It didn’t take long for Tyler “Ninja” Blevins to sign a new exclusive deal with one of the remaining live streaming platforms after Mixer closed the doors.
“I am excited to get back to streaming full-time and connecting with my loyal fanbase,” Blevins said.
Ninja retired his Twitch profile of streaming in favor of Mixer on August 1, 2019 and had over 14 million followers as the most-followed active Twitch channel.
Twitch, an Amazon-owned platform, is the largest video game streaming platform in the market with 17.5 million average daily viewers.
According to Rod Breslau, Facebook offered an insane offer at almost double for the original Mixer contracts of Ninja and Shroud, but they said no. Forcing Mixer to buy them out of their exclusivity contracts. Ninja made $30 million from Mixer, while Shroud took home $10 million.
Ninja has 15.3 million followers on Twitch.