Aphmau, whose real name is Jessica Bravura, is a prominent American social media personality and YouTube star. Born on October 16, 1989, in Houston, Texas, she has gained fame for her gaming content on YouTube, particularly her videos of playing the popular game “Minecraft.” With over 13 million subscribers, Aphmau has become a beloved figure in the online gaming community.
Growing up, Aphmau shared a close bond with her older brother, as they navigated life together despite their parents’ separation. In her YouTube videos, Aphmau has shared that she enjoyed moving between her parents’ homes, finding it refreshing to change environments and escape chaotic situations.
Aphmau’s YouTube journey started in July 2012, with the support of her friends Cole, Jason, Calvin, and Chris. She initially named her channel “Challenge Accepted Inc.,” but faced challenges when some of her friends departed. Undeterred, she persevered and focused on creating gaming content, particularly in “Minecraft.”
Over the years, Aphmau has amassed an impressive collection of videos, with over three thousand videos and a staggering five billion views on her channel. She has also ventured into online merchandising, owning an online brand that sells apparel and accessories.
In her personal life, Aphmau is married to Jason Bravura, and the couple moved in together when she turned 18. Her engaging personality, creative gaming content, and entrepreneurial spirit have made her a standout figure in the world of social media, captivating millions of fans worldwide.