8-BitRyan Wiki Biography
8-BitRyan was born in England UK on 24 June 1994 so under the zodiac sign of Cancer and holding British nationality – he is popular for the YouTube channel which he created together with Bazamalam.
Early life and education
He is said to be very close to his father and mother, and an only child.
Ryan has been playing video games since he was a kid and is very thankful to his parents for not putting pressure on him to stop playing games, and to go outside to spend time with his peers. His experience with video games helped him launch his career and become popular.
Before he became active on the YouTube platform, Ryan was interested in music and had a dream of becoming a drummer for any popular band. He worked as a drum teacher while actively searching for a band which he could be a part of, however, things changed for him when he turned to gaming rather than to continue chasing his dreams of becoming a famous drummer.
Career of a YouTuber
Ryan’s career began the moment he launched his “8-BitRyan” YouTube channel on 18 March 2015 while its description reads ‘Welcome to my channel, my name is Ryan! You can expect to see a variety of gaming content based around just about every genre out there! If this is your thing, why not stick around? You won’t regret it!’ While both Ryan and his YouTube partner Bazamalam upload game content, Ryan is popular for his plays of horror games such as “FNAF”, “Geometry Dash”, and many others. There are more than two million people currently subscribed to the channel, while it counts nearly 600 million views of all their videos combined.
Ryan and Bazamalam are also running a second channel on YouTube entitled “8-BitGaming”, which was launched on 23 August 2013 and its description reads ‘Welcome to 8-BitGaming!8-BitGaming is ran by two friends with a passion for providing entertainment for other people who enjoy gaming! If this sounds like your thing, then join us and follow our work by subscribing!’ There are currently more than a million people subscribed to the channel, ~280 million views of all their videos combined – they are using the channel to upload gaming content, which is very similar to that which they upload on their main channel.
Twitch channel is currently followed by ~4,000.
Love life and relationships
His fans are certain that he is currently dating a female YouTuber who he met online – the two are said to have started talking on Tinder and decided to go on a date after two months of chatting. Judging by what his fans have stated, the two instantly fell for one another and have been dating ever since which is a year and a half now. However, none of this has been confirmed by either of them.
Ryan is also rumored to be gay because of the fact he doesn’t usually talk about women – this is another thing which hasn’t been confirmed.
Hobbies and other interests
Ryan is an animal lover and has a cat named Dog – he uploaded a picture of his cat onto his Instagram account with a comment that he will upload the pictures of his cat when he has nothing smarter to share with his fans. He is a huge fan of music, even though he wanted to pursue a career in the music industry which he eventually gave up on it – he enjoys watching movies as well, and has made a couple of movie review videos. He isn’t much of a traveler as he prefers to stay in his hometown where he feels comfortable.
Being secretive about his real name
Ryan is one of those YouTubers who decided not to share their real name with their fans – some YouTubers are even more secretive as they haven’t shown their face during their videos.
Because of his nickname, it is known that his first name is Ryan but his last name is still a mystery. It appears that his fans enjoy this mystery, as they are not stubborn to find out what his last name is.
Gonna do an experiment
(P.s. Got a green-screen for dumb edits, I've missed one) pic.twitter.com/osYp7BZ0YQ
— 8-BitRyan (@IAm8BitRyan) May 4, 2019
Appearance and net worth
- Ryan is 25 years old
- Medium long brown hair
- Brown eyes
- He has had both his ears stretched.
- Net worth is ~$1 million, he is currently making a minimum of $5,000 and as much as $88,000 per month, but this is before YouTube and its partners take their cut which is said to be 50 percent.
Social media presence
- Twitter created in December 2014; 60,000 followers; tweeted ~3,500 times
- Instagram is followed by ~60,000 people; uploaded ~50 pictures
- Facebook is followed by ~700