Games for Girls

Making female gamers easy or difficult?

Although they all said that it is too normal for women to play games at the moment, but 8 out of 10 respondents thought it was too difficult to become a professional female gamer.

In fact, gaming is often associated with men, but the diversity of game players is increasing over time, especially for women. Many game developers today are trying to find ways to optimize their games from computers, smartphones, consoles … to be suitable for a wide range of subjects.
The game market is easily accessible to a wide variety of audiences, especially smartphones. Because, unlike personal computers or consoles, smartphones are becoming easier to use, more convenient and also versatile, games are also easily accessible to the other two types of devices.
Female gamers make up a relatively large proportion
Figures citing Wiki show that 48% of women in the US say they have played video games in their life, of which only 6% claim to be gamers, but for men it is 15%. . However, this rate has risen to 9% among women aged 18-29. Only 4% of those aged 50 and over identify themselves as gamers.
According to a study conducted by the Entertainment Software Association in 2009, 40% of game players are women and women 18 and older account for 34% of all gamers. In addition, the percentage of women playing online games has risen to 43%, an increase of 4% compared to 2004. Similar research shows that 48% of game buyers are women. The use of the word “girl gamer” is controversial. Some critics believe there is no exact definition to say about a female gamer.

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Seven female gamers have changed the face of world esports (part 03)

5. Kristen “KittyPlays” Valnicek

With nearly 1 million followers on the Twitch platform, the female gamer with her nickname KittyPlays is not only a true star on the platform but also the star of many of her followers. Good gaming skills, great personality without using tricks to catch cheap views, she is one of very few women who are trying to create a healthy and active gaming community. A truly wonderful person.

6 / Sasha “Scarlett” Hostyn
Everyone knows Korea is a powerhouse in eSports, especially in their big name titles like League of Legends and StarCraft. However, Sasha was the first female gamer to beat the Koreans in StarCraft II. Her latest great achievement is the IEM PyeongChang championship in Korea, in which she is also the only “non-Korean” player in the quarterfinals of this tournament and then excellently won the championship. enemy. Her name is also an admirable symbol, not only in the StarCraft 2 discipline but also the eSports world.
7 / Susie “lilsusie” Kim

The last name on this list is Susie “lilsusie” Kim. Host, commentator, interviewer, interpreter, manager, and many other positions, Game Game still doesn’t know what is there that she can’t do anymore. In addition to the Manager for the Overwatch London Spitfire team, this female gamer also strives to support and support young gamers who want to step into the professional gamer path. Because of that tireless dedication, Susie is favorably called “eSports Mom” ​​enough to see how big her influence is.

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The hot female streamer Pokiman is not only talented, beautiful but also rich and generious.

Pokiman is not only well-known for her humor, talkativity and gorgeous appearance but also, recently, impressed her fans by sponsoring 50.000 USD for a scholarship fund named after her name for the University of Californiai Irvine (UCI) for supporting the pupils of this university and several eSports tournaments of this university.  

“I am really glad to have the chance to come back to the gaming world, which helps me to create who I am nowadays.”, Pokimane shared I want to share my experiences about how I can gain all the successes that I have had nowadays and I am really hopeful to share all of my experiences to other girls who wanted to step after this game streaming way. I am also really happy to support the eSports program of UCI as a large amount of their pupils also cherish the ambition of eSports apart from finishing their academic programs, which I have to said, according to my experiences, is totally not easy.” 

The eSports tournament of UCI also belongs to some eSports university tournaments in America, including League of Legend and Overwatch. This system has developed nonstop since it was firstly hold in 2015, even UCI become the national champion in 2018. The Pokimane scholarship will be kicked off to support the one and only pupil in 2022, with around 2,500 USD being offered each year for the most deserved one being chosen by UCI Esports. 

Along with this donation, Pokimane will also sponsor 4 other different scholarship for STEM Advantage in the fields of science, technology, technique or mathematics. “This is actually an interesting experience for the gamers community in UCI.”, Pokiman said.