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Top 10 Video Game Female Protagonists

Top 10 Video Game Female Protagonists
Ladies in gaming

Gaming is a more welcoming hobby for women than it's ever been, but there's still a relative dearth of female protagonists in video games. Unless you're playing a game that lets you create your own characters, like "Mass Effect" or "Saints Row IV," finding a woman as a leading lady rather than a sidekick (however charismatic or important to the story she may be) is a rarity. Female protagonists do exist, though, and they've starred in some exceptional games. Here are 10 wonderful women who led the way for the next generation of video game heroines.

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    Anonymous , August 20, 2013 9:40 AM
    even though she shares the playable protagonist role with two others, one of my favorite video game characters of all time is Laverne from Day of the Tentacle. One of the few really genuinely insane female characters who's character isn't based on her looks or status as "female" at all - she's pure comedy. Pure, dark, sociopathic comedy. Her default response line for using her scalpel on un-usable objects will never leave my mind: "I can't, my therapist and I have an agreement."
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