-Tyler Steinkamp, better known as Tyler1, is a popular Twitch streamer who plays the popular video game 'League of Legends'
-He was an only child and had difficulty fitting in at school, finding comfort in video games
-Tyler1 has been banned from the platform multiple times due to his toxic behavior and anger management issues
-He streams 'League of Legends' videos on his YouTube channel which has over 1.8 million subscribers and 258 million views of all his videos combined
-His current net worth is estimated to be over $1 million and he is active on several social media networks, including Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Tyler1 Wiki Biography
Tyler Steinkampwas born in Missouri USA, on 6 March 1995, so under the zodiac sign of Pisces and holding American nationality – better known online as Tyler1, he is popular for his Twitch channel on which he only livestreams while playing the popular “League of Legends” (LoL) video game.
Early life and education
Tyler1 spent his entire childhood in Missouri alongside his parents. but he hasn’t talked much about them as he respects their privacy – as he hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, Tyler is said to be an only child. Tyler1 had problems fitting in at school, and he found comfort in video games. He started off with his first console being PlayStation, and moved to the PC from there – his parents were not happy with their son spending most of his time at home starring at a screen, but they wanted to make their only child happy.
However, Tyler1 was also very good at school, and after he matriculated, he enrolled at the Central Methodist University in Fayette, Missouri, and graduated in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in computer science.
Career of a Twitcher and a YouTuber
Tyler1 began playing the “League of Legends” video game in 2011 and steadily improved until now when he’s considered to be one of the best players of LoL in the entire world.
Tyler1 is mostly popular thanks to his Twitch channel, which was the 10th most visited Twitch channel in 2018 – it currently counts more than 2.5 million followers, and nearly 122 million views of all his livestreams so far. Tyler1 only plays the LoL video game, and is also popular for his anger management problems – he has already been banned from the platform on numerous occasions.
He launched his YouTube channel on 18 May 2014, and there are currently more than 1.8 million people subscribed to it, while it also counts over 258 million views of all his videos combined – he mostly uploads his LoL gameplays, but one can also find his “Minecraft” videos, and the videos of him working out at the gym.
Tyler1 was the 14th best LoL player in 2014, however, he has not become popular thanks to this but rather thanks to his toxic behavior, which includes verbally attacking other players and encouraging them to commit suicide. He has also been intentionally losing games, which led to him being banned 22 times throughout the years – while he promised he was getting better in 2016, he became toxic again and the Riot Games completely banned him from playing LoL. The ban put upon Tyler1 has only been used twice in the history of LoL – his IP address was banned, meaning that any new accounts he created would immediately be banned.
After his ban was taken off in January 2018, his first livestream was viewed by more than 382,000, which was a record back then but was later broken by Dr DisRespect.
“The League of Legends” game
LoL was launched on 27 October 2009, and was originally called “League of Legends: Clash of Fates”. It is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game originally made for the Microsoft Windows OS.
Two main creators of the popular “Defense of the Ancients” mod for the “Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne” game worked together to create LoL. They had the idea about making the new game after years of playing DOTA – they began working on the game in the beginning of 2005.
The gameplay is the next: there are two teams made out of three, four, or five players (mostly five) who spawn at the opposite sides of a square map. Both teams have their own main building called The Nexus and the winner is whoever destroys the opponent’s Nexus first. There are three paths between them to fight on, and there are three towers of each team placed on every lane – every player controls a single hero which they choose before the start of the game, and they kill creeps which spawn on the lanes every 30 seconds. By killing creeps and destroying towers, they gather experience and gold with which they buy items to make their heroes stronger.
Numerous competitions and tournaments are held every year, and LoL is currently one of the most played games around the world.
Love life and relationships
Tyler1 is very secretive when it comes to his love life, but he has still shared some details regarding his girlfriend with the public.
Tyler1 and Macaiyla have been dating since the beginning of 2017. They met online, although e it’s not known who sent the first message – they were talking on Instagram for two months before finally going out on a date. Macaiyla is an Instagram star, and she was aware of Tyler1’s anger management issues but didn’t mind – they have been dating for more than two years now, and there are no rumors or controversies surrounding their relationship.
Tyler1 had a girlfriend before Macaiyla but she left him after a couple of months of dating as she didn’t want to put up with his anger problems. He is currently dating Macaiyla, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have any kids.
Hobbies and other interests
Tyler1 might appear to only be focused on playing the LoL video game and uploading his videos onto his YouTube channel, but he has a couple of other interests, too.
Tyler1 usually spends his free time in two ways – working out at the gym and being with his girlfriend. He has six training sessions per week, and has shared his workout plans in some of his videos on YouTube, while he has also talked about his diet plan and given tips and advice to his fans who are into exercising. When he is not at the gym or by the computer, he takes his girlfriend to fancy restaurants, and on trips around the US.
As he is a not a big fan of animals, Tyler1 hasn’t had a pet in his entire life.
While a fan of Tyler1 sparked rumors on the internet that the popular Twitcher has autism, others joined in on the fun and commented that Tyler1 is only pretending to be autistic. The truth behind his behavior is his anger management issues, while he is certainly not autistic.
Appearance and net worth
Tyler1 is currently 24 years old. He has short black hair and blue eyes, while his height and weight are not known.
According to authoritative sources, his current net worth is estimated to be more than $1 million, and is still steadily rising thanks to his career of a Twitcher and YouTuber, while he also makes money by selling his own merchandise online.
Social media presence
Tyler1 is very active on several popular social media networks, as this is very important for his career on the internet.
He launched his Twitter account in January 2016, and has gathered more than 420,000 followers and tweeted over 920 times. His Instagram account is currently followed by more than 540,000 people, while he has uploaded nearly 50 pictures onto it – he is running a Facebook page as well, which currently counts over 142,000 fans.