OverActive introduces its first female VALORANT team

OverActive introduces its first female VALORANT team

31. March 2023 by miranda angeles

The esports organization OverActive has announced that it will enter the VCT Game Changers. OverActive has signed a Spanish team representing the organization in the women’s VALORANT. This team is called MAD Lions Laurë.

All about MAD Lions Laurë

The roster of MAD Lions Laurë, the team that will wear the OverActive jersey in the VALORANT Game Changers, is as follows:

  • Monica “moniovess” Oves Silva
  • Alessia “Alessia” Crisafo Norte
  • Nicole “Nidxvilco” Dobrovolskyy Shved
  • Laia “MissLaia” Miralles Brull
  • Lucia “Nahashi” Mata Vergara
  • Adrián “Jedry” García Sáiz (Coach)

The debut of MAD Lions Laurë

OverActive’s new women’s team will debut at this year’s VCT Game Changers open qualifiers. These qualifiers will take place from April 5th to 9th. So in a very short time, we will see this group of girls in action, showing their full potential.

Women’s Esports

Women’s esports are gaining strength daily, and more and more organizations are supporting female talent.

OverActive Media’s commercial director, Alyson Walker, states that the organization knows the large female community of gamers and their desire to receive relevant content. She adds that they are delighted to support the League’s competition while promoting greater inclusion in esports.

On the other hand, the CEO of strategy of the organization, Adam Adamou, has commented that the OverActive organization is always committed to supporting the path to professionalism. A sample of them is the organization’s participation in the following esports:

  • Call of Duty Challengers
  • Overwatch Contenders
  • Call of Duty League
  • NA VALORANT Challengers League

Furthermore, Adam Adamou states that currently, the fastest-growing esports is VALORANT, so OverActive is happy to provide players of all genres with an optimal path to professional participation in addition to supporting the growth of the VALORANT ecosystem.

VALORANT Game Changers

VALORANT Game Changers is the most-watched women’s esports tournament. This tournament was launched by Riot Games in 2020; with the goal of women and non-binary competitors having a safe, competitive arena.

OverActive is investing in the MAD Lions brand by signing the Spanish roster, which creates more opportunities in esports for women in Spain. At the same time, it gives the female community additional points of contact.

OverActive has a proven focus on supporting women to develop and have the same opportunities as men in esports. Investing in this all-female team reinforces its ongoing effort to promote women’s esports.

The organization demonstrates with facts its commitment to women and promoting gender equality. For example, overActive recently partnered with The Collective to promote women’s esports, art, culture, and music.