Reader Discussion – Who Are The Best Fathers In Video Games?

It’s Father’s Day, which means fathers around the world are getting phone calls and cards and ties that someone at JCPenny assured you that your dad would want.

Gaming has a long history of fathers and relationships between a father and a child, whether it be the journey of Kratos and Atreus, Lara Croft exploring the mysteries of her father’s legacy, or last-second reveals and discoveries of hidden parentage.

What makes a good dad in video games? Is it a powerful father? Is it someone without a biological link to their child but takes on the mantle all the same? Is it a fierce protection of their child against danger?

Who would you say is gaming’s best father and why? Let us know below in the comments.