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Austin Sheets (born: February 1, 2002 (2002-02-01) [age 18]), better known online as BlackGold (formerly BlackGold88), is an American YouTube vlogger and gamer. He is also well-known for his Vat19 Unboxing videos, which Vat19 themselves has seen and liked multiple times. He also has done Call of Duty gameplays and commentaries.


BlackGold first introduced himself on YouTube as BlackGold88, and had done food reviews at the time, mainly from Vat19, along with food challenges, and unboxings.

He then did Minecraft gameplay videos featuring one of his friends, including his personal real life friend, Brey, along with skits and random gaming videos. He then moved onto Call of Duty gameplays and the occasional trickshot videos.

Apart from those, he had also played Roblox,, and continued doing Vat19 unboxings. He was then shouted out by a YouTuber known as Grandz (now Semp) due to multiple users harassing BlackGold. He had quickly gained over 500 subscribers, soon peaking to over 1,000.

Apart from his usual gaming, he had also done a series called, 'Livestream Friday', where he streamed every Friday containing Call of Duty or IRL streams. He had also done multiple update videos and IRL challenges as well.

Personal Life

Austin lived in Indiana his whole life. According to his Instagram post, his father passed away when Austin was only 17 years old.

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