Most popular women’s esports ecosystems

Women’s esports has experienced a significant rise in popularity, with increased investment from stakeholders to enhance female participation in the scene. In 2023, the total watch time for female esports broadcasts reached 28 million hours, according to Esports Charts. Additionally, peak viewership for women’s esports surged by over 198%, from 392,400 in 2022 to 1.37 million in 2023.

Organizations such as Gen.G, Luminosity, Dignitas, and G2 Esports have been at the forefront of signing women’s rosters across various competitive titles. G2 Esports, for instance, has already secured two VCT Game Changers Stage championships in 2024. UK-based Guild Esports has also made significant strides in the women’s esports scene by organizing a series of women’s tournaments.

XDefiant launches fan-favorite game mode

Among the most popular women’s esports ecosystems, VALORANT stands out due to its impressive viewership figures and substantial prize pools. Riot Games, the publisher of VALORANT, quickly took steps to create a more inclusive esports environment following the game’s launch in 2020. The VCT Game Changers initiative, launched in 2021, demonstrated Riot’s commitment to organizing women-led events within the VALORANT ecosystem.

The Game Changers’ two World Championships in 2022 and 2023 achieved peak viewing figures of 239,334 and 293,993 viewers, respectively, making VALORANT the most popular PC women’s esports scene. Only Mobile Legends: Bang Bang has achieved higher viewing figures, highlighting the robust and growing interest in women’s esports.

This surge in popularity and investment indicates a promising future for women’s esports, with continued efforts to create inclusive and competitive environments for female gamers worldwide.

ข่าวล่าสุด Last News

Endrick (2)
Real Madrid announce date for Endrick's presentation
Choupo-Moting (2)
Former Bayern Munich and Mainz striker could continue his career at Mainz
Manchester City
Man City travelling squad for USA TOUR 2024
UEFA
UEFA reveal the ball that will be used in the 2024/25 Champions League
Mario Balotelli
Brazilian top club refuse to sign Balotelli
Ranking-NBA's-top
highlights the emphasis on defense in the NBA, especially after the Boston Celtics' recent championship victory
Ronaldinho
Exactly 21 years ago Barcelona announced one of the best transfers in their history
Álvaro-Morata
AC Milan has officially signed Álvaro Morata from Atlético Madrid for a release clause fee of 13 million euros