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12 Video Games Who Went Above And Beyond With Their Black Characters' Hair, And 5 Who Missed The Mark Completely

It's like Black hair is more of an afterthought.

Hey y'all! So my name is Amatullah, and I'm an avid gamer. I've seen many (and I mean many) Black characters who, for lack of a better term, looked busted. Awful. Thrown together. And frankly, I'm tired.

So here are 12 that I personally think look amazing and represent what Black hair should look like (plus five that are, frankly, terrible).

1. Miles Morales in Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales

2. Bangalore in Apex Legends

3. Amanda in Detroit: Become Human

4. Luther in Detroit: Become Human

5. Nadine Ross in Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

6. Sazh Katzroy in Final Fantasy XIII

7. Lola in Afterparty

8. Grace Walker in Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

9. Jules and Colt in Deathloop

10. Mickey and Lou in Far Cry New Dawn

11. Literally everyone in Horizon Forbidden West

12. Honorable mentions: Lee, Clementine, and Alvin Jr. in Telltale's The Walking Dead

And here are the few that just did not all:

13. Sims 3

14. Far Cry 5 (and, by default, Far Cry New Dawn because they have the same exact hairstyles)

15. Dragon Age: Origins

a Black character in the customization menu of Dragon Age origins

16. Lúcio in Overwatch

17. And finally, Lenny Summers in Red Dead Redemption 2

Did I miss anything? Let me know in the comments below what other characters you think had some amazing hair and others that didn't hit the mark.

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