[Epic Five] 5 Badass Female Protagonists in Video Games

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Each year, we see more and more video games with female protagonists. Some are badass, some are not. We gather 5 of the amazingly badass female protagonists in video games.

5 Badass Female Protagonists in Video Games

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Most games usually have a male protagonist. It is a very common practice, however, we’ve also seen several games with female protagonists.

The protagonists that are eligible to get this badassery:

  • Has to be the main character, and not a side kick.
  • Not a created character.

1.) Chell (Portal Series)

Chell Portal Series - 5 Badass Female Protagonists in Video Games

Portal 2 is the only Portal game I have played, and I was genuinely shock t learn that the character I am using is a female.

What makes her badass:

  • Her portal gun alone makes her badass.
  • fought a rogue AI twice.
  • Silent

2.) Faith (Mirror’s Edge)

Faith Mirror's Edge - 5 Badass Female ProtagonistsAs long as you can parkour (well), then you are a badass in my book.

What makes her badass:

  • Parkour skills are legendary.
  • Can defend herself pretty well if cornered.
  • Definitely not afraid of heights

3.) Lara Croft (Tomb Raider series)

Lara Croft Tomb Raider - 5 Badass Female protagonistsLara Croft pioneered the female badass protagonists category.

What makes her badass:

  • 11+ games.
  • First Badass Female Protagonist
  • Goes to different areas in the world to search for dangerous tombs
  • fought a T-Rex

4.) Bayonetta (Bayonetta Series)

Bayonetta Bayonetta - 5 badass female protagonistsOh, Bayonetta. If you can fend off heaven and hell armies, then you are ultimate level badass!

What makes her badass:

  • Her hair is her clothes.
  • Fights demons and angels, and absolutely destroys them.
  • Can shoot from her feet.

5.) Clementine (The Walking Dead Season 2)

Clementine The Walking Dead - 5 Badass Female ProtagonistsWhat can I say? Poor innocent girl.

What makes her badass?

  • 11 year old and killing a lot of zombies
  • she has seen it all
  • chopped a woman’s arm

What do you think?

These are some of the badass female protagonists in video games. Do you have any suggestion? Let us know and we will feature them on a new video about this one soon!

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