After getting much praise and hype and even a fair share of criticism on social media for breaking about a dozen different single-streamer records on Twitch, Tyler “Ninja” Blevins is finally getting some of the mainstream press he probably deserved days ago. Some of the news that’s coming to light is both making aspiring gamers really happy and traditionalists who don’t see what all the fuss about this is about very angry. The latest to come out which was confirmed in an interview with CNBC (which we have for you below) is that Ninja is making out with a cool $500k monthly off the streaming service.
— CNBC (@CNBC) March 19, 2018
Keep in mind that Ninja has been doing this for a while and he didn’t just spring onto the gaming scene a year ago. He’s built up a brand that people recognize and know to tune into. While Drake’s appearance may have pushed him into the stratosphere of notoriety, he was making that money before Drake came along as one of the most popular streamers online. So remember kids, success is achievable, but you do have to work at it.
- Twitch and Square Enix Come Together for a Final Fantasy XV Kooky Bundle
- Twitch Extensions Make Their Way to the Twitch Mobile App
- Drake and Streamer Ninja Break Twitch World Record by Playing Fortnite Together
- Twitch Announces New Program in "Free Games with Prime"
- Ready Player One LIVE at #SXSW Powered by Twitch And IMDB
- Evo 2018 Organizer Contacts FBI After Mass-Shooting Threat on Twitch
- Fortnite is Now the Most-Watched Game on Twitch with 5 Years of Streamed Content
- Xbox Insiders Getting a Preview of the May Update Now - April 20, 2018
- Merged Zamasu Rumored as Next Dragon Ball FighterZ Character - April 20, 2018
- Watch Bill Nye Play With The Nintendo Switch Labo Sets - April 20, 2018
- Yoku’s Island Express Gets a Formal Release Date for May - April 20, 2018
- The Netherlands Declares Certain Loot Boxes Illegal - April 20, 2018