|PrestonPlayz Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||May 4, 1994|
PrestonPlayz is an American social media star, best known for his YouTube channel, simply titled Preston, which has amassed a fanbase of more than 11 million subscribers. He is also behind a YouTube channel TBNRFrags which has amassed a fanbase of more than 5.5 million subscribers. Both of his channels focus primarily on recording gameplay of video games such as Minecraft, Fortnite, Call of Duty, and Roblox.
Preston Blaine Arsement
Texas, United States
Dallas, Texas, United States
He graduated high school between the ages of 16 and 17 because he skipped the 2nd grade altogether.
Preston has attended the Travis Academy of Fine Art in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.
Social Media Star
- Father – His adopted father has a YouTube channel PapaFrags, was an Air Force mechanic who fought in Operation Iraqi Freedom, and worked for an oil rig company.
- Siblings – David Arsement (Older Brother) (Songwriter), Daka Arsement (Older Brother) (Served as a part of the United States Navy)
- Others – Keeley Elise (Younger Half-Sister) (Has a YouTube channel KeeleyPlayz), Caleb Arsement (Younger Half-Brother) (Has a YouTube channel TbnrCJ), Joshua Arsement (Younger Half-Brother), Landon Nickerson (Cousin) (Has YouTube channels Landon and LandonRB – ROBLOX), Olga (Sister-in-Law), Ariana (Niece)
PrestonPlayz is represented by Reed Duchscher (Manager) in Dallas, Texas, United States.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
67 kg or 148 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
PrestonPlayz has dated –
- Paige (2016-2017) – It was confirmed in April 2016 that Preston began dating a Los Angeles-based YouTuber, Paige, best known for her YouTube channel Turnthepaige. The couple broke up in February 2017.
- Brianna Paige Barnhart (2017-Present) – Preston got engaged to Brianna, a registered nurse at the time, in October 2017. The two got married in May 2018. After she was featured in some of his videos, on December 16, 2018, she created her own YouTube channel, Brianna, which has amassed a fanbase of more than 2 million subscribers.
Race / Ethnicity
PrestonPlayz has endorsed brands such as Hot Wheels and SONIC Drive-In.
PrestonPlayz Favorite Things
- Sport – Extreme Paintball
Source – YouTube
- His mom married his stepfather when he was 3 months old. Preston stated that his stepfather loved him as if he was his biological son, thus he had no desire to seek his biological father.
- His interest in video games started when he turned 4. His mom bought him a Sega Genesis console for his birthday.
- The 1st video game he ever played was Sonic the Hedgehog. He was so addicted to it that no one among his siblings, parents, uncles, or cousins could beat him.
- He has played soccer throughout his childhood and also shot arrows, and used slingshots and BB guns with his older brothers.
- In his youth, while his adoptive father was deployed in Iraq, he printed flyers nad started cleaning houses and mowing lawns to earn money.
- He once disassembled his parents’ computer, worth around $1k, so he could learn how it was made. Preston later assembled all of his computers because he discovered it was much cheaper than buying a pre-built one.
- When he was 15 years old, Preston moved to Oklahoma after his dad retired from the Air Force and landed a good job at the oil rig company.
- He has worked as a lifeguard in the military, a job his mom recommended. After 3 months, he saved enough money to buy his 1st car, a 1999 Cobra Mustang.
- He once wanted to become a doctor.
- Brandon moved to his own apartment at the age of 18. He allowed his mom to buy furniture for him, which nearly emptied his bank account.
- Preston cannot see himself living outside of Texas unless it’s temporary.
- In 2018, he signed with an esports Team Envy, which competes in the Overwatch League. He became a face for the team, its main influencer, and also has a minor stake in the company.
- He played alongside Lil Yachty in a Fortnite celebrity tournament in the past.
- Preston considers a fellow YouTuber Bajan Canadian one of his best friends.
- With $19 million in earnings, he was the 6th highest-paid YouTuber of 2020 as per Forbes.
Featured Image by PrestonPlayz / Instagram