Female protagonist

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Player controls apparently female character.

"Apparently female" is there to cover transgenders and non-biological entities tgat would consider themselves to be female. People who think they should be female but appear something else as such do not count for this tag. There's some exceptions to this rule however.

The first Female protagonist video game was released on January 1, 1974.

Sega, Square Enix and Choice of Games published most of these games.

Parent group



Alice, Cotton, Rayne, Cate Archer, Samus Aran, Lara Croft, Catwoman, Ellen Ripley, Buffy, Kagurazaka Yuna, Rosangela Blackwell, Nancy Drew
(view all the 12 "Female protagonist" characters)


Linux 898
Windows 576
Mac OS X 113
PS2 97
GBA 85
PS 59
X360 54
PS3 51
PS4 49
Nintendo DS 45
NES 43
C64 37
GBC 36
Mega Drive 35
Amstrad CPC 29
Apple II E 29
Mac OS Classic 28
ZX Spectrum 27
Xbox 27
Amiga 26
Arcade 26
Xbox One 24
GB 23
Wii 23
Saturn 23
NEC PC9801 21
GameCube 20
PSP 20

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