As we celebrate women’s month we couldn’t help but recall just how much the fairer sex has influenced our favourite hobby.
But it’s easy to point to side characters and damsels in distress – what about the the women who can kick butt with the best of them?
Check out the most badass women in gaming:
Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)
Clementine (Telltale’s The Walking Dead)
Sarah Kerrigan (Starcraft)
Jade (Beyond Good and Evil)
Samus Aran (Metroid Series)
Alyx Vance (Half-Life)
Ellie (The Last of Us)
Bonnie Macfarlane (Red Dead Redemption)
Who do you think the most badass woman in gaming is? Let us know in the comments below and in our forums.