Rape and Death Threats in Esports

Chalk, A. (2016, June 21). Teenage Overwatch player accused of cheating proves she's just that good with Zarya. Retrieved February 04, 2018, from https://www.pcgamer.com/teenage-overwatch-player-accused-of-cheating-proves-shes-just-that-good-with-zarya/

Teenage Overwatch player accused of cheating proves she's just that good with Zarya is a blog post created by Andy Chalk. Chalk recites the popular story of the famous female overwatch player, Kim Se Yeon, who was so good at the game that professional level players accused her of hacking. Chalk make any new insights, he just talks about the situation as a whole without critically analyzing it.

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100 Women 2016: The women challenging sexism in e-sports. (2016, November 21). Retrieved February 04, 2018, from http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-37992322

100 Women 2016: The women challenging sexism in e-sports is an article published by the BBC. The article goes over the huge gender pay gap in the esports community, referencing known inequalities and cases of rape threats among female professional players. Without speculating why, BBC point out that less than 5% of the billion dollar industry is comprised of women, indicating that there must be some sort of systemic inequality involed.