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Who is Twitch streamer Ninja? – The Scottish Sun

FORTNITE star Ninja made his name broadcasting his gaming sessions to a legion of loyal fans.

The American, whose real name Tyler Blevins, has made millions from his impressive streaming career.


Tyler Blevins, also known as Ninja, is one of the world’s most popular gaming streamersCredit: Getty – Contributor

1) Who is Ninja?

Ninja is one of the highest-paid personalities among streamers, YouTubers, and e-sports players.

Tyler Blevins, 31, of Grayslake, Illinois, became a streamer in 2011 first with, then moved to

He began playing H1Z1 at the start of its early access program with Steam, then moved to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds when it also entered Steam’s early access program.

Blevins 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.

He began streaming Fortnite regularly and his number of viewers began to expand along with the game’s growth in popularity.

2) What is Ninja’s net worth?

Ninja’s net worth is reportedly $40million in 2022, according to Celebrity Net Worth.

That’s in-part due to a number of exclusive rights deals he’s signed with streaming platforms down the years.

It is thought Blevins makes hundreds of thousands of dollars a month from YouTube, according to

He has previously held sponsorship deals with Budweiser, Red Bull, Uber Eats and PSD underwear, and has appeared on Instagram and Twitter alongside soccer players Neymar Jr and Harry Kane.

3) Which games does Ninja stream on Twitch?

Having been locked down to exclusive contracts with platforms such as Mixer in the past, Ninja recently decided to cover all bases.

He announced in September 2022 that he would now stream simultaneously on Twitch, YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, Instagram and Twitter.

Ninja plays an array of different games, and his selection changes regularly.

He largely streams Fortnite, but has also recently played a bit of Scarlet Nexus for his Twitch followers.

4) Is Ninja married?

Ninja has been married to childhood sweetheart Jess since 2017.

The pair apparently met at a Halo tournament in 2010.

Back in 2015, when the couple started living together, Jess took over as his manager.

She said in a recent interview that she had noticed that he did not respond to business emails in a professional manner, using emojis and not capitalising letters.

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