Who is SypherPK? Everything to know about the Fortnite star

As one of the most popular Fortnite streamers still on Twitch, SypherPK has been active on YouTube since 2011 but has only recently found Twitch superstardom thanks to the battle royale.
Who is SypherPK? Everything to know about the Fortnite star

Who is SypherPK?

Ali "SypherPK" Hassan is a professional Fortnite player and popular Twitch streamer. He is 23-years-old and was born on May 10th 1996.

Formerly a Runescape and Elder Scrolls Online content creator, SypherPK's move to Fortnite saw his popularity grow after making various educational videos for the game.


What does PK mean? What does it stand for?

With his origins in Runescape, PK likely stands for 'player killing', with PKers being those who engage in combat with other Runescape players.

There is a lot of skill and courage required to be a competent PKer and many players avoid areas such as The Wilderness where it takes place.


What team does SypherPK play for?

Signed to the Canadian organisation Luminosity Gaming since 2018, SypherPK is also known to play with other streamers in matches including Nickmercs, his top pick as a Duos partner.


Where does SypherPK live / What region does SypherPK play in?

SypherPK plays in North America East as he lives in Austin, Texas.


How many followers does SypherPK have on Twitch and YouTube?

He has over two million fans on both Twitch and YouTube.


How good is SypherPK at Fortnite?

SypherPK currently sits within the top 60 for global wins and within the top 15 for kills in Fortnite.

He has earned around $55,000 directly from competing in Fortnite tournaments.

Sypher has a reputation as a talented user of traps within the game, often dubbed as a 'trap specialist' as a result.

This doesn't mean that it is impossible to outplay him with one though...


How much is SypherPK worth?

This information is not public, but some estimate he is worth almost one million dollars.

This doesn't include any salary from LG, donations or sponsorships directly that Sypher gets.


Does SypherPK have a wife?

Yes, SypherPK is married to Daniela, also known as manishie.

She has frequently given gift subscriptions out on Sypher's channel during his streams.


Does SypherPK have pets?

Yes, SypherPK has three Australian Shepherd dogs called Aegon, Aiko and Yuna.

They even have their own Instagram.


A post shared by Aegon, Aiko, & Yuna (@streamdogs) on


How tall is SypherPK?

SypherPK is around 6 foot 3 inches tall.


Is SypherPK live on Twitch right now?

You can check if Sypher is live by going to his Twitch channel here. He is usually live twice a day.

His usual schedule is as follows:

  • Morning Stream - 9 AM Central
  • Night Stream - 4 PM Central
  • Fridays Only afternoon streams