What makes a female character protagonist? Video game as change over the years and lots of games now making female leads.
8. ZELDA : Legend Of Zelda
Zelda is the lead of the franchise , however she was never the one saving the day. She was the damsel in distress waiting for link to save her ( the main character). She is the princess that usually get herself in some dangerous situation.
7. Lara Croft : Tomb Raider
This is a popular franchise and has many series to enjoy. She is more than just a strong well dressed female but a young woman who makes mistake, risk taker, learn and grow and become a better version of herself.
6. Uncharted: Lost Legacy
5 . Aurora : Child Of Light
Aurora a young lost girl found herself in a fairy tale book after dealing with the death of her mother. This female protagonist is dealing with the struggle of her own depression. A strong female actively fighting the darkness in her head.
4. JILL VALENTINE : Resident Evil
She will always be on top of her game for exterminating zombies. She was there from the start and she is the franchise leading lady.
2. FAITH CONNORS : Mirror’s Edge
1. Aloy : Horizon Zero Dawn
in a Post-apocalyptic world, Aloy must discover who she is while conquering the land.