Darryle Hamlin is better known online as Hamlinz (or Hamz), is an American YouTuber and Twitch streamer who is best known for playing Fortnite. Hamlinz is a member of TSM (Team SoloMid), a professional eSports group. Darryle is commonly known for being “sus” and reacting to YouTube videos. He is 25 years old and was born on May 23, 1995.
Awards and Achievements
|2018-11-08||1st||Code Red Fortnite tournament||$6,000.00||Fornite|
|2018-06-01||1st||UMG Friday Fortnite 2018-06-01||$5,000.00||Fortnite|
|2018-07-06||2nd||UMG Friday Fortnite 2018-07-06||$3,500.00||Fornite|
|2018-10-28||5th||Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series – Clubs Standings||$2,500.00||Fortnite|
|2018-10-28||32nd||Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series – Week 6 – Stream-Vitational||$2,500.00||Fortnite|
|2018-07-14||11th||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series – Week 1||$2,500.00||Fortnite|
|2018-08-18||21st||Twitch Rivals x Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series||$1,925.00||Fortnite|
|2018-06-22||3rd||UMG Friday Fortnite 2018-06-22||$1,500.00||Fortnite|
|2018-08-17||32nd||Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series – Week 6 NA (Day 1)||$1,425.00||Fortnite|
Even though he only has one video before Fortnite, which is Runescape, Hamlinz only had 20 subscribers and didn’t get at least 1 view a day before doing Fortnite. His growth on YouTube because of Fortnite is late, but thanks to it, he is now getting rapid success and gains nearly 10,000 subscribers everyday thanks to Fortnite and also TSM collabs. He is also in the TSM house with Myth and Daequan Loco.
Darryle was on a hiatus for unknown reasons, but people assume that he is diagnosed with Cancer, from a deleted tweet. However, on October 19, 2019, Darryle made an announcement stating that he took a hiatus due to his Grandmother being diagnosed with cancer, and decided to take a hiatus to take some time to mentally reset and visit his grandmother. He is scheduled to return on October 20.
During Darryle’s hiatus, his Twitter was hacked by Chuckling Squad
Since December 30, 2019, Darryle has stopped livestreaming and uploading again. He announced on January 15, 2020 that he was speaking with HealthyGamerGG to help him cope with the loss of his Grandfather..
Note: The following dates are according to SocialBlade. Dates may vary by ~1 day (2 days if you live outside of North America) due to differences in time zones.
- 100,000 subscribers: May 18, 2018.
- 200,000 subscribers: June 2, 2018.
- 300,000 subscribers: June 10, 2018.
- 400,000 subscribers: June 27, 2018.
- 500,000 subscribers: July 18, 2018.
- 600,000 subscribers: August 3, 2018.
- 700,000 subscribers: August 26, 2018.
- 800,000 subscribers: October 3, 2018.
- 900,000 subscribers: November 29, 2018.
- 1,000,000 subscribers: December 30, 2018.