Luke (born: January 31, 1997, better known online as Punz or PunzOP (formerly known as Vove Punz) is an American gaming YouTuber originally from Massachusetts, now living in Florida, who mostly makes Valorant and Minecraft gameplay content. He produces significantly more Twitch content than YouTube content.)
Punz uploaded his first video on September 2, 2020 titled "We tried speedrunning Among Us... (ft. Dream)". This video went viral, gaining Punz thousands of subscribers. Punz is known for being one of Dream's friends and being one of the members on the Dream SMP (although he doesn't regularly stream Dream SMP content, choosing instead to stream fps games like Valorant, or speedrunning). He was part of Team Vove but left somehow before joining Dream SMP or mid-2020.
In 2020, Punz participated in Noxcrew's and Dangthatsalongname's MC Championship event, an event where YouTubers and streamers would come together to play a wide variety of fancy minigames. The tournament consists of 10 teams and 40 players, featuring a variety of custom minigames. The prize is a special MCC coin by Noxcrew.
- MC Championship 1-11: Did not participate
- MC Championship 12: Team Blue Bats. Teamed with KaraCorvus, IlluminaHD, and Captain Puffy. Team placement: 7th. Individual placement: 13th (2,449 coins).
- MC Championship 13: Team Teal Turkeys. Teamed with Krinios, Eret, and IlluminaHD. Team placement: 1st. Individual placement: 11th (2,649 coins).
- MC Championship 14: Team Blue Bats. Teamed with SeaPeeKay, Katherine Elizabeth and Sapnap. Team placement: 2nd. Individual placement: 2nd (3,451 coins).
- MC Championship 15: Team Yellow Yaks. Teamed with CaptainSparklez, JackManifoldTV and SeaPeeKay. Team placement: 2nd. Individual placement: 5th (2,976 coins).
- MC Championship 16: Team Orange Ocelots. Teamed with Captain Puffy, TapL and Shubble. Team placement: 3rd. Individual placement: 1st (3,332 coins).
- MC Championship 17: Team Green Geckos. Teamed with JackManifoldTV, Niki Nihachu and 5up. Team placement: 9th. Individual placement: 23rd (2,005 coins).
- MC Championship 18: Team Aqua Abominations. Teamed with Antfrost, vGumhio and Shubble. Team placement: 7th. Individual placement: 4th. (2,696 coins).
- (Non-Canon) MC Championship All-Stars: Team Cyan Coyotes. Teamed with jojosolos, CaptainPuffy and Blushi. Team placement: 4th. Individual placement: 6th (2,891 coins)
- MC Championship 19: Team Red Reindeers. Teamed with Krinios, GeorgeNotFound and Eret. Team placement: 3rd. Individual placement: 3rd (3,029 coins).
- MC Championship 20: Team Orange Ocelots. Teamed with Purpled, ElainaExe and CaptainPuffy: Team placement 5th. Individual placement: 3rd (3,246 coins).
- MC Championship 21: Team Purple Pandas. Teamed with Ponk, Dangthatsalongname and Awesamdude. Team placement 5th. Individual placement: 9th (2,505 coins).
- Punz has a dog named Teddy.
- He moved to Florida in October 2021.
- He has a sister and a brother.
- He has known BadBoyHalo for over 8 years.
- His current speedrunning personal best is 19:28.
- He can drive stick shift.
- He watches anime.
- He is 6 feet (182 centimeters) tall.
Note: The following dates are according to
- 1,000 subscribers: July 12, 2020
- 5,000 subscribers: August 16, 2020
- 10,000 subscribers: September 3, 2020
- 20,000 subscribers: September 6, 2020
- 30,000 subscribers: September 8, 2020
- 40,000 subscribers: September 10, 2020
- 50,000 subscribers: September 12, 2020
- 60,000 subscribers: September 16, 2020
- 70,000 subscribers: September 18, 2020
- 80,000 subscribers: September 22, 2020
- 90,000 subscribers: September 25, 2020
- 100,000 subscribers: September 26, 2020
- 150,000 subscribers: October 4, 2020
- 200,000 subscribers: November 22, 2020
- 300,000 subscribers: April 26, 2021
Video view milestones
- 1 million views: September 10, 2020
- 2 million views: September 19, 2020
- 3 million views: September 27, 2020
- 4 million views: October 1, 2020
- 5 million views: October 5, 2020
- 6 million views: October 31, 2021
- 7 million views: March 23, 2021