|Stewie2K Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||January 7, 1998|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Stewie2K is an American social media personality and professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player who is known to be the captain for Team Liquid.
The United States of America
Los Angeles, California, United States
Social Media Personality, Professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Player
- Siblings – Jason Yip (Older Brother), He also has a sister.
He is represented by United Talent Agency.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Raised eyebrows
- He sports a brushed up hairstyle.
- Chiseled jawline
- He was brought up in the San Francisco area alongside his older brother Jason and sister.
- Stewie2K had initially found his obsession in gaming with Counter-Strike 1.6 that used to be played by his brother Jason.
- Being raised by Asian parents, Stewie2K was expected to either be a lawyer, doctor, or dentist. They also did not like the idea of him and his siblings indulging in video games. Nevertheless, this kind of upbringing and Stewie2K’s love for gaming began to cause the two to drift apart which eventually resulted in Stewie2K deciding to leave his home.
- Stewie2K was 17 years old when he moved to Los Angeles to be able to focus on building his gaming career. It was then that he came up with his professional gaming name “Stewie2K”.
- Besides Counter-Strike 1.6, Stewie2K also enjoyed playing games such as RuneScape, MapleStory, League of Legends, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. It was only in the year 2014, that Stewie2K began playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive after he received a copy of the game as a gift from a friend.
- His CS:GO career began after he joined Cloud9 on January 11, 2016, in the place of fellow CS:GO gamer Sean Ryan Gares. However, he only garnered fame with the team after winning his first championship at the ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018.
- He is the first North American player to earn more than $1,000,000 as a tournament prize at the ECS Season 8 Finals in 2019. By September 2020, he was estimated to have won $1,077,690.00 in prize money.
Featured Image By Jake Yip / Instagram