Peach, Zelda, and the Barrier Maiden Trope

Today we’re going to talk about Princess Peach and Princess Zelda, two of the most iconic ladies in gaming, as well as the tropes they inhabit in their respective games. One such trope is that of the Damsel in Distress; it’s one of the most used and clichéd tropes in all gaming, cinema, and writing.[…]