Courtesy of NetherRealm Studios

Mother’s Day is on the horizon and, to celebrate, has released a list of its top five video games which champion mother characters.   

The warrior mother: Sonya in Mortal Kombat

In Mortal Kombat, a popular series of fighting games, General Sonya Blade commands all operations of the Special Forces, including her daughter Cassie’s team. She fights for what she believes in and deeply cares about the lives of her daughter and comrades.

The selfless mother: Jade in Beyond Good and Evil

Beyond Good and Evil
Courtesy of Ubisoft

In Beyond Good and Evil, an action adventure video game, Jade proves that you do not need to give birth to your child to be considered a mother. She has dedicated her life to protecting and caring for six orphans, using her defensive abilities and street smarts to shelter them at all costs from the DomZ.

The fearless mother: Karen in Through the Woods

Through The Woods
Courtesy of Antagonist

In this Norwegian horror adventure game, the lead character Karen is a widowed mother searching for her missing son. Showing great bravery, she demonstrates just how far a mother is willing to go to save her son.

The protective mother: Badger in Shelter 

Shelter Game
Courtesy of Might and Delight AB

Shelter is a survival video game, which highlights how your mothering instincts will kick in to protect your cubs against any dangers or threats.

The be who you want to be mother: Sims 4 (and Sims 4 Parenthood)

Sims Parenthood
Courtesy of Electronic Arts

Sims 4 is a life simulation video game where you can be anyone you want, so why not be the mother you want to be! Create the perfect family in your eyes (instantly!). 

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