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Finalist in Twitch Streamer

About dakotaz

Brett Hoffman has made quite the name for himself gaming on Twitch, where he’s known, and feared, under the name dakotaz. Known best for his lethalness in battle royals games like Fortnite and Player’s Unknown Battlegrounds, the "no gimmicks, all skill" gamer is amassing followers and streams by the millions. Crossing 4M followers and 110M+ video streams, dakotaz also made headlines towards the end of 2019 over a small Twitter feud with fellow famed gamer Ninja. Long known for rarely showing his face during streams, dakotaz announced a change in his streams, saying he’d dedicate some time at the end of each stream to hang out and engage with his viewers and fans.

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