Valentine’s Day is here, so to celebrate this time of love, let’s look at some of the best video game characters that belong together, but have yet to be. Rather than the best video game couples, these are the ships we’re all still waiting for. Also, there are no crossover ships on this list. We have a separate piece dedicated solely to crossover love that you can check out here.
Gordon Freeman is the silent protagonist from the Half-Life series, and Alyx is his tech savvy sidekick. They have a great partnership, they complement each other well, and Alyx’s casually flirting with Gordon throughout the entire series is one of the best dynamics between the two characters. Plus, we are not the only ones keeping an eye on this ship. Alyx’s father, Eli Vance, seems to ship them as well, often making jokes about the two of them making him some grandkids.
Chelsea is a gamer, fangirl, writer and activist. She is just as comfortable defending her OTPs as she is protesting for worthy causes. She has an encyclopedic knowledge about anything pop culture. You can find her playing games online under the username Chilliepop.