Ari Gameplays Wiki Bio
Mexican gamer, YouTuber and social media personality Abril Abdamari Garza Alonso – aka Ari Gameplays – was born in Monterrey, Mexico, under the zodiac sign Pisces on 28 February 1998. She’s only known for her presence on the internet, especially her YouTube channel “Ari Gameplays”, which she launched on 24 July 2014, and which is today subscribed to by close to 4.2 million people. Ari’s posted 224 videos, and all of these together have amassed over 125 million views; most feature her playing her favorite video games, such as “Minecraft”, “Fortnite” and “Destiny 2”, with others featuring her talking about her everyday life and spending time with friends.
Early life and education
Ari was raised in Monterrey alongside her sister Ama Blitz, who’s today also a gamer and YouTuber, by their father Abelardo and mother Adriana; not many other details have been shared about Ari’s family but it’s believed that her father’s an IT engineer and her mother a high school teacher.
Ari began playing video games at the age of four, when her parents bought her the PlayStation 1 console; it was her father who was initially passionate about playing games and Ari and her sister always wanted to play with him. She went on to play on various other consoles, including PlayStation 2 and Xbox, while she’s today mostly focused on playing on her high-end PC and PlayStation 5.
Ari enrolled at high school in 2012 and was passionate about multiple activities while there as she played volleyball, took creative writing lessons and appeared in several school plays. She matriculated in 2016 and then enrolled at the National Autonomous University of Mexico wanting to study communication sciences, however, Ari dropped out in pursuit of a career on the internet.
Most popular YouTube videos
Ari’s mostly popular on YouTube for the videos in which she’s playing various video games, especially “Fortnite” and “Minecraft”; her fans seem to like her the most for her gaming skills, but also for her ASMR videos and nice personality. We’ll cover Ari’s three most watched YouTube videos as these have contributed to her popularity.
Her #1 video “ESTE ASMR Salio Mal” has been watched more than 13 million times since 6 August 2019 and features Ari and her two friends doing ASMR (autonomous sensory meridian response).
— Ari Gameplays 🤍 (@arigameplays) November 23, 2021
Ari’s second most popular video “100 PREGUNTAS INCOMODAS EN 5 MINUTOS!” has been watched over 5.6 million times since 30 November 2019 and features her answering her fans’ 100 most frequently asked questions in only five minutes; most of these are about her husband, her gaming skills and childhood.
Her #3 video “Asi Fue Mi Privera Vez…” has been watched over 4.3 million times since 2 February 2018 and features Ari playing one of her favorite video games “Fortnite”; she can be seen winning in the video by being the only one alive amongst 100 total players.
Presence on the internet
Ari’s active on all of the today’s popular social media networks as these are part of her ‘internet career’.
Over 13 million people are following her on Instagram, on which she’s posted more than 800 pictures and videos, with most featuring her playing video games, showing off her large breasts and travelling around the USA.
Ari launched her Twitter account in July 2014, and over 14 million people are following her on the network today; she’s tweeted close to 85,000 times, mostly writing about her thoughts on various matters, although she also often shares the same content as found on her Instagram account.
Ari’s TikTok account today numbers nearly 30 million followers, with all her videos combined numbering close to 750 million likes; most of Ari’s TikTok content features her during her everyday life, whether she’s skiing, lip syncing to her favorite songs with her friends or playing video games.
She’s also a Facebook star as her page numbers more than 12 million followers, while Ari’s following back only five people; she shares similar content onto Facebook as on her other social media accounts.
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Ari’s also a Twitch streamer; she created her account on 31 August 2014, and it’s today followed by close to seven million people, making Ari the owner of the #161 most followed Spanish language channel (#1,625 overall). Her highest recorded number of concurrent viewers was 281,402 on 24 January 2022, and Ari’s livestreamed for a total of 4,000 hours (166 days); she spends most of her livestreaming time playing “Fortnite”, just chatting with her fans and playing “Minecraft”.
Love life and husband
Ari rarely talks about her love life on the internet but we know that she’s today married to Colombian YouTuber and social media personality Juan Sebastian Guarnizo.
Juan and Ari met in 2015 and exchanged vows in a small and private ceremony on 5 October 2019; they’ve since featured each other in many of their YouTube videos and Instagram content. Juan’s followed by more than seven million people on Instagram and has posted over 250 pictures and videos, with most showing him during his everyday life.
It remains unknown how Ari and Juan met but it’s widely believed that they chatted on the internet for a couple of months prior to going out on a date.
There are no other men whom Ari’s maybe been with, that we know about; she’s married to Juan Sebastian Guarnizo as of January 2024 and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Ari’s been nominated for a couple of awards for her gaming skills, as well as for streaming, and she won a 2022 Equinox LATAM Game Award for Best Content Creator.
Some of Ari’s fans believe that her breasts have been enhanced via plastic surgery but Ari hasn’t addressed these rumors.
She likes to travel around the USA and visit adventure parks.
Ari’s somewhat addicted to shopping as she goes shopping for clothes nearly every day.
She’s into cosplaying and has attended various cosplay events in the USA.
Ari’s a fan of the Disney movie “Inside Out”.
She likes to spend her spare time in nature.
One of Ari’s favorite actresses is Lily Gladstone, and a couple of her favorite movies are “Killers of the Flower Moon”, “Certain Women” and “The Unknown Country”.
Age, height and net worth
Ari’s age is 25. She’s 5ft 7ins (1.7m) tall, weighs around 145lbs (65kgs) and her hair and eyes are brown, although she often dyes her hair blonde.
Ari’s net worth’s been estimated at over $1.3 million, as of January 2024.