Gaming YouTubers, such as one of the main ones, PewDiePie, JacksepticeyeMarkiplier and DanTDM, are YouTubers who play video games. Gaming YouTubers are on the top of the most popular kinds of users on YouTube

Types of Gaming YouTubers

There are many kinds of gaming YouTubers, by the following list:

Average Gaming YouTubers

The YouTubers who do average gaming, such as Markiplier, PewDiePie, and Jacksepticeye, are users who just play video games in general, and are not focused on any certain game.

Minecraft YouTubers

Minecraft YouTubers are some of the most popular gaming YouTubers, such as DanTDM, who currently has over 20.1 million subscribers. There are also a lot more, such as PopularMMOs, stampylonghead and SSundee. Minecraft YouTubers are estimated to take up more than 30% of Gaming YouTube in general.

FIFA YouTubers

FIFA is a very popular game to play throughout YouTube, and YouTuber KSI is in the lead of the most popular FIFA YouTubers, with over 19.5 million subscribers.

Gmod YouTubers

Garry's Mod YouTubers are found to be very common, almost as common as Minecraft YouTubers. Some of these GMod YouTubers contain VanossGamingJelly and Plexiate.

Five Nights at Freddy's YouTubers

There are not very many POPULAR FNAF gaming YouTubers, but Yamimash, with one million subscribers, is in the lead. Some FNAF YouTubers (since 2015 past) are leaving the fandom. xxProClassGamerxx, however, left the fandom around when the teaser FNAF3 came out.

Fortnite YouTubers

Fortnite is an extremely popular game around the world, so YouTubers that specifically play the game have become some of the fastest growing channels on YouTube. Ninja, a Fortnite streamer and commentator, is the most popular with over 17.4 million subscribers, and has become one of the fastest growing channels recently, gaining 1.4 million new subscribers in the past month. Other Fortnite YouTubers include Ali-A, Willyrex and Muselk.   

Popular Games to Play on Gaming Channels

  • Minecraft
  • FIFA
  • Garry's Mod
  • Turbo Dismount
  • Happy Wheels
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Mortal Kombat X
  • Five Nights at Freddy's
  • Hitman
  • Star Wars: Battefront
  • Little Big Planet
  • Terraria
  • Undertale
  • Super Mario Maker
  • Roblox
  • Henry Stickman Series
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy
  • Baldi’s Basics in Education and Learning
  • Doki Doki Literature Club
  • Fortnite
  • Detroit: Become Human


Gaming has its own YouTube channel.