If you’re not from Brazil, you may not be familiar with Alan “Alanzoka” Ferreira but he is actually one of the most popular streamers on Twitch. While Alanzoka is one of the most-watched Brazilian streamers on the platform, he is becoming more and more prominent outside of the country as well.
Alanzoka joined YouTube in 2011, where he currently has reached over 7 million subscribers. He started growing when he picked up Fortnite in 2017 but has since branched into other games. On Twitch, Alanzoka plays a variety of casual games and hosts a lot of 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 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 and 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 Brazil’s Overwatch team and was also competitive in Rocket League.
Gaming has always been a big part of Alanzoka’s life. He was born in Sao Paulo in 1990 and then graduated from Anhembi Morumbi University. He started uploading videos to YouTube soon after, on a channel once called EDGE or Electronic Desire Gamers Entertainment.
Alanzoka’s first video was centered around Minecraft. He then got into horror games like Amnesia and Dead Space 2. In 2012, he started to gain attention for playing Slender. In 2018, he started playing Fortnite, boosting his popularity on Twitch.
What do we know about Alanzoka’s family?
Alanzoka has stated in the past that he was raised by his mother and father in Brazil. The two attempted to keep him out of the limelight for a while. Alanzoka hasn’t shared much else about his private family life with fans.
Alanzoka is dating Maethe, another video game creator. The 27-year-old also lives in Sao Paulo. She currently has 445,000 followers on Twitch where she plays Sims 4, cooking simulators, and some spooky games. The couple often share cute pictures 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 makes money from sponsorships and endorsement deals.