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YASSSSS!

YouTube gamers are totally living the life. They get paid loadsss to do what they love – play games! Pshht, we’re not jealous at all.

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If you’ve been wondering who the BIGGEST YouTube Gamers are RN, we’ve got the DL!

After considering their number of subscribers, how many people watch their vids, approx. how much they make and their business interests, Forbes have figured out the top 10!

1. Markiplier

Instagram/@markipliergram
Instagram/@markipliergram

Beating PewDiePie to the top spot is Mark Fischbach! His channel has had over 7 BILLION views! WOAHHH!

2. PewDiePie

Instagram/@pewdiepie
Instagram/@pewdiepie

While he was last year’s highest paid YouTuber, PewDiePie AKA Felix Kjellberg just about missed the top spot this year!

3. VanossGaming

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With over 20 million subscribers, Canadian-born Evan Fong is the 14th most subscribed YouTuber in the world!

4. OMGItsfirefoxx

Instagram/@omgitsfirefoxx
Instagram/@omgitsfirefoxx

Sonja Reid started off by live-streaming on the gaming site, Twitch, before posting highlights to YouTube. She’s supes funny and is always giving us the LOLs!

5. SSSniperWolf

Instagram/@sssniperwolf
Instagram/@sssniperwolf

With over 5 million subscribers, Lia Wolf is super popular! But that hasn’t always been the case. She told Forbes, “Growing up I was always the ‘weird’girl. I wanted to show that girls can play and be good at video games too.” Yasss girl!

 6. JackSepticEye

Instagram/@jacksepticeye
Instagram/@jacksepticeye

Sean McLoughlin is a bubble of fun and we love his energy! His vids have been viewed over 7.2 BILLION times!

7. DanTDM

Instagram/@dantdm
Instagram/@dantdm

Daniel Middleton AKA DanTDM (The Diamond Minecraft) is mainly known for his Minecraft vids. He even has 2016’s Guinness World Record for the most views on a dedicated Minecraft channel – 7.9 billion!

8. TheSyndicateProject

Instagram/@syndicate
Instagram/@syndicate

Tom Cassel was the first person to hit 1 million subscribers on the gaming site, Twitch (back in 2014). He now has over 10 million YouTube subscribers!

9. Sky Does Minecraft

Instagram/@skydoesstuff
Instagram/@skydoesstuff

Adam Dahlberg is known for his Minecraft vids, and has over 11 million subs on his channel!

10. Mari Takahashi

Instagram/@atomicmari
Instagram/@atomicmari

Until earlier this year, Mari Takahashi was the only girl who was part of Smosh Games. She’s been hosting her own Smosh Pit Weekly since 2010 and she’s AMAZE!

If you wanna be as BIG as one of these YouTubers, we have the perfect op for you! We’re holding our COOLEST competition yet, a chance to design your OWN game and have it made by Nick HQ!

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Click here for all of the deets! Will you be entering the comp? Tell us in the comments!

 

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