AFK w/ Ninja
About the Podcast
Welcome to the electrifying world of AFK w/ Ninja hosted by professional streamer and gamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins. Join Ninja twice a week as he dives into the internet and the ever changing realms of music, sports, comedy, gaming, and entertainment to uncover the latest projects and excitement brewing within these industries. In the interview portion of the show, Ninja will engage in insightful interviews with prominent leaders, artists, and creators, delving into their upcoming endeavors, exploring the depths of their creativity and showcasing the remarkable talents and achievements of his esteemed guests. In the variety portion of the show, Ninja himself takes center stage. Through behind the scenes stories, hilarious recurring segments and community engagement, Ninja will share his own journey, experiences, and perspectives on trending news of the week, adding an intimate touch to the show. AFK w/ Ninja drops Tuesdays and Thursdays on Apple Podcasts and everywhere you get your podcast fix.
About the Host
Tyler "Ninja" Blevins
Tyler Blevins is an American streamer and professional eSports player more commonly known by his online alias "Ninja." Ninja began playing Halo 3 professionally in 2009. Ninja became a streamer in 2011 first with Justin.tv, then moved to Twitch.tv. He began streaming Fortnite regularly and his viewership began to grow, which coincided with the game's growth in popularity in September 2017, he had 500,000 followers; in six months, that number grew by 250 percent. In March 2018, Ninja set the Twitch.tv record for a single individual stream while playing Fortnite after he hosted a game with Drake, Travis Scott, and JuJu Smith-Schuster. In April 2018, he broke his own viewing record during his event Ninja Vegas 2018 where he accumulated an audience of 667,000 live viewers. Ninja has over 21 million subscribers on YouTube and he has become the 2nd most subscribed Twitch streamer; after fellow Fortnite streamer Tfue passed him as of January 2019.