YouTube streamer and content material creator Valkyrae has introduced that she (*100*) now a co-owner within the 100 Thieves Esports group.
The announcement was made yesterday by the streamer herself on Twitter the place she mentioned: “Happy to announce that I am officially a co-owner of 100 Thieves. I’m proud to be one of the first women co-owners in esports and beyond excited for our future together!”
In an interview with the New York Times, Valkyrae additionally mentioned: “Yeah, apparently somehow I am co-owner of 100 Thieves, which is insane.”
Happy to announce that I’m formally a co-owner of 100 Thieves!
Its been virtually 3 years since I joined the group and I might have by no means anticipated this path to result in this..
I’m proud to be one of the primary girls co-owners in esports and past excited for our future collectively! pic.twitter.com/hb5uxI8rea
— rae ☀️ (@Valkyrae) April 7, 2021
Another streamer by the title of Jack Dunlop aka “CourageJD” was additionally introduced to be becoming a member of the corporate as a co-owner after being a member since 2019.
Rachell “Valkyrae” Hofstetter joined 100 Thieves as a content material creator three years in the past whereas she nonetheless streamed on Twitch. In January 2020, Valkyrae left the favored streaming service for an unique contract with YouTube and has since grow to be one of probably the most watched feminine streamers on the planet.
As of Q1 of 2021, the 29-year-old has secured the highest spot as most watched feminine streamer, with over 12.2million hours watched, in response to Stream Hatchet.
Valkyrae, together with a number of different content material creators, lately joined Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show to participate in a particular Among Us stream. Among Us has grow to be one of the preferred video games to stream, with US House consultant Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez becoming a member of Twitch in 2020 to play alongside the preferred content material creators.