Ninja

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Full Name Ninja
Age 29 Years Old
Nick Name Ninja, NinjasHyper
Gender Male
Famous As YouTuber
Birth Date June 5th, 1991
Birth Place Detroit, Michigan

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Richard Tyler Blevins, more commonly known by his online name Ninja is an American streamer, YouTuber, professional gamer and Internet personality. As of July 2019, he is the most followed streamer on Twitch with over fourteen million followers and more than 22 million subscribers on Youtube. On, August 1st, 2019, Blevins announced he was cutting ties with Twitch and moving to Mixer.

Ninja announces he is leaving Twitch to stream exclusively on Mixer

Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, the biggest name in Fortnite and one of Twitch’s most popular stars, is leaving the platform to stream exclusively on Mixer. The news comes via a tweet from the streaming star, with him dubbing the move “the next chapter.” Mixer is a fledgling streaming service owned by Microsoft that launched as Beam back in 2016 and later rebranded in 2017. The Ninja exclusivity marks a major get for the platform, which has struggled to catch up to competitors like Twitch and YouTube.

“I have been holding on to this for quite some time,” Ninja said in a brief follow-up video, “and I’m just super excited to let everyone know. I’ll be streaming on Mixer full-time now and I’m honestly at a loss for words. I’m freaking out in the best ways. I feel like I’m going to get back to the streaming roots.” He goes on to say that his streams will be “the exact same,” so don’t expect Ninja to get away from Fortnite any time soon.

Famous for

  • Fortnite 
  • Streamer on Twitch with over 14million followers and Youtube with over 22 million subscribers.

Early Life of Ninja

Ninja( Richard Tyler Blevins) was born on 5 June 1991 in Detroit, Michigan, the U.S. He holds American nationality. Blevins was born to American parents of Welsh descent. His father is Chuck Blevins and he has two brothers named Chris and John. He moved with his family to the Chicago suburbs when he was a year old. He grew up playing video games and sports. Furthermore, He attended Grayslake Central High School, where he played soccer and was also an avid video game player. Upon graduation, he decided to play video games professionally, entering tournaments, joining professional organizations, and live streaming his games.

Body Measurements of Ninja

Streamer Ninja stands the height of 5ft 9 in tall and a weight of 70 kg with a charming face and smile that makes his fans go crazy. Additionally, He has a slim body build and his green eyes and different hair colors make him look more attractive.

Career of Ninja

  • Ninja started his career by playing Halo 3 professionally in 2009.
  • Ninja became a streamer in 2011.
  • He began playing H1Z1, then moved to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.
  • 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 Squad classification. 
  • Ninja came to highlight when he started playing Fortnite professionally and also his viewership began to grow every day.
  • In September 2017, he had 500,000 followers; in six months, that number grew by 250 percent.
  • In March 2018, Blevins set the Twitch record for a single individual stream while playing Fortnite.
  • In April 2018, he broke his own viewing record during his event Ninja Vegas 2018 where he accumulated an audience of about 667,000 live viewers.
  • Blevins has over 22 million subscribers on YouTube as of March 2019 which was started on November 10, 2011.
  • On June 17, 2018, Blevins announced that he had partnered with Red Bull Esports.
  • In September 2018, Blevins became the first professional Esports player to be featured on the cover of ESPN The Magazine.
  • Ninja announced a deal with the record label Astralwerks in October 2018 to compile an album titled Ninjawerks: Vol. 1 featuring original songs by electronic music acts including Alesso, Nero, Tycho, and 3LAU. The album was released on December 14, 2018
  • Recently, Ninja announces he is leaving Twitch to stream exclusively on Mixer

Additionally, 

  • He has won Creator of the Year, Esports Personality of the Year, Content Creator of the Year in the year 2018
  • He has won Twitch Streamer of the year in 2019.

Personal life of Ninja

Who is Ninja married to?

Ninja is married to Jessica Blevins in 2017. This couple first met in a tournament at La Crosse, Wisconsin in 2010 and started dating reportedly in 2013.

Birthday of Ninja 

Richard Tyler Blevins(Ninja) celebrates his birthday on the 5th of June. Recently, Ninja celebrates his 28th birthday on the stream talking with his fans where he got emotional too.

Net Worth of Ninja

Famous twitch streamer ninja earns a considerable amount of money from his profession. He earns over $500,000 per month streaming Fortnite and other video games. He also earns from Youtube where he posts the highlights of his game. He has sponsorship deals with several brands including Red bull esports. As of 2019, The net worth of Ninja is estimated to be around $15 Million.

Additionally, In 2019, according to Reuters, Blevins was paid $1 million by Electronic Arts to promote Apex Legends by playing the game on his Twitch stream and via his Twitter account.