From Hot Wheels to Porsche: Animesh Agarwal, also known as 8Bit Thug, is a well-known name in India’s gaming community. An individual who contributed to propelling the Indian gaming community from obscurity to a fine position in Asia.
Well-known in the IGC Thug is a Team 8Bit owner and former Team SouL co-owner (one of the most successful teams in PubG Mobile India). He primarily works as a caster, influencer, and streamer.
On March 5, 1996, he was born in Guwahati, Assam, India. Animesh finished his education in Guwahati, Assam, India. After dedicating his passion to gaming, he pursued it as a career option, whereas most people do not. This Guwahati resident is now the proud owner of a luxurious Porsche Car!
Porche India Tweeted in their official handle wishing Animesh “It’s a dream to own a Porsche 911. It’s not just a car, it’s a lifestyle. Many enthusiasts dream of owning one, much like how @8bit_thug
We congratulate you and wish you many miles on your new #TimelessMachine!
Delivered by: Porsche Centre Mumbai”
It’s a dream to own a Porsche 911. It’s not just a car, it’s a lifestyle. Many enthusiasts dream of owning one, much like how @8bit_thug did.
— Porsche India (@Porsche_India) November 19, 2022
According to reports, Thug also manages well-known e-Sports personalities such as SouL Mortal, Scout, SouL Regaltos, and others.
The man with a golden heart who is always willing to help anyone in IGC is an inspiration to many who want to start a career in gaming.
He has over 700,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel, 8bit Thug!
8bit Thug, also known as Animesh Agarwal, is the company’s founder. Animesh achieved gaming success before forming his own team with Mortal (a game streamer on YouTube). He received tremendous community support after winning trophies at numerous international tournaments, and he is now an inspiration to many struggling gamers who want to build a career in gaming and choose to game as a career choice.
Animesh was a CA finalist who was also pursuing CFA and FRM, so academically, he was in good shape and did everything his parents wanted. Animesh simply asked for a year off, and the gamer assured them that if gaming did not work out, he would return. His preparation ensured that there were no shortfalls in which his parents could discourage him from participating in sports.