Career as a Youtuber. Meet and know Markiplier, named the top gaming influencer in the world by Forbes.

Facts of Mark Edward Fischbach

Full Name: Mark Edward Fischbach
Age: 34 years 6 months
Birth Date: May 28,1989
Horoscope: Gemini
Lucky Number: 10
Lucky Stone: Agate
Lucky Color: Yellow
Best Match for Marriage: Leo, Aquarius, Libra
Birth Place: Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Marital Status: In Relation
Gender: male
Profession: YouTuber
Education: University of Cincinnati
Weight: 79 kgs
Height / How tall? : 5 feet 10 inches (1.79m)
Net Worth: $24 million
Ethnicity: German, korean
Nationality: American
Hair Color: black
Eye Color: ha
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Quotes: I'm officially done, I can't do it anymore, I'm throwing in the towel. It's insanity, insanity to even try... which is why I'm going to do it one more time. And we all know what came next.
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Youtube has proved to be a platform for young as well as old minds with talents. Many have made their career from Youtube, uploading videos of music, dance, singing, gaming, funny moments among others. One such Youtuber is Markiplier.

Know a bit about Markiplier

Mark Edward Fischbach known online as Markiplier is an American Youtuber. He was born on June 28, 1989, in Honolulu, Hawaii. His father is American and his mother is of Korean descent. He has an older brother, Jason Thomas Fischbach. Jason is an artist and author of the webcomic Twokinds.

Source: Instagram (Markiplier)

Student life

Mark graduated from a high school in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio. He joined The University of Cincinnati to become a biomedical engineer. Later he dropped out of the University. He wanted to pursue his Youtube career.

Source: Facebook (Markiplier)

Newbie in Youtube

Mark first set up his YouTube channel on March 6, 2012. He uploaded his first video on April 4, 2012. He mostly uploaded Let’s Play videos, horror video games, including the Five Nights at Freddy’s series, Amnesia: The Dark Descent and its sequel, Garry’s Mod, Happy Wheels, Surgeon Simulator 2013, Minecraft, and Slender: The Eight Pages, among others.

Source: Twitter (Markiplier)

First failure as a Youtuber

In 2012, a few months of hard work in his new channel along with gameplay videos of Amnesia: The Dark Descent.,  Penumbra, and Dead Space, Youtube banned his AdSense account. He did appeal to Youtube but his appeal was lost.

Getting back on track

Not getting discouraged, Fischbach created a new channel MarkplierGAME. This new Youtube account of his was created on May 26, 2012, and this account is still in use. Although MarkplierGAME is rumored to be his third channel, the information’s authenticity is not known.

Source: Pinterest (Markiplier)

Channel growth

Due to his charismatic character, sense of humor, and commenting skills, his channel soon became famous. His videos also involve him yelling, screaming, cursing, and even crying during his Let’s Play videos. In 2014, his channel was ranked ao number 61 on NewMediaRockstars Top 100 Channels. In September of the same year, he and fellow YouTuber Jenna Mae appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! In 2015, he was rated sixth in a list of the twenty most influential celebrities among teenagers in the United States.

Source: Pinterest (Markiplier)

10 million subscribers!

After about three years of hard work on his youtube channel, Mark hit 10 million subscribers! This was a milestone in his Youtube career. The exact date of this achievement was on October 15, 2015.

19 million subscribers!

As of 2018, he has around 19 million subscribers in his youtube channel MarkplierGAME. He is now listed as  Top 25 most-subscribed channel on YouTube. Thanks to his hard work, determination, passion, and of course sense of humor.

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“I’m taking a hiatus”

In September of 2017, The popular gaming YouTuber revealed in his new video titled ‘I need a break’ that he was taking a break from youtube. He added he has been working harder than ever but he hasn’t been happy with the videos he has been producing.

Will soon be back

Mark stated he isn’t going on vacation during his break. He will be “writing, filming, planning and collaborating” and generally preparing for his comeback in a month.

As of 2018, he is very much active and uploads videos on his channel.

Heart of gold

Mark has always been a kind person. He is involved in charity work. He lives streams gameplays alone or with guest(s) for donations. His charity work is mostly in health and research centers.

In 2016, he was awarded Make A Wish Celebrity of the Year for his charity work. Make a wish helps in Granting the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.

Source: Slickster Magazine (Markiplier Awarded Make A Wish Celebrity of the Year)

Animal Lover

As we scroll down his social media pages, one of the most noticeable pictures is him with his canines. We can see how much he loves his dogs and how fond his pets are with him. Well isn’t he wonderful? a cute guy with a friendly smile who loves animals.

Source: Instagram (Markiplier)

Forbes Top Influencer

“I get paid way more than I deserve and frankly I’d probably do it for free,”

In 2017, Mark was ranked Forbes Top Influencers, achieved after 5 years as a YouTuber. “I never have an end goal,” he told Forbes in an interview that accompanies the rankings. “I don’t want to be a movie star. I just want to live every day making another cool thing I’m proud of.”

“I’ll play a game and try to be as entertaining as I can. But the more interesting thing is the community that builds around a game.”

Source: Forbes (Markiplier)

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His lady love

Mark has been in a relationship with Amy Nelson since 2015. But they only officially announced their relationship officially until mid of 2016. Amy is also known online as Peebles. She is a graphic designer and animator.

Source: Instagram (Markiplier sharing a smooch with girlfriend Amy)

The lovely couple likes to keep their relationship private. But we fans do get a sneak preview of their relationship. Amy is quite active on social media and posts their cozy pictures for the fans to adore.

Markiplier’s social media profiles

Markiplier is active on social media like Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. He has more than 12 million followers on Twitter, more than 3 million followers on Facebook, and over 23 million subscribers on YouTube.

Furthermore, he even has his own website.

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