Who is Ari Gameplays?
Ari is a Mexican internet celebrity, best known to the world for her gameplay of various video games, such as “Minecraft”, “Fortnite”, and “Grand Theft Auto V”, among others which she uploads onto YouTube.
Ari Gameplays Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Abril Abdamari Garza Alonso was born on 28 February 1998, in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico, the daughter of Abelardo Garza and Adriana Alonso. Ari developed a passion for video games early on, and this interest persisted during her time at UANL High School. She further honed her skills at the Maximum House of Studies, where she trained alongside the Faculty of Communication Sciences. Despite starting studies in communication sciences at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Ari eventually chose to leave due to her rapid success on social media platforms.
Career and Rise to Stardom
Ari Gameplays kicked off her YouTube journey in 2014, establishing her channel and dropping her first video on July 23. Initially, she dished out tutorials and content aimed at a female audience, then as time rolled on, she shifted gears towards vlogs and Let’s Plays, delving into popular games such as Minecraft, Grand Theft Auto V, Fortnite, Overwatch, and Planet Coaster.
In 2016, Ari dipped her toes into Twitch streaming, quickly climbing the ranks to become the second most followed female streamer with approximately 1.35 million followers. Her gaming prowess didn’t go unnoticed, leading to an invitation to El Rubius’ Fortnite Battle Royale tournament at Gamergy 2018. The gaming community continued to embrace her, and by May 2019, she found herself at the Mexican festival Open.GG, and later graced The International 2019 Dota 2 tournament as a luxury guest in La Paz, Bolivia.
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In a twist, Ari faced a Twitch ban in September 2020, prompting a move to Facebook Gaming. Despite the shift, she maintained her gaming presence, notably participating in the Tortillaland Minecraft series in August 2021. The following month marked her triumphant return to Twitch on 10 September 2021, since which she’s accumulated more than 6.8 million followers.
The momentum carried into 2022, as she showcased her gaming skills in TheGrefg’s Cero Albañiles Fortnite series in April. Collaborations were in full swing, with a clothing line launch alongside El Rubius and appearances in the Dame la Pasta Twitch event. Not stopping there, Ari expanded her brand in July by launching a clothing collection with Shein.
August saw her back in familiar territory, participating in the sequel to the Tortillaland series. By October 2022, Ari Gameplays reached another milestone, being announced as the face of Razer’s Kraken Kitty V2 Pro headset, solidifying her position as a prominent figure in the gaming and streaming world.
Aris’ first video “BIENVENIDOS AL CANAL|Minecraft“, was uploaded nine years ago, and now has more than 320,000 views. After her debut video, she didn’t upload another until she acquired a few thousand subscribers. Her next video was “ARI JUEGA BLACK OPS 2 | DUELO POR EQUIPOS“, after which a string of new videos followed, and she quickly developed a routine.
Currently, Ari Gameplays has more than 4.2 million subscribers, and her videos have been viewed more than 125 million times. Some of her most popular videos include, “Este Asmr Salió Mal“, posted four years ago, and has surpassed 13 million views. In this video, Ari ventures into an ASMR experience that takes an unexpected and amusing turn.
— Ari Gameplays 🤍 (@arigameplays) June 20, 2023
Three years ago, Ari tackled an intriguing challenge in “100 Preguntas Incomodas en 5 Minutos! AriGameplays“, drawing in 5.6 million views. Rapid-fire responses to 100 uncomfortable questions reveal her quick wit and engaging personality.
Reflecting on her past, “Así fue mi Primera Vez…“, posted five years ago, has garnered 4.3 million views. In this video, Ari shares a personal first-time experience, connecting with her viewers over a personal story.
Also from five years ago, “Un Fan Me Besó” is a story about a unique encounter with a fan, capturing an authentic and candid moment, amassing 3.4 million views.
Ari is keeping the content flowing, and in her latest videos, she brings fresh perspectives and adventures to her audience. As of this writing, a few days ago, she posed a question in “¿EXPERIMENTO HARDCORE O EXPERIMENTO EASY?“, amassing 8,500 views as viewers joined her in exploring the dynamics of hardcore versus easy experiments.
In the video uploaded seven days ago, entitled “ASÍ FUE EL TORNEO OG DE RUBIUS“, Ari provides a lively recap of Rubius’ OG tournament, sharing insights and highlights that have already garnered 24,000 views.
A month back, the collaboration with Rivers GG took center stage in “RIVERS GG y ARIGAMEPLAYS ESCAPAN de JUDY en ROBLOX“, attracting 127,000 views. The duo faces the daunting challenge of escaping Judy in Roblox.
Stepping back two months, Ari takes a stand in “BASTA con amigos STREAMERS“, a video in which she draws a line with her fellow streamer friends. This video has already accumulated over 67,000 viewers.
In 2022, Ari Gameplays stepped into the boxing ring for a match against Getafe streamer Paracetamor. This event, dubbed “The Evening of Year 2”, was organized by popular content creator Ibai Llanos. Ari dedicated herself to rigorous training in preparation for the match, and the physical transformations were hard to miss.
Following the intense competition, Ari expressed her gratitude and praise to her family and husband, for expressing their support for her, which played a crucial role in her success.
According to authoritative sources, Ari Gameplays’s net worth is estimated at $1.3 million, as of late 2023.
Personal Life, Marriage, Husband, Children
Ari has been married to Juan Sebastián Guarnizo since September 2019. He is a Colombian YouTuber who goes by the name JuanSGuarnizo. There’s no information on whether the couple has children.
Appearance and Body Measurements
Ari Gameplays has dark brown hair and brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 6ins (1.67m), weighs approximately 130lbs (58kgs), with vital statistics of 40-28-41, bra size currently unknown.