If you’re not from Brazil, you might not know Alan “Alanzoka” Ferreira, but he’s actually one of the most popular streamers on Twitch. Although Alanzoka is one of the most watched Brazilian streamers on the platform, he is also becoming increasingly important outside the country.
Alanzoka joined YouTube in 2011, where he currently has over 7 million subscribers. It started growing when it picked up Fortnite in 2017, but has since branched out into other games. On Twitch, Alanzoka plays a variety of casual games and hosts numerous Just Chatting streams for his 5.9 million followers.
Alanzoka has been recognized for his popularity in the gaming space many times throughout his career. In 2019 he was nominated for the Esports Brazil Award and the Esports Award. In 2020, he won the MTV Millennial Award and then the Digital Influencers Award in 2021.
How did Alanzoka get started on Twitch?
Alanzoka joined YouTube in 2011, then Twitch a year later. From Five Nights at Freddy’s to Valorant, Alanzoka has continued to show his talent in a variety of games. In 2016, he joined Overwatch’s Brazilian team and was also competitive in Rocket League.
Gambling has always been a big part of Alanzoka’s life. He was born in Sao Paulo in 1990 and later graduated from Anhembi Morumbi University. He began uploading videos to YouTube soon after, on a channel formerly called EDGE or Electronic Desire Gamers Entertainment.
Alanzoka’s first video focused on Minecraft. He then got into horror games like Amnesia and Dead Space 2. In 2012, he started getting attention for playing Slender. In 2018, he started playing Fortnite, increasing his popularity on Twitch.
What do we know about Alanzoka’s family?
Alanzoka has said in the past that he was raised by his mother and father in Brazil. The two tried to keep him out of the spotlight for a while. Alanzoka hasn’t shared much else about his private family life with his fans.
Alanzoka is dating Maethe, another video game creator. The 27-year-old also lives in Sao Paulo. She currently has 445,000 subscribers on Twitch where she plays The Sims 4, cooking simulators, and spooky games. The couple often share cute photos together on Instagram.
What is Alanzoka’s net worth?
Alanzoka has a reported net worth of around $1.27 million. He makes most of his money from live streams on Twitch and uploading to YouTube. Alanzoka also earns money through sponsorships and endorsement deals.