The Best Female Video Game Characters for Gay Players

LGBT video game players have long gravitated to female avatars for their outside status (just ask Looking's Patrick). Here are the fiercest feminist stars to ever rock a Sega Genesis.


BY Patrick Yacco

February 07 2014 11:42 AM ET

Valkyrie, Gauntlet 
In the early days of arcade games, there were few options for female characters. However, the creators of Gauntlet were sure to include a least one warrior woman. While there wasn't much in terms of backstory, no dungeon-exploring team was complete without this sword-wielding blond beauty.

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