Who is NICKMERCS? Net Worth, Earnings, Settings, Streaming Setup, and More

Want to know who NICKMERCS is, his gaming setup, earnings, net worth, and more? 

Before being a full-time streamer and content creator, NICKMERCS is a well-known individual in the Gears of War scene. During his time playing Gears of War, Mercs played for a couple of teams, including Team Envyus, together with the popular Fortnite Battle Royal streamer HighDistortion. 

He also joined Halo Esports, where he built an intense rivalry with Ninja. The two would often exchange words during games and almost resulted in a real-life fight. 

However, he decided to hang his jerseys in 2010 and join justin.tv (now Twitch) to start his streaming career. 

If you’re an avid fan of NICKMERCS, join us as we take a look at his exciting career as a pro player and as a content creator. 



Real Name: Nicholas Kolcheff

Place of Birth: Michigan, USA

Date of Birth: November 21, 1990

Nicholas Kolcheff started gaming at a young age and pursued a professional gaming career even if his parents highly disapproved of his plans. Thankfully, he proved his value as a professional during the early days of Gears of War Esports

During his time as a pro, NICKMERCS won various tournaments alongside his teammates from Th3 NSAN3Z, including the MLG Anaheim, MLG Dr Pepper, MLG Orlando Championships titles.

After some time, NICKMERCS decided not to pursue his professional career any further and decided to make a streaming channel on Twitch. With a solid fan base from Gears of War, NICKMERCS used this to his advantage and to grow a community on the platform. 

Ten years later his Twitch channel has now accumulated over five million followers and 60,000 paying subscribers. NICKMERCS is also considered one of the best Call of Duty streamers out there. 

Watching his highlights will make it hard for you to believe that he uses a controller to play competitive games. 


NICKMERCS has been streaming since 2010 and has an estimated net worth of $4 million. His earnings come from various income streams, including Twitch subscribers, ad revenues, YouTube revenue, merchandise sales, and sponsorships.

How Much Does NICKMERCS’ Earn? 

NICKMERCS is believed to be earning around $100,000 to $150,000 a month but has a net worth of just around $4 million. 

The FaZe Clan star has 60,000 subscribers on Twitch, which would easily give him around $100,000 each month. He also has 5.8 million followers on the platform that can quickly pile up the ad revenues on his streams. 

Aside from Twitch, NICKMERCS also owns a YouTube channel with 3.9 million subscribers. With his subscriber count, he can earn $1000 to $2000 for every video he uploads on the platform. 

Although the actual numbers haven’t been disclosed, he also has sponsorships from various brands, significantly contributing to a big chunk of his yearly earnings.


NICKMERCS’ Streaming Setup

Currently, NICKMERCS probably has the best streaming setup among other streamers out there. After realizing that he didn’t invest that much in his gaming and streaming rig, NICKMERCS hired several contractors to build him a mind-blowing man cave that any gamer would love to play in. 

  • Monitor 1: Alienware AW2518H
  • Monitor 2: Alienware AW3420DW
  • Camera: Logitech Brio 4K
  • Headset: Astro A40
  • Microphone: Shure SM7B

His gaming rig sports an Intel Core i9-9900K processor, an ASUS GTX 2080 TI graphics card, and 32 GB of G.Skill Trident Z DDR4 memory. 

NICKMERCS’ Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Settings

Given how good he is, it is easy to forget that the popular streamer uses a controller to play Call of Duty. He can go against other competitive players on a mouse/keyboard setup and even destroys some of them. 

This only proves that you can succeed in any game no matter what hardware you use, as long as you take the time to improve your skills.

  • Low Zoom ADS Sensitivity Multiplayer: 1.00
  • High Zoom ADS Sensitivity Multiplayer: 1.00
  • Deadzone: 0.20
  • Horizontal Stick Sensitivity: 6
  • Vertical Stick Sensitivity: 6
  • Aim Assist: Standard
  • Invert Vertical Look: Disabled
  • Control Vibration: Disabled
  • BR Button Layout: Tactical
  • Aim Response Curve Type: Standard

You Might Ask (FAQs)

Where is he from?

NICKMERCS was from Detroit, Michigan, USA. However, he is currently residing in Florida.

How much does he make a month?

Given the number of followers and subscribers he has on YouTube and Twitch, NICKMERCS can easily make $150,000 to $200,000 each month. He also has sponsorships with various brands, which also contributes to his monthly and yearly income. 

Is Nickmercs a Millionaire?

Yes. NICKMERCS currently has an estimated net worth of $4 million. 

Who is he dating?

NICKMERCS is already married to his long-time girlfriend, Emumita Bonita. Kolcheff proposed to his girlfriend during a stream, and the two decided to get married last October 10, 2020. 

This should cover everything you need to know about who NICKMERCS is. If you still have questions, please let us know in the comment section, and we’ll do everything we can to answer them. 

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