Faze Apex is a professional gamer, and the owner and the leader of the Faze Clan, as well as a famous YouTuber. Faze Clan is a famous gaming collective, and they mostly play the popular first-person shooter video game, Call of Duty. On his YouTube channel, Faze Apex has more than 4 million followers. Read on to find out more about his early and private life, as well as his career and earnings.
Early and Private Life of Faze Apex
Faze Apex was born as Youssef Abdelfattah, on June 20, 1996, in California. However, in search of a career, he decided to move to New York, where his life truly began. While he was still quite young, he was extremely interested in online gaming. He decided to start a YouTube channel, after which he began uploading videos of his gaming sessions. His clan, Faze Clan, also has a separate channel, where he uploads videos as well.
Back in 2008, while he was still a high school student, Faze uploaded his first YouTube video, in which he played Call of Duty under the nickname “Atrocity HD.” Two years later in 2010, he was offered a spot on the Faze Clan, to which he, of course, answered positively and became a full-time member. As the group was starting at that time, he was immediately a co-founder. One rather interesting thing is that he has a nephew, whom he addresses as Faze Baby or Faze Baby 2.0 in his videos. Faze Apex has always been a highly skilled gamer, and he makes a great job with the editing of his many videos.
Except him, Faze Clan has three other members, Thomas Oliviera, Faze Housecat, and Faze Resistance. They mostly deal with trick shot videos in the game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II. At an early stage of his life, Apex decided that he wants gaming to be his profession, and joining the Faze Clan was a major crossroads in his young life. Together with his teammates, he has generated over a billion views on the YouTube channel.
Net Worth 2019
As of this year, Faze Apex has an estimated net worth of over $1.3 million. This amount is a result of his YouTube and gaming careers. His team also has sponsorship deals that gave the members additional wealth. Still young, Faze Apex is bound to have more success in his interesting career path. He is one of the many examples of how your passion and hobby can become a well-paid profession.