Streamers -> CobaltStreak
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Career of CobaltStreak
CobaltStreak played games since his childhood with his friends. Then, once he with his friends were searching for gaming tips for League of Legends. They noticed the gameplay of Binding of Isaac. CobaltStreak as known as Michael played the game with his friends. He decided to get into Twitch streaming.
Michael opened a Twitch account in August of 2012. He displayed solutions to different puzzles and loots in The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth. Micheal was getting more and more viewers over time. He discusses other video games and gameplay tactics. When Micheal got almost 100 regular viewers, he got a new computer from one of his followers. It encouraged him more to stream various games. Micheal gained 300-400 viewers within 3-5 months. Thus, he continuously streamed for three years.
Micheal was feeling hesitant to take streaming as a career. Somehow, he met another Twitch streamer, Richard Hammer. Richard hosted a racing competition of Binding of Isaac. However, Richard approached Michael to participate in the competition. After completing the competition Michael also hosted other events of Binding of Isaac. Michael and Richard grew up friendship bonding and team up together.
Moreover, he generates his user name in his childhood. Michael was calling himself e Blue Streak while he was playing Lufia II. However, he liked the name and decided to keep it as his username.
Real life CobaltStreak
Michael started gaming in his childhood. When he completed his graduation, he worked as a waiter. But Michael chose to stream over his job. Moreover, he is married to Rustling Rose. Micheal openly talked about the disability of his son on social media. His parents supported him to take streaming as a full-time career. He doesn’t share much information about his private life.
His initial game was The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth. Then, he also played Enter the Gungeon, Bloons TD 6, Slay the Spire, Darkest Dungeon, Terraria, Magic: The Gathering, Path of Exile, World of Warcraft, Spelunky 2, and more games.
CobaltStreak has 22,634 peak viewers and 1,486 average viewers. Moreover, he has 1,718 subscribers including 1,322 paid, 338 prime, 954 gifted subscribers.
CobaltStreak makes a minimum of $8,500 USD monthly. Thus, he also earns from sponsorships, tips, cheer bits, and tournaments.
Every day – 17:00 to 23:00 UTC.
No game has infinite longevity, so it’s good to switch every now and then.
There’s no master, miracle formula [to building your stream.] There’s things you can do to make your stream better [and] there’s things you can do to generate growth, but there’s no miracle formula and you need luck. Luck is a really big part of it.