With the changing of the seasons, a new chapter begins for esports team GX3.
As the first all-women roster for Complexity Gaming, the newly dubbed Complexity GX3 will continue its 20-year mission of inclusivity as part of a bigger esports family.
Esports Insider sat down with GX3 Founder and six-time Esports World Cup Champion Alice ‘Alimonstr’ Lew as well as Complexity Gaming COO Kyle Bautista to learn more about the team’s history and future plans.
Nearly two decades ago, Lew visited her local LAN centres to compete in Counter-Strike. There, she realised how male-dominated the space was, which made it easier to find the only two other women competing.
“We connected almost right away because we were the only females in the space, but also by sharing our own struggles amidst toxicity,” Lew told Esports Insider. “We thought it would be really cool to build a platform that gives other females a chance to play in a safe and encouraging environment.”
And thus, GX3 — ‘Girls Got Game’ was born.
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