Gone are the days when video games were merely forms of entertainment designed to entertain children and young people by immersing them in fantasy worlds. Today, the video game industry has become one of the largest entertainment industries in the world, with different segments ranging from pro-gamers competing in esports to streamers who broadcast the games to a teeming audience. In the latter group is Alexander Vitalievich Chernev-Marchant, also known as Alexander Vitali, but popularly known as ImmortalHD.
ImmortalHD has become one of the top names in the world of video game streaming and boasts generous numbers on the two leading platforms for this profession – Twitch, and YouTube. For his fans and the curious, we’ve put together below all you need to know about the Twitch star. Read on to learn more.
Who is ImmortalHD and How Old is He?
For the digital community and the gaming world in general, he is ImmortalHD, but he was born on July 1, 1992, in Vladivostok, Russia, as Alexander Vitalievich Chernev-Marchant. Not much is known about his background, but we do know that he spent only eight years of his life in Russia before his family moved to the United States, where they lived in Massachusetts before settling in Colorado.
ImmortalHD continued his education in the United States and studied until college, where he spent a few semesters studying graphic design before deciding to drop out and concentrate on a thriving YouTube career.
His YouTube career began in December 2008 when he joined the platform to share his love of video games with the Internet community. He had grown up with games like Call of Duty and Halo and decided to upload his game to the platform after being inspired by players like Contra and DigitalFear.
In this way, ImmortalHD began to gain some traction when his videos began to attract players to his channel, but it wasn’t until he joined The Creatures game group that he exploded into a YouTube gaming star.
He joined the group in 2013 and was a member of the group for three years. In April 2016, he left the group after what they called a “creative difference”.
As a result of the increased popularity he gained as a member of the group, ImmortalHD has built its own channel with over one million subscribers and over 400 million views of his channel.
Outside his channel, Alexander Vitaly also works with other players, such as a joint channel with James, usually known as UberHaxorNova. The channel, which is called CowChop, is also a game channel with some game shows, such as Behind the Cow Chop, Amazon Prime Time, Virtual Reality Gameplay and some others.
Besides ImmortalHD and UberHaxorNova, other members of the channel are Mr.JoeExtreme, ModestCube, Hunder and StaleRender.
Apart from his YouTube channel, ImmortalHD also has a Twitch channel where he also streams games like Grand Theft Auto and some others.
If you are a twitch streamer with over 290,000 followers and have seen your videos over five million times, combined with a YouTube channel that has over one million subscribers with over 400 million views, you will inevitably generate a significant amount of advertising revenue on both platforms.
With the advertising revenue from Twitch and YouTube, combined with the sale of merchandise items, ImmortalHD was able to achieve an estimated net value in the region of $600,000.
How Tall is He?
Alexander Vitaly may not be in a profession that demands the highest level of fitness from him, but for his health, he has maintained a healthy body through regular exercise and training, which has given him an attractive and admirable body.
The details of ImmortalHD’s body profile include a height of 1.5 m 10 inches, which falls into the category of tall people, and a bodyweight of 70 kg. Others are dark brown eyes and black natural hair, often dyed in different colors.
Other Facts About ImmortalHD
Although he is Russian by birth, ImmortalHD is not fluent in Russian, as he moved from his home country before becoming fluent in the language.
Alexander Vitaly alias ImmortalHD was a member of the band Stuck in Your Radio for some time. During his time in the band, he played the bass guitar.
ImmortalHD is an animal lover and he owns two of them, a dog named Mishka and a cat named Celia.