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Alia Marie "Lia" Shelesh (born: October 22, 1992 (1992-10-22) [age 26]), better known online as SSSniperWolf, is an American YouTube gamer. She was originally born in Britain but moved to the United States when she was six years old. Her pseudonym, SSSniperWolf is a combination of her first YouTube channel, sexysexysniper and Sniper Wolf, one of the primary antagonists and bosses of Metal Gear Solid.

Having originally started her YouTube career as a gaming channel, notably with her Call of Duty: Black Ops II videos. Since 2017 the majority of the content on her channel has been reaction videos.

She is one of the biggest female gamers with the largest following throughout social media and YouTube even though her channel is no longer centered around gaming. She used to live stream on twitch, but now live streams gaming on YouTube occasionally.

As of May 2019, her channel has gained over 15.4 million subscribers and 3.6 billion video views, making it the 159th most subscribed channel on YouTube.

Games Played

  • Overwatch
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  • Call of Duty World War II
  • Destiny
  • Far Cry Primal
  • Fortnite: Battle Royale
  • Grand Theft Auto Online
  • Halo 5: Guardians
  • Happy Wheels
  • Huniepop
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • Playerunknown's Battlegrounds
  • Tales From The Borderlands
  • Tom Clancy's The Division


  • SSSniperWolf has a nickname she goes by and that is Lia Valentine.
    • However, her real name is Alia Shelesh.
  • SSSniperWolf gained popularity from a video titled, The Truth About Girl Gone Gamer.
  • The "SS" in her username stand for sexy sexy which is an homage to her original YouTube channel.
  • SSSniperWolf was briefly featured in the 2017 YouTube Rewind.
  • SSSniperWolf competed in the Fortnite ProAM celebrity tournament.
  • SSSniperWolf had her own resale business before making YouTube videos.
  • SSSniperWolf has competed in numerous gaming tournaments from DOOM to Call of Duty.
  • Though she has stated she is Greek and Turkish.
  • SSSniperWolf was arrested twice.
  • On June 18, 2016, SSSniperWolf got into a car accident from a drunk driver hitting her from behind of her vehicle.


In November 2013, SSSniperWolf notoriously taken down two videos from GCXBU "The Truth of SSSniperWolf" and "Exposing SSSniperWolf" during his Thanksgiving family vacation to the Bahamas.

In October 2015, SSSniperWolf posted a video claiming that GirlGoneGamer faked the footage in her Call of Duty Let's Plays, going so far as to post a video (since set to private) claiming to expose GirlGoneGamer.

On August 10, 2016, SSSniperWolf was sued by Engimahood as she publicly exposed his real name and slanders his name as a sex offender.

Several Overwatch players have accused SSSniperwolf of toxic behavior in matches, to the point of being notorious within the Overwatch community.

On July 2017, SSSniperWolf got exposed by Faze Censor. Mister Sausage and SSSniperWolf are accusing him for fake text messages. However, Censor went to Verizon and retrieved his old text messages and conversations with SSSniperWolf. Then, she violently threatens to sue Faze Censor for the old text messages Faze Censor received from Verizon.

On March 11, 2018, it was announced SSSniperWolf would be appearing on the following week's Good Mythical Morning, but when the announce video received a high level of dislikes and drew a lot of comments from people who weren't being their mythical best her appearance was cancelled and the announce video was deleted from the channel.

On March 23 2019, SSSniperwolf won Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards for Favorite Gamer. This was met with a lot of backlash from many people on the internet who stated that she was not a true gamer due to the majority of her content being reaction based as of 2019. Other people began believing that the KCA's were rigged and completely biased considering the other people nominated for Favorite Gamer such as Markiplier, Jacksepticeye, and Ninja who have more gaming based content. Several users then began to put offensive inputs and theories on why she won, with one being that she only won because she bribed the judges with her sex appeal.

Watch Mojo's "TopX" Series

Top Ten Female Gamers on YouTube

SSSniperWolf was ranked 3rd in this episode.

Subscriber Milestones

  • 1 million subscribers: January 9, 2015
  • 2 million subscribers: December 18, 2015
  • 3 million subscribers: June 29, 2016
  • 4 million subscribers: December 3, 2016
  • 5 million subscribers: April 18, 2017
  • 6 million subscribers: July 19, 2017
  • 7 million subscribers: December 17, 2017
  • 8 million subscribers: March 3, 2018
  • 9 million subscribers: May 19, 2018
  • 10 million subscribers: July 4, 2018
  • 11 million subscribers: August 7, 2018
  • 12 million subscribers: October 3, 2018
  • 13 million subscribers: November 24, 2018
  • 14 million subscribers: January 28, 2019
  • 15 million subscribers: March 30, 2019

Video View Milestones

  • 1 billion views: September 25, 2017
  • 2 billion views: June 19, 2018
  • 3 billion views: December 15, 2018

Other channels

Lia set up a second channel, LittleLiaWolf, in June 2014, that showcased arts & crafts, baking, hauls, challenges, and makeup tutorials.

This page was created on April 30, 2016 by D2Kvirus.

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