Willyrex - Updated Feb 2024

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Madrid, Spain
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Madrid, Spain


Willyrex is a Spanish-American YouTuber.  Likewise, Willyrex is also a machinima partner who posts video game content featuring a variety of games, but perhaps most notably, Minecraft.

Early Life and Childhood

Willyrex is 28 years old. He was born on May 9, 1993, in Madrid, Spain. His birth name is Guillermo Díaz Ibáñez. Likewise, he lived in Los Angeles California for a period but he’s originally from Madrid. He also has a younger sister. Further, there is no information regarding his parents.

Likewise, talking about his nationality is Spanish, but does not have information regarding his ethnic background.


Moving toward his educational background, he started studying for a degree in Business Administration but left school a few months after starting to focus full-time on YouTube.

Professional Life

Talking about Willyrex’s social media career, he gained fame through her YouTube channel. He is a Spanish YouTube personality as well as an author. Likewise, he has two YouTube channels: Willyrex and TheWillyrex.

Similarly, he launched his first YouTube channel Willyrex on  August 9, 2009. This channel includes video content like WARZONE – Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, FORTNITE: MINIJUEGOS LOCOS, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUGS), FRIDAY THE 13th THE GAME, GTA V: Carreras y Modo Libre, and ARK: Survival Evolved – Temporada 1.

One of the most viewed videos on the channel titled “TOP 200 FAILS MÁS DIVERTIDOS de FORTNITE: Battle Royale,” has got almost 10,086,601 views. Some of the other notable videos are “GTA V ONLINE | NUEVO COCHE 2.500.000$ !! #216 – GTA 5 Gameplay” with 9.4M views, “ARK – “T-REX” | Video Oficial | Canción Original | Lycos” with 9.1M views, “TROLLEANDO A 2 CAMPERS en BLACK OPS 2” with 8.8M views and many more.

Currently, the channel has garnered over 15.2M subscribers with almost 4,040,973,445 views.


Caption: Willyrex on his YouTube videos (Source: YouTube)

Secondary channel

He created his second channel on January 26, 2011. As of November 2017, the YouTube channel garnered over 12 million subscribers and 4.35 billion views. This made it the 3rd most subscribed channel in Spain and the 75th most subscribed channel in the world. According to him, he originally started his YouTube channel to share gameplay with his friends.

The channel includes content such as KARMALAND – MINECRAFT, GOLF TROLL, DESAFIO DE LA SUERTE | Lucky Blocks, WIGETTA | LIBROS, REFORMAS | House Flipper, FORTNITE: Salvar El Mundo (Modo Historia), Happy Wheels, and REALIDAD VIRTUAL. As of May 2020, the channel has garnered 17.1M subscribers, and almost 6,113,614,431 views. However, this channel has more viewers than its first channel.

Book and Games

He has even co-authored the popular book saga Wigetta with fellow popular gamer Vegetta777. Likewise, they are roommates as well.

Further, he has also created a mobile game for Microsoft, Android, and iOS called Karmarun along with fellow YouTubers Vegetta777 and Staxx. This game has been downloaded over 2 million times.

Moreover, he is the owner of @madlions_loles.

The reason behind his online name

Likewise, he has even stated that he started his YouTube name, He, as a messenger screen name when he was about 11 years old- years before starting his YouTube channel. He picked Willy because it is a nickname for the English equivalent of his first name, William. Similarly, he chose rex because it was Latin for the word king.

Willyrex – Net Worth 2023

Speaking of his earnings, he is a famous YouTube star who has earned a decent amount of money through his two successful gaming YouTube channels. Likewise, he has garnered around 3.5 million dollars from his first YouTube channel, and 7.6 million dollars from his second YouTube channel.

Further, he also earned it through his additional work. And he lives a very lavish and beautiful life with the good fortune collected through his work. Therefore, his estimated net worth is around $15 million.


Caption: Willy captured enjoying the beautiful nature in the surroundings (Source: Instagram)

Relationship Status

Reflecting on his personal life, he is engaged. On 21 August 2019, he announced his engagement, to Cristiurbi Rodríguez. She is a Spanish Instagram star. She models for various brands including Bershka and delivers and posts her fashion photos through Instagram for her over 500k followers. The duo shares a special binding and often keep on sharing pictures of themselves on their social media handles. The team looks perfect and adorable together. He is expecting his first kid soon.


Caption: Willy
posing for a selfie with his fiance (Source: Instagram)

Furthermore, there is no information regarding his previous linkups. Moreover, he has maintained a good profile and has not been involved in any controversial act.

Willyrex – Body Measurements

This handsome hunk YouTube gamer has good good-looking personality. He has a great height and a healthy body weight. He has a fit body physique.  Likewise, he has a pair of dark brown eyes with brown hair color. Furthermore, he has not shared information regarding his exact height, weight, and other body statics.

Willyrex – Social Media

Being a social media star, he is active on different social media platforms like YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc. He has gained massive popularity through his social media handles. Instagram has over 6.6 million followers.

Likewise, he has gained 6 million followers on his Twitter account and over 2.5 million followers on his Facebook account. Further, he runs Two YouTube channels. His first YouTube channel has garnered 15.4 million subscribers and the secondary channel The Will Rex has gained 17.1 million subscribers.

Additionally, he has provided his email ID [email protected] for business inquiries.