Angry Joe
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Celebrated Name: Angry Joe
Real Name/Full Name: Jose Antonio “Joe” Vargas
Gender: Male
Age: 35 years old
Birth Date: 18 June 1984
Birth Place: Austin, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 75 kg
Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): No
Children: No
Profession: American media commentator and YouTuber
Net Worth in 2019: $1.5 million
Last Updated: December 2019

A popular name among the rapidly growing community of YouTubers, Angry Joe was one of the first YouTubers to have made it big on social media. He has uploaded videos since 2008 and hosts the YouTube channel, “AngryJoeShow” which is known for gaming and reviewing.

Early Life

Angry Joe was born as Jose Antonio Vargas on 18 June 1984 in Austin, Texas, United States. Although never confirmed from his end, there have been two link-ups in his life that have been covered across a host of internet websites.

Personal Life

It was alleged that Angry Joe was involved with Purrluna, who was ten years his junior. Another alleged relationship was with a Mexican girl. Angry Joe broke up with her in a public spat on the internet, blaming her for every problem in his life. Later, he also posted it on Twitter before quickly deleting the post.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 18 June 1984, Angry Joe is 35 years old as of today’s date 2nd December 2019. His height is 1.75 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.


Angry Joe’s career started with his account on YouTube, which he created on October 3rd, 2008. He is known for his comic and over the top reviews that he does on his YouTube account for AAA games. He started his reviewing career with, where he reviewed games for the division, “BlisteredThumbs.”

After a stint in the website, Angry Joe decided to open a YouTube account of his own and started reviewing games. His YouTube channel gained traction with the review of popular games. With gaining popularity and a great fan following, he was able to create the Angry Army, which is his homepage and a gaming clan dedicated to his views.

In between, Angry Joe also appeared on other reviewing channels, like, which is now named He also appeared in the “Man of Steel” review of Nostalgia Critic.

Angry Joe’s show, “Angry Reviews” is a review of the most anticipated AAA games as well as indie games. His signature style of opening the sketch in a comedic manner, lampooning one of the aspects of the game, has made him different than the other reviewers. Further, his review generally rates the games on the scale of 1-10, 1 being the lowest and representing poorly executed endeavors, while 10 denoting flawless legendary games. He considers glitches, controls, game design, and voiceover to account for the rating. He has often been seen with co-host, “Other Joe” represented by Joe Lopez.

Another of Angry Joe’s shows is named “Top 10s”, which is released every year in the end, compiling the Best and Worst games of the year. Further, other videos containing the content of most disappointing and controversial games are also released by Angry Joe.

His third show, “Top Reasons Why” was an explanatory and trivia related show, which was discontinued by Angry Joe. In the show, he explained how or why a game didn’t work for the audience.

Awards and Achievement

Angry Joe has made a name for himself on YouTube ever since he began in 2011. He has achieved goals, which were considered high for YouTubers back then. He gained 100,000 subscribers back in March 2012. Within a year, he reached 500,000 subscribers in February 2013. In the same year, he hit 1 Million subscribers in August. On March 15th, 2015, Angry Joe reached 2 Million subscribers on YouTube.

He was nominated at The Game Awards in the category, “Trending Gamer,” but failed to win.

Net Worth & Salary of Angry Joe in 2019

Joe Vargas alias Angry Joe has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million as of December 2019. He owns various gaming consoles but prefers playing on PC. He has Nintendo Switch, Wii U, PS4, Xbox One and Xbox 360.

Angry Joe, through his YouTube channel, continues to be active on social media and remains an avid fan of Superman.