THE online gaming world is one that is unfamiliar to many.
But it’s a lucrative industry, as young gamers are making big bucks off streaming platforms and social media posts. One of them is Karl Jacobs – here’s what we know about him…
Who is Karl Jacobs?
Karl Jacobs is an online gamer famous for appearing on the DreamSMP server – one of the most popular Minecraft servers.
He also acts as a tour guide for new visitors and members on the server.
On March 27, Jacobs toured American rapper Lil Nas X around the server alongside YouTuber Corpse Husband.
DreamSMP is a server owned by YouTuber Dream. Jacobs joined in August 2020 after he competed with Dream’s team in the Twitch Rivals Minecraft tournament.
Following the tournament he launched a Twitter campaign #Karl4DreamSMP, which ended up trending and he finally got invited to the server.
He is also well-known for being part of MrBeast’s crew – Jimmy ‘MrBeast’ Donaldson is one of YouTube’s biggest creators.
Karl has long been a gamer and started his Twitch stream in 2017 under the brand “GamerBoyKarl”.
From August 2020 to January 2021, Karl gained over 1.3 million followers on Twitch.
He now boasts 2.4 million followers on the streaming platform .
Jacobs’ other social media accounts have gained huge followings, particularly his TikTok, which now has over 4 million fans.
How old is Karl Jacobs?
Karl was born on July 19, 1998 – making him 22 years.
He stands at 5’11”.
Karl has previously defined himself as on the asexual spectrum. He said that he does not consider himself as asexual, but close to it.
What is Karl Jacobs’ net worth?
Karl Jacobs’ net worth is estimated at $500 thousand – $1 million USD.
As well as making money through his streaming content, Karl writes editorials, reviews, and news for GamerBolt.com.
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Where does Karl Jacobs live?
Karl Jacobs is currently living in Portland, Oregon.
He owns a cat called Grey.