Pokimane, known by her government name as Imane Anys was born on 14th May 1996. She is a Moroccan-Canadian Internet personality. As a Twitch streamer and YouTuber, Anys Pokimane is best known for her live streams on Twitch. The star showcases her video gaming experiences, most notably in League of Legends and Fortnite. She is a member of OfflineTV, an online social entertainment group of content creators.
Pokimane attended McMaster University where she studied chemical engineering but dropped out later to pursue her streaming career full time. The star gained 450,000 followers on Twitch in 2017, earning her account a place within the 100 most followed on the platform. As a result of her account’s rise on the platform in 2017, the Shorty Awards named her as the Best Twitch Streamer of the year. Pokimane had a cameo appearance in a League of Legends trailer announcing a new game mode.
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Pokimane has been known to stream gameplay and commentary of Fortnite, which she first streamed as part of a sponsorship. In mid-March 2019, Poki addressed her declining amount of Fortnite streams. She stated that she needed to think about what she liked and disliked about the content she created.
Twitch has partnered with Pokimane as one of the most popular Twitchers on the platform. In July 2018, Twitch selected her as one of 15 ambassadors for the 2018 iteration of their TwitchCon event. Later that month, Twitch also scheduled her as a partner for their Twitch Creator Camp, a series of broadcasts and articles designed to help content creators build successful channels.
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What Has Pokimane Been Up To In 2020?
As of 22nd December 2020, social Blade listed Pokimane as the 6th most followed user on Twitch, with over 6.8 million followers. In late October 2020, she collaborated with U.S. representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, and several other notable streamers for a session of Among Us. This was part of a get-out-the-vote initiative for the 2020 United States Presidential Election.
Pokimane was named a featured honoree in the 2021 Forbes 30 Under 30 under the category of “Games”. The magazine duly noted her prominence as the largest female streamer on Twitch and as one of the founders of OfflineTV.
Her Net Worth
Pokimane’s net worth is estimated between $1-2 million. The majority of her net worth comes from her content creation career on both Twitch and YouTube. She also makes revenue from donations, ads, sponsored streams, and sponsored deals.
In an Offline TV video, DisguisedToast suggests Pokimane has the highest net worth of the group, noting her popularity on Twitch as a key factor.
She has amassed over 6.8 million followers on Twitch. Pokimane has previously revealed streamers earns around $10,000 per 3,000 subscribers, so it’s likely that she’s pulling in around $70,000 per month from subscribers alone.
She also has over 6.25 million subscribers on YouTube and has amassed more than 400 million views in total on her videos. On a monthly basis, Pokimane is estimated to earn between $8,000-12,000 from YouTube.
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