Tyler “Ninja” Blevins has reportedly made about $1 million enjoying Apex Legends.
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Here is extra proof that the battle royale of battle royale video games has begun.
Tyler Blevins, a well-known gamer generally known as “Ninja,” made 1,000,000 streaming himself enjoying, based on a Reuters’ report on Wednesday.
Apex Legends, made by Respawn Leisure and EA, gained 10 million gamers within the first 72 hours after it launched on Feb. four. Ninja reportedly tweeted about Apex Legends on Feb. 5 and streamed himself to his greater than 13 million followers on Twitch. He bought paid about $1 for the promotion, Reuters stated, citing an nameless supply.
This is not Ninja’s first time making thousands and thousands streaming video games on-line. He raked in practically $10 million final yr enjoying Fortnite.
Ninja did not instantly reply to a request for remark.
The free-to-play battle royale recreation is just like Fortnite and PUBG, which implies the final one standing wins. However in Apex Legends, customers can solely play in squads and decide the character class that fits their model. The preventing kinds and weapon selections are additionally fancier in Apex Legends than within the different two.
Apex Legends has gained lots of consideration in a really brief time. Earlier this month, the sport had already reached 50 million gamers since launch. Epic’s Fortnite: Battle Royale counted 200 million gamers in a yr. However Apex Legends might catch up quickly.
How is Apex Legends completely different from Fortnite and PUBG?