Born and raised in Bhutan, Pinda Rika Dorji is an eSports aficionado and personality on Astro eGG (the first 24/7 e-sport channel in Southeast Asia), having graduated with a degree in Construction Management at Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur.
Image: Stadium Astro
Pinda started playing DOTA 2
back in 2013 and has been streaming and following the game ever since. She started a YouTube channel
, along with a Facebook page
with over 130,000 followers, to stream her live games and produce updates as well as reviews on big competitions. Her channel also features short song covers and dance renditions as well as tutorial for fans who are new to DOTA 2
As a gaming personality, Pinda makes videos of the games she plays on YouTube and Facebook. Hailing from the land of the ‘Thunder Dragons’, she used to play using only 3G connection and suffered from low internet availability. She started young by playing Super Mario
with her grandmother and that’s how she got hooked to video games.
Pinda chose eSports over her civil engineering job and she was recently working at a construction firm, having to quit that job to work at Astro.
She is known as a nerd, gaming addict, or even by her close friends as the “girl who likes dry jokes”. We caught up with her recently for a round of Random Questions With...