Top 10 Fortnite Twitch Streamers to Watch Out For

Are you an avid gamer? If that is a big YES, then I am sure you must have seen countless videos of the top gamers of your favorite game, hoping to pick up a trick or two from them, or to just watch them smash down their opposition. The question is, did you watch them on Twitch? If you agree, then yay but if you don’t, then I suggest you download it right now and become a part of one off the largest gaming communities. If you are clueless about the gamers you should follow, you have come to the right place.

Fortnite, since its inception in summer of 2017 has quickly become the most popular game in the world. It has become so famous that it is now a cultural phenomenon in the millennial era. If you have been on the search for some good Fortnite streamers on Twitch, you have come to the right place. Whether to learn a few techniques to help your gameplay or watch for entertainment purposes, the list has something for everyone.

Here are the top 10 Fortnite streamers ranked below.

Joined Twitch on January 16, 2011

Follower count: 14,714,093

Real name: Tyler Blevins

Tyler Blevins, who goes by his online persona ‘Ninja’ is currently by far the most popular (and influential) Twitch gamer. With around 15 million followers, he is miles ahead of his competition. Blevins started as a Halo professional over ten years ago and has since joined Twitch. But he started getting massive on Twitch because of his fortnite streams. His opinion is so influential that he was reportedly paid a million dollars to play the video game Apex Legends on its launch date. Tyler has also played with rapper and meme generator Drake among many other celebrities. Though as of now, Ninja has left Twitch to partner with Microsoft on Mixer which is an alternative to the popular gaming platform. Keeping it cheery and fun, his streaming numbers of 100k per gameplay only seem to be growing. Promising to make his streams kid-friendly to be a good example to young gamers, Ninja is the streamer to take home to your mum.

Also Checkout: Ninja Fortnite Settings

Joined Twitch on: April 2, 2014

Follower count: 6,949,038

Real name: Turner Tenney

Turner Tenney or Tfue has been consistently impressing the gaming world with his skills on Fortnite. He is part of the FaZe clan that has been climbing the top ranks like nobody’s business. While his expert gameplay has helped earn him 6 million followers and a 500k commission, he is a problematic personality. Tenney has been caught in shady deeds such as buying accounts and suing FaZe clan over his contract. However, if you want to watch pure excellent gaming with only a little commentary, Tfue’s your guy. According to many, he might be the best fortnite player in the world, and the most ruthless.

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Joined Twitched on: January 28, 2015

Follower count: 5,354,416

Real name: Ali Kabbani

Ali Kabbani has just crossed the 5 million mark on Twitch. You might know him better as TSM_MYTH of the fortnite squad, Team Solo Mid or TSM. His team is also considered to be one of the best in the gaming field of fortnite. Acclaimed by most gamers to be a top builder, his professional group TSM might bag the top honours at the next eSports season.

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Joined Twitch on: January 13, 2013

Follower count: 4,048,890

Real name: Brett Hoffman

Going by the name of Brett Hoffman, Dakotaz is the one you go to if you want actually to learn tips and tricks. Older than most streamers at 32 years old, Dakotaz is known for his helpful commentary, and no-face reveal. His main point of expertise is sniper shooting; gunning down long-range enemies left and right. He is currently holding the 5th place on the fortnite streaming list.

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Joined Twitch on: June 2016

Follower count: 3,673,568

Real name: Daequan Loco

If you want to chill with a bucket of hot wings and entertaining gameplay, look no further than Daequan Loco. The TSM clan member is known for being the resident funny man of the Fortnite gaming circuit. While he is a skilled gamer excelling in shotguns, his viewers primarily watch him for his engaging commentary. Daequan presently boasts of 3 million followers on his twitter and twitch. You can him often play solo or as a duo to give more time to commentary.

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Joined Twitch on: November 2010

Follower count: 3,654,268

Real name: Herschel Beahm

Dr Disrespect
Taking streaming comedy to another level is Dr Disrespect. With the help of a mullet and bushy stache, Herschel Beahm transforms himself into Dr Disrespect. You can call him overdramatic and his language vulgar, but man, he does put effort into his work. His style may turn some off, but if numbers are anything to go by, he is doing very well. Beahm is just shy of the 3 million mark on his follower count and has many brand deals under his belt. You can watch him play fortnite as well as other popular video games such as Call of Duty and Apex Legends.

Also Checkout: Dr. Disrespect Fortnite Settings

Joined on: November 17, 2016

Follower count: 3,561,861

Real name: Benjamin Lupo

Dr Lupo (Benjamin Lupo) is another gamer to follow for fun game playing. Be sure to check out his commentary on the big Fortnite competitions. Other huge streamers such as Ninja and TimtheTatman join him frequently on games. He is active on Twitch and has gained a loyal fan following of almost 3 million.  

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Joined Twitch on: September 13, 2010

Follower count: 3,000,058

Real name: Nick Kolchef

Love playing your video games on a console rather than PC? But, have trouble learning anything from the largely PC dominated field? Enter Nick Kolchef. You might know him better as NickMercs on Twitch. His no-nonsense commentary is what sets him apart from other fortnite gamers. Also, he is pro-console. Known as the best console Fortnite player, Kolchef doesn’t lose out to even the best of gamers on PC. Truly a beacon of hope for console players everywhere. He currently ranks 3rd all over the world for squad kills.. and he plays on a PS4. PC stans, what’s good?  

Also Checkout: Nickmercs Fortnite Settings


Joined Twitch on: February 3, 2015

Follower count: 1,594,488

Real name: Dennis Lepore

Starting off in 2015, Cloak or Dennis Lepore made a name for himself when he joined the FaZe clan on Twitch. His popularity skyrocketed, and he now boasts of 1.5 million followers. Cloakzy has since left the group with teammate Tfue. He is now a solo gamer but frequently squads up with Tfue for some Fortnite game playing. Interestingly, both ex FaZe clan players also live together. Bros that navigate through the toxic sphere of competitive gaming together stay together.

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Joined Twitch on: January 24, 2017

Follower count: 31,193

Real name: Shane Cotton

Suddenly landing out of nowhere and on the 3rd spot of Fortnite World Cup finals this month, Epikwhale is a streamer to watch out for. He was immediately scouted by NRG Esports when he was just 16, and their bet has hit the bull’s eye. Shane Cotton has already earned himself a million dollars as cash prize and will take up gaming on the professional front. He currently has 31 K followers on his twitch account, but it is soon going to increase exponentially, for sure.

Also Checkout: Epikwhale Fortnite Settings

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