YouTube king PewDiePie finally takes a break from YouTube. Yesterday’s (15.01.2020) LWIAY was his last video before he goes on the break.
He talked about taking a break from YouTube in an earlier video and he told that it will be in early January 2020. Pewds said he doesn’t know when he is gonna come back to YouTube. Even though the mainstream media interpreted this as his permanent exit from the YouTube, he said it was a temporary break.
History of PewDiePie
Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg aka PewDiePie started making YouTube videos in early 2010s. In the early years his main content is to play video games and posts lets play videos in YouTube. Mostly horror games. His Amnesia lets plays are the most popular and the main reason for his growth as a Youtuber. He also played other games like Minecraft, Call of Duty, Happy Wheels etc.
From 2013 the PewDiePie channel began to grow at a higher rate and got got covered in New York Times after 6 Million subscribers. In August 2013 he became the most subscribed YouTube channel in YouTube surpassing the comedy sketch channel Smosh and hit 15 Million.
After the channel being a big success, he diversified the content from video game lets plays to face cam comedy videos like Fridays with PewDiePie, Pewds does everything, Weird stuffs online etc. On December 2016 his channel reached 50 million and rewarded with a custom play button from YouTube. At this point he had a wide variety of contents with video commentaries.
On November 15, 2016 PewDiePie uploaded a video where he mentioned about all the stress and tension he had around the time and how it affecting him and the people around him.
After the break people saw a whole new PewDiePie, probably the most honest and true version of his self. The he completely changed his channel contents to new contents like LWIAY, You Laugh You Lose, Meme Review etc. And stopped playing video games. He said he still plays game but he doesn’t wanna show that on his channel anymore.
From August 2018 PewDiePie was in sub-wars with an Indian music company T-Series. T-Series had temporarily taken over PewDiePie on numerous occasion in 2019. Many Youtubers have voiced their support for Pewds, including Mr.Beast, Markiplier, Jackspeticeye, Logan Paul etc. T- Series finally passed him reaching 100 million subscribers in May 2019.
On mid 2019 he started playing Minecraft again and it become a huge success. In August 2019 he finally hit 100 million, married to his childhood girlfriend Marzia and beat the “Ender Dragon” in his Minecreaft lets play.
As a fellow 19 year old, l really like to see him back in videos after break as soon as possible.