Faze Censor is a professional video game player. He is immensely popular amongst the gaming community for his exceptional gaming skills in Call of Duty as well as for his attitude on breaking the orthodox image of what a gamer could be like. He also has a large following on the internet thanks to his Youtube videos. Continue reading to learn more exciting facts about career, biography and net worth of Faze Censor in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Douglas Taylor Martin was born on August 21st, 1994 in Long Island, New York. He was shy and awkward as a kid and got bullied in school. Having been marginalized by his peers, Douglas resorted to doing things that kept him at home. He started playing video games like Pokemon and Mario. He was also a part of his school football team. However, he was fully interested in video gaming. He decided to quit school to become a professional gamer.
Being introverted, Faze was not involved in any romantic entanglements during school. However, he is presently dating Yanet Garcia, a Mexican weather reporter. Faze had fallen in love with her after watching one of her videos after which he obsessed about her on a video published on his own channel. The two eventually met and got together. They are very public about their relationship, and both share their intimate moments online.
Career, Awards & Achievements
Faze started out his professional gaming career with Call of Duty. As a child, he played many Nintendo classics. He found success in Call of Duty: Black Ops. He played as part of the team Quantic Nex-TT-hreat. This team performed well in many tournaments, eventually winning the MLG National Champion 2011 in Providence.
He struggled in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, never winning a single tournament. In the next installment of the game, Ghosts, Faze made progress. However, after a series of disappointing performances, Faze took a break from professional gaming in 2015, while vowing to return.
During his hiatus, he focused on physical training. He has also built his own brand via Youtube. He has over three million subscribers and has garnered over 400 million views on his channel. He usually posts lifestyle videos and inspiring pieces from his own life.
Net Worth & Earnings
To the people who exclaim that playing video games will not pay the bills, Faze stands to disagree. He has not only gathered a huge amount of fans, but he also has earned a big bag of bucks. Faze’s net worth to be at around $6.5 million. He earns money from advertising videos on his Youtube channel. It is estimated that he earns over $300,000 per year. His annual income can only rise given how large a market the internet has been becoming with each passing year.
Faze stands as a symbol for all gamers around the world. He is a testimonial to all the naysayers. He is known to be a kind-hearted and warm person. He is an activist in his own right, devoting many videos addressing health issues.