Pokimane is a famous Moroccan-Canadian video game streamer and an Instagram personality. Being a Twitch streamer and YouTuber, Pokimane is popular for her live streams on Twitch, presenting video game content, especially in League of Legends and Fortnite.
Table of Biography
The Instagram star was born on 14th May 1996, in Morocco, Borth Africa. Pokimane’s real name is Imane Anys and she holds Moroccan and Canadian nationality. Also, she is from a mixed ethnicity and follows Christianity. Similarly, her age is twenty-four years and her sun sign is Taurus. Regarding Pokimane’s education, she went to McMaster University. There she studied chemical engineering but dropped out in order to pursue her streaming career full time. In addition, Pokimane knows some languages such as French, English, and Moroccon Darija.
Career and Professional Life
Twitch Streaming career
After Pokimane got out of the school, she achieved 450 thousand followers on Twitch in the year 2017, placing her account a place within the hundred most followed on the platform. In the year 2017, her account’s extended, as a result, the Shorty Awards gave her a name as the Best Twitch Streamer of the year. The Shorty Awards also told that her gameplay and commentary streams of League of Legends helped her to achieve more fame on Twitch. Anys had a cameo presence in a League of Legends trailer declaring another game mode.
Pokimane has been popular to stream gameplay and explanation of Fortnite, which she 1st streamed as a member of a sponsorship. At E3 in the year 2018, Epic Games, the developers of Fortnite, managed a pro–am occasion. The event matched streamers with mainstream stars in a match of Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode. Anys was matched with rapper Desiigner but soon before the event, his place was taken by the basketball player Josh Hart. In mid-March 2019, Pokimane directed her reducing amount of Fortnite streams, declaring that she needed to “think about what I like or dislike about the content that I’ve been making”.
More about her streaming career
Tech news website Digital Trends revealed that Pokimane often communicates with her audience and revealed her “laidback but enthusiastic personality” as “perfectly suited to long-form streams”. Besides game streaming content, she even podcasts and streams various real-world moments. Being one of the famous streamers, Twitch has personally partnered with Anys. In July 2018, Twitch choose her as one of fifteen ambassadors for the 2018 repetition of their TwitchCon event. In the same month, Twitch organized her as a partner for their Twitch Creator Camp. Also, she made a multi-year exclusivity together with Twitch in March 2020.
Social Blade took Anys in the list of the sixth most followed user on Twitch, with more than 6.8 million followers. In late October 2020, Pokimane worked with U.S. representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar together with various other valuable streamers adding Disguised Toast and HasanAbi for a session of Among Us as a member of a get-out-the-vote enterprise for the United States presidential election in the year 2020. Pokimane was given a name of an honoree in the Forbes 30 Under 30 in the year 2021 under the part of “Games”, which acclaimed her eminence as the great female streamer on Twitch and also as OfflineTV’s co-founder.
Moreover, Pokimane has several YouTube channels and they are “Pokimane”, “Pokimane Too”, “Pokimane VODS”, “Poki ASMR”, and “imane”. The Pokimane channel presents the improved gaming clips from streams when Pokimane Too adds unconnected clips of her gaming content, vlogs, and also podcast. Likewise, on the Pokimane VODS channel, full unmodified VOD clips of streams are posted. The Poki ASMR channel presented videos that are a portion of a broader YouTube community of ASMR content, even though she has come to an end of posting on the channel. Pokimane formed another channel, ‘imane’ in the year 2021 which has more personal topics and vlogs.
Pokimane moreover, is a part of OfflineTV. It is a cooperative YouTube channel invented by content creators. Also, Anys said, “it’s not fun being a streamer and living alone, so we decided to come together in a way so we not only keep each other company but we can also collab and actually do good work and content for everyone else”. In October 2019, it was declared that Pokimane will be present in the movie “Free Guy” whose director is Shawn Levy. Also, it will be out in May 2021. Additionally, the YouTuber got along with Markiplier and Jacksepticeye’s fashion brand Cloak with the post of a partner and creative director in June 2020.
The content creator, gaming streamer, social media personality, and successful YouTuber has been earning a good amount of money. As of 2018, the YouTuber had a decent net worth of $500,000. So, as of now, her net worth might have increased and must range from $1 to $2 million. Pokimane also collects some of her fortunes from endorsements, paid content, and also from brand promotions. Currently, she is living a great and joyful life in LA, California, USA.
Pokimane has been very serious about her YouTube and streaming career. She even left her education and studies for this career. There is not a single hint given by Anys herself regarding her previous as well as her present romantic relationship with any guy. So, there is a high possibility for Pokimane to not be in any relationship. Likewise, Anys has also not been in any kind of controversies and rumors. Therefore, Pokimane is single and is currently not dating anyone.
Body Measurement and Social Media
The YouTuber is very beautiful and has an adorable personality. Pokimane has an average height of 5 feet 3 inches or else 163 cm or 1.63 m. Similarly, Anys’s bodyweight is around 51 kg or 112 lbs. The gaming streamer’s body measurements are 34-24-34 inches and she wears a shoe size of 5 (US). Moreover, Pokimane’s bra cup size is 32 B. The beautiful 24-years old YouTuber has a fair complexion with a pair of brown eyes and brown long hair. Pokimane’s cute face, amazing body figure, and positivity are the main features of her that attract everyone. Anys’s most loved feature is that she has a dimple that appears when she smiles which makes her prettier.
Being a YouTuber and social media personality, Pokimane obviously is active on social media platforms. On Instagram, Pokimane has 5.7 million followers and on Twitter, she has 3.2 million followers. Similarly, Pokimane has 696 thousand followers on her Facebook page. On her “Pokimane” YouTube channel, she has achieved 6.51 million subscribers as of March 2021. The YouTuber is also physically present at some of the public events. Anys loves interacting with her followers and subscribers as well.