- March 31, 2023
Over 60 top global gaming content creators will come together on August 28 as YouTube celebrates all things gaming through the first-ever YouTube: Game On.
The two-hour interactive livestream event is premiering live globally on August 28, 4 a.m. Philippine time.
YouTube: Game On brings together gaming content creators, including Markiplier, Ali-A, AyChristene, Bazerk, Caylus, Chica, CouRage, Dream, EddieVR, EyStreem, Kwebbelkop, Neto, GeorgeNotFound, Jake Fellman, Lachlan, LARRAY, LaurenzSide, LDShadowLady, MatPat, Muselk, Myth, Preston & Brianna, Sapnap, Sidemen, Slogo, SunlessKhan, Sykkuno, The Grumps, TommyInnit, Typical Gamer, and Wirtual, with even more to be announced. They represent over 400 million subscribers and more than 150 billion combined lifetime views on the platform.
They will be playing and featuring today’s hottest games, including Among Us, Fall Guys, Fortnite, Free Fire, Friday Night Funkin’, Grand Theft Auto V, Minecraft, Mortal Kombat 11, Poppy Playtime, Rocket League, Street Fighter 6, Trackmania ,and more.
Gaming fans can watch and play along by voting in real time on unique gaming challenges and influence how the stream will play out.
The event will include various entertaining segments such as:
- a frightening batch of analog horror challenges that’ll give viewers good and thrilling jump scares;
- Hot Ones Challenge: Video Gamer Faceoff hosted by Sean Evans, where viewer-selected players will go head-to-head playing an early demo of the highly anticipated Street Fighter 6 while eating hot wings;
- Grandma & Gran-Poppy Playtime, where unsuspecting seniors will try to be the last person standing in survival horror game Poppy Playtime
YouTube saw over 800 billion gaming-related views, over 90 million hours livestreamed, and over 250 million uploads in the first half of 2021, and is home to the most relevant gaming trends and content across livestreams, video-on-demand, and Shorts content.
Watch and pre-subscribe to the stream via the official YouTube: Game On Watchpage.