YouTube Gaming world is so vast and massive that there are separate platforms for it like YouTube Gaming and Twix. There is popular saying that “If you are going to buy a new game, check YouTube reviews of it”; and it’s true for 90% of the cases. So, on the verge of culminating 2015, here are the top 11 YouTube Gaming channels in the world.
PewDiePie, aka Felix Kjellberg, is the Swedish YouTube superstar who is customary to top the list of most subscribed channels on YouTube. Occasionally, he invites his girlfriend (CutiePieMarzia) to play games on the screen. Although he likes horror games for his videos, Felix has also dabbled in platformers, first person shooters, and of course, the universally popular Minecraft. Check out his own game called Legend of the Brofist
- Subscriber’s: 40916283
- Viewership: 10716212025
Fact: From November 2013 until May 2014, his subscribers increased from 16 million to 27 million. That’s almost a new person each second.
Evan Fong, better known as Vanoss, often feature a rotating cast of collaborators and fans tend to enjoy the interplay between him and his pals as much as they enjoy the sometimes unorthodox gameplay. Evan launched his new YouTube logo on November 25, with select merchandise.Check out his own game Dead Realm, where he is also the creative director.
- Viewership: 3593087372
Fact: The First games Vanos played that he remembers were Freddy the Fish, Pajama Sam and Duke Nukem 3D
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He is the 19th popular YouTuber in the world. Although the channel comprises mostly of gaming videos, there are many other vlogs and fan Q&A made by Rubén Doblas. His videos often use catchy music, good editing, and comic commentaries with unique twists and turns. Check out his own comics called Virtual Hero by Rubius Comics.
- Subscriber’s: 15109898
- Viewership: 2931121653
Fact: He released a book called “The Book troll” which is an activity book, an interactive book, and a scrapbook.
A Spanish YouTuber based in Los Angeles, Samuel de Luque, better known by his Dragon Ball invoking YouTube alias VEGETTA777, is a Let’s Player who favors adventure games, one on one fighters, and Minecraft. He is one of the most popular YouTuber in Latin America. His channel provides vividly popular YouTube series like Planeta Vegetta, Zona Minecraft, V de Vegetta and ApocalipsisMinecraft. Check out his own game called Pixel warfare 3.
- Subscriber’s: 11911838
Fact: On all of his social media sites, he refers to himself as a “unicorn lover.”
Sky Does Minecraft:
Sky aka Adam Dahlberg’s popular “Let’s plays”, mod pack tests, and mini game series have earned him a devoted following of millions of subscribers. He also sang the song “New World” as Minecraft parody version at Minecon 2013. Adam was the part of early Team Crafted but left due to unknown reasons.
Fact: Adam can beatbox and appeared in Lady Gaga’s music video “G.U.Y.” as “Minecraft Gamer”
Olajide “JJ” Olatunji, is a gamer in the style of Pewdiepie focusing mostly on arcade and horror games to which he brings his own unique brand of commentary. He is famous for his FIFA gameplay videos and also known to collaborate with Manchester United star Juan Mata. Also, he has written a bestselling book called KSI: I am a Tool.
- Viewership: 2,160,557,361
Fact: KSI broke the previous Guinness World Records record for ‘the most goals scored against computer’ of 110 goals, by scoring 190 goals.
Joined YouTube in 2012 and has quickly amassed a huge following with his quirky commentary and hilarious Let’s Plays. His main focus is on indie games of varying genres, for the purposes of giving them more attention. Markiplier has the distinction of being one of the fastest growing gaming channels, gaining subscribers at roughly the same rate as current King of Subs Pewdiepie. He is considered to be one of the most respected YouTuber by gaming fraternity. He appeared as a character in the game called SpeedRunners.
- Viewership: 3,690,442,261
Fact: Mark has appeared on TV two times, first one on Local News 12 and other in Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC channel.
This channel is created by HolaSoyGermán who has a vlogging channel with more than 25 million subscribers. He also won the “Icon of the Year” prize from MTV Millennial Awards 2014.
Fact: He is the winner of Streamy Awards 2014
British gamer and vlogger Tom Cassell, better known as Syndicate, is one of Britain’s top YouTuber at present. He is considered as most entertaining gamers out of all of them and he is a complete BEAST at Call of Duty and Minecraft In addition to his YouTube success, Cassell enjoys the distinction of being the first Twitch streamer to reach 1 million followers on the platform. He also assisted in the creation of Zombie Killer Squad.
Fact: Cassell also operates a second channel, SyndicateCentral, which consists primarily of vlogs .
A Let’s Play gamer specializing in Minecraft, his career took a quantum leap when he uploaded that viral hit “Minecraft Style,” a Minecraft-themed parody of PSY’s viral hit song Gangnam Style. There is a game created for CaptainSparklez called Fortress Fury where he is also one of the lead characters.
Fact: He has published three Minecraft: Essential Handbooks
Daniel Middleton is known for his daily reviews as well as several Let’s Play series including The Diamond Dimensions, a modpack put together by Dan himself as well as the latest series of Minecraft Xbox One, where he attempts to build a giant kingdom in survival, etc. He also creates cartoon characters for his videos like Trayaurus ,Grim,Craig The mailman,McDuck,and Terrance has shown doing his pesky tasks.
Fact: He is one of the fastest YouTuber to grow with the highest viewership in this top 11 list.
Gaming is a life filled with passion towards it. All the YouTube gaming fraternity proves this daily by collaborating to this ecosystem through a variety of content. Let us know if we missed any of your favorite YouTube Gaming channels.
Being an artist, movie buff and a media enthusiast, content writing is my career train. I am a proud alumni of Symbiosis Institute of Media Communication (Pune) and currently working for Vidooly.