Female Protagonist tag
Tag created in June 2017
Female Protagonist's popularity amongst developers
This graph shows games released over the years with the Female Protagonist tag and the percentage they represent. The number of releases gives an appreciation of the quantity of games published each year. It often tends to increase naturally, just like the total amount of Steam games released.
The percentage, on the other hand, gives a better view of the trend a tag follows. It shows if, in proportion, the Female Protagonist tag is getting more or less popular. The Review chart will tell us if this trend is a good thing (i.e. players interest is increasing, tag is undercrowded) or if it's the opposite.
The Female Protagonist game tag peaked in 2022 with 961 games released. The tag's popularity is in a range between 0.37% in 2010 and 1.2% in 2014.
Bear in mind that 2023 is not over yet. The number of releases will continue to increase, but the percentage is already a good estimate of things to come.
Female Protagonist's popularity amongst players
On this chart, you can see the reviews for games associated with the Female Protagonist tag, both as count and as a percentage of all Steam reviews, and the value for an average game. Note that if the chart is cluttered, you can always deactivate some lines by clicking on the legend.
The review count gives a view of the sheer amount of reviews a tag receives, but it also follows the popularity of Steam itself. That is why the normalized value as a percentage of all Steam reviews is often more interesting, as it gives you the popularity trend for Female Protagonist tag games.
A standard game associated with this tag received on average between 61 (2010) and 495 (2014) reviews. Bear in mind that it is the average, and it can be strongly influenced by extreme values, like the release of a very popular game with this tag.
The reviews per game as a percentage of the average show that games in the Female Protagonist tag received between 76% (2014) and 168% (2010) reviews compared to other tags.
Price of games tagged with Female Protagonist
This graph displays the evolution of the Female Protagonist tag's games price in USD over the years, and the percentage of free to play games in this tag. Don't forget that a price should slowly increase year-on-year just to keep up with inflation.
The median game price was at its lowest in 2009 at 6.99$, and peaked in 2010 at 12.49$. The percentage of free to play peaked in 2020 at 11%, and bottomed in 2022 at 1%.
Positive reviews ratio for Female Protagonist, per language
This chart shows an aggregated Steam rating for all the Female Protagonist tag games, classed by language. It helps estimate how different audiences judge a game with this tag. A lower rating doesn't always mean that the audience doesn't enjoy that particular tag, as some cultures tend to always give lower scores. But it will affect a game's rating nonetheless.
The best rating for Female Protagonist games is 94% for the Romanian audience, and the worst is 80% for the Japanese audience.
In Blade Kitten, join Kit Ballard as she explores the mysterious world of Hollow Wish to hunt down rogue mechs and soft targets.
|2.99||82.5%||May 22, 2014|
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|19.99||90.5%||Dec 20, 2016|
|Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae|
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|9.99||81%||Mar 10, 2014|
|Spirited Heart Deluxe|
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|19.99||45.1%||May 29, 2014|
|Chronicles of Teddy|
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|14.99||69.2%||Apr 2, 2015|
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|6.99||70.9%||Feb 27, 2015|
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|0.99||68.8%||Sep 15, 2015|
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|6.99||93.5%||Apr 14, 2016|
|A Kiss For The Petals - Remembering How We Met|
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|7.99||93.9%||Sep 25, 2015|
|Cally's Caves 3|
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|6.99||82.4%||Jan 5, 2016|
|Flowers -Le volume sur printemps-|
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|19.99||94.9%||Aug 17, 2016|
|Nurse Love Addiction|
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|39.99||92.9%||Jul 7, 2016|
|Gray Skies, Dark Waters|
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|4.99||86.4%||Jun 9, 2017|
|The Falconers: Moonlight|
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|9.99||87.9%||Apr 18, 2017|
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|3.99||90.2%||Jul 13, 2018|
|Save Our Souls - Episode I|
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|6.99||29.7%||Mar 12, 2017|
A fantastic Shooting Game Music.
|0.99||94.1%||May 4, 2017|
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|8.99||42.7%||Jul 3, 2017|
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|19.99||95.1%||Mar 30, 2018|
|Starlight of Aeons|
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|4.99||85.4%||Dec 8, 2017|
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|9.99||91.7%||Dec 8, 2017|
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|14.99||93.2%||Aug 12, 2019|
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|29.99||92.3%||May 8, 2018|
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|9.99||87.7%||May 16, 2018|