What is Spifey’s real name?
George ‘Geo’ Anderson was born in Bristol, England, on 6 October 1997 – his zodiac sign is Libra, and he holds British nationality. He’s a YouTuber and a social media star known as Spifey, who launched his eponymous YouTube channel on 10 September 2015, which is today subscribed to by close to two million people, and numbers over 280 million views of all his videos combined.
Spifey’s mostly focused on uploading videos related to the video game “Minecraft”, which gives the player control over a character living in a world in which everything is cube-shaped, and he has to find food to not starve, build a shelter to survive the zombie attacks at night, and explore his surroundings; Spifey usually uploads videos which feature him playing older versions of the game, and occasionally produces tutorial videos for his fans.
Early life and education
Spifey was raised in Bristol by his parents, about whom nothing’s known, as they prefer to stay away from media; as he hasn’t spoken of any siblings, Spifey’s believed to be an only child.
He grew up playing video games – he was only five years old when his parents bought him his first PC. Spifey played whatever games his parents bought him, and occasionally competed with his peers in soccer and basketball video games. He started playing “Minecraft” a couple of months after its release on 18 November 2011, and instantly became addicted to it.
Spifey attended a local high school in Bristol, and was mostly interested in playing soccer during his four years there; he was a member of his school’s soccer team, and aspired to play the sport professionally.
However, upon matriculating in 2015, Spifey didn’t enroll at college, but launched his YouTube channel, and began working on his career on the internet; he then moved to Los Angeles in California USA, and lived with the YouTubers TapL and Skeppy, however, he moved to London, England on 29 February 2020, and eventually to Exeter, Devon, England where he’s living today.
Most popular YouTube videos
What has made Spifey popular on YouTube are his amazing skills at playing the video game “Minecraft”, but also his sense of humor, and his video editing skills. We’re about to mention three of his most popular YouTube videos, which have helped him gain numerous subscribers.
His #1 video “All your Minecraft pain in one video…” has been watched over 33 million times since 20 August 2019, and features Spifey showing all the scariest “Minecraft” scenarios in just a minute and a half.
His second most popular video “life portrayed by Minecraft” has been watched over 13 million times since 14 September 2019, and shows Spifey’s ‘short film’ made in “Minecraft”, which follows the life of a young boy.
Spifey’s third most popular video “All your Minecraft confusion in one video…” has been watched close to 12 million times since 17 November 2019, and follows Spifey as he’s showing his friend a very confusing “Minecraft” world which he’s created.
Spifey’s highly active on Instagram, and his account’s today followed by more than 700,000 people, while he’s uploaded over 100 pictures, the majority of which have been taken during his everyday life.
He’s revealed a lot about himself in these pictures, such as that he loves to be in nature, and is a huge lover of animals; also that he plays the guitar, and prefers electric over acoustic and classic.
Spifey has also shown his fans that he’s passionate about travelling, and has been to various European countries, as well as to a couple of US states.
Spifey launched his Twitter account in November 2015, and it’s today followed by close to a million people, while he’s tweeted nearly 8,000 times; he mostly writes about his everyday life, his opinion about various matters, and also to announce the release of his YouTube videos.
He also has a Facebook page, which is followed by over 4,300 fans.
Spifey’s a TikTok star, as he has amassed over 1.4 million followers on the network, and over 30 million likes of all his videos combined; these most often feature him lip syncing, dancing and telling jokes.
Love life and dating
Spifey’s highly secretive when it comes to his love life, and hasn’t spoken of any girls or boys whom he has been with, which is perhaps why there are rumors circulating the internet concerning his sexual orientation, and his current relationship status.
Many of Spifey’s fans believe that he’s gay, and that this is why he hasn’t mentioned the girls whom he has dated; a fan has even claimed to have seen Spifey spending time with a boy who is perhaps his boyfriend, however, no evidence has been provided to support these claims, nor has Spifey commented on this.
Just recently, on 12 April 2021, Spifey tweeted a picture which features a girl, and captioned it ‘my girlfriend’. It’s widely believed that this is just one of Spifey’s jokes, and that it’s actually him in the picture, however, some of his fans still believe that she’s indeed his girlfriend; this hasn’t been confirmed either.
As of September 2021, Spifey seems to be single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Spifey loves to play video games, and not only “Minecraft”; he’s played over 100 different games in the past decade, and amongst those he has liked the most are “The Last of Us”, “God Of War” and “Among Us”.
He enjoys watching movies late at night, and his favorite actors and actresses are Eddie Redmayne, Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried, while a couple of his favorite movies are “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, “Les Miserables” and “Dear John”.
Spifey’s also into watching animated movies, especially those made by the Japanese Studio Ghibli, and some of his favorites include “Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind”, “Laputa: A Castle in the Sky” and “Howl’s Moving Castle”
He’s into pop music, and his favorite band is The Lumineers, while a couple of his favorite solo performers are Ed Sheeran, Beyonce and Justin Bieber.
Age, height and net worth
Spifey’s age is 23. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 6ft 4ins (1.93m) and he weighs around 178lbs (81kgs).
As of September 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $700,000.