Markiplier is a famous Youtuber known for his videos that are mostly sensationalized video game commentaries where he often yells, curses and even uses offensive languages. The Youtuber is also a vlogger. Markiplier’s real name is Mark Edward Fischbach. He has a total of 20 million subscribers on his Youtube channel.
At present, Markiplier lives in Los Angeles in California, USA. The genre of the games he plays is usually horror and indie.
Markiplier: ethnicity, early life, and career
Mark Edward Fischbach or Markiplier was born on June 28, 1989, in Honolulu, Hawaii to his father who was a military and to a Korean mother. Markiplier ethnicity is a mix, however, he is of American nationality. His parents both moved to Cincinnati Ohio later in life. Fischbach originally studied biomedical engineering at the University of Cincinnati in the beginning but later dropped out to become a Youtuber.
He joined Youtube in the year 2012 under the username “Markiplier”. At first, he started the videos with the series that covered the playthrough of the video game Amnesia: The Dark Descent. He also covered several other games like Penumbra and Dead Space. Youtube eventually banned Markiplier’s Adsense account that is why he created a new channel under the name MarkiplierGame in 2012.
His YouTube channel eventually gained a lot of popularity and his subscribers drastically increased. He hit 10 million subscribers in the year 2015 and then hit the mark of 15 million in the year 2017 which increased to 20 million progressively.
Markiplier: girlfriend and personal life
There have been many speculations about the potential date of Markiplier. Not so long ago, the news broke out that he has been dating this graphic designer and animator based in Los Angeles, California. Her name is Amy Nelson, she lives in Los Angeles at the moment along with her friends. The rumored girlfriend also goes by the name of Peebles online. There is news that these two started dating in the year 2015, both of them even made an appearance together for the first time in the year 2016 in Vidcon.
They confirmed the news later in the year 2015 after they made it public on their Twitter account. Amy even made few appearances on Mark’s Youtube channel after that which almost confirmed the rumors of them dating one another.
Markiplier: Net worth
Markiplier has millions of subscribers on his Youtube channel and billions of views. He is one of the leading Youtube personalities at the present. With a niche in the gaming industry, he has made a separate mark alongside Youtubers like Pewdiepie.
Mark also is extremely fond of dogs and owns a golden retriever of his own and has named it Chica. He has definitely been able to make a good money from his Youtube career. As of 2018, Mark has a total net worth of around $10 million.
He is a Youtuber so that obviously means he is active on social media channels like Instagram and Twitter where he posts updates to his fans and followers online.
Hey guys, I made my first song. I'm really nervous but I'd love some feedback. Thanks gang 💖 pic.twitter.com/vK8WxXSjo3
— Markiplier (@markiplier) April 18, 2018