Pull out, the video live streaming platform, has turned into a serious rave in recent years. Launched in 2011, the free streaming app has finally caught the world’s attention due to a few popular streamers calling it home. Twitch is mainly used for live streaming music broadcasts, creative content, live video games and e-sports competitions. With over two million viewers as of 2021 and many companies taking the opportunity to promote, streamers are sure to make big bucks. Here are the richest Twitch streamers of all time.
Richard Tyler BlevinsNinja
With a whopping $40 million net worth, Blevins tops the list. Known as Ninja on Twitch, he has over 17 million followers and over 500 million total views on the platform, attracting them with his competitive gaming content including: Fourteen days, League of Legends, gloriole, Call of Duty: Warzone, and more. He has over 11 years of professional gaming and live streaming experience. After breaking various records on Twitch in 2018, he switched to the Microsoft streaming platform Mixer in 2019. He returned to Twitch in late 2020 after Mixer closed.
Michael Grzesiek (shroud)
Known by the pseudonym “Shroud”. Michael Grzesiek is a Canadian Twitch and YouTube streamer and former counterstrike Gamer who has amassed a hefty net worth of $20 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. He has over 10 million Twitch followers and over six million subscribers on YouTube, totaling over one billion views across both platforms. He started playing games on Twitch in 2013 and made a name for himself Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CGSO) which increased his fame due to his expert aiming skills. He had also planned to leave Twitch for another streaming platform but decided against it.
Raul Alvarez Genes (AuronPlay)
Raúl Álvarez Genes is one of the world’s most popular players and goes by the alias AuronPlay. Although the number is uncertain, Wealthypipo estimates his net worth at around $20 million and his twitch income at around $5 million. The 33-year-old Spaniard started streaming on Twitch in 2019 and has managed to amass over 11 million followers on his channel in such a short time. He has been active on YouTube since 2006 and has a whopping 28 million subscribers, which has contributed to his over three billion views.
Timothy John Betar (TimTheTatman)
Popularly known as TimTheTatman, Timothy Betar’s estimated net worth is around $10 million. The gamer had over seven million followers on his Twitch channel and was one of the most well-known streamers on the platform for many years. He started his professional gaming career playing games over watch, World of Warcraft, CGSO, and Fourteen daysand was nominated for Content Creator of the Year at The Game Awards 2020. Ultimately, he decided to leave Twitch for good in 2021 and stream exclusively on YouTube, where he serves his four and a half million subscribers.
Felix Lengyel (XQc)
Félix Lengyel, better known as XQc on Twitch, is a Canadian streamer whose net worth is estimated at around US$9 million. He started streaming in 2014 and has amassed over 10 million followers on Twitch and two million subscribers on YouTube. The former pro esports athlete gained his popularity by streaming the popular games over watch and League of Legends, who even represented his country Canada at the Overwatch World Cup for three years. In 2019 he ended his professional gaming career and decided to stream full-time.
Nick Kolcheff (Nickmercs)
Nick Kolcheff or Nickmercs is a longtime Twitch streamer with an estimated net worth of between $4 million and $9 million. He already had a decent following on YouTube before he switched to Twitch as his main streaming platform. Known for streaming Call of Duty: Warzone, Apex Legends, and fortnite battle royale, Kolcheff has amassed over six million followers on his Twitch channel with over 17 million views.
Jaryd Russell Lazar (Summit1g)
The streamer, also known as Summit1g, has an estimated net worth of $8 million and has over six million followers on his Twitch channel. He is a retired professional CGSO player and a household name when it comes to popular games like Brave, DayZ, iRacing, Grand Theft Auto V, and Sea of Thieves. He is heavily devoted to streaming and trying out new game releases to bring out the best content. With over 505 million views, users can agree with him.
Ludwig Ahgren (Ludwig)
When gamers think of Super Smash Bros., Ludwig almost always comes to mind. The New Hampshire native’s net worth is estimated to be just over the $6 million mark. He has over three million followers on his channel coupled with a whopping 700 million views. Ahgren is not only a streamer, he is also a professional gamer, podcaster and esports commentator Super Smash Bros. Melee tournaments. Ahgren won the Streamer of the Year award at the 2022 Streamer Awards, a year after he gave up Twitch to stream exclusively on YouTube.
Tom Cassell (syndicate)
Cassell, commonly known by the alias Syndicate, is a gamer and an avid YouTuber. According to multiple media outlets, his net worth is estimated at $5-6 million. He rose to fame in 2010 when he launched his YouTube channel, TheSyndicateProject (later renamed Syndicate), and is best known in the gaming community for his commentary on popular games such as: gloriole, Modern warfare 2, and call of Duty Black Opsas well as his Minecraft project series.
Gymnast Tenney (Tfue)
With an estimated net worth of $4 million and over 10 million followers on his channel, Tenney aka Tfue is one of the youngest streamers in the top 10 richest streamers list. The 24-year-old streams games like call of Duty, war zone, H1Za, and Fortnite battle royale, and in 2019 he was able to participate in the Fortnite World Cup. He has since decided to focus entirely on streaming.