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Casey Neistat Passes an Incredible Subscriber Milestone on YouTube

Published: 31/Jul/2018 20:12 Updated: 31/Jul/2018 20:15

by DG Goldstein

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Casey Neistat has reached an incredible milestone on YouTube by reaching the 10 million subscriber mark.

Although he has been a filmmaker for a large portion of his life, Casey Neistat started to gain traction across the YouTube platform in 2015 via his ‘daily vlog’ series which cataloged various aspects of his life and activities.

He soared through the YouTube ranks by keeping a consistent schedule paired with quality content, with each upload taking the form of a ‘mini’ film.

On July 31, Neistat finally passed the mark of 10 million subscribers on his YouTube channel which puts him in an elite category that only a handful of other creators have reached.

In customary YouTube fashion, Neistat will now receive the ‘Diamond Play Button’ plaque for reaching 10 million subscribers. The award is the second-highest honor a channel can obtain in regards to subscriber count, with the ‘Ruby Play Button’ available to those that hit 50 million subscribers.

According to Neistat, he is ‘just getting started’ when it comes to his growth on YouTube, and the career creator will most likely hold true on that statement.

More information on Casey Neistat can be found on his official YouTube Channel and Twitter account.

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Who is Corpse Husband? the story of YouTube’s Among Us sensation

Published: 23/Oct/2020 18:25

by Lauren Bergin

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Californian YouTube Among Us sensation Corpse Husband has apparently appeared out of nowhere, but who exactly is he?

It’s safe to say that every gamer, non-gamer and Youtube fanatic knows about Among Us, the newest party game that sees players attempt to decipher who the impostor is before they brutally murder all of their comrades and win the game.

Thousands of streamers have jumped on the Among Us bandwagon, with names like xQc, Valkyre and Trainwrecks dominating the Among Us Charts. The game has even attracted political figures, namely American Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio Cortez who used the game as a platform to reach out to the gaming youth of today.

On YouTube, however, the Among Us scene rests firmly within the grasp of Corpse Husband (or Corpse, who has become an overnight Among Us sensation. Despite his synonymity with the game though, Corpse has a long and varied streaming past despite only being the tender age of 23.

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The underground YouTube star has become an Among Us sensation.

From YouTube spook to Among Us fame

Corpse’s Youtube career began in the dark realms of horror story narration. Citing online CreepyPasta narration channels such as Mr.Nightmare, Be.Buster and Lazy Masquerade as inspiration, Corpse created his own iteration of a horror narration channel, with his distinctive deep voice adding to the spookiness of his videos. This mystery was only amplified by Corpse’s decision to hide his face in the online sphere.

While Corpse’s YouTube still provides every horror fan with a video playground, his most recent Among Us videos have racked up millions of views, blowing his creepier videos out of the YouTube waters in terms of views.

Focusing on how to win the game as the impostor – even if you have admitted you are the impostor – the three current Among Us videos on his channel have earned him a total of 26.5 million views. That’s hardly a number to smirk at.

Being the impostor in Among Us certainly requires the gift of a silver tongue, something that Corpse clearly possesses. It’ll be interesting to see whether his popularity fades as the game slips out of the mainstream media, but judging by his views that doesn’t seem too likely. After all, if you’re not watching him for Among Us right now is the perfect time of year to sit back, relax and be terrified.