- United States
- June 5, 1991
Tyler "Ninja" Blevins is a worldwide known entertainer and professional video game player.
Ninja, also known as Tyler Blevins, is a worldwide known entertainer and professional video game player. Ninja began his professional esports career competing on the game Halo 3 by attending a Major League Gaming tournament in Orlando, Florida on January 8th, 2009. He still competes in various tournament across a wide variety of games to this day. His accomplishments are too many to list but here are a few. He played Fortnite with music superstar Drake. He hosted a Fortnite themed New Years Eve party and ball drop ceremony in New York City. He has been a competing member on the game show called Family Fued, twice.
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Ninja began his professional gaming esports career by competing at the Major League Gaming tournament in Orlando on January 8th, 2009 and his team finished in the top 32. He was a member of the team Four of a Kind, alongside Aye Rab, Mac, and Nate. Later, on June 5th, 2009 he placed in the top 64 with the same teammates but on the team Second Nature. Then he placed 26th at the Major League Gaming Anaheim tournament on November 6th, 2009.
Next year, Ninja competed at the Major League Gaming Dallas tournament on November 5th, 2010, as a member of Zekkou White where he finished in 13th place. He then competed at the Major League Gaming Columbus tournament on June 4th, 2010.
On April 1st, 2011, Ninja competed at the Major League Gaming Dallas tournament as a member of Invictus and finished in 12th place. Then he joined the team Final Boss for the Major League Gaming tournament in Columbus, Ohio on June 5th, 2011 and he finished in 5th place. Later he joined the team Turning Point. They competed and placed 7th at the Major League Gaming Anaheim tournament on July 31st, 2011. Then they competed at the MLG Raleigh tournament and finished in 9th place.
Ninja continued to grind competitions by attending MLG Orlando on October 16th, 2011 and placed 9th. Then he competed at the MLG Providence tournament and finished in 12th place. Ninja joined Str8 Rippin after that and competed at MLG Columbus and finished in the top 16. On April 8th, 2012 Ninja won the EGL 5 Tournament.
|Ninja Halo: Reach Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$1,896.90 From 3 Tournaments|
|2011-07-31||7th||MLG Anaheim 2011||$500.00|
|2011-06-05||5th||MLG Columbus 2011||$1,000.00|
On November 11th, 2012, Ninja won the 2012 MLG Fall Championship tournament. After the New Year, he competed at the AGL Chicago tournament on January 27th, 2013 and took 2nd place. A few months later on April 14th, he placed 2nd at the AGL 5 Nashville tournament. Then on May 12th, 2013, Ninja won the AGL 6 tournament in Pittsburgh, PA. Next month, on June 23rd, he competed at the UMG Chicago tournament and finished in 3rd place. After that, on July 21st, 2013, Ninja won the AGL 8 tournament in Knoxville, TN.
|Ninja Halo 4 Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$8,875.00 From 6 Tournaments|
|2013-07-21||1st||AGL 8 Knoxville||$1,375.00|
|2013-06-23||3rd||UMG Chicago 2013||$250.00|
|2013-05-12||1st||AGL 6 Pittsburgh||$750.00|
|2013-04-14||2nd||AGL 5 Nashville||$750.00|
|2013-01-27||2nd||AGL Chicago 2013||$750.00|
|2012-11-04||1st||MLG Fall Championship 2012||$5,000.00|
Halo 2 Anniversary
Ninja competed at the ESL MCC Launch Invitational as a member of The Agency and finished in the top 6. The Agency roster was picked up by Cloud9 at the start of the season for the Halo Championship Series. Then they competed in the pre season online cup tournament and finished in 2nd place. After that, they finished in the top 16 competing in the first online cup tournament of the season. Then, the team placed 4th at the Iron Games Columbus tournament on December 14th, 2014.
After the New Year, Ninja placed 5th at the UGC St. Louis tournament on January 4th, 2015. Then, he placed 4th at the Gamers For Giving charity tournament on March 8th, 2015. They were the number five seed for the 1st HCS season finals at PAX East on March 8th, 2015 and took 4th place.
Ninja left Cloud9 on March 18th. It was announced on March 28th that he had joined the team Noble Black. On May 20th, 2015, Walshy featured Ninja on his YouTube channel for his Halo History series.
At the Iron Games Atlanta tournament in 2015, Noble Black finished in 7th place. Then Ninja formed a new team called the Other Guys with Aries, Spartan and Shooter. Then the team got picked up by Team Liquid. Ninja and Team Liquid finished in 7th place at the PGL Indianapolis tournament on June 28th, 2015. After that they finished in the top 8 at the HCS Season 2 Finals.
|Ninja Halo 2 Anniversary Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$4,137.50 From 6 Tournaments|
|2015-07-26||7th-8th||HCS Season 2 Finals||$750.00|
|2015-06-28||7th||HCS Indianapolis 2015||$375.00|
|2015-03-08||4th||HCS Season 1 Finals||$2,000.00|
|2015-01-04||5th||UGC St. Louis 2015 (H2A 4v4)||$137.50|
|2014-12-14||4th||Iron Games Columbus||$250.00|
|2014-11-09||5th-6th||MMC Launch Invitational||$625.00|
Halo 5: Guardians
Ninja competed in a lot of tournaments for Halo 5 throughout 2016 and 2017. On December 5th, 2015, he competed at the first qualifier cup and finished in the top 8. Then at the 2nd qualifier cup on January 3rd, 2016, he finished in the top 8. A week later, on January 10th, Ninja competed for the 3rd qualifier cup tournament and took 4th place. After the third cup, he left Team Liquid.
Then he joined the Renegades and competed at the X Games Aspen 2016 invitational tournament and finished in 4th place. Following the X Games, Ninja successfully qualified for the North American Halo Regionals and finished in the top 8, which was good enough to qualify for the World Championship later in 2016. On March 20th, 2016, he finished in the top 8 competing at the Halo World Championship tournament.
Following Worlds, Ninja qualified for the Halo 5 Summer Pro League with a 2nd place finish in their group. At the conclusion of the season, Renegades sat at 4th place in the standings, good enough to qualify for the Season Finals. On July 25th, 2016, Ninja joined Cloud9. At the Season Finals, they finished in 4th place. Ninja left Cloud9 and joined Evil Geniuses. He finished the season in 6th place with a 5 win and 9 loss record and avoided relegation. At the ME Las Vegas tournament on November 20th he finished in the top 6.
After that Ninja left Evil Geniuses and joined Luminosity Gaming. Then in the New Year, he competed at the UGC St. Louis 2017 tournament and placed in the top 8. Then at the ME Las Vegas 2017 tournament on March 5th, he finished in the top 6 after a loss to Team EnVy. At the 2017 Halo World Championship on March 26th, they finished in the top 6.
After Worlds, Ninja competed at the UMG Daytona tournament on May 14th and finished in the top 8.
|Ninja Halo 5: Guardians Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$42,225.00 From 13 Tournaments|
|2017-07-23||7th-8th||DreamHack Atlanta 2017||$1,750.00|
|2017-06-22||6th||HCS Pro League NA Summer 2017 Regular Season||$1,250.00|
|2017-05-14||7th-8th||UMG Daytona 2017||$1,000.00|
|2017-03-26||5th-6th||Halo World Championship 2017||$8,750.00|
|2017-03-05||5th-6th||ME Las Vegas 2017||$750.00|
|2017-01-22||7th-8th||UGC St. Louis 2017||$500.00|
|2016-11-20||5th-6th||HCS Las Vegas 2016 (4v4)||$250.00|
|2016-11-10||6th||HCS Pro League NA Fall 2016 Regular Season||$1,600.00|
|2016-10-30||3rd||UGC St. Louis 2016 (4v4)||$750.00|
|2016-07-31||4th||HCS Pro League NA Summer 2016 Season Finals||$3,750.00|
|2016-07-15||4th||HCS Pro League NA Summer 2016 Regular Season||$2,500.00|
|2016-03-20||5th-8th||Halo World Championship 2016||$18,750.00|
|2016-02-21||5th-8th||Halo World Championship Tour: Columbus||$625.00|
On September 26th, Ninja won the 2015 Invitational Tournament. Then two years later he took 3rd at the Fight For The Crown tournament on April 20th, 2017. Later Ninja took 2nd at the Atlanta Elite Series team event on July 23rd, 2017.
|Ninja H1Z1 Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$32,932.00 From 3 Tournaments|
|2017-07-23||2nd||H1Z1 Elite Series – Atlanta (Team Event)||$7,000.00|
|2017-04-20||3rd||H1Z1: Fight for the Crown||$6,000.00|
|2015-09-26||1st||H1Z1 Invitational 2015 (Game 1)||$19,932.00|
In 2017, Ninja won the Gamescom PUBG Invitational squads tournament in third person view on August 26th. He also took 4th in the Duos portion of the event.
|Ninja PUBG Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$22,000.00 From 2 Tournaments|
|2017-08-26||1st||Gamescom PUBG Invitational (Squad TP)||$20,000.00|
|2017-08-24||4th||Gamescom PUBG Invitational (Duo TP)||$2,000.00|
Ninja’s career grew exponentially when he played Fortnite. He became world famous beyond just the video game community. This resulted in him being on many television shows, including two appearances on the Family Fued game show. He also hosted the New Years Eve party in Times Square.
|Ninja Fortnite Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$136,475.00 From 15 Tournaments|
|2019-12-08||8th||Fortnite Champion Series C2 S1 Grand Finals NA East||$3,750.00|
|2019-07-26||4th||Fortnite World Cup Finals 2019 Creative||$73,750.00|
|2019-06-21||25th-48th||Fortnite World Cup 2019 Wk 10 NA East||$900.00|
|2019-05-19||7th||Fortnite World Cup 2019 Week 6 NA East||$1,750.00|
|2019-05-05||11th-14th||Fortnite World Cup 2019 Week 4 NA East||$900.00|
|2018-11-18||3rd-4th||Legion Sunday Showdown Week 9||$500.00|
|2018-10-28||4th||Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series Clubs Standings||$5,000.00|
|2018-08-25||2nd||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series Wk 7 NA (Day 2)||$16,400.00|
|2018-08-24||13th||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series Wk 7 NA (Day 1)||$1,125.00|
|2018-08-18||5th||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series Wk 6 NA (Day 2)||$7,825.00|
|2018-08-17||14th||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series Wk 6 NA (Day 1)||$2,325.00|
|2018-08-10||16th||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series Wk 5 NA||$3,750.00|
|2018-07-20||14th||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series Wk 2 NA||$10,000.00|
|2018-06-29||1st||UMG Friday Fortnite||$5,000.00|
|2018-05-25||2nd||UMG Friday Fortnite||$3,500.00|
Call of Duty: Blackout (2018)
Ninja took third place in the Doritos Bowl on October 27th, 2018 playing Call of Duty: Blackout, the battle royal game mode included in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.
|Ninja Blackout Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$12,500.00 From 1 Tournament|
|2018-10-27||3rd||Doritos Bowl 2018||$12,500.00|
Apex Legends (2019)
He competed in and won two Apex Legends tournaments in 2019, both in the same week of February.
|Ninja Apex Legends Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$6,666.67 From 2 Tournaments|
|2019-02-15||1st||Code Red #1||$4,000.00|
|2019-02-12||1st||Twitch Rivals: ALC NA 1||$2,666.67|
CAll of Duty: Warzone (2020)
He won 1st place in the 3rd Warzone Wednesday tournament on April 6th, 2020.
|Ninja Warzone Esports Tournament Results and Earnings||$6,666.67 From 1 Tournament|
|2020-04-06||1st||Warzone Wednesday: Week 3||$6,666.67|
NInja and his wife Jessica were featured on Ariana Grande’s and Justin Bieber’s music video for their song “Stuck With U” on May 8th, 2020. The video was to raise funds for Corona Virus relief efforts.
On July 8th, 2020, Ninja streamed Fortnite live to YouTube, marking his return to live streaming since Mixer announced it was shutting down.
Ninja Esports Tournament Statistics
This is a table of statistics from Ninja’s past competitions.
|Season||$||K/D||COD||Warzone||Kills||Deaths||K +/-||W/L||W||L||Matches||Map Wins||Maps Played||Points||Objectives||COD Slay Rating||COD OBJ Rating||Hardpoint Maps Played||Hardpoint Maps Won||Hardpoint Time||Hardpoint Kills||Hardpoint Deaths||HP K/D||HP Slay Rating||HP OBJ Rating||SND Maps Played||SND Map Wins||SND Rounds Played||SND Round Wins||SND Bomb PD||SND Kills||SND Deaths||SND K/D||SND Slay Rating||SND OBJ Rating||Control Maps Played||Control Maps Won||Control Rounds Played||Control Rounds Won||Control Time||Control Kills||Control Deaths||Control K/D||Control Slay Rating||Control OBJ Rating||Minor Championships||Major Championship||World Championship|