In the male-dominated world of esports, fewer opportunities exist for women to compete on the international stage.
Enter Asterisk. The Singapore-based organization has been a pioneer in giving women a chance to participate and prove themselves against their male counterparts.
Started in 2004, this crew has traveled all over Asia for gaming competitions and is creating an important space for women in the ever-expanding world of esports.
Female gamers tend to deal with a lot of flak in comparison to male gamers.And honestly, why does that even matter? We should not be living up to society’s ridiculous expectations of what girls and boys should be playing with anyway.