Bridget, who was announced at EVO 2022 and is the latest character to be added to Guilty Gear Strive, is a trans-femme. This is basically indisputable. She is not the first trans-femme fighting game character, nor will she be the last. However, what makes her unique is how her gender has shifted alongside the identity of her series and the fighting game community (FGC) of which it is a part.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/bvmjxv/guilty-gears-bridget-has-changed-so-have-fighting-games