All data and stats quoted here were updated by May 14, 2021. All data are sourced from NoxInfluencer. This article only makes objective descriptions of the stats of these YouTube channels and no subjective judgment on YouTubers.
And this rank list is created just based on subvolume and cannot be seen as a standard to tell who is better or worse. Every creator is respectable and deserves to be seen and loved.
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The gaming YouTuber community has grown to one of the largest YouTube groups in the world. Gaming fanatics and ever-growing gaming KOLs and E-sport players make gaming a sun-rising industry.
In the United States, a country with the largest gaming lovers groups and world-leading gaming market, gaming flourishes here, and numerous gaming producers and brands try to capture a place here. Represented by PewDiePie, those most subscribed American gaming YouTube channels create the best and funniest gaming videos popular among game lovers.
Featuring the most subscribed American gaming YouTubers, this article gives the latest gaming YouTube rank list in the United States. Gaming brands who going to attract massive traffic to their gaming hub can collaborate with these top gaming YouTube channels through their influence. They are the best choice to do influencer marketing for gaming products.
10th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: theRadBrad 12.6 million subscribers
TheRedBrad, whose real name is Bradley Lamar Colburn, is an American gamer who creates gameplay videos in which is plays and tries the latest and most popular video games. He also makes reaction videos. By now, Colburn has attracted 12.6 million subs and ranks at 10th place on the most subscribed American gaming YouTuber list. Colburn would play games on various platforms, ranging from Xbox One, Playstation 4, PlayStation 5.
According to theRedBrad channel analytic report, Colburn’s followers are willing to watch his videos at 12:00 every day. It might be due to midday is a time when people have enough courage to watch hilarious game content.
9th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: H2ODelirious 13.3 million subscribers
This channel is owned by Jonathan Denis, who goes by H2ODelirious on YouTube, and was established in 2007. By May 14, 2021, his channel has attracted 13.3 million subscribers to be the 9th most subscribed gaming channel in America according to this Top 10 gaming YouTube rank.
Delirious’s content is mainly about his doing Let’s Plays of video games, or just messing around with his friends. He frequently features the games Fortnite, Grand Theft Auto V, Garry’s Mod, WWE 2K14, and Black Ops II. In WatchMojo’s eyes, Delirious is “a person who truly knows the art of Let’s Plays and will never let reviews or other external factors hinder his play-through.”
From H2ODelirious YouTube channel analytic report, 65% of his channel audience are from local United States and most of his followers are men. Time after 19:00 every Thursday and Friday is this channel’s prime viewing time. For influencer marketers, posting videos on H2ODelirious channel during prime time can achieve better promotion effects.
8th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: The Game Theorists 14.1 million subscribers
Created by Matthew Patrick, The Game Theorists initially started under the name of “MatthewPatrick13″ in 2009. Since 2011, when he posted the first episode of Game Theory, this channel started to keep creating web series episodes with MatPat as the creator and narrator.
The main content of The Game Theorists is about analyzing the connection between gaming and reality from the angle of culture, science, and math. Gradually, as the channel grows to be a mature channel that focuses on analyzing the science behind popular video games, MatPat’s channel now rushes onto this list of top 10 most subscribed US gaming YouTubers at 8th place.
As The Game Theorists Channel analytic report shows, most followers of MatPat are males from the United States. And viewing time of the channel is distributed really evenly across the whole week, which means followers will watch his videos any time of a day.
7th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: SSundee 17 million subscribers
As one of the most subscribed US gaming YouTube channel, SSundee ranks at 7th place on this YouTube rank list with 17 million subs and lead the 8th player, the Game Theorists, by nearly 3 million subscribers. Ian Marcus Stapleton, the real name of the channel creator, joined YouTube On 27 November 2009. SSundee posted his first-ever YouTube video going by “Minecraft Rollercoaster! w/ SSundee” in 2010. He reaches his milestone of 15 million subscribers on October 15, 2020. Fortnite, Minecraft, and Among Us are the main funny content for his content creation.
According to SSundee channel analytic report, most sponsored videos he made for brands who did influencer marketing with him performed very well and achieved high promotional scores. That’s why SSundee can have such a high Nox Score,4.8.
6th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: PopularMMOs 17.3 million subscribers
As a YouTube channel that posting Minecraft videos and vlogs, PupolarMMOs has attracted 17.3 million subscribers since 2012 when Patrick joined YouTube. This channel is ranking in 6th place on the Most subscribed American gaming YouTube list. The sub-gap between PupolarMMOs and the 8th player is only 0.3 million.
Before Minecraft, Patrick would upload funny videos about Roblox and Fortnite. PopularMMOs is mostly known for his Minecraft series’ “The Challenge Games”, and “Epic Proportions”.
According to PopularMMOs channel analytic report, PopularMMOs achieved its milestone of 15 million subs on July 20, 2018, and just garnered 17 million last year. He is on track to get his 20 million followers.
5th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: MrBeast Gaming 18.2 million subscribers
MrBeast, whose real name is Jimmy Donaldson, establish MrBeast gaming at May 2020. Jimmy has operated multiple channels before this gaming channel. He is not only a successful YouTuber but also a philanthropist who makes videos where he did time-consuming and hard jobs, dealt with challenges, and donations with millions of dollars.
With unrelenting passion and devotion to finishing arduous, yet creative, challenges, Jimmy has become an extremely popular YouTuber in recent years.
It’s not exaggerating to say MrBeast Gaming is legendary on YouTube sub-rank. As a channel that joined YouTube just a year ago, garnering 18.2 million subscribers in 12 months is an unbelievable achievement. According to the MrBeast Gaming channel report, Jimmy got most of his sub milestones in just the past year.
Almost every promotional video from MrBeast can score 100 and his NoxScore is 4.95. It’s definitely a quality channel to do influencer marketing with. Collaboration with such a channel exactly can ensure your promotion effects.
4th place on Gaming YouTube Rank: FGTeeV 18.9 million subscribers
FGTeeV, representing “Family Gaming Teams”, with 18.9 million subs, ranks at 4th place on Most subscribed American gaming YouTube list. Operated by the family’s sons and daughters, this hyperactive crew of gamers produces funny gameplay videos on iPad, Android, XBOX One, Wii U, Playstation 4, 5, or Nintendo Switch. You can enjoy their world of gaming and sketch comedy.
With NoxScore of 4.64, FGTeeV is rated as a super quality YouTube with all high scores in updated frequency, channel growth, video performance, engagement, and social media.
According to FGTeeV channel analytic report, the average score of the channel’s sponsored videos is over 70, which is an excellent level. Whether from the channel content or marketing performance, FGTeev is a quality channel that deserves your sub.
3rd place on Gaming YouTube Rank: Dream 22.3 million subscribers
As one of the only three channels that have over 20 million subscribers on the Most subscribed American gaming YouTube list, Dream, whose real name is Clay, is a gaming YouTuber from the United States and also a vocalist.
His channel content mainly focuses on Minecraft and speedruns. According to Dream channel analytic report, although he joined YouTube only in 2014, Dream accumulated 10 million subscribers in a little over a year and became the fastest-growing channel in YouTube history. He just achieved his milestone of 20 million subs about 1 month ago.
2nd place on Gaming YouTube Rank: Ninja 24.2 million subscribers
As the second-largest American gaming YouTuber, Ninja is on track to achieve his milestone of 25 million subs. Ninja, whose real name is Richard Tyler Blevins, is also a Twitch streamer, and a professional eSports Gamer who focuses on playing and streaming Fortnite: Battle Royale, Fall Guys, VALORANT, and Among Us.
On Tyler’s Twitch, he has also attracted over 14 million followers. Before Fortnite, Tyler streamed himself playing Halo, H1Z1, and PUBG. He found success streaming Halo and became the number one streamer online.
1st place on Gaming YouTube Rank: Markiplier 29.1 million subscribers
As the largest YouTube gaming channel on the most subscribed YouTuber list, Markiplier stands for Mark Edward Fischbach, an American YouTube gamer. His channel content is mainly about various video games and horror games, most notably. In this channel, you can find hilarious gaming videos, original comedy sketches, animated parodies, and other bits of entertainment
According to Markiplier channel analytic report, Mark’s sub curve has grown gradually over the last year. In 2017, Markiplier won the name of the most influential YouTuber, overtaking another two candidates, the most subscribed YouTuber, PewDiePie, and most subscribed Brazilian YouTuber, whinderssonnunes.