Fizzy
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Details
Real name
Chris
Age
32
Gender
Male
Location
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
Status
Non-partnered
Twitter
@DeafGamer
Facebook
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Primary games
Mortal Kombat 11, Fallout 76, Apex Legends, Foxhole
Streaming since
2009

Fizzy is a non-partnered livestreamer on Twitch, who has profoundly deaf, founded Deaf and Hard of Hearing Gamers community on Twitch and a moderator for Ewok who became the first Deaf partnered-streamer on Twitch.

Twitch channel

Biography

Fizzy born in New Jersey and now currently lives in Florida. At his ten months old became into deafness after taking ill. He is a bilingual who do speaks English and American Sign Language that learned in schools when he grew up.

In 2008, he found a live video platforms site called Justin.tv brought by fighting game community who hosted their channel previously and started streaming first few games in 2009 with Street Fighter 4, Final Fantasy XI Online and Halo 3 before revamped Twitch in 2011.

He also Fighting Game Community (FGC) competitor from 2009 to 2011 in Street Fighter 4 series but never made to regional or higher tournaments due to financial difficult and his main was El Fuerte and Deejay was his second character. Then joined NetherRealm Studios (NRS) which alternate FGC term but focus on Mortal Kombat and Injustice series in April 23, 2019 for Mortal Kombat 11. Then became inactive from January 2020 until now following his personal reason.

In 2012, he appeared on Twitch's front page first time while streaming Battlefield 3. In 2013, he reappeared on front page during marathon for charity event.

On November 10, 2017, he became an Affiliate at same date of his 9 year anniversary registration. One year later, he celebrated his 10 year anniversary and streamed Foxhole for nearly 5 hours.

On January 31, 2021, he returns on Twitch to mark his stream as 12 year streaming after stopped to stream in July 24, 2019 following his same reason when he competes Mortal Kombat 11.[1]

Tournament placings (entrant(s)/event type)

December 12, 2019 (2 entrants; local) - Finished 2nd Place

December 22, 2019 (14 entrants; local) - Disqualified - Advances to Losers bracket before walks away

Streaming setup

Current PC specs as of December 2017.

PC (gaming)

  • GPU: nVidia GeForce 2GB GTX 760 Superclocked ACX
  • CPU: Intel Core i7 4770k
  • RAM: 16 GB Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3

Peripherals

  • Monitor: Acer GN246HL
  • Keyboard: Corsair Vengeance K70 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
  • Mouse: Logitech G502 Proteus Core Optical Mouse
  • Fightpad: Hori Fighting Commander for PlayStation 4 (PC-supported)

Trivia

  • His first capture card was Dazzle Video Creator Plus
  • https://twitter.com/DeafGamer/status/1355928938938331140
  • Community content is available under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 unless otherwise noted.