Alastair, known on social media as Eret or TheEret, is a British gamer and social media star best known for his Minecraft streams. Eret first joined YouTube and Twitch back in 2010, but has only recently gained popularity thanks to his win at the Minecraft Championship 7. Alastair is openly bisexual and during his live streams, people are known to come out.
Alastair, known on social media as Eret or TheEret, was born on January 9, 1999 in England, the United Kingdom. Alastair is studying International Relations at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, earning his bachelor’s degree as a full-time student.
As of September 2021, Eret has more than 1.4 million followers on Twitter, 379,000 subscribers on his primary YouTube channel, 182,000 subscribers on his secondary YouTube channel, 1.1 million followers on Twitch, 1.6 million followers on TikTok, and 968,000 followers on Instagram.
Alastair started his primary YouTube channel in 2010 and has since acquired more than 1.5 million lifetime views on his channel. However, growth on all his channels has been slow and gradual as he grows his audience. On YouTube, he uploads videos every few weeks to his account. He posts primarily gaming content, particularly in relation to Minecraft.
Since becoming a prominent Minecraft gamer, the YouTube and Twitch star has competed in the Minecraft Championship, a tournament for online gamers streaming their content run by Noxcrew. In the championships, you work in 10 teams of four competing in a series of minigames. The final two teams will later face off in a round of “Dodgebolt” to decide the winner.
Alastair has competed in Minecraft Championships multiple times and his team even won MCC7. In other competitions, he has not won.
Alastair is openly bisexual and during his live streams, people are known to come out. He uses any pronouns: she/her, he/him, and they/them. Many fans recognize Alastair for his deep voice.
In addition, Alastair has ADHD, dyslexia and dyspraxia.