• Bay Area Buggs is a YouTuber from California who uploads mostly "Grand Theft Auto V" gameplays.
• He has an active YouTube channel with nearly 1.8 million subscribers and 633 million views.
• He is part of the Code Zero Gaming network and is also active on Twitch with 50,000 subscribers and 86,000 views.
• He loves cars and has three expensive rides, and also loves animals especially dogs.
• His estimated net worth is over $700,000 and he is active on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and his own website.
Bay Area Buggs Wiki Bio
Brandon Turney was born in California USA, on 2 November 1992, so under the zodiac sign of Scorpio and holding American nationality. As Bay Area Buggs, he is popular for his YouTube channel onto which he mostly uploads his “Grand Theft Auto V” gameplays.
Childhood and education
Bay Area Buggs grew up playing video games, and while parents of his closest friends weren’t allowing them to spend much time on their PCs, Bay Area Buggs’ parents didn’t mind. and let their son do whatever he wanted – this was mostly because he was an only child, and his parents only wanted him to be happy.
Bay Area Buggs was already an avid gamer by the time he reached high school, and spent all of his free time playing video games rather than with his peers. They thought of him as a not very social person, but he had his gaming friends. After he matriculated from high school, Bay Area Buggs completely focused on his gaming career and his YouTube channel, and decided not to enroll at college.
Career of a YouTuber
Bay Area Buggs’ career began the moment he launched his YouTube channel on 14 March 2011 – there are currently nearly 1.8 million people subscribed to his channel, while it counts more than 633 million views combined of all his videos.
Bay Area Buggs launched his channel with the single idea of uploading gaming content. He started with the popular “Grand Theft Auto 4” video game, and its special mode called LCPDFR – he has since played numerous games, while he is currently mostly focused on uploading his “Grand Theft Auto 5” gameplays.
While Bay Area Buggs works alone on his channel, he is also part of Code Zero Gaming, with Polecat324, Jeff Favignano, Zach Houseknecht, and TheNorthernAlex – the network they use is Machinima.
Bay Area Buggs is also very active on the Twitch platform, as he launched his channel just a couple of months after he began using YouTube – there are currently more than 50,000 people subscribed to his channel, which also counts more than 86,000 views of all his livestreams combined.
Bay Area Buggs mostly livestreams while playing the popular “Grand Theft Auto 5” video game.
“Grand Theft Auto”
Grand Theft Auto is an action adventure video game series originally made by Mike Dailly and David Jones and while the next titles were created by Sam and Dan Houser, Aaron Garbut and Leslie Benzies– the game was released by the Rockstar Games company.
Most GTA games so far created were set in fictional cities which are made to look as real cities – Liberty City, Vice City, and San Andreas all resemble New York City, Miami, and California. The gameplay allows you to use an open world and choose missions to do if you want to progress the story and finish the game – besides that, you can go around beating people, stealing cars, racing, shooting, and similar. Every game is focused on criminal activities and the player strives to become the best criminal in his city.
The series so far counts 11 games and four expansion packs, while the third game in the series called “Grand Theft Auto III” is considered as the most important, as it started using the 3D setting – all the games after this have been more or less based on it. The games are not for minors, as they have adult nature (you can have sex with the women after you pay them), and violent themes. The entire series currently holds the title of the fourth highest selling video game franchise of all time, as they have sold more than 250 million units – the first three places are held by “Mario”, “Pokemon”, and the unforgettable “Tetris”.
Personal life and relationships
Bay Area Buggs is very secretive when it comes to his love life, and hasn’t shared any details regarding his past and present affairs with the public.
In 2018, there were rumors circulating the internet that the popular YouTuber was dating a female Instagram star, who is a gamer as well. She was the one to make the first move as she expressed her wish to meet him, and after the two went on a date, they were an instant match, and instantly started their relationship. However, it turned out they couldn’t last more than a month, as they were more focused on their careers and didn’t have enough time to spend together, therefore calling it quits.
The YouTuber is currently rumored to be dating a female YouTube gamer who is a big fan of the popular “Fortnite: Battle Royale” video game, rather than “Grand Theft Auto 5”. They started chatting online and began dating in March 2019, however, Bay Area Buggs hasn’t commented on his current relationship status, and therefore nothing can be claimed with certainty. Judging by his social media accounts and his secrecy, he currently appears to be single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have any kids.
Hobbies and other interests
Bay Area Buggs’ main interest is playing video games, and making and editing videos, however, there are numerous other things he is passionate about.
Bay Area Buggs is a huge fan of cars and has three expensive rides in his possession – he own a 2017 Ford Focus RS, 2004 Mazda Speed Miata, and a 2008 Ford CVPI. His YouTube channel and the videos in which he plays “Grand Theft Auto 5” mostly feature him driving all kinds of cars. He is also very fond of motorcycles and has a Suzuki, while he has changed a couple of them throughout the years.
This past week I went on a cruise to Cozumel, Belize and Roatán. I had an amazing time unplugging from technology and taking in this beautiful world with a amazing group of people. This picture is a summary of my trip, I need a monkey! pic.twitter.com/F7xixGrPgx
— Buggs (@BayAreaBuggs) September 9, 2018
He loves all animals but prefers dogs over all others – his pet dog Trinity is now a couple of months old. Bay Area Buggs has been a fan of tattoos since he was a kid, and he has several inked onto his body. He loves to travel but his career of a YouTuber doesn’t allow him to be away for too long – the reason behind his wanderlust is his desire to drive and ride on the open road and get far away.
Real name/face and net worth
Bay Area Buggs’ real name is Brandon Turney and he is from the Bay area, California. He has short brown hair and blue eyes while his height and weight are not known.
According to authoritative sources, his current net worth is estimated to be more than $700,000, and is steadily rising thanks to his YouTube channel.
Social media presence
Bay Area Buggs is very active on several popular social media platforms, as this is very important for his career of a YouTuber. He launched his Twitter account in November 2012, and has tweeted nearly 10,000 times. He has an Instagram account on which he’s uploaded over 220 pictures– he has a Facebook page as well.
He is also running his own website on which you can find links to all of his social media accounts.