Fighters series
25
951 846
Ivy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Soul Series