11 badass game characters who should be wimps

Meet gaming’s most deceptively tough geeks, weaklings and office workers

Being a surprising badass in: Uncharted series

A TV journalist who rocks a tight-fitting tanktop better than any other hack we care to think of, Elena is one of gaming’s strongest female leads. Assured and intelligent, she’s not only a perfect romantic foil for Nathan Drake, she’s also a crack shot. As comfortable handling a 45 caliber pistol as she is fact-checking stories, she’s the ultimate badass roving reporter. And here we were thinking all journos were like us: handless with everything but a pad and afraid of natural sunlight.

The wimpy version

The wimpy version

The wimpy version

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