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Who is Jessica Goch? Meet gamer Tyler Blevins, aka Ninja's wife

Jane Corscadden May 13, 2021
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Who is Jessica Goch? The wife of gamer Ninja (aka Richard Tyler Blevins) is trending due to a tweet she made a few hours ago, showing a text from the streamer. His phone number is saved as “Richard”, confusing fans who didn’t know his full name.

So, naturally, fans are wanting to know a little bit more about Ninja’s wife, Jessica.

Who is Ninja’s wife, Jessica Goch?

Jessica Goch (Blevins) is an influencer in her own right alongside her role as her husband’s manager. She has 1.1 million followers on her Instagram profile, and over 600,000 followers on Twitter. Jessica also has 455,000 followers on her own Twitch profile, where she streams everything from gaming to cooking.

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Jessica is originally from Wisconsin and is currently 28 years old. The pair had been dating since 2013, after becoming friends when they met at a gaming competition in 2010. They then got married in August 2017.

As her husband’s manager, Jessica has helped him reach new heights in gaming – becoming one of the most popular gamers in the world and reaching over 16 million followers on Twitch. This makes Ninja the Twitch streamer with the highest number of followers.

On Jessica becoming his manager, Ninja told Forbes: “What I admire most about Jessica’s ability to step into the role of my manager is how flawlessly she did it. She immediately played hard ball with the big boys and acted 10x more professional than I could at the time.”

Do Ninja and Jessica Goch have kids?

No, Tyler Blevins (Ninja) and his wife Jessica don’t currently have any kids. However, they do have three very cute dogs.

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Tyler told Forbes that they may look towards getting “an extra puppy or two” in the next five years.

Twitter reacts to Ninja’s real name

So, Ninja and Jessica are trending currently due to a tweet where users could see that Ninja was saved as “Richard” on Jessica’s phone.

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This led to many questioning why – not knowing that it’s his real name, and Tyler is just a middle name.

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Jane is a freelance journalist from Belfast, Northern Ireland specialising in news, culture and politics. She studied Politics at Queen’s University Belfast before completing a Journalism MA at the University of Ulster. Always trawling social media and keeping up to date with the latest trends and crazes, her main interest lies in digital culture and internet trends.