These ladies aren’t throwing on pink wigs and low-cut tops to get viewers, they’ve made names for themselves for being skilled games. Still, just because you know your way around a Gewehr 98, doesn’t mean you can’t look good while kicking ass.
7. Kim “Aphrodite” Ga
She plays Terran for MVP, a pro SC2 team from Korea. She’s ranked in the Grandmaster league, and is one of a small group of women to win a live televised match. Brains and skill meet beauty to form a captivating combination.
6. Vanessa Arteaga
Vanessa Arteaga is a pro gamer who streams on Twitch, she’s addicted to fighting games and caffeine, a lethal combo. When she’s not gaming, you can probabally find her working out at a Crossfit gym.
5. Rachel “Seltzer” Quirico
She’s turned her love of gaming into a career beyond just streaming, Rachel is an eSports host and interviewer, primairly focused on Overwatch currently, and is represented by the CSAgency.
She was introduced to the eSports spotlight as a competitive TF2 player in the PMS Clan. While earning honors at Rutgers university, she was also tearing it up in tournaments. She competer for years before hanging up the controller to focus on the media side of things.
4. Kaitlyn Richelle
Another skilled SC2 player, she used to tear it up as Protoss during middle school on Brood War. There’s not a lot to do during the Canadian winters, which may be why there’s a disproportionate amount of skilled gamers from up north.
3. Lee Yu Ra
Lee Yu Ra has been tearing up the pro-gaming scene in Korea, and has gained a following not just for her looks but for her skills as well. She plays Starcraft 2, and before a career as a pro gamer, she worked as a flight attendant.
2. Olivia Munn
Mainstream celebrities are allowed on this list, too. Olivia has described her perfect day as a case of PBR and playing Guitar Hero until the early morning. As host of Attack of the Show, she obviously knows her way around a controller,
1. Kat “Mystiq” Gunn
You can catch her on Twitch playing a lot of the big he FPS games, along with Dance Central and fighting games. Kat has been a pro gamer for most of her life, and was the winner of season 2 of Ultimate Gamer. She’s gotten some huge tips during her streams, to top it all off. A bunch of people have given her over $1000, and 5 different people have given a minimum of $2000. And for good reason, she holds the Guinness World Record for highest-earning female pro-gamer.