Tyler Blevins, better known as Ninja in the gaming world, is a popular American professional eSports player, Twitch streamer and internet personality. He makes handsome income out of gaming, thanks to his sheer talents and passion towards gaming, and of course, lots of hard work. He travels around the planet to compete in gaming tournaments for various gaming teams. He is considered one of the highly-paid gamers in the world. This guy is extremely popular on different social media platforms. He has over 16 million subscribers on YouTube, and more than 9 million subscribers on Instagram. He has a massive fan base on Twitch with over 10 million followers and still counting.
Richard Tyler Blevins
Twitch Streamer, Professional Gamer, YouTuber
Birthday / Date of Birth
Tyler Blevins was born on June 5, 1991 in Greyscale, Illinois, United States.
He’s currently 27 years old.
He’s of Welsh descent.
Tyler attended Graylake High School in Illinois and later graduated from Silver Lake College in Wisconsin.
- Father – Chuck Blevins
- Mother – Cynthia Blevins
- Siblings – John Blevins (Older Brother), Chris Blevins (Older Brother)
Tyler Blevins married his longtime girlfriend and fellow gamer, Jessica Goch, in August 2017.
- In feet – 5 feet 9 inches
- In centimeters – 175 cm
- In meters – 1.75 m
- In Kilograms – 74 kg
- In Pounds – 163 lbs
He’s naturally blonde but he often tends to dye his hair to different colors.
Tyler Blevins Favorites
- Favorite Food – Chinese, Italian
- Favorite Actor – Tom Hanks
- Favorite Actress – Alyson Hannigan
- Hobby – Playing Football, Gaming, Travelling
Tyler Blevins Net Worth
Tyler has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Social Media Profiles
Tyler Blevins Facts
Tyler is an avid video game player.
He began playing video games from an early age. He was introduced to video games by his father, who by himself a passionate video game player. He used to buy all the latest game consoles and games released.
While in high school, he worked at the restaurant Noodles and Company for about three years.
His professional gaming career took off in 2009 when he competed at a Halo 3 event in Orlando. He picked his virtual moniker as ‘Ninja’.
He had played for various teams including Cloud9, Renegades, Team Liquid, and Luminosity Gaming.
In 2011, he started live streaming on Justin.tv before moving to Twitch.tv by the end of that year.
In 2012, his team won the Halo 4 2012 MGL Fall Championships, with Blevins notching the highest score in the final game.
He joined Luminosity Gaming in 2017 first as a Halo player, then to H1Z1, later moving to PUBG, where he won the PUBG Gamescom Invitational in the 3rd Person Squads classification.
Meanwhile, he began streaming Fortnite regularly, where his popularity in the gaming world saw unprecedented growth.
In March 2018, he set the Twitch.tv record for a single individual stream while playing Fortnite after he hosted a game with Drake, Travis Scott, and Juju Smith-Schuster.
In April of that year, he broke his own viewing record during his event Ninja Vegas 2018 by accumulating an audience of 667,000 live viewers.
In 2018, he won the Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am Tournament E3 event and donated $1 million to charities.
He announced his partnership with Red Bull eSports on June 17th, 2018.