What is Bijuu Mike’s real name?
Bijuu Mike was born Michael Lucas in California, USA, on 26 October 1992 – his zodiac sign is Scorpio and he holds American nationality. He is a YouTuber and a social media star, who might be known best for his YouTube channel onto which he mostly uploads gaming content.
Childhood and education
Bijuu Mike was raised alongside his older sister in California, by their father who was a firefighter, and their mother who was a teacher at a local high school – their parents divorced when Bijuu Mike and his sister were still very young.
Bijuu Mike has joked about DanTDM being his twin brother – which he isn’t – and has also joked about not being related to Gacha Mike, who is actually his ‘other personality’.
He became interested in playing video games at a very early age, and was one of the best gamers at his high school. During his freshman year, he fell in love with Japanese animes and soon found himself playing anime games. After he matriculated in 2010, Bijuu Mike didn’t enroll at a college, but found a job to financially support himself while working his way up on YouTube.
Career as a YouTuber and social media star
Bijuu Mike worked various jobs for three years – including being employed at Walmart – before he launched his YouTube channel on 18 June 2013. He still continued working various jobs as he was steadily building his fanbase on YouTube.
Today, Bijuu Mike’s channel is subscribed to by over 2.5 million people, and numbers over 700 million views of all of his videos combined – it reached one million subscribers on 9 February 2018, and two million on 28 May 2019.
Bijuu Mike is mostly focused on playing anime games such as “Doki Doki Literature Club” and “Yandere Simulator”, and currently his two most popular videos are “WE SOLVED THE THIRD QUESTION?! | Baldis Basics In Education And Learning (Anti Impossible MOD)” as it has been watched over 8.2 million times since 29 May 2018, and “THE SPOILED BRAT! | REACTING TO GACHA STUDIO STORIES” which has been viewed over 4.8 million since 10 September 2018.
Bijuu Mike is also quite active on Twitch, and his channel is followed by over 2,100 people, and on which he also mostly livestreams while playing anime video games.
He is quite active on several popular social media networks – his Instagram account is followed by more than 65,000 people, while he’s uploaded close to 500 pictures, most of which have been taken during his everyday life. Bijuu Mike has been active on Twitter since March 2010, and has gathered close to 110,000 followers while he tends to tweet at least once a day. He also has a Facebook page followed by around 3,200 people, and is active on TikTok as well, followed by more than 18,000 people and having gathered over 50,000 likes of all his videos combined.
Love life and wife
Bijuu Mike is quite secretive when it comes to his private matters, and has shared very little regarding his married life.
It is known that he married his other half, Melissa sometime in the 2010s, and it was on 5 February 2017 that he uploaded a video onto his YouTube channel entitled “My Wife is FINALLY in a video” – he went on to feature her in various videos, but still hasn’t shared much about Melissa. It is widely believed that the two met while they attended the same high school, and that they started dating mostly because they are both interested in anime, however, Bijuu Mike hasn’t commented on this.
He hasn’t talked about any other girls he might have been with before meeting Melissa, but as of November 2020 he is married, but doesn’t have children as he and Melissa have agreed to focus on their careers rather than to raise kids.
Hobbies and other interests
Bijuu Mike is a huge lover of animals, and has a pet Husky dog which can often be seen featured in his Instagram pictures – Bijuu Mike has been to various zoos, and his favorite animals are giraffes.
He is keen on travelling, and has been to many US states with his wife, while the two have also been to Japan on a couple of occasions. They’ve also travelled to several European countries, including Germany and France.
Bijuu Mike enjoys doing cosplay, and has attended various cosplay events at which he has most often dressed up as an anime characters.
In his spare time which is mostly late at night, Bijuu Mike is keen on watching animes, and a couple of his favorites are “Death Note”, “Cowboy Bebop” and “Neon Genesis Evangelion”, while he is also keen on watching animated movies made by the Japanese Studio Ghibli – his two favorites are “Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind” and “Porco Rosso”.
Age, height and net worth
Bijuu Mike’s age is 28. He has medium long brown hair which he has dyed numerous colors including blonde, blue and green, his eyes are brown, and his height is 5ft 11ins (1.8m) while he weighs around 155lbs (71kgs).
As of November 2020, his net worth has been estimated at over $1.6 million.