LobosJr., aka Mike Villalobos, is a YouTuber and Twitch streamer who has amassed a loyal following called the Wolfpack primarily via his expertise on virtual live games.
LobosJr. broadcasts approximately 42.8 hrs each week, or about six hrs a day, and has an average of 1,500 views an hour, as of June 2022. He is the younger brother of Brian Villalobos, the famous actor, and gamer.
Before becoming a professional streamer, LobosJr. worked as a quality analyst for the virtual game 'Star Wars: The Old Republic' at BioWare. The Twitch star studied computer science at Texas University, San Antonio. He is a pass-out from Texas State Technical College. LobosJr., The Twitch star, is an outstanding musician, and for several cover bands, he played the guitar.
LobosJr.’s Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is LobosJr.’s net worth?
The net worth of LobosJr. is about $1.5 million as of 2022.
How much does LobosJr. earn per year?
The Twitch star has over 388,000 YouTube subscribers and more than 340,000 followers on his professional Twitch channel as of June 2022. He makes about $35,000 per month through channel viewership according to 2022 statistics. He also earns from tiered memberships, endorsements, gratuities, Twitch cheer bit offerings, item selling, and commercials.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is LobosJr.?
LobosJr. is 6 ft (182 cm) tall.
How old is LobosJr.?
LobosJr. was born to his parents on January 27, 1987, in Costa Rica. He celebrated his 35th birthday in 2022.
Childhood And Education
LobosJr. was born in Costa Rica as Mike Villalobos. He has a sibling named Brian Villalobos. They spent their childhood in Costa Rica. He lives in Austin, TX, USA as of 2022.
LobosJr. did a computer science course at the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2007. Later, he attended Texas State Technical College. He was hired by BioWare and worked in quality assurance on the virtual character-playing game 'Star Wars: The Old Republic'.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is LobosJr. dating?
LobosJr. seems to be single at present. He was dating streamer Eleni (BloodyFaster) in 2018.
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
The professional journey of this celebrity gamer is fascinating. In 2011, initially, LobosJr. began streaming on Justin TV, playing 'Final Fantasy 7'. He found steaming exciting and continued to live stream other games on his channel. He did his debut speed running with 'Legend Of Zelda: Link To The Past' in 2012 and loved it. He then tried to exceed his previous session of 4.5 hours and started streaming those attempts. LobosJr kept tabs on the last records to compare his time to other players, gradually attracting spectators.
After two significant events, his channel picked up. One was when he started broadcasting 'Dark Souls', and the other was when he managed to defeat 'Dark Souls' blindfolded with a ski mask while his pals guided him by narrating his surroundings. This set off a chain of speedrun contests and led to a notable event on March 20, 2013. LobosJr. could make a world record for a speedrun of 'Dark Souls' only aided by a shielding. He didn’t start broadcasting full-time until 2015. In March 2017, he joined N3rdfusion as a senior content maker. The Twitch star continues to upload videos of various games, including 'Super Metroid', 'Final Fantasy XIII', and 'Fallout 4'.
The Twitch star and his hometown gaming community of speedrunning friends were inspired by Awesome Games Done Quick, a fundraising online gaming marathon event, so they initiated a yearly charity fundraiser event called Awesome Games Done Eventually in 2013. LobosJr. did fundraising for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in 2021.
What awards has LobosJr. won?
In 2021, LobosJr. was the recipient of the Best Of Austin award by the Austin Chronicle.
LobosJr.’s Hobbies And Interests
LobosJr. is a musician in his leisure moments, and he plays guitar for various video game music and cover bands such as Gimmick!, Returners, Lords Of Thunder, and others. He also enjoys anime.
Other Interesting LobosJr. Facts And Trivia
- LobosJr. launched his YouTube channel on January 25, 2013.
- LobosJr. loves to play From Software games, especially the 'Dark Souls' series, which includes 'Dark Souls II'.
- The_Happy_Hob was the first person to ever complete the 'Dark Souls' game without getting hit even once by his enemy.
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