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“How many of y’all have ever heard the phrase, ‘Hey, you’re pretty good for a girl?'” The question came from Emily Sun, an esports event organizer and a co-founder of Smash Sisters, an advocacy group that works to support girls and women playing competitive Super Smash Brothers. She was one of four women in esports who spoke at a recent panel at Seattle’s GeekGirlCon. Pretty much everyone in the room raised their hand.