ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

8 Sexy Outfits of Female Characters in Video Games

Updated on December 15, 2017
poppyr profile image

Poppy is a proofreader and Dragon Age fan. She lives in Tokyo with her husband and likes to spend time reading and playing video games.

Many video games are famous for their great storylines, epic music, exciting gameplay, and sometimes questionably dressed female characters. Whether these are to explore fashion senses or simply lure in male gamers, characters like these have been a huge source of entertainment, conversation, and cosplays for players and gamers all over the world.

This article highlights seven "ridiculously" dressed women from various popular video games, who are well-known for their skimpy clothes, "hotness", and sometimes feisty attitudes.

1. Morrigan (Dragon Age Origins)

Morrigan is a playable character in Dragon Age: Origins (2009), who joins your team fairly early on in the game. It is possible to pursue her personal side-quest, and as with any character in the game, can improve or damage your relationship with her with gifts and dialogue choices.

Due to her sarcasm, shrewdness and rather cold attitude, as well as her revealing outfit, Morrigan quickly became a popular character for all players of Dragon Age. As a mage, Morrigan wears her robes as armour - though I doubt the thin string holding her shirt together does much to block arrows and spears. Still, each to their own. Morrigan dominates a lot of Dragon Age fanart as well as the game's art itself.

Source

2. Claire and Moira (Resident Evil: Revelations 2)

Claire and Moira are the two playable characters in Resident Evil: Revelations 2 on Playstation 4. Both Claire and Barry's campaign include a duo-team, making it fun for co-op play.

Upon achieving certain things in the game, Claire and Moira's bonus costumes can be unlocked - "Urban Ninja" for Moira, and "Rodeo" for Claire. In the classic Japanese style, these outfits are completely unpractical for fighting, and are amusing and sexy to play in.

Source

3. Christie Monteiro (Tekken Series)

Christie first appeared in Tekken 4 (2002), and has appeared in all of the subsequent releases. Christie is the granddaughter of Legendary Capoeira Master, and fights in the King of Iron Fist Tournament in Tekken 6 to save him when he is terminally ill.

It seems to be a favourite of outfit designers to cover not-so-vital parts of the body whilst only barely covering the vitals. Interesting how you'd enter a fighting match in a top like that. Still, who are we to judge?

Christie Monteiro
Christie Monteiro | Source

4. Jeane (Suikoden Series)

Jeane is not a playable character in the Suikoden series (1995-), so I suppose the phrase "how does she fight in that thing?" doesn't really apply here. Still, it's a rather... unique outfit for a shopkeeper.

Jeane doesn't reveal much about herself at all, and is labelled by the Suikoden Wikia as 'mysterious'. It is suggested that she may be immortal, appearing in various worlds and times but appearing not to have aged at all. It is also suggested that she may not be human, as she asks the character Koroku to "keep how you see me a secret".

So if you were a monster, or demon, who could change your appearance... would you dress like this to sell runes in a shop to warriors? Well... why not?

Source

5. Dona | Final Fantasy X

Dona is a unplayable character in Final Fantasy X (2001) and Final Fantasy X-2 (2003). Like the main character, Yuna, Dona is a summoner in Spira, finishing her pilgrimage with her guardian to battle Sin, the nightmarish fiend that roams the world and causes havoc. Dona pops up now and then when she and the main party sometimes meet. Her outfit clearly shows that covering your legs and arms are far more important than fully covering your privates, and another thing - she battles monsters in that?!

Dona travels with her one guardian, Barthello, and often teases Yuna for having many guardians. She is another independent and rather nonchalant character, who, despite her revealing costume, is rather cold towards men in general. Maybe they just like teasing you.

Source

6. Rikku | Final Fantasy X-2

Another Final Fantasy character - this time, Rikku from the sequel of the above game. In Final Fantasy X, Rikku is a fifteen-year-old Alchemist girl wearing basically a suit. In the sequel (2003), however, she seems to have let her hair down completely, fighting in a bikini, a mini skirt, and a scarf - you know, in case she gets cold.

Equipping various dresspheres allows this playable character to change outfits along with abilities. There are two that stuck out for me. Picture 1 shows Rikku in her "everyday" outfit, Thief, which she wears in storyline parts of the game, such as cutscenes. Picture 2 is her as a Berserker, one of the most powerful and useful abilities in the game. What I want to know is how she does all those backflips, high kicks and martial arts wearing some underwear and what appear to be leopard skin Ugg boots. Still - it's a cartoon. Since when did physics and technicalities matter?

Pic 1: Rikku as a Thief
Pic 1: Rikku as a Thief | Source

7. Kainé | Nier

Kainé is one of the most feisty, foul-mouthed video game characters I've ever seen, and yet she's perfectly comfortable wearing barely more than a corset and heels. Amazing how she can run, jump, and stab monsters in that thing.

Kainé is a very popular character in the Nier games (2010), both Gestalt and Replicant, not only due to her crazy clothes, but her toughness, dark secrets, shady past and plot twist.

Nier has one of the best storylines of a game I've ever played, and Kainé (and her outfit) were unforgettable.

Kainé
Kainé | Source

8. Ivy Valentine | Soul Calibur series

Finally, I chose Ivy Valentine from the Soul Calibur series (1999 -) as having one of the most ridiculous outfits of all time. Ivy is a playable character who fights with her spiked chain whip, which appears to have been made with more material than her clothes. Her weapon can also be a sword. Ivy's father is one of the antagonists of the series, and her attitude, similar to Kainé, Morrigan, and Dona, is harsh and sometimes seems cruel.

Ivy is an exceptionally popular character and has been cosplayed many times at various conventions.

Ivy Valentine
Ivy Valentine | Source

So there you have it - eight of the craziest outfits for female video game characters. Got any more suggestions? Comment below.

© 2014 Poppy

Comments

Submit a Comment

  • profile image

    Malachy345 

    2 years ago

    Lolly pop chainsaw also contains impractical outfits for women

  • Link10103 profile image

    Link10103 

    4 years ago

    Out of this list, Kaine is probably my favorite. Obviously for reasons completely unrelated to me being a guy ^.^

    And I do believe I know her plot twist...one anyway.

  • poppyr profile imageAUTHOR

    Poppy 

    4 years ago from Tokyo, Japan

    It was a fun article to write! I had the idea when I was playing Final Fantasy X-2, with both Dona and Rikku in them. I used to play Soul Calibur as a kid and Dragon Age is one of my favourite games. The others took some research. I agree, Ivy is number one by far!

  • JG11Bravo profile image

    JG11Bravo 

    4 years ago

    Ivy undoubtedly belongs at #1 on this list, but I'm sure you had no trouble finding candidates.

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)