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Sodapoppin

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Sodapoppin
Personal information
NationalityAmerican
Websitesodapoppin.tv
YouTube information
Years active2012–present

Sodapoppin is an American Twitch streamer and internet personality. He has among the largest following on Twitch with over 2 million followers and over 200 million views.[1]

Sodapoppin also owns a YouTube channel with over 900,000 subscribers, and over 300,000,000 views as of November 2018.[2]

Career

Sodapoppin began streaming on Twitch in 2012 after switching from Xfire. He was a successful World of Warcraft player reaching top rank with over half of Twitch's WoW followers viewing him. Sodapoppin streamed other games before switching to online gambling.

In 2014 and 2015 Sodapoppin was streaming blackjack gambling on casino websites, winning and losing thousands of dollars on any given day.[3] In May 2015, Sodapoppin lost $5000 on one hand with over 43,000 viewers watching him.[4]

Sodapoppin co-owned the Canadian eSports organization, Northern Gaming. The organization was purchased by NRG Esports which is owned by Shaquille O'Neal, Alex Rodriguez and others. Sodapoppin joined the company.[5][6]

Sodapoppin eliminated fellow streamer, Dr DisRespect, out of the H1Z1 Invitational tournament in October 2017. Nonetheless, Sodapoppin failed to make top ten.[7]

According to SocialBlade, as of October 23, Sodapoppin sits at the number 21 spot for the most followers on Twitch.[8] Sodapoppin also ranks number 14 for total number of views on Twitch.[9]

References

  1. ^ Deason, Ross (2018-01-19). "Summit1G Becomes the Most Followed Twitch User - The Full Top 10". Dexerto. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
  2. ^ "Sodapoppin's Channel Information". YouTube. Retrieved 2018-11-01.
  3. ^ Joe Bish (2016-10-28). "Gun Skins and Live-Streamed Blackjack: The Strange New Face of Online Gambling". Vice. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
  4. ^ Schwartz, Nick (2015-05-15). "Twitch streamer loses $5,000 in one hand of online blackjack". For The Win. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
  5. ^ Brautigam, Thiemo (2017-08-30). "Sodapoppin's Northern Gaming has been acquired by NRG Esports". Dot Esports. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
  6. ^ Massaad, Jay (29 August 2017). "NRG Esports announce Northern Gaming acquisition". Esports Insider. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
  7. ^ Kent, Mike (2017-10-20). "Sodapoppin Celebrates Like He Won the Event After Killing Dr DisRespect in the H1Z1 Invitational". Dexerto. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
  8. ^ "Top 50 Most Followed Twitch Streamers". Socialblade. SocialBlade. Retrieved 2018-04-23.
  9. ^ "Top 50 Twitch Streamers by Number of Views". SocialBlade. SocialBlade. Retrieved 2018-04-23.

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