is an online personality and Twitch streamer who has attained over 2.7 million followers on the video platform. Born in Morocco and raised in Canada, Pokimane (real name Imane Anys) is of Moroccan and Algerian descent. She is one of the few women who has achieved a high level of success as a Twitch streamer.
Anys’ gaming career began in high school, where she competed in FPS tournaments. After graduating, she started streaming full-time in 2016. Pokimane is best known for her live streaming of games such as League of Legends, Fortnite, and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.
Anys has been praised for her professionalism and her ability to entertain her audience. In a male-dominated industry, she has managed to stand out and achieve success by being herself. Pokimane is also a strong advocate for female gamers and has spoken out about the importance of diversity in the gaming community.
Anys first came to prominence on the live streaming platform Twitch in early 2016, where she streamed herself playing the video game Hearthstone. Anoud’s Twitch viewership soon grew, and she began streaming other games, including League of Legends and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Anoud has also partnered with the streaming service YouTube Gaming, where she has hosted several live streams.
Anys has also gained a following on YouTube. In September 2017, she was featured on the channel Polaris, where she discussed the game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Anoud has also appeared as a guest on the popular gaming channel Dude Soup.
Anys has been praised for her general gaming knowledge, as well as her sense of humor. In February 2018, Anoud won the “Streamer of the Year” award at the Canadian Gaming Awards.