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At the German prison camp they put me to work on genetic experiments on other prisoners. They call me ‘Das Wunderkind’, the wonder child. Germans, all they can talk about is blue eyes, and shape of forehead. All I care about is why is this one born strong, and that one weak? This one smart, that one stupid? All that killing, you think the Germans could have been interested in something useful?


Brigid TenenbaumBioshock2K Games
By the time you arrive, Dr. Tenenbaum is probably the best person in Rapture - but that’s hardly saying much.  A prodigious geneticist and a Holocaust survivor, Tenenbaum’s history with ethics is dubious at best, and it is her research that created plasmids, ADAM, and the Little Sisters; various instruments contributing to Rapture’s demise. 

At the German prison camp they put me to work on genetic experiments on other prisoners. They call me ‘Das Wunderkind’, the wonder child. Germans, all they can talk about is blue eyes, and shape of forehead. All I care about is why is this one born strong, and that one weak? This one smart, that one stupid? All that killing, you think the Germans could have been interested in something useful?

Brigid Tenenbaum
Bioshock
2K Games

By the time you arrive, Dr. Tenenbaum is probably the best person in Rapture - but that’s hardly saying much.  A prodigious geneticist and a Holocaust survivor, Tenenbaum’s history with ethics is dubious at best, and it is her research that created plasmids, ADAM, and the Little Sisters; various instruments contributing to Rapture’s demise. 

Sure, women in video games still have a way to go - but let's pause to acknowledge some of the awesome already in our midst, shall we?

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