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1Our Favourite Helpless Video Game Damsels

We’re all about women empowerment, but there’s always the females that need a helping hand.

There’s nothing quite like a female video game character that can kick ass, take names and make the male characters look like absolute fools. But not all female characters got the memo; there are some characters that are just begging to be saved.

I’m talking about the girls and women from video games that are painstakingly helpless. We love them and sometimes we love to hate them. Click through to see our picks of the best video game damsels in distress that we can’t help but save time and time again.

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Becca knew that she would be addicted to video games for the rest of her life when she saw the first pixelated zombie shambling across her TV screen while playing Resident Evil 3. She particularly enjoys being scared, laughing until she cries, or just plain crying while experiencing games. When she isn't playing games she loves spoiling her cat Usagi and eating any kind of sushi she can find.