General Facts and Figures
- Full name: Macaiyla
- Net Worth: $200 000
- Occupation: Instagram star
- Birthday: August 21, 1998
- Birthplace: Colonie, Albany New York
- Birth Sign: Leo
- Marital status: Not Married
- Lives In: Missouri
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Panamanian & Irish
- Boyfriend: LolTyler1 (aka Tyler Steinkamp)
Macaiyla is well-known as LolTyler1’s girlfriend, who has become an internet celebrity by playing the popular video game, League of Legends, also known as LOL. He is among the most successful players of the game and along with his popularity, his girlfriend Macaiyla has gained popularity. Macaiyla is an Instagram celebrity and she has over 70k followers.
Early Age and Education
Born in Colonie, Albany New York, on August 21, 1998, Macaiyla has Irish roots along with Panamanian ancestry from her dad’s side. However, there is no other information available about Macaiyla’s parents. Macaiyla completed her high school and then started studying criminal justice, but just after 6 months, she dropped out.
Career and Meeting with Tyler1
After dropping out of college, Macaiyla decided to pursue an online career. She began by uploading photos of herself on Instagram and started gaining the attention of people from around the world. With every photograph that Macaiyla uploaded, she became more popular and soon, her fan following reached 1,000 followers. Macaiyla was encouraged by her success and started uploading quite provocative pictures of herself in a bikini, at the gym, etc. Her popularity kept growing and now, she grew her following to around 75,000.
Macaiyla’s popularity rose further from her relationship with Tyler1, the LOL player. The duo met online when Macaiyla was with some of her male friends and she sniped Tyler1 online. This got them interested in each other and they decided to meet. In 2016, Tyler1 and Macaiyla met at TwitchCon and began dating. Soon, they announced their relationship and made it official. Tyler1 lived in Missouri, which was his home and soon Macaiyla moved to Missouri to live with her boyfriend when their relationship progressed. Often, Tyler1 and Macaiyla share their pictures and videos on social media.
Apart from being an Instagram star, Macaiyla has her own YouTube channel too which she started on 6th November 2012, but started uploading videos only in 2016. On 13th August 2016, Macaiyla uploaded her gameplay video which was titled, H1Z1 Montage and it got around 24,000 views. Her YouTube channel has her personal Vlog and her all her gameplay videos. Macaiyla has around 52k followers on her YouTube channel as of February 2019 and has a total of around 2,350,000 views. Macaiyla uploaded a video recently in which she gives a tour of her home in Missouri, which she shares with her boyfriend, Tyler1.
Like her boyfriend Tyler1, she also streams her gameplay of H1Z1 and League of Legends on Twitch and her Twitch account has around 18,000 followers. Macaiyla was quite popular on the Twitch platform until she was banned from streaming, chatting or talking on Twitch. She was banned 3 days after her birthday. The incident occurred when her friend TThump asked Macaiyla to join Teamspeak and voice her opinion against TrailerParkin, a rude streamer.
Macailya received a new car as a gift on 3rd July 2015. She posted a picture of her car on her Instagram account. Macaiyla loves her 3 cats, Nelson, Emmitt and Theo. Macaiyla is a fitness freak and spends most of her time in the gym and often posts photos of herself in the gym. It is reported that she sometimes even goes to the gym twice a day. Macaiyla has revealed that it is her dream to be a successful singer and she wants to act in films.
Ever since Macaiyla launched her career and became popular on social media, it has helped to increase her wealth. As of early 2019, it is estimated that Macaiyla has a net worth of around $200,000.
Tyler1, Macaiyla’s Boyfriend
Tyler1 (nee Tyler Steinkamp), popularly known as LolTyler was born in Missouri on March 6, 1995. He is a professional LOL player and a streamer on Twitch. Tyler1 studied computer science at Central Methodist University; however, because he wanted to make a career in video game streaming, he dropped out of college. When in college, Tyler1 was the running back on the football team of his university.
However, along with his popularity, his notoriety also rose because of his controversial behavior swearing, yelling and making racist comments. This also made him known as the “most toxic player in America” and Tyler1 was “Banned on Sight”, a rule made solely for Tyler1 in the mid of 2106 and the ban lasted for around 600 days. The ban was lifted on January 5, which he announced on Twitter and he began his streaming again and his gaming had over 400,000 viewers, which broke the record for an individual streamer on Twitch having the greatest number of concurrent viewers.
Tyler1 became popular when he started playing LOL. According to sources, the net worth of Tyler1 is around $750,000. Not only does Tyler1 have a fan following on the Twitch and YouTube platforms, but he also is quite active on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. On Instagram, Tyler1 has 573k followers. Tyler1 joined Twitter in January 2016 and he has 423.9k followers. On his Facebook account, he has around 150,000 followers.