- The 10 best gamers you need to know
- All of them together added 270 million followers on platforms such as YouTube, Twitch and Mixer
- Gamers collectively earned a total of $ 121 million last year
The world of video games has gone from being one for amateurs to becoming one for making a lot of money and the highest paid gamers in the world demonstrate it.
To become a good ‘gamer’ it is not only necessary to have the ability to play, but also the influence they can have within their audience to gain followers and sponsors is important.
The top ten richest and best gamers have nearly 300 million subscribers on YouTube, Twitch and Mixer, Microsoft’s video game platform. These players together earned a total of $ 121 million last year, and that number is expected to rise this year. Next, we are going to list who are the ten best ‘gamers’ in the world of this 2020 so you can keep track of them.
1. Tyler Blevins, known as Ninja
Tyler Blevins, better known as Ninja, is so far the best player in the world. According to the magazine Forbes, Blevins is also the highest paid gamer in the world.
Ninja, who also has an avatar of himself within the Fortnite video game, earned a total of $ 17 million last year.
2. Felix Kjellberg, known as PewDiePie
Felix Kjellberg, better known as PewDiePie, is a Swedish comedian and gamer who has 105 million subscribers on YouTube. He is the second best gamer in the world with a fortune of 15 million dollars according to Forbes. PewDiePie is also the world’s most subscribed player on YouTube.
3. Preston, known as Preston Arsement
Preston is the third best player in the world specialized in the game Minecraft. In 2019 he earned more than $ 14 million.