Tyler “Ninja” Blevins: Net Worth, Life, and Career
If you love watching gaming videos on YouTube, then Tyler Ninja won’t be unknown to you. Better known as Ninja Hyper, Richard Tyler Blevins is one of the most renowned American streamers and Youtubers. He is an ardent gamer who even streams his game online for others to see. He started his career in streaming by representing various teams for Esports.
After some years of initial struggle in this field, Ninja became famous once he started playing Fortnite Battle Royale, which entered the gaming world in the year 2017. Ninja’s popularity increased tremendously when the game went mainstream in the year 2018. Owing to the game’s popularity, Ninja became one of the most followed streamers with 14 million followers on his Twitch channel.
What is the net worth of Tyler “Ninja” Blevins?
Tyler Blevins has impressed the audiences with his gaming skills. Many newbie gamers and other gamers look up to his videos to learn more about the game. He is one of the most successful American YouTubers with over 10,000,000 subscribers in his gaming channel named “Ninja.” His impressive gaming skills has allowed him to create a net worth of $20 million. He has earned most of this money by representing some of the most successful gaming teams. Ninja has even raised some part of this money for charity.
A glimpse into Tyler “Ninja” Blevins’ early days
The famous gamer was born in the year 1991 in Lake Villa, Illinois. Both of his parents were American and had Welsh descent. When he was just around 1 year old, his family shifted to Chicago suburbs. He spent his childhood days in Chicago. During the early years of his life, he was quite involved in sports and he even played tons of video games. He was highly passionate about the gaming world. Soon after completion of his graduation, he decided to turn his passion for gaming into his profession. The rest is just history!
How is the personal life of Tyler “Ninja” Blevins?
Tyler Blevins is currently 29 years old and he is married to Jessica Blevins. Jessica is his financial manager and also one of the leading internet sensations. It has been a year since Tyler and Jessica got married. Even after one year of their marriage, Jessica continues to manage Tyler’s career.
Age, height, and weight of Tyler
The gamer and YouTuber was born on 5th June 1991. He is 29 years old, as of 2020. His height is 1.85 m (6 feet 1 inch) and he weighs 72 kg.
A Glimpse at his career
Tyler Blevins decided to shape his career in the gaming and streaming industry right after his graduation. Hence, he kick-started his career by playing one of the most popular games of that time- Halo 3. In 2011, he got the reputation of a streamer. He also got a chance to play for various organizations like Cloud9, Renegades and Team Liquid at the beginning of his career.
In 2017, he went on to join the Luminosity Gaming Community as a Halo player and then he went higher in his ranks to be a player of H1Z1. Tyler Ninja further went on to play PUBG. He also won one of the most popular PUBG tournaments in the year 2017. Then, he began streaming his gameplay in the game of Fortnite Battle Royale after his success in the PUBG tournament. In 2019, he became one of the most followed streamers whose following grew from 500,000 in September 2017 to more than 2 million in 2019.
Blevins also holds the record for the most massive concurrent audience in twitch in 2018 on an individual stream. The audience count went on to 635000 while playing Fortnite with Drake, Travis Scott, and Juju Smith. It was this stream which inspired millions of audience and gamers around the world. Furthermore, he even partnered with Red Bull Esports in June 2018.
Awards and nominations received by Tyler “Ninja” Blevins-
One of the most successful streamers of the generation, Tyler Blevins has received several awards and nominations throughout his career. Some of which are listed below:
- Nominated for Streamy Awards in the year 2018. He won the award in the category of ‘Gaming and Live Streamer’.
- Grabbed the Esports personality of the year Award in 2018.
- Bagged ‘The Game Awards’ in the year 2018.
- Won the title of ‘Twitch Streamer Of the Year’ in 2019.
- Nominated for the Kids Choice Awards in the category of ‘Favourite Gamer’.
Tyler Blevins is undoubtedly one of the most famous American YouTubers and Gamers who reached great heights with his passion for video gaming. He has a huge follower’s base in streaming platforms and YouTube, bestowed to his amazing gaming skills and interesting gameplay. We wish that this gaming star achieves many more milestones in the coming years!