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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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Lara Croft is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Tomb Raider Franchise
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Samus Aran is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Nintendo Universe
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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
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Princess Zelda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Nintendo Universe, Universe of The Legend of Zelda
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Jill Valentine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Resident Evil: Afterlife, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Resident Evil: Retribution
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Cammy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Street Fighter II V, Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie, Street Fighter
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Tifa Lockhart is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Final Fantasy VII
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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
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Claire Redfield is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Resident Evil: Degeneration, Resident Evil: Extinction, Resident Evil: Afterlife
10
Bayonetta is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Bayonetta Series
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Kitana is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Mortal Kombat
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Mileena is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Mortal Kombat
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Ellie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
shaurya-kapoor added The Last Of Us
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Princess Peach is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Nintendo Universe, Super Mario Universe
15
Ada Wong is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Resident Evil: Retribution, Resident Evil: Damnation, Resident Evil 6
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Clementine is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Clementine Telltale's The Walking Dead
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Commander Shepard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
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Morrigan Aensland is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Darkstalkers Series
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Sonya Blade is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Mortal Kombat
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Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Maggie, Catwoman, Batman: New Times
21
Elena Fisher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Uncharted Series
22
Poison is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Street Fighter, Final Fight
23
Lightning is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
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Mai Shiranui is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Fatal Fury and The King of Fighters series
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Aerith Gainsborough is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Video Game Characters
Final Fantasy Series