• Alia Shelesh, better known as SSSniperWolf, is a popular YouTuber who mainly uploads Fortnite gameplays.
• She was born in England, of Turkish and Greek ancestry, and moved to the US at a young age.
• She created two YouTube channels and a website on which she sells her own merchandise.
• She is an avid gamer and cosplayer, and also enjoys travelling, cars, yoga, and meditation.
• SSSniperWolf has an estimated net worth of over $2 million.
SSSniperWolf Wiki Bio
Alia Shelesh was born in England on 22 October 1992 of Turkish and Greek ancestry, so under the zodiac sign of Libra and holding British nationality – better known online as SSSniperWolf, she is popular for her YouTube channel, onto which she mostly uploads her “Fortnite” gameplays, while she can also be seen playing numerous other games, including “Call of Duty” and “Grand Theft Auto V”.
Childhood and education
SSSniperWolf spent part of her childhood in England alongside her parents and her two younger brothers and a younger sister – they all moved to the US when SSSniperWolf was six years old.
She began playing video games as soon as she moved to the US, as she was having a hard time fitting into the new society. Her peers at elementary school saw her as a not very sociable person, but SSSniperWolf didn’t mind, and was happy in her own world. She went on to attend high school and after she matriculated, she tried studying nursing at college, but eventually quit as she wanted to pursue her career of a gamer and a YouTuber – this came as a disappointment for her mother, who was hoping her daughter would become a pharmacist.
Career of a YouTuber
SSSniperWolf has come a long way since she first started playing games. She started off with the PlayStation 1 gaming console, and her favorite game was “Metal Gear Solid” – her nickname ‘SSSniperWolf’ comes from the Sniper Wolf in-game character who is one of the bad guys. Some of the other games she enjoyed playing were “Pokemon”, “Spyro”, and “Crash Team Racing”.
SSSniperWolf’s career began the moment she launched her YouTube channel on 19 January 2013 – there are currently more than 16.4 million people subscribed to it, while it also counts over four billion views of all her videos combined. She became popular mostly thanks to her “Fortnite” gameplays, but she is now uploading videos related to her everyday life as well, including challenges and pulling pranks on her friends – she was mostly uploading “Call of Duty” videos at the start of her career.
She launched her second channel entitled “Little Lia” on 4 June 2014, and there are currently more than 1.6 million people subscribed to it, while it also counts over 81 million views of all her videos combined. SSSniperWolf uses this channel to upload her ‘Do It Yourself’ videos in which she teaches people how to craft things.
SSSniperWolf was the host of the “Clickbait” comedy series which were airing in 2017, and she has appeared in a single episode of the “Ready to Kill” series.
“Fortnite” video game
“Fortnite” is an online video game originally created by Epic Games and released in 2017. The game features three different game modes which basically have the same gameplay and use the same game engine:
- Fortnite: Save the world is a cooperative shooter survival game which gathers up to four players who have to fight the creatures which resemble zombies, while also having to defend the objects which they build themselves;
- Fortnite Battle Royale is a free to play battle royale game which gathers up to 100 players who fight between themselves until only one person is left alive – players land wherever they want on the map, they gather weapons and tools, and then fight other players;
- Thirdly, Fortnite Creative mode in which you are not fighting anyone, but rather have the freedom to create a world however you like, while you can also create battle arenas.
Fortnite: Save the World and Fortnite Battle Royale were officially released on 25 July 2017 while Fortnite Creative was released on 6 December 2018 – the games are currently playable on numerous platforms including Windows, macOS, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, IOS, and Android. However, Fortnite: Save the World cannot yet be played on Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android.
Fortnite Battle Royale is currently the most played game in the whole world, as it has drawn more than 125 million people in less than a year after its original release. Numerous tournaments and competitions are organized every year around the world, which have huge money prize pools.
Love life and relationships
SSSniperWolf is somewhat secretive when it comes to her love life but some things regarding her current boyfriend are still known.
SSSniperWolf has been dating Evan Sausage for years now – Evan is a YouTuber as well, and the two were chatting online for months before finally meeting at one of the Comic Cons they both attended. They were an instant match and have been dating ever since, with no controversies or rumors surrounding their relationship. The two aren’t married and don’t have any kids, but have three dogs called Kaz, Lumpy, and Ash – they had a fourth dog named Tuna which passed away in 2018.
SSSniperWolf hasn’t mentioned any other men she might have dated before Evan as she prefers to keep these matters to herself.
Hobbies and other interests
SSSniperWolf spends most of her time playing video games, and uploading videos onto her YouTube channels but she still finds time for other things she is interested in.
SSSniperWolf is a fan of fast cars, and her favorite car brand is Mercedes – she has bought and sold numerous Mercedes cars throughout the years. She loves doing cosplay and usually goes to all cosplay events organized in her vicinity – she became popular on Instagram mostly thanks to the pictures of her cosplay costumes. While she goes to the gym on a daily basis, she is also a practitioner of yoga and meditation, as she believes mental health is as important as staying fit.
Her number one hobby is travelling, and she often goes on road trips with her best girlfriend – the two have travelled a big part of the US together.
Appearance and net worth
SSSniperWolf is currently 26 years old. She has long black hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 4ins (1.62m) tall, and weighs around 119lbs (54kgs).
According to authoritative sources, her current net worth is estimated to be more than $2 million, and is steadily rising thanks to the career she has built on YouTube.
Happy 4th of July ??❤️ pic.twitter.com/OjLAElfV7y
— Lia (@sssniperwolf) July 4, 2019
Social media presence
SSSniperWolf is very active on several popular social media platforms as this is very important for her career on the internet.
She launched her Twitter account in July 2012, has gathered more than a million followers and tweeted over 53,000 times. Her Instagram account is currently followed by more than 4.3 million people, while she’s uploaded over 1,500 pictures onto it – she is running a Facebook page as well, which currently counts more than 2.4 million people following her.
SSSniperWolf also has her own website on which she sells her own Wolf Pack merchandise.