Examples of an ActionGirl.

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* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/action_girls_3941.jpg Group of action girls]] (top to bottom: [[VideoGame/{{Metroid}} Samus Aran]], [[Anime/GhostInTheShellStandAloneComplex Major Motoko Kusanagi]], [[VideoGame/{{Halo}} a Spartan]], [[VideoGame/StarCraft Nova]], unknown)
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Lara_Croft_Action_Girl.jpg Lara Croft]] from Franchise/TombRaider
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Reimu_Bloodied.jpg Reimu]] from VideoGame/{{Touhou}}
** [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Reimu_Action.jpg Reimu in Action]]
** [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Action_Girl_Sakuya.jpg Sakuya Izayoi under fire]]
** [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Action_Girl_Sakuya_2.jpg Sakuya making a bloody mess]]
** [[http://img4.imageshack.us/i/sakuya7o.jpg/ Sakuya Izayoi is really starting to scare me now.]]
* [[http://justingunter.files.wordpress.com/2007/04/eowyn-fighting.jpg Eowyn]] from ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''
** [[http://thetorchonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/eowyn.jpg Eowyn vs. the witch-king]]
* [[http://media.photobucket.com/image/Leia%20Gun/maddpianist/leia.jpg Princess Leia]] from Franchise/StarWars
* Samus Aran in Power Armour from VideoGame/{{Metroid}}
** [[http://img195.imageshack.us/i/e3da7cc4f6dbf652ed71957.jpg/ her, in profile and injured]]
** [[http://img30.imageshack.us/i/59d05bf057b7c4b1891620c.jpg/ her, facing the camera and taking aim]]
* [[http://img1.jurko.net/wall/paper/trinity.jpg Trinity]] from Film/TheMatrix. "DodgeThis."
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/actiongirl-subaru-nanoha-67.jpg Subaru Nakajima]] from MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/crouchingl.jpg Jen Yu]] from Film/CrouchingTigerHiddenDragon
** [[http://www.denofgeek.com/siteimage/scale/800/600/79228.png Shu Lien]] AKA MichelleYeoh.
* [[http://img28.imageshack.us/i/aliensl.jpg/ Ellen Ripley]] from Franchise/{{Alien}}
** Another picture of [[http://img19.imageshack.us/i/ripleyfeministhorror.jpg/ her]]
** [[http://www.physics.uc.edu/~sitko/PopWarWomen_files/image018.jpg her protecting Newt.]]
* [[http://hplusmagazine.com/sites/default/files/tron_quorra.JPG Quorra]] from ''Film/TronLegacy''.
** [[http://www.latinoreview.com/images/stories/blu-ray_dvd-screencaps_2/tron2-quorra_kickass.jpg her, in battle.]]
* [[http://img4.imageshack.us/i/killbilll.jpg/ The Bride]] from ''Film/KillBill''
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Yoigoshi-manga2.jpg Mion Sonozaki]] from VisualNovel/HigurashiNoNakuKoroNi, Yoigoshi-hen.
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/rose_gun.jpg Sister Rosette Christopher]] from ChronoCrusade.
* [[http://img684.imageshack.us/img684/2824/tolchloevalens2.jpg Chloe Valens]] from VideoGame/TalesOfLegendia.
* [[http://read.mangashare.com/One-Piece/chapter-559/page013.html Boa Hancock]] from Manga/OnePiece.
* [[http://i569.photobucket.com/albums/ss133/the_sun_is_up4/hetalia-hungarybigguns.jpg Hungary]] from Webcomic/AxisPowersHetalia.
* [[http://i295.photobucket.com/albums/mm128/Bonasera93/stellarambobonasera.jpg Stella Bonasera]] from [[{{CSINY}} CSI:NY]]
* [[http://i257.photobucket.com/albums/hh222/Kitty101_13/avatar%20story/Waterbender_Katara_by_arugaisou.jpg Katara]] from WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender.
** Not to mention [[http://i293.photobucket.com/albums/mm50/Dangerous_Girl_Who_Kills/toph-theblindbandit.jpg Toph]] and [[http://lh3.ggpht.com/_ci59_L45Z88/TBUl5xb-M1I/AAAAAAAAF3w/25bBsCA1hFQ/Suki-avatar-the-last-airbender-9367713-300-388.jpg Suki]]
** And [[http://piandao.org/screencaps/ep40/ep40-1252.png Azula,]] [[http://piandao.org/screencaps/ep55/ep55-2164.png Mai,]] and [[http://piandao.org/screencaps/ep33/ep33-260.png Ty Lee]].
* [[http://tvreplay.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/Cote-de-Pablo_-ZivaDavid.jpg Ziva David]] from ''Series/{{NCIS}}''; she can kick your butt and look good while doing it.
* [[http://pds5.egloos.com/pds/200706/13/07/b0044107_11062546.jpg The Boss]] from ''MetalGearSolid3''.
* [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/mitsukniR_teamshot_fight1_1214.jpg The main heroines]] of ''VideoGame/MitsumeteKnight R: Daibouken Hen'', in battle gear and fighting formation
* [[http://aimeemajor.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/riversong.jpg River Song]] from Series/DoctorWho. Her motto seems to be flirt with it [[http://ottothefangirl.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/river-song-badass.jpg?w=284&h=178 or shoot it.]] Daleks fear her.
* [[http://cdn2.gamefront.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/spooky-femshep.jpg?cda6c1 Female Commander Shepard]] from ''Franchise/MassEffect''.
* [[http://lh4.ggpht.com/_UyOLR6l7y2Q/SppZCpoHI-I/AAAAAAAAAMY/kYSeeNMWGCI/96954_razorcelebutopia5_122_622lo.jpg Starbuck]] from ''[[Series/BattlestarGalacticaReimagined Battlestar Galactica]]''.
* [[http://images.wikia.com/gameofthrones/images/2/2e/BrienneAfterJoust.jpg Brienne]] [[Series/GameOfThrones of Tarth]], after kicking [[{{Badass}} Loras Tyrell's]] ass in a tourney.
* From ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'', [[http://images2.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20100622175343/rvb/images/1/16/EP10_Screenshot.jpg Tex]]. [[CaptainObvious The one in the middle.]]