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Tfue, Ninja, David Dobrik and more nominated for Streamy Awards 2019

Published: 16/Oct/2019 16:23 Updated: 16/Oct/2019 16:38

by Calum Patterson

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The full list of nominees for the 2019 Streamy Awards has been announced, with the biggest names in online entertainment nominated in recognition of the success.

The Streamy Awards recognize the biggest and best in online video, with a focus on YouTube content creators especially.

Past winners of the awards include the likes of Casey Niestat and Shane Dawson, as well as music artists like Marshmello and actors like Neil Patrick Harris.

StreamyMarques Brownlee won in 2018.
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For the 9th annual Streamy Awards, with the ceremony on December 13, the full list of nominees for 2019 has been unveiled.

The Streamy’s explain that it will be yet another diverse cast of nominees, from YouTube, Twitch, Music and A-list actors.

Some of the highlighted names include Mixer streamer Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins, rapper Lil Nas X and YouTuber David Dobrik – who has a whopping 11 nominations.

Streamy Awards nominees 2019

AUDIENCE CHOICE

Creator of the Year

  • Collins Key 
  • David Dobrik 
  • Emma Chamberlain 
  • Lilly Singh 
  • Loren Gray 
  • MrBeast 
  • Ninja 
  • Safiya Nygaard 
  • Simply Nailogical 
  • Tana Mongeau 

Show of the Year

  • Chicken Girls
  • Escape the Night: Season 4 
  • The Game Master 
  • Good Mythical Morning 
  • Hot Ones 
  • The Philip DeFranco Show 
  • REACT 
  • Red Table Talk 
  • Tiny Meat Gang Podcast 
  • The Try Guys 

OVERALL

Action or Sci-Fi

  • Huluween 
  • Mordeo • CryptTV 
  • Sam and Colby 
  • Super Science Friends 
  • Weird City 

Animated

  • Andrei Terbea 
  • Danny Casale 
  • gen:LOCK 
  • illymation 
  • TheOdd1sOut 

Breakout Creator

  • Danny Gonzalez 
  • Joana Ceddia 
  • LARRAY 
  • Lizzy Capri 
  • MrBeast 

Comedy

  • Anwar Jibawi 
  • CalebCity 
  • Gus Johnson 
  • Hannah Stocking 
  • Jack Douglass 

Documentary

  • The Brave • Great Big Story 
  • BuzzFeed Unsolved Network 
  • The Curse of Don’s Plum • New York Post
  • The Secret World of Jeffree Star • Shane Dawson 
  • Stonewall: OutLoud • WOWPresents 

First Person presented by GoPro HERO8 Black

  • David Dobrik 
  • Emma Chamberlain 
  • JablinskiGames 
  • Simply Nailogical 
  • Tana Mongeau 

International: Asia Pacific 

  • ACAU Youtube (Korea) 
  • Fischer’s-フィッシャーズ- (Japan) 
  • Kento Bento (Hong Kong) 
  • RackaRacka (Australia) 
  • Tiền Zombie v4 (Vietnam) 

International: Europe, Middle East, and Africa 

  • Fozi Mozi (Palestine) 
  • L’atelier de Roxane (France) 
  • MarkAngelComedy (Nigeria) 
  • Mikecrack (Spain) 
  • Stacia Mar (Russia) 

International: Latin America 

  • Camila Loures (Brazil) 
  • Enaldinho (Brazil) 
  • enchufetv (Ecuador) 
  • kevsho (Argentina) 
  • Mis Pastelitos (Mexico)

SERIES

Indie Series

  • Beef in Brentwood 
  • Black Girls Guide to Fertility 
  • Damaged Goods • VAM STUDIO 
  • The Feels 
  • Take One Thing Off • Scout Durwood 

Scripted Series

  • Blame The Hero • Brandon Rogers 
  • Chicken Girls • Brat TV 
  • How To Survive a Break Up w/ Eva Gutowski • AwesomenessTV 
  • Two Sides 
  • You Decide • DeStorm Power 

Unscripted Series

  • Escape the Night: Season 4 • Joey Graceffa 
  • I Spent a Day With… • AnthonyPadilla 
  • Middle Ground • Jubilee 
  • Phone Swap 
  • UNHhhh • WOWPresents 

SUBJECT

Beauty

  • Brad Mondo 
  • Jackie Aina 
  • James Charles 
  • Jeffree Star 
  • Nikita Dragun 

Dance

  • Dytto 
  • Kyle Hanagami 
  • Matt Steffanina 
  • Nicole Laeno 
  • WilldaBeast Adams 

Fashion

  • bestdressed 
  • Koleen Diaz 
  • PatrickStarrr 
  • Sierra Schultzzie 
  • With Love, Leena 

Food

  • Binging with Babish 
  • Food Fears • Good Mythical Morning 
  • Gordon Ramsay 
  • Rosanna Pansino 
  • Worth It • BuzzFeedVideo 

Gaming

  • The Completionist 
  • DashieGames 
  • The Game Theorists 
  • Girlfriend Reviews 
  • PrestonPlayz 

Health and Wellness

  • Doctor Mike 
  • The Fitness Marshall 
  • Jay Shetty 
  • Kati Morton 
  • Prince Ea 

Kids and Family

  • Chad Wild Clay 
  • Guava Juice 
  • The Holderness Family 
  • JoJo Siwa 
  • The LaBrant Fam 

Lifestyle

  • Brent Rivera 
  • Bretman Rock 
  • Niki and Gabi 
  • Rickey Thompson 
  • Safiya Nygaard 

News

  • Business Insider Today 
  • NowThis 
  • The Philip DeFranco Show 
  • Some More News 
  • The Young Turks 

Pop Culture

  • Fan Survey • Teen Vogue 
  • Hot Ones • First We Feast 
  • IMDb Me • IMDb 
  • REACT 
  • Sneaker Shopping • Complex 

Science and Education

  • AntsCanada 
  • Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell 
  • Mark Rober 
  • Mind Field: Season 3 • Vsauce 
  • SciShow 

Sports

  • Deestroying 
  • Donut Media 
  • Kristopher London 
  • The NBA Storyteller 
  • People Are Awesome 

Technology

  • iJustine 
  • Marques Brownlee 
  • Sara Dietschy 
  • TechKaboom 
  • Unbox Therapy 

SOCIAL VIDEO

Live Streamer

  • DrLupo 
  • Ninja 
  • shroud 
  • Tfue 
  • Twitch Rivals 

MUSIC

Breakthrough Artist

  • Conan Gray 
  • Lewis Capaldi 
  • Lil Nas X 
  • Lil Tecca 
  • Lizzo 

PODCAST

Podcast

  • H3 Podcast 
  • Impaulsive 
  • On Purpose with Jay Shetty 
  • Tiny Meat Gang Podcast 
  • VIEWS with David Dobrik and Jason Nash 

PERFORMANCE

Acting

  • Annie LeBlanc – Chicken Girls 
  • Brandon Rogers – Blame The Hero 
  • DeStorm Power – You Decide 
  • Raney Branch – Black Girls Guide to Fertility 
  • Tim Manley – The Feels 

Collaboration

  • David Dobrik and Kylie Jenner – SURPRISING PEOPLE WITH KYLIE JENNER!! • David Dobrik 
  • Molly Burke and Dolan Twins – Blindfolded Skydiving w/ The Dolan Twins! • Molly Burke 
  • PatrickStarrr and Naomi Campbell – NAOMI CAMPBELL MAKEUP TUTORIAL • PatrickStarrr 
  • Rebecca Zamolo and The Game Master Network – World’s Largest YOUTUBE Takeover In REAL LIFE at ViDCON! • Rebecca Zamolo 
  • Sofie Dossi and Matt Steffanina – 7 Rings – Ariana Grande • Sofie Dossi 

Ensemble Cast

  • Escape the Night: Season 4 • Joey Graceffa 
  • MrBeast 
  • The Try Guys 
  • The Valleyfolk 
  • Vlog Squad • David Dobrik 

CRAFT

Cinematography

  • Adam Bianchi, Andrew Ilnyckyj, Steven Lim – Worth It • BuzzFeedVideo 
  • Devin Graham – devinsupertramp 
  • Jake Koehler – DALLMYD 
  • Josh Cassidy – Deep Look 
  • Peter McKinnon – Peter McKinnon 

Costume Design

  • Brandon Rogers – Blame The Hero 
  • Marc Littlejohn – Welcome to Daisyland 
  • Morgan Christensen – Epic Rap Battles of History 
  • Olivia Hines – Escape the Night: Season 4 
  • Samantha Rhodes – Lindsey Stirling 

Directing

  • Brandon Rogers – Blame The Hero 
  • Cole Bennett – Lyrical Lemonade 
  • David Dobrik – David Dobrik 
  • Hannah Lehman – Two Sides 
  • Lindsey Stirling, Tom Teller – Lindsey Stirling 

Editing

  • David Dobrik – David Dobrik 
  • Elle Mills – ElleOfTheMills 
  • Emma Chamberlain – emma chamberlain 
  • Marc Schneider, Alex “Sedge” Sedgwick, BanditRants – The Game Theorists 
  • Steve Grubel – Escape the Night: Season 4 

Visual and Special Effects

  • Aaron Benitez – Aaron’s Animals 
  • Caleb Natale – Caleb Natale 
  • Jody Steel – Jody Steel 
  • Kevin Parry – Kevin Parry 
  • Martin R. – Buttered Side Down 

Writing

  • Alex Ernst – Alex Ernst 
  • Jae Richards, Trey Richards – 4YE Comedy 
  • Kyle Exum – Kyle Exum 
  • Nice Peter, EpicLLOYD, Zach Sherwin – Epic Rap Battles of History 
  • Thomas Sanders, Joan S., Adri White, Quil Cauchon, AJ Hentges – Thomas Sanders 

SOCIAL GOOD

Company or Brand

  • Ellen & Cheerios – DiversiTEA with Naomi Wadler 
  • WWE – Connor’s Cure – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 
  • Zillow – Finding Home in America • ATTN: 

Creator

  • 21 Savage – Leading by Example Foundation and Get Schooled 
  • King Bach – RuJohn Foundation 
  • Markiplier – My Friend’s Place 

Nonprofit or NGO

  • Explore.org 
  • It Gets Better Project 
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – St. Jude PLAY LIVE

Find out more about the Streamy Awards on their website, and you can catch the ceremony live on their YouTube channel on December 13.

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TheGrefg breaks Ninja’s world record for most-viewed Twitch stream

Published: 2/Dec/2020 1:27

by Bill Cooney

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Spanish streamer ‘TheGrefg’ has broken Ninja’s world record for most people watching a Twitch stream during the Galactus Fortnite event.

David ‘TheGrefg’ Cánovas made Twitch history while streaming the Galactus event, which marked the end of Fortnite season 4, when he had more people watching him at once than any other individual Twitch streamer ever has in history.

The Spaniard was watching and reacting to the event, and captures appear to confirm that he reached a total of 660,000 people watching his stream at the same time before Twitch unfortunately crashed.

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A screenshot showing Grefg surpassing 660K viewers.

The previous record you might remember was held by Ninja from when he teamed up with rapper Drake, where the duo peaked at 635k viewers at once while playing Fortnite back in 2018.

This insane amount of simultaneous viewers in a broadcast was almost double the figures of the previous record, held by  DrDisrespect — now streaming on YouTube — when he had 338,000 during his return stream in February 2018.

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Grefg looking over his Twitch stats from Dec. 1

Now, the title for most-watched stream on Twitch now belongs to TheGrefg, and while there are no official figures yet, screenshots and clips definitely seem to indicate the streamer managed to bring in than 660,000 people simultaneously.

Grefg was far from the only streamer posting impressive viewer counts during the Galactus event, which actually “broke” Twitch and caused the site to temporarily crash following the big reveal. This is the big reason why the official viewer count, while definitely impressive, isn’t exactly known just yet.

The event itself officially closed out Fortnite Season 4, with the Season 5 update arriving at 9 PM PT / 12 AM ET / 5 AM GMT on Wednesday, December 2, according to Epic Games, with downtime expected to last all the way up to 1 AM PT / 4 AM ET / 9 AM GMT.

After that, the brand new season will kick off, and Fortnite fans — including Grefg — will get to check out all of the new content. Whether the streamer will be able to repeat his impressive record-breaking feat remains to be seen, but we certainly wish him the best of luck.