The player Richard Tyler Blevins AKA Ninja in the players’ community makes 500 thousand dollars per month by playing Fortnite the game.
Fortnite has appeared for the first time in July 2017 and has spread virally to be one of the most famous online games in the world today. It entered the gaming halls, houses and everywhere. Even there are championships which are held globally like real sports.
Many people from the X generation look down to the technology with some kind of mockery. Especially the technology adapted by the second-millennium generation as their culture and lifestyle. From the internet to smartphones and not to end with video games. Their first reason is that it is a waste of time; maybe it was a valid accusation in the past. But it is not right today. After a lot of industries have turned to use the internet, also there are some industries based on the internet. The entertainment itself has turned into an income resource for many people; many new phrases have appeared, such as YouTube profit. And many other things that brought millions and tens of millions to their owners. The madness has reached its top when you can get profits from video games.
The truth of getting profit from Twitch and Fortnite!
Richard’s money comes from posting his Fortnite achievements on the Twitch platform, to share his videos of playing privately as More than 11 million people from all over the world follow his account on the platform. On the contrary of YouTube, where the Publisher makes his money from Advertisements, The publisher on twitch makes his money by accepting donations from people who admire what he introduces.
This Fortnite ninja makes thousands of dollars on a daily basis. He got a donation from one person in the amount of 40 thousand dollars. Imagine what will happen when over half a million people watch his live stream in real-time. And the number of donations he will get every minute.
Richard Blevins was chosen recently to be featured on the cover of Esports, the global online gaming magazine, to be the first person whose photo is put on the magazine cover. While the magazine was focusing on the games itself in the past.
Richard’s fame in his field has turned all the celebrities’ eyes towards him. Encouraging them to play with him. And he has already done many shows with celebrities like the Canadian singer Drake and the talk show host Ellen DeGeneres.
In addition to his account on Twitch, Ninja has a channel on YouTube, which is followed by 17 million people. And an Instagram account that is followed by 10 million people.
He is not the only one. And not necessarily the best.
As we referred before, the Fortnite community is growing strangely every day. More professionals like Ninja show up every day. A lot of them can make millions via gaming on platforms like YouTube, Twitch, and other business models.