Women remain a minority in the esports industry, but they have always been a presence in competitive gaming scenes. Compete‘s video team interviewed four female esports experts about their successes, their struggles, and their different takes on competitive gaming’s gender disparity.
After falling to Arman “Phenom” Hanjani in the winner’s finals, Victor “Punk” Woodley ran it back through the loser’s bracket to win the Eleague Street Fighter V Invitational 4-2.
Ryan “Gootecks” Gutierrez lost every single one of his Street Fighter 5 matches during Eleague’s invitational last week. But, somehow, he emerged from that seven-string loss looking cool as heck. A full week later, Street Fighter fans still can’t stop talking about his sunglasses.