With video games rapidly becoming a worldwide phenomenon, it's no surprise that some of the world's most famous stars are in on the fun. Video games aren't just geared towards kids, or nerdy guys living in their parent's basement anymore. They are loved, appreciated, and treasured by people of all ages, races, and genders. It truly warms the heart to see a well-known actor, model, or athlete openly admit to being an avid gamer in their spare time. Celebrities will, more often than not, come up with secret gamer tags to play online with some of their biggest fans. Some of them even have clans set up specifically for their fellow famous friends. See? Celebrities aren't too different from everybody else! Well, minus the money, fame, and good looks of course. In fact, some of the most attractive people alive today have an active interest in gaming. That's good news for the nerd community.
There's never been a better time to be into gaming, and guys have never had a better chance of finding their own personal tech savvy Princess Peach. In a time where pretty girls get paid to stream themselves playing our favorite games, guys simply need to click a mouse to watch their favorite girls kicking butt. Gamer girls have made their way into some of the best movies, tv shows, and streaming sites around the world. People would never guess that some of these lovely ladies are actually hard-core gamers!
25 Jessica Nigri
Jessica Nigri is a world famous cosplayer that made her rise to fame back in 2009 at San Diego Comic Con with her 'adult' rendition of Pikachu. She was born August 5, 1989, in Phoenix Arizona. Her cosplay catalog is full of taboo renditions the gaming industry's most iconic characters like: Tanooki Mario, Harley Quinn, Link, Freddy Kruger, and Fox McCloud. She has also made appearances as a slew of Star Wars characters ranging from Ewoks to evil Sith Lords. Jessica took her cosplaying career to the next level in 2012 when she started acting as a spokesmodel for big game franchises like Assassin's Creed, and Lollipop Chainsaw.
24 Morgan Webb
Some people may recognize this lovely lady from G4's X-Play with Adam Sessler from back in 2003, and Attack of the Show from back in 2005. She also was a writer for FHM (For Him Magazine) where she contributed her own column, "Tips from the Gaming Goddess," and runs her own tech blog dubbed, WebbAlert. Morgan Webb is a Los Angeles born actress, and producer that was born on October 5, 1978.
This beauty has been off the market since 2006, when she tied the knot with her present husband, author Rob Reid. Morgan admits to growing up playing on her Atari system, and later playing games like The Legend of Zelda and Phantasy Star. Webb rightfully earned her spot in FHM's The 100 Sexiest Women in the World article three years in a row, and was even offered a nude photo shoot for Playboy.
23 Lia Shelesh (SSSniperwolf)
Lia Shelesh, more commonly known as "SSSniperwolf," is being dubbed one of the hottest YouTube streamers, and cosplayers around today. Lia was born on October 22, 1992, in Britain, and proceeded to move to the United States when she was six years old. She currently lives in Arizona where she continues her online career Lia is typically found streaming gameplay videos for hit titles like: Destiny, Overwatch, Grand Theft Auto, Halo, Metal Gear Solid, and Borderlands.
She currently has over three million subscribers to her channel, with good reason. Not only is she a talented gamer, she is absolutely gorgeous. One of her most popular cosplay appearances is as Overwatch's Tracer. It's no secret why it's so popular, but she also runs a lesser-known YouTube channel she calls, Little Lia. The side channel is made up mostly of her and her hobbies like: baking decorating, and cosplay.
22 Michelle Rodriguez
Michelle Rodriguez is known for her work in big titles like: Fast and Furious, Avatar, Resident Evil, and LOST. Mayte Michelle Rodriguez was born on July 12, 1978, in San Antonio, Texas. She had a rough start, being expelled from five different schools, and ultimately dropping out of high school to earn her GED. Not long after leaving high school, she went on to pursue what would become an extremely successful acting career.
What most people don't know is Michelle is an avid gamer. She is a big fan of the Call of Duty franchise, especially Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Michelle blames her brother for her video game fascination, as he was very into them growing up. She was even quoted saying "Im not a big fan of fantasy stuff, but if you give me a first man shooter, I really get turned on."
21 Adrianne Curry
Adrianne Curry is an Italian-American beauty that made her first big appearance as the first winner of America's Next Top Model. Her modeling career has been very successful, making it to 2008 Playboy's Top 25 Sexiest Women, as well as, Maxim's Top 100 Sexiest Women.
Adrianne is an avid gamer and cosplayer, being regarded as one of 2014's Top 10 Most Popular Cosplayers. Some of her most popular cosplay appearances were as characters like: Catwoman, Princess Leia, and Cheetara from Thundercats. Adrianne is currently an active streamer on Twitch, and regularly streams gameplay videos from popular PC titles like World of Warcraft. She can also be found on PSN's reality gaming series "The Tester."
20 Gemma Atkinson
Gemma Atkinson is an English actress and model most well-known for her roles as Lisa Hunter on Hollyoaks, and Carly Hope on Emmerdale. She was born in Bury, Greater Manchester on November 16, 1984. In addition to roles on television, Atkinson made appearances in the British horror films Airborne and 13Hrs. Gemma also starred in the 2013, 3D remake of Night of the Living Dead. Her incredible appearance served her well in her modeling career, as she managed to land photoshoots for the magazines: FHM, Loaded, Maxim, and Zoo.
Gemma finally got a chance to star as a female military officer in Command and Conquer: Red Alert 3. Atkinson was quoted saying, "I'm a gamer and the chance to act in this game was an opportunity I was really keen to explore- especially as Eva is such a strong, female character. She also states that some of her favorite franchises are Tomb Raider, and Call of Duty.
19 Rosario Dawson
Rosario Dawson has more than earned her title as one of the hottest celebrity gamers the world has ever known. Not just for her superior looks, but the work she has done for the industry is phenomenal. Dawson is a Puerto Rican-American producer, actress, and comic book writer born on May 9, 1979, in New York City.
She currently plays Claire Temple, a night-nurse that inadvertently finds herself responsible for taking care of the heroes in Netflix's Marvel Universe, including: Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist, and The Defenders. Rosario is an activist for female gamers everywhere, and was quoted saying, "There are so many female gamers out there and they have the right to be able to play in every single mode of a game that they love and be badass just as themselves, as a female."
18 Zooey Deschanel
Zooey Deschanel is an American actress, singer-songwriter born on January 17, 1980, in Los Angeles California. She quickly gained a reputation as a beautiful, comedy queen after starring in hit films like: Yes Man, The Good Girl, (500) Days of Summer, Elf, and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Zooey currently stars as the main character, Jessica Christopher Day, in the hit comedy television series New Girl, which she also produces.
Along with her acting career, she is also proficient with keyboard, percussion, banjo, and ukulele, as well as, an avid video gamer. Deschanel has had a lifelong addiction to The Legend of Zelda, and was quoted saying, "I had to, as sort of a show of willpower, give away my Super Nintendo machine because I was so obsessed with Zelda." Her beautiful looks, cute personality, and obsession with The Legend of Zelda makes her any gamer guy's dream girl.
17 Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz is an American actress, producer, comedian, and model born on August 30, 1972, in San Diego, California. Diaz is famous for her memorable rolls in hit films like: The Mask, What Happens in Vegas, There's Something About Mary, Bad Teacher, and The Green Hornet.
What some people don't know is Cameron is a huge video gamer. She loves MMORPGs like World of Warcraft, and was even set to play Sonia in the movie adaptation of Mortal Kombat back in 1995. Sadly, she suffered an injury and wasn't able to play the role. It's a shame she suffered an injury, as it would've made fans worldwide smile to see Cameron Diaz in that revealing Sonia outfit.
16 Felicia Day
Nobody on the list is more of a gamer than Felicia Day. She is an American actress, singer, writer, and internet sensation famous for her web series, The Guild. The hit web series is lightly based on her, and her life as a gamer. Felicia's character, Codex, is the leader of her local MMORPG guild, and the plot focuses on on the guild's virtual adventures together.
Soon after the completion of The Guild, Felicia went on to create yet another web mini-series based on the video game Dragon Age dubbed Dragon Age: Redemption. Her role in the video game world doesn't end there. She was a voice actor in the game Fallout: Los Vegas (staring as Veronica Santangelo), and is also known for her roles as Vi in Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
15 Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera is famous for many things. She is an actress, singer, songwriter, and television personality. An American beauty born and raised in New York City, Christina was discovered at a very early age when she fist appeared on The Mickey Mouse Club. She managed to earn five Grammy's, one Latin Grammy, and a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame over the span of her extremely successful music career.
Her albums went on to sell over 50 thousand copies worldwide, but most people don't know that Aguilera is also an avid gamer. Christina is a huge fan of old school arcade games like Donkey Kong, Super Mario Bros, and Galaga, so much so that she even has them all in her own personal home arcade.
Rihanna is a beautiful actress, singer-songwriter born and raised in Barbados. After sending in some demo tapes, Rihanna managed to land a shot in front of Jay-Z, who immediately signed her on with his label, Def Jam Records. She then released multiple hit singles, and ultimately went on to win eight Grammy's, 12 American Music Awards, and 12 Billboard Music Awards, as well as, becoming a worldwide sex symbol and fashion icon. Rihanna stated that she was heavily influenced by famous artists like: Bob Marley, Janet Jackson, and Beyonce. As if people didn't already have enough reason to love Rihanna, she is also a lover of video games. Rihanna has been seen sporting Hitman attire, and has been seen playing Halo on her Xbox 360 from time to time.
13 Mila Kunis
Mila Kunis has been the first crush of many guys since her debut as Jackie Burkhart on That 70's Show, but is just as well known for her voice acting roll as Meg Griffin in the animated series Family Guy. She was born August 14, 1983, in Ukraine, and later moved with her family to Los Angeles.
Mila Kunis is a huge World of Warcraft fan, and video game addict in general. She stated that cold turkey was the only way she could stop gaming, although she ultimately ended up using Call of Duty: Black Ops as a crutch to aid in weening off World of Warcraft. She admitted that if someone played on the same server as her in the height of her addiction, then they probably played with her at some point, as she was constantly playing. As well as voicing Meg Griffen, she also played a part in the creation of the Family Guy video game franchise.
12 Jenny McCarthy
Jenny McCarthy is an American actress, model, television host, author, and screenwriter born on November 1, 1972. Her career took off when she first posed as a nude model for Playboy in 1993, and was later named Playmate of the Year. After her career as a playmate, she went on to co-host the MTV dating show Singled Out, and later starred in a few movies like Scream 3 and Diamonds.
She even did a little bit of work in the video game industry, playing the voice for the character Agent Tanya in Command and Conquer: Red Alert 3. McCarthy's love of video games began at the age of eight with a Pac-Man obsession, and a serious one at that. She even "I even made my own Atari glove because I had blisters all over my hand from playing Pac-Man."
11 Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster has a reputation for being the best actress of her generation. She was born on November 19, 1962, in Los Angeles, California and started her career very early as a child model. In her adult acting career, she managed to win Academy Awards for her role in Silence of the Lambs and The Accused.
What most people don't know is that she is also a director, working on episodes from the hit Netflix series Orange is the New Black, and House of Cards. Age is just a number when it comes to Jodie, as she is a huge fan of Guitar Hero. Foster states on multiple occasions that, despite having no musical talent, she still loves to rock out with her kids on the hit music game.
10 Aisha Tyler
Aisha Tyler is a versatile writer, director, producer, comedian, actress, and talk show host. She is most easily recognized from her appearances as Andrea Marino in Ghost Whisper, but what most people don't know is she also voices Lana Kane in the animated comedy series Archer.
Aisha is very open about her love of video games. The love for gaming was instilled in her as a child playing arcade games like Donkey Kong, but she does play more modern games of all kinds. She has even hosted Ubisoft's E3 repeatedly. Tyler was quoted saying "I go to E3 each year because I love video games. Because new titles still get me high. Love wearing my gamer pride on my sleeve. People ask me what console I play. Motherf***** all of them! I play because I love it."
9 Jania Gavankar
Jania Gavankar is a true American beauty. A talented actress and musician, she has been active in a multitude of television hits. Gavankar is known for her roles as shapeshifter Luna Garza from True Blood, McKenna Hall on Arrow, and Diana Thomas in FOX's Sleepy Hollow. Jania even voices the character Amita in Far Cry 4. Gavankar has co-hosted, as well as, appeared on G4's Attack of the Show and X-Play on more than one occasion. She is highly proficient on the piano, percussion, and with vocals, but her best talent of all? She can kick serious butt in Rock Band. Yes, Jania is openly a super gamer. She also enjoys spending hours playing Portal and Assassin's Creed.
8 Beyonce Knowles
Beyonce Knowles is one of, if not the most valuable woman in the world. Knowles made her first appearance in Destiny's Child back in the late 1990s, and after breaking off to start a solo career, went on to release a multitude of hit singles like: "Irreplaceable," "Beautiful Liar," and "Single Ladies." She went on to pursue an acting career, appearing in movies like Pink Panther and Obsessed. Beyonce made an appearance in a commercial for the game Rhythm Heaven, and with good reason. She is a big Nintendo fan with an affinity for games like Super Mario Bros. and Tetris, as well as Rock Band and Guitar Hero. Who would've guessed that Beyonce would be such a video game fan?
7 Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian is an actress, model, television personality, and one of the most iconic women on the planet right now. After the scandal caused by the leak of her and Ray J in the bedroom, the reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians was born. While most guys aren't big fans of the television series, they can't deny her impeccable beauty. It's hard to say exactly what she is famous for, besides being famous, but people just seem to enjoy following her personal life on social media. What most people don't know is Kim does indeed have an affinity for video games. Rumor has it that current husband Kanye West has gotten Kim into video games, especially Call of Duty. It is hard to say if her new love of video games is a front to impress her husband, but let's just give her the benefit of the doubt.
6 Megan Fox
It wasn't long after the release of the first Transformers flick back in 2007 directed by Michael Bay that Megan Fox's popularity skyrocketed. Every teenage boy in the world knew who Megan Fox was. She later appeared in the Transformers sequel, as well as, the dark comedy Jennifer's Body. Megan Fox has made many modeling appearances in popular magazines like FHM and Maxim, and has been dubbed one of the most gorgeous women of her generation.
Fox is a big video game fan and states that she grew up playing her Super Nintendo on a daily basis. She stated that currently some of her favorite games to play are Uncharted and Halo. Megan even an appearance in a video game of her own as the character Amelia Delthanis in Stormfall: Rise of Balur. She recently stated in an interview that if she could have it her way, she would star as Kitana in a live-action Mortal Kombat movie.
5 Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba has been awarded time and time again for her incredible beauty, winning titles like: No. 1 on Maxim's Hot 100 list, Playboy's 25 Sexiest Celebrities, and FHM's 2007's Sexiest Woman in the World. Though she is so well-known for her stunning physical appearance, she is adamant about not being taken advantage of for it.
As if that wasn't enough reason to respect her, she is an avid video gamer. In regards to the way games are today, Alba stated, "I grew up playing games like Bomberman and Pac-Man, Super Mario Bros and Zelda, where you just had this little guy who could barley walk and the music was like doot...doot..doot. Now the game characters look like people moving around." Today Alba still plays games on her Wii, and even brought her Nintendo DS with her on the set of Fantastic Four: The Silver Surfer.
4 Kaitlin Ouillette (StrwbryshrtKate)
Kaitlin Ouillette, otherwise known as StrwbryshrtKate, first gained notoriety when she managed to win Maxim's Gamer Girl contest back in 2012, as well as, being one of the winners of Dr. Pepper's Ultimate Gaming House. She continues to pursue her gaming career, producing regular blogs, reviews, chats, and live streams.
Kaitlin is currently working with both Astro, and Virgin Gaming. Not only is she a total gamer girl, but Kaitlin is also an active musician, playing piano and singing. She openly admits to caring as much about her hair as she does gaming, and she cares about gaming a great deal.
3 Ronda Rousey
Ronda Rousey is a beautiful, kick-ass UFC champion and Olympic bronze medal winner in judo, as well as, actress and model. After gaining a huge fan following as the bantamweight champion, she went on to star in big action films like Furious 7, The Expendables 3, and Entourage. Most people don't realize that she is also a super gamer.
When she was a kid, she was the moderator of her very one Pokemon forum. She states that when she wasn't playing Pokemon, she was playing games like The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Jak and Daxter, Mortal Kombat. Rousey's love of video games doesn't end there, as she is also into MMORPG games, especially World of Warcraft ,where she plays as a Night Elf Hunter.
2 Frag Dolls
The Frag Dolls were a professional gamer team of all girls created to help promote the gaming company, Ubisoft. While the American Frag Dolls were the first, their popularity spawned the creation of British, and French teams. The idea began as an advertisement on Craigslist, and it wasn't long after its creation before seven beauties stepped up to the plate. Many other members came and went over the years, but the team wasn't the same after 2011 when two of the original girls, Rhoulette and Brookelyn, ultimately retired.
The girl's main goal was to change the image of female gamers around the world, and to help promote more female friendly gaming. The Frag Dolls set up a sub-group they dubbed the "Cadettes." The purpose of the sub-group was to create internships for women interested in working for the gaming industry. The group was ultimately disbanded for good on May 29, 2015.
1 Olivia Munn
It's no surprise that Olivia Munn is regarded as one of the hottest celebrity gamer girl the world has ever known. Olivia made her first big television appearance as a cohost on G4's hit series Attack of the Show, and later went on to star as Psylocke in the movie X-Men: Apocalypse. Munn is the woman of every gamer guy's dreams.
Her span of video game, and general tech knowledge goes beyond the majority of her peers. Olivia enjoys playing first-person shooters like Halo and Call of Duty, as well as, games like Assassin's Creed. She was quoted saying "I get so addicted to video games. I get really focused on it and I cannot live the rest of my life. So if I get into any kind of first person shooter game, I'm done and you won't see me. I'll skip meetings and stuff to sit in and work on my video games."