Gone are the days when video games were simply entertainment forms to keep children and young adults entertained by immersing them in fantasy worlds. Today, the video game industry has exploded into one of the biggest entertainment industries in the world, with diverse sections, ranging from pro-gamers who compete in Esports to streamers, who stream gameplays to a teeming audience. In the latter group is Alexander Vitalyevich Tchernev-Marchant, also known as Alexander Vitaly, but popularly known as ImmortalHD.
ImmortalHD, has he is known, has become one of the top names in the world of video game streaming, boasting of magnanimous numbers across the two leading platforms for the profession – Twitch and YouTube. For his fans and the curious, we have compiled everything you need to know about the Twitch star below. Read on to learn more.
Who is ImmortalHD and How Old is He?
To the digital community and the gaming world at large, he is ImmortalHD, but he was born Alexander Vitalyevich Tchernev-Marchant on the 1st of July, 1992 in Vladivostok, Russia. Not much is known about his background but we know that he spent just eight years of his life in Russia before his family relocated to the United States where they first lived in Massachusetts before settling at Colorado.
ImmortalHD continued his education in the US and studied well into college, where he spent a few semesters studying Graphic Designing before he decided to drop out and focus on a thriving YouTube career.
His YouTube career began in December 2008 when he took to the platform to share his love for video games with the internet community. He had grown up playing games like Call of Duty and Halo and decided to begin uploading his gameplay on the platform having been inspired by gamers like Coutra and DigitalFear.
By doing so, ImmortalHD began to gain some traction as his videos began to attract gamers to his channel, however, it wasn’t until he joined the gaming group, The Creatures that he exploded into a YouTube gaming star.
He joined the group in 2013 and was a member of the group for three years, leaving in April 2016 after what was described as a creative difference.
Through the increased popularity from being a member of the group, ImmortalHD has leveraged on it to build a channel of his own with over one million subscribers and over 400 million views on his channel.
Outside of his channel, Alexander Vitaly also has collaborations with other gamers, such as a shared channel with James, mostly known as UberHaxorNova. The channel, which is named CowChop is also a gaming channel with some gaming shows, such as Behind the Cow Chop, Amazon Prime Time, Virtual Reality Gameplay and a few more others.
Other than ImmortalHD and UberHaxorNova, other members of the channel include Mr.JoeExtreme, ModestCube, Hunder, and StaleRender.
Aside from his YouTube channel, ImmortalHD also has a Twitch channel, where he also streams games like Grand Theft Auto, and a few others.
When you are a Twitch streamer with over 290 thousand followers and have had your videos watched over five million times, combined with a YouTube channel where you have over a million subscribers with over 400 million views, you are bound to be making a significant amount in ad revenues across both platforms.
With ad revenue from Twitch and YouTube, combined with merchandise sales, ImmortalHD has been able to accrue an estimated net worth in the region of $600,000.
How Tall is He?
Alexander Vitaly might not be in a profession that requires topmost fitness from him, nevertheless, for his health, he has maintained a healthy body through regular exercise and workouts, which has earned him an attractive and admirable body.
Some of the details of ImmortalHD’s body profile include a height of 5 feet 10 inches, which falls in the tall category, and a body weight of 70 kg. Others include dark brown eyes and black natural hair that is often dyed in different colors.
Other Facts About ImmortalHD
Although he is Russian by birth, ImmortalHD is not a fluent Russian speaker, having relocated from his home country before he became fluent in the language.
For some time, Alexander Vitaly aka ImmortalHD, was a member of the band, Stuck in Your Radio. He played the bass guitar during his time with the band.
ImmortalHD is an animal lover and he owns two of them, a dog named Mishka and a cat named Celia.