The Best Female Video Game Characters for Gay Players
BY Patrick Yacco
February 07 2014 12:42 PM ET
Samus Aran, Metroid
Samus is now the proud hero of one of the longest-running video game series, but '80s fans were stunned to learn that an alien-fighting soldier turned out to be a woman (she took off her suit at the end of the first game and was wearing a bikini). Not surprisingly, Samus Aran has returned to space numerous times to take on threats from across the galaxy and there's no sign of her stopping any time soon.
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