Niko Amii, born November 23, 2000, is an American YouTuber famously known as Nikachu. He is best known for his content on Nintendo’s “Animal Crossing” franchise, focusing on that niche. On September 27, 2015, Nikachu established his YouTube channel, and on October 3, 2015, he posted his debut video. He posts news videos on Nintendo, especially about updates on games. The first YouTube Short he ever uploaded was on February 19, 2022. He’s a talented creative who is worth celebrating on his special day today!

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Niko Amii



Birth date:

November 23, 2000



Zodiac Sign:



5' 10"

Relationship Status:


Net Worth:

$678 thousand

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Niko Amii, A.K.A. Nikachu, is an American YouTuber whose Nintendo Animal Crossing videos have created him a niche of loyal supporters. He was born on November 23, 2000, and his birthplace is Dearborn, Michigan. Nikachu is of Greek descent and a Sagittarius by design.

He began his YouTube career in September 2015 with the creation of his channel, “Nikachu.” The name was an amalgamation of his Pikachu and Niko. His debut video on said channel got posted in October 2015, titled “Welcome to Niko Amii.” The YouTuber posted a series of Pokemon and Nintendo-related gaming videos and streams before his most popular video. This popular video was posted in July 2017, titled “Pearl and Marina v/s Callie and Marie MASH UP – Splatoon Music (OST).” The video has amassed two million views and features dances between four characters. The length of his videos could go be anywhere from a few minutes to two hours. His videos are vibrant and entertaining. His most recent video stream was posted on April 19, 2022, titled “Rebuilding my island into a… CITY! Animal Crossing LIVE.”

He is one of the most successful YouTubers in the Nintendo “Animal Crossing” franchise. He has amassed a fanbase of 141,000 subscribers and has posted over a thousand videos. He also branches out to platforms like TikTok and Instagram, where he has a sizable following too. His videos are creative and alluring, and he’s bound for world domination. His personal life is under wraps. However, we know he is single, has never been married, and has no kids. So, he shares his success with his friends and family.

Career timeline

He Launches His YouTube Channel

He launches his YouTube channel on September 27.

He Releases His Debut Video

He posts an introductory video on his channel on October 3.

He Posts His Most Popular Video

In July, he posts “Pearl and Marina v/s Callie and Marie MASH UP - Splatoon Music (OST).”

His Most Recent Video

He posts his most recent video, “Rebuilding my island into a… CITY! Animal Crossing LIVE” in April.

Why We Love Nikachu

  1. He’s an animal lover

    He has a dog whom he adores. He loves other animals too.

  2. He’s creative

    His videos are entertaining. This is because he applies creativity to its production.

  3. He’s hardworking

    He has made over a thousand videos. There is a lot of work involved in creating these videos. He is very consistent and hardworking.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. His idol

    He idolizes Gaga.

  2. He made Starbucks

    He made a Starbucks shop in his “Animal Crossing” franchise.

  3. He was on the soccer team

    He was on his high school soccer team.

  4. He’s queer

    He is gay and queer.

  5. He loves to play dress-up

    He loves dressing up as his “Animal Crossing” characters.

Nikachu FAQs

How many Instagram followers does Nikachu have?

He has 4,300 Instagram followers in 2022.

Where does Nikachu live?

He resides in Michigan.

What color are Nikachu’s eyes?

He has green eyes.

Nikachu’s birthday dates

2024November 23Saturday
2025November 23Sunday
2026November 23Monday
2027November 23Tuesday
2028November 23Thursday

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