Phantoml0rd Net Worth 2018 - Biography, Salary & Income

- July 20, 2018
Phantoml0rd is a famous American gamer and former Twitch streamer. His real name is James Varga, and he lives in Los Angeles, California. He also plays League of Legends professionally and is widely known for his aggressive style of play which shortened his playing time in a team. It, however, helped him go “balls deep” in mid lane and also to tackle a hacker group called Derptrolling. Here is a summary of Phantoml0rd’s net worth in 2018.
Phantoml0rd Net Worth 2018

Phantoml0rd Early Life

James Varga (popularly known as Phantoml0rd) was born on October 9, 1988, in the Los Angeles, California. He had the drive to be a gamer from childhood and started with teams like Counterstrike, Team Fortress Classic, Quake3 Arena, and World of Warcraft. He was later introduced to League of Legends in which he immersed himself for the next couple of months. As a result, on September 26, 2011, Phantoml0rd was ranked No. 1 on the solo queue ladder.
After becoming the best league player, he became friends with other top solo queue players. Consequently, he joined hands with Muffinqt to found the V8 Esports team. The team qualified for Intel Extreme Masters Tournament after which they were selected to attend IPL3. He is currently dating Dinglederper. 

Phantoml0rd Career

After playing several games like Team Fortress Classic and Counterstrike, Phantoml0rd shot into limelight when he joined League of Legends as a professional player. His aggression on the game helped him climb the solo queue ladder fast even though it also made him a constant target of a hacker group called Derptrolling. He broke old records and made new ones in most levels in the League of Legends. 
V8 Esports team which he co-founded with Muffinqt also enjoyed some success as they cleared the scaled through the qualification rounds for the Intel Extreme Masters Tournament in New York City. They were also selected to attend IPL3 in Atlantic City where Phantoml0rd made a debut of no Flash in a professional tournament. 
He was also one of the most popular twitch streamers with his channel attracting over 100,000 people. He was famous for displaying the teleport strategy while playing Karthus. He also became the most viewed gamer of all time after having over 143, 000 viewers on his stream which was higher than the previous record of 137,000 viewers held by Mike “Wikid” Petersen. In 2016, he was banned from Twitch for scamming viewers on his channel. 

Awards and Achievements

In 2014, Phantoml0rd was nominated for the most Epic Twitch Streamer. He was also nominated for the eSports Industry Awards as the streamer of the year in 2016 and once held the record for the most viewed channel on Twitch. 

Net Worth of Phantoml0rd

Phantoml0rd amassed a fortune for himself by playing a plethora of games as well as streaming. Although he didn’t play for a long time, most of his income came from his brief career. Phantoml0rd's net worth is estimated to be around $4 million in 2018. He is widely recognized by viewers on stream for his metal music and loud laughing.