- 1 Who is a6d?
- 2 How rich is he, as of now? a6d Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Fame
- 6 Main YouTube Channel
- 7 Other YouTube Channels
- 8 Other Social Media Profiles and Merchandise Line
- 9 ARTV – a6d Arrested
- 10 OnlyHit Radio Station
- 11 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 12 Personal Life
Who is a6d?
Vincent ‘Xem’, better known by his online alias ‘a6d’, was born on 3 August 2001 under the zodiac sign of Leo, in France. He is a 19-year-old French social media sensation, gamer and Twitch streamer, on which he has more than 70,000 followers. He also runs his official YouTube channel, on which he’s amassed over 385,000 subscribers, while his videos have been viewed more than 11 million times. He has more than 190,000 followers on Twitter as well as over 85,000 followers on Instagram. He also has his official TikTok account with over 110,000 followers.
How rich is he, as of now? a6d Net Worth
As of mid-2021, a6d’s net worth is estimated at over $1.5 million, earned largely through his successful Internet-based career.
He has made his fortune thanks to various sponsorships, advertisements, donations, video monetization, and collaborations with other social media stars. He also increases his wealth through sales of his merchandise line.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
Vincent was raised in France by his parents; however, there is no information about their names and professions since he remains silent when it comes to his private life. Nonetheless, it’s known that he has at least one elder brother, who goes by the alias ‘Kawadarze’ on Twitch and other social media. Vincent holds French nationality and belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group.
Regarding his education, he once revealed that he was kicked out of school after hacking into his school’s server.
With the rise of the popularity of video games and streaming services, Vincent became famous since he made the decision to become a streamer, launching his account on the most popular live streaming platform for gamers, called Twitch, under the username ‘@a6doff’ and started streaming the highly popular video game “Minecraft”. It’s a critically acclaimed sandbox video game created by Swedish video game programmer Markus ‘Notch’ Persson and developed by Mojang Studios in 2009.
Rise to Fame
As time passed, a6d became famous in the “Minecraft” community and the number of his followers increased with each stream. He also began working on videos in the “Just Chatting” category, but his channel really took off when he started collaborating with other gaming streamers, including BadBoyHalo, Sapnap, F1NN5TER, Dream, GeorgeNotFound, and Skeppy.
In June 2019, he even co-launched a collaborative Twitch channel called “The Trio”, alongside Skeppy and BadBoyHalo, posting streams in which they played together as well as posting podcasts; it was later taken over by Skeppy and renamed to SkeppysLab.
Besides that, he co-hosted the podcast “The Weirdest Talk Show”, alongside BadBoyHalo in the summer of the same year. They would debate on such silly topics as ‘pineapples on pizza’ and ‘everyone has to shave their head’.
Main YouTube Channel
In addition to Twitch, Vincent also became active on YouTube, creating his official channel under the name ‘a6d’ on 13 October 2018, while he posted his first video a month later. He soon started posting gameplay commentary videos, memes, trolls, and vlogs, steadily increasing the number of his followers.
Some of his most popular videos include “Minecraft, But I’ve drawn the Textures in 30 minutes”, “I created by mistake a song that already exists…”, and “My US trip in less than 8 minutes”, to name a few.
Other YouTube Channels
Moreover, Vincent has another YouTube channel called Xemles ‘ XemTV, on which he uploads videos in French – some of his most viewed are “[Réupload] Vidéo à voir par rapport à ARTV”, “Comment avoir le skin Galaxy GRATUITEMENT sur Fortnite Battle Royale ?”, and “Le Rewind LeLive”. Recently, he started posting videos related to “Minecraft” on his third YouTube channel called Xem, having uploaded his first video entitled “Un UHC Minecraft mais avec 500 COEURS.” in April 2021.
Other Social Media Profiles and Merchandise Line
Apart from Twitch and YouTube, a6d expanded his influence across other social media platforms. He runs his official Twitter account under the username ‘@a6doff’, which he uses to promote his streams, videos, and other projects. He’s also active on Instagram, on which you can find him under the nickname ‘a6dinsta’, and on TikTok going by the nickname ‘minecraftinabox’. He also has his own website, on which you can buy items from his line of merchandise, includings hoodies, t-shirts, ‘phone cases, and posters.
ARTV – a6d Arrested
In 2017, a6d launched ARTV, a legal streaming website for his friends who couldn’t watch French television.
It quickly gained enormous popularity, so he eventually monetized it. However, the police came to his house in late 2017 and he was arrested over television piracy, since he allegedly provided pirated access to French television channels, such as France Télévisions, Canal+, M6, Disney, Fox, and Paramount, among others. His computer and ‘phone were taken away, and the website was shut down. At the time, it had over 800,000 users; he hasn’t been sentenced yet.
OnlyHit Radio Station
Vincent a.k.a. a6d is also known for being the owner of an online web radio station called OnlyHit, created through a free service in June 2018.
He later added four more radio stations – OnlyHitUS, OnlyHit J-Music (now OnlyHit Japan), OnlyHit K-Pop, and OnlyHit Gold, all of which were streaming on Twitch.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Vincent has short light brown hair and dark brown eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 11ins (1.80m), while information about his weight, vital statistics, biceps size, and shoe size isn’t available.
The famous Twitch streamer tends to keep his love life far away from the eye of the public, but it’s believed that he’s single at the moment. His current residence is in Annecy, Haute-Savoie, France.
He is an avid animal lover and has two pets, a dog named Argi and a cat named Ian. His cat has its own YouTube channel.