How much is SSSniperWolf worth?
|Net Worth:||$8 Million|
|Date of Birth:||October 22, 1992|
SSSNiperWolf is the nickname of Alia Marie Shelesh. She’s an English-American YouTube personality who rose to prominence with her comedy, gaming, and reaction videos online. As of now, the social media star has more than 2.4 thousand views, which have accumulated over 8 billion views. She is followed by millions of people online and her YouTube channel alone has more than 22.2 million subscribers.
How Did SSSniperWolf Get So Rich?
What made Lia so rich were her gaming videos as well as her online presence and consistency. The gamer continuously posted videos and just two years after she joined the YouTube platform, she received 1 million subscribers. Thanks to that, at that time, she was able to receive over $2,000 monthly. Also in 2015, her name was included in a heat with fellow gamer Raya (GirlGoneGamer). The two had a controversial exchange after Alia posted a video that claims Raya faked her footage in one of her “Call of Duty” videos.
By the end of 2015, SSSniperWolf amassed more than 2 million subscribers, something was doubled by the end of 2016. Around the same time, Alia’s name was once again included in controversy. She was sued by the YouTuber Enigmahood after she slandered him in one of her videos, however, no legal actions were taken towards Lia herself and charges were proven to be wrong. In mid-2017, with over 5 million subscribers and nearly 1 billion views in total, Lia’s net worth exceeded more than $500,000.
Why Is She So Famous?
The internet star became famous thanks to her unique personality and funny videos. She was born on October 22, 1992, in Liverpool, United Kingdom. She’s of Greek and Turkish descent, and, she two younger brothers and one sister, who is also a YouTuber – Ranya Lasagna. When she was six, Alia, who is mostly called Lia, was moved to the United States with her parents. During her pre-adolescent years, Lia’s parents bought her a PlayStation and this is when she became interested in gaming. Among one of her favorite games was Metal Gear Solid, thanks to which she came up with the nickname “SSSniperWolf”, which was inspired by the eponymous character Sniper Wolf in the game.
The YouTube star first began her YouTube career in 2013. On January 19, she created her SSSniperWolf channel, which at the time was mainly a gamin channel that included various videos of her playing games such as Call of Duty and World of Warcraft. Also that year, she got arrested for the first time. She was arrested for armed robbery after hitting a security guard and resisting arrest. Because of her actions, at the age of 21, she spent two days in prison and her charges were eventually brought down to a simple misdemeanor.
What Makes Her So Successful?
The success of SSSniperWolf comes from her popular reaction and gaming videos. Despite the controversies surrounding her, starting from the rivalries with GirlGoneGamer, Enigmahood, and FaZe Censor, to her appearance on Good Mythical Morning, Lia has been one of the most successful names on the video-sharing platform. In 2019, she won a Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Award in the category “Favorite Gamer”. Among some of the many games that she has played are “Overwatch”, various versions of “Call of Duty”, “Destiny”, “Far Cry”, Minecraft”, and “Tom Clancy’s The Division”.
The social media star first hit 10 million subscribers in July 2018, and, less than two years later, in May 2020, she hit 20 million subscribers. Her most-watched videos are “Touch My Body Challenge!” with 90 million views, and “SPOILED LITTLE GIRL Thinks That She Owns the World” with 36 million views”. She first accumulated 1 billion views in September 2015 and as of September 2020, has amassed more than 8.2 billion views. Apart from her main channel, she also has a second channel called “LittleLiaWolf”, which was created in June 2014 and highlights different types of videos – makeup tutorials, hauls, baking, and arts and crafts.
SSSniperWolf is one of the most familiar and triumphant names on YouTube. She began her career as an internet personality in 2013 and since then has become one of the wealthiest YouTubers of all time. Her face is recognized all over the world and now, she has a net worth of $6 million and nearly 30 million followers online on all of her social media platforms.