Markiplier is an American YouTuber, actor, podcast host, director, writer and a producer. His original name is Mark Edward Fischabch who was born on June 28, 1989. He belonged to Honolulu, Hawaii and started his career in Cincinnati, Ohio. Currently he resides in Los Angeles, California. Along with his YouTube career at peak, he also is the co-founder of a clothing brand Cloak in partnership with a fellow Youtuber named Jacksepticeye. Markiplier’s YouTube channel has got around 30 million subscribers to date and almost 16 million video views. He has earned a name in Let’s play games commentary videos that primarily include horror survival and action video games. His comic commentary on videos has ranked him amongst the top 100 subscribed channels on YouTube.
Entry of Markplier in the world on YouTube
Mark Fischabch took a start with YouTube on March 6, 2012 by creating a channel. He kept the user name of his channel “Markiplier” on which he uploaded his first video on April 4, of the same year. The name “Markiplier” is basically a combination of his first name Mark. The word multiplier because his idea was to upload sketch based comic videos playing each character himself.
His maiden YouTube series was the playthrough of the video game “Amnesia: The Dark Descent” after which a long list comes. YouTube also banned his AdSense account after which in May 2012, he launched a new channel with the name “MarkiplierGAME”
His playthrough video of “Five Nights at Freddy’s” is credited to receive 80 million views and took it to the heights of popularity.
Along with the actress Janet Varney, Markplier co-hosted SouthWest Gaming Awards in 2015. He himself had been nominated for various awards and has won some. In 2015, he performed in the movie “Smosh”. In 2019, he himself wrote, directed and acted in a Youtube movie, “A Hiest with Markiplier.” The audio drama “Edge of sleep” was also co-produced by him in which, he also appeared himself.
The YouTube star also started another channel named “Unus Annus” in November 2019, in partnership with Ethan Nestor. The idea of this channel was to upload one video each day. The entire year and to delete it after the completion of the target.
The net worth of the talented YouTube star Markiplier
The popular Markiplier, falls in the category of the top paid Youtubers and is reported to have a net worth of $35 million. He is a YouTube mega star. Each year his social media earnings stay from $10 to $20 million. Each passing year his earnings have kept on increasing. In 2017, the figure was $12.5 million, which increased in 2018 to $ 17.5 million that made him stand as the sixth top paid YouTuber in the world ranking. In 2019, he jumped to $13 million and right. A year in 2020 by earning $20 million, he was ranked as the third highest paid YouTube star in the world. Markiplier bought Donald Glover’s home for $4 million in April 2021, which Glover purchased for $2.7 million in the year 2016.
Some snippets from Markiplier’s early lifeMark’s father was in the U.S army. After his birth, the family shifted to Cincinnati, Ohio where he attended Milford High School. Markiplier’s family was poor while he was young and he often jokes about that. After doing his bachelor’s degree, he enrolled himself in biomedical engineering at the University of Cincinnati. But for having all his focus on pursuing a career in YouTube, he dropped out of the University. Nature had a different plan for him. The University dropped out Mark Edward Fischabch is known as the YouTube star Markplier.