Stereotypes in video games are still found in rampant abundance, even in these more, supposed, self-aware days.

Tired tropes are the unfortunate result of lazy plotting at best, and at worst, are intentionally pointed commentary on race and gender. We've seen it a million times before, and we'll probably see it a million times more before any real change becomes apparent. Games like The Last of Us, and the upcoming Transistor, are doing their part to change gender norms in games, and for that we are grateful.

Here is our list of 15 Video Game Stereotypes We're Sick of Seeing Recycled

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