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what do ya'll watch on youtube? and which do you consider leftist-ish?

i personally can't get enough of


<probably more of a libertarian but has given a couple more jabs at capitalism lately
<keeps his politics to himself but a lot of people agree is more left leaning
>Scott the Woz
<definitively a consoomer but even if unintentionally can be critical of capitalism at times
>Angry Videogame Nerd
<not likely leftist but it's always a classic
<not a leftist either but funny as hell


I generally don't waste my time listening to some retard on youtube talk about games because in true video game enthusiast fashion I prefer to simply play them myself.


>what do ya'll watch on youtube?
I do not.



no yeah i know i'd rather play games myself but like, when you're in the bathroom bored and you want to see something about videogames?

i'd rather shoot a gun than look a video about guns but guns are expensive and also banned in my country so at least i can see some retard shoot it.

i have fun as long as they're not openly rightoids.


>he doesn't check leftypol while taking a shit


Avgn is classic but his recent videos are just painful to watch. The 200th episode was like watching a suicide note.


I only watch the comedic genius that is the nostalgia critic


MechaGamezilla/The infinite Review is leftist and low key supporter of the IRA. Doesn't do so much games stuff any more but I still a good watch.


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>when you're in the bathroom bored
I break out my 3DS and play a 2-minute round of Tetris Attack of course. Duh?


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I like Splattercat. He covers interesting indie games and he's not annoying.


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i can't afford a 3DS and i'm not messing with my phone browser just to watch the same threads i'm gonna watch at night anyway.
also if i had a 3DS i would so not risk it falling inside the toilet anyway so that's a no, i'm not bringing a 3DS inside the bathroom even if i had one.


I just want more people covering newly released indies. Like Splatt.
Charlatan Wonder is pretty okay. His yearly coverage of imsims is the only recent gaming content I watched.


>Scott the Woz
<definitively a consoomer but even if unintentionally can be critical of capitalism at times
>Angry Videogame Nerd
<not likely leftist but it's always a classic
<not a leftist either but funny as hell


*The latter two are the practically the only gaming youtubers that I watch btw
Though now that I think about it, I also like to binge-watch new episodes of Matt McMuscles' "What Happened" series every once in a while, it's very interesting. Occasionally I do the same thing with channels that cover fighting game design and stuff, too.
RebelTaxi occasionally makes videos on video games for a more casual audience, but they're pretty interesting, cover niche games (usually from the 2000s) and have really neat editing. He's also an AVGN fan and sometimes makes jokes/references to him. Here's his video game video playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1kDv7b5go5uD8YOwct5UgQwS9cH0GQtD
Also check out St1ka's channel, vid related.

not anymore lol

I agree. But what happened in that episode? I haven't watched that one.

I've heard this name before, I could probably check it out.

My 3DS charger doesn't work right now and I haven't hacked the console yet so I haven't had any new (3)DS games in about 5-7 years. I still enjoy solving the mural puzzles in Pokémon Picross to see if I can beat my own record, though, so I can do that while taking a shit. It's free btw, and it can be beaten without microtransactions although it takes a while.


>But what happened in that episode? I haven't watched that one.
It's actually broken up into three shitty parts. Mainly they consist of old clips of LJN games he's played, a shitty skit the culmination of which is "making games is hard I shouldn't have been so mean to LJN," and short clips of him playing a few LJN games he hasn't played yet most of which he says are just okay.

It's pretty embarrassing, all things considered.

>I've heard this name before

He collaborated with HBomberGuy Fitz Thistlewitz way back when.


>A guy who became famous in like 2009 doesnt fit in to the retarded post 2016 internet

Who whould have guessed


I disagree, I think he's hilarious
His skits are perfectly timed, and his voice is very sexy and funny lol


>>Scott the Woz
><definitively a consoomer but even if unintentionally can be critical of capitalism at times


most of the time he is on the side of corporations and has made stalin! bad jokes many times in his video


Ross from Ross's Game Dungeon probably wouldn't call himself a leftist, especially since he's living in (((Poland))), but he has intuitively come to a lefty world view despite not labelling himself or being politically engaged. In particular he is very environmentalist and wary of corporations and capitalism. I can't think of any takes of his that are particularly bad, aside from perhaps "piracy is bad mmkay". Even then he backpedalled on it shortly afterward and today he is fairly pro-piracy.

His deus ex video specifically and explicitly points out this quote and wonders why nobody else, especially reviewers, were talking about it:
>For a hundred years, there’s been a conspiracy of plutocrats against ordinary people. Number one: In 1945 Corporations paid 50% of federal taxes. Now they pay about 5%. Number two: In 1900, 90% of Americans were self-employed. Now it’s about 2%. It’s called consolidation. Strengthen governments and corporations, weaken individuals. With taxes this can be done imperceptibly over time.



well Scott as a character is supposed to be a loser consoomer
so it's pretty obvious that first of all he's not a political channel and as a person he's also a successful yet conscious consoomer who as a middle class american he's unlikely to be very political either.
but unintentionally a lot of the satire and evaluation of poor market practices within the videogame industry even if he's not into shitting on corporations directly.
unless you're someone who is into truning the being a consoomer loser as it's identity
then you're more likely to catch on the implications of said issue
and unless you're a complete retard like the act man who thinks loot crates are literally marxism then you should be able to put 2 and 2 and be like "oh shit! capitalism is enabling all these shitty market practices"
he's basically the "nintendo soyboy caricature" without the rightoid implication that it's a "nintendo issue"


>Nostalgia Critic


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he's our generation's greatest YouTube savant


if you watch some Sseth's streams about the medical field (his real job), he comes off vaguely in favor of public systems.


I look for content I want to watch, not for creators of content that *alledgedly* aligns with my views. All you did was suggest things with millions of subs already. It's not like you found some genuine hidden genius like SnesLibrary.

Bathroom takes <5 minutes my constipated friendo. Post your diet and bmi.


Gonna be honest with you.
I LEARNED english with the nostalgia critic (and the AVGN).
I watched it on 2010-2014 on dedicated channels in spanish of the nostalgia critic who subbed their videos.
I LEARNED english thanks to watching subbed Nostalgia Critic videos.


>>14841 (me)
Btw was like 10 years old or so (In fact I think I was 11 when I started watching him with spanish subtitles)



i just eat anything my dad or my grandma make

dad likes cooking and grandma has the force of habit for making food for everyone

dad likes making italian food
grandma makes chilaquiles, frijoles, etc. she always uses like 5 different kinds of hot peppers
that's like standard mexican diet ig


Well, I learned English purely from Jesse Cox and Totalbiscuit. There's no shame in that. I think a lot of non-anglosphere zoomers learnt similarly. Also it is kind of funny how you could draw a straight line from me watching video game commentary videos to me watching Michael Roberts.


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i started learning english as a kid just to know what dante was saying

the playfulness he acted with has always been my favorite thing even if i didn't even knew what he was saying.
that's how good dante is as a character, he could not say a single word and you would still feel all that energy radiating from him


>I LEARNED english with the nostalgia critic (and the AVGN).
That's better than me.
I learned english by watching minecraft mod showcases.


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well last time i checked i was slightly under the average weight my age (i'm 22) but that's ok it must be the estrogen and i mean it's just *under* the average but still within the healthy spectrum.
i'm reading a book about pirates, it's cool.

>Seriously the content you recc'd is that with millions of subscribers; you get that, right?

Yeah, i don't know what that has to do with anything but yeah.


me :)


Not sure why my comment was deleted. It was spot on. The average weight is overweight in OPs country and OP is clearly underage so what's more to get?


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I watched the AVGN (and YouTube Poop) when I was still new to the internet, around the age of 12, and learning English. It was thanks to those two things, I think, that I learned so fast at that age.
James' accent definitely rubbed off on me hehehe


Isn't he living in poland because it's super cheap + his wife is Polish?
He's also used a counterpunch screencap in one of his followup videos.
He doesn't really like talking about politics but I think his wife has posted some anti capitalist stuff on twitter. He's pretty based I think and he's very passionate about what he does. Love the game dungeons.


Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw series Zero Punctuation is probably the most leftist video gamer reviewer, and incredibly witty and funny. Highly critical of capitalism in his reviews.


He's a fucking idiot and embarrassingly bad at video games. You don't have to like tasteless retards just because they pander to your politics, anon.


I have to somewhat agree with >>14877
It kind of feels he didn't age too well and a lot of his jokes fail to land, kind of the same as AVGN. Also I have a feeling Escapist basically forces him only to review big shit outside the drought periods when he chooses some indiegames, hence 90% of his content is just shitting on lazy big budget titles.


I like Yahtzee. I'll mostly forget her exists and then binge watch his episodes from time to time.


Why nobody has mention Max0r is beyond my understanding


I mean you're right, he is a fraud completely out of his depth, but his taste could be worse. He mostly shits on lowest common denominator AAA games and has an appreciation for some older obscure stuff like Painkiller.


I used to think like this, then I became depressed with my life situation.




Nah Yahtzee is good y'all just weaklings


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Yeah, he's pretty great lel.


I use them to get previews for games I'm not sure I want to buy. Or for games that seem cool but that I'll never want to actually play or purchase (mainly streamerbait multiplayer shit that's fun to watch for like an hour).




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While I agree with your points I think Scott is completely unaware of his consumption and hasn't thought too critically about capitalism enabling practices.

I think that's something Matthewmatosis actually does much better, without being advertly political. His critiques of industry standards leading to less interesting game design like in the lost art of souls games video are great examples of that.

I hope his game turns out well :)


Sphere Hunter is pretty good


Seconded for Game Dungeon. Also is pretty fair to even the games he criticizes despite sounding like he's always sarcastic. He's also great at reading into games (or overanalyzing them productively), which led him to conclude that "The Division" had a secret genius working on it to hide an anti-war satire in a "shoot down rioters" game.


The only thing i can't stand about him is that he watches v-tubers
They're the most unironic cringy shit on the planet
And he makes too many weeb shit jokes


>hasn't thought too critically about capitalism enabling practices.

Scott is a nintendo fan so he hasn't had think too critically about many things


I watched part of his Elden Ring video and he's like sseth without any pacing

Not my thing, anyway


He is like a living, breathing meme barrage.


Their content is held back by their personalities, like with corruption streams I find the corruptions themselves entertaining but Vinny's commentary adds nothing and sometimes detracts from it. He's been streaming for over a decade but he really hasn't improved or changed the formula from the early/mid-2010s. Maybe it's just not for me, but it's more likely that everyone who enjoys it is WRONG.


Joel and Vinny have their moments, but the rest of that cabal are wastes of time.

In fact, I don't think I've ever committed any other Vinesauce person's name to memory. I might even be misremembering that it's more than two people!


sseth video on elden ring was pretty much as confusing,it just goes on a tangent that gets nowhere.
I blame him dropping his meds.
I know Rev and there are now 2 persons that became v-tubers (garbage) I don't watch them tho,I just know because of emotes in the chat and the community games.


>having a blood feud with Brendan Fraser due to pure penis envy


>no stuff3/4/5
>no Niks
>no MarphitimusBlackimus
>no Yaz Minsky
>no AccursedFarms
>no hehe
Feeling real old.

Also, Sseth is a cunt who makes the same jokes in every video (he's straight up /pol/, you moron). He better bless his lucky stars that no other people are making comedic videos on the same games as him.

>he really hasn't improved or changed the formula from the early/mid-2010s
He makes wacky noises now and plays into his asinine fanbase's fancies. Watched that guy from the livestream days until about a year ago, and frankly he's been on the decline since 2017 (at the latest).

By the way, if you like Joel, Jabroni_Mike is worth checking out. (It helps if you're gay.)


Vinny is only good when he goes full Italian.


>No AccursedFarms
We mentioned him, just referred to it by Ross's Game Dungeon


My favourite is the Lorerunner. Man is an extremely based radical centrist in the true, pre-reddit sense. The sort of guy who one moment will deffend the troops and the next moment will be saying that "we shouldn't eat the rich, we should shoot the rich", or go on rants about how copyright should be abolished. Of course, its very rare that he lets the mask slip and shows his actual opinion on real life affairs, while the rest is just him making great and highly detailed analysis of various videogames. Probably one of the highest autism energy guys out there, but never in a lolcow or looney way, but in that hyper-sistematic nerd way. Very unique guy if you follow him enough to know his story, and probably the only good streamer.


Anyone watch Warlockracy? I've only seen a few of his videos. He makes videos on CRPGs and mods of them, for the most part. Doesn't have a problem with mocking rightoids, but I can't really say where he stands. Regardless I find his videos on obscure mods for Fallout and other games to be interesting.


Stumbled on his channel while I was thirst-searching for Tamriel Rebuilt content. Very interesting, in my opinion the correct response to the Sseth plague.

Sorry, my brain don't work good sometimes.
Also, Ross moved to Poland on the ushering of wife (and because everything in the U.S. is ridiculously expensive).


are NCommander and Cathode Ray Dude gaming channels? They *have* covered games before.


>I learned english by watching minecraft mod showcases
Literally me


Sounds like a good idea for him if he's not addicted to high cost stuff like many I know are

Also, adding cybershell to list of people I watch, though he's sonic oriented


> but I can't really say where he stands
Formerly russian nationalist with duginoid wife. Currently he is more like azov supporting ancap.


I am a victim of physiognomic screening. I am a chinlet neet but I don't fit any of the other characteristics listed in that image, yet I will forever be profiled.

Anyways, RagnarRox is good.


>Formerly russian nationalist with duginoid wife. Currently he is more like azov supporting ancap.
proofs? i thought he was a decent fellow


He supports Ukraine in the Russo-Ukraine war. No idea where the ancap angle comes from, he skews socialist (although not to any meaningful degree). Pretty much a (non-)Russian equivalent of a lib.


>no DasBoSchitt
C'mon, the guy was one of the better Garry's Mod shitpost creators out there.



I really can't tell where he stands politically tho


>The Librarian
A pretty niche horror youtuber, does a lot of VR content and urbex, explores Gmod maps and talks a lot about horror content and ideas, his content is just really comfy imho. Politically I can't get a read on him but I've seen his fbi.gov go full natoid libshit at times.


Our lord and savior and bara daddy. Personally yeah I think he's a libertarian, but I wouldn't be surprised if he's drifting very slightly left.


I don't really "watch" him, his voice just helps me sleep. Pretty chill horror content.

>Vargskelethor/Vinesauce Joel

The only good swede, always preferred him to Vinny because he has an actual personality. Probably a lib.


basically the Sseth of Paradox games, pretty funny and enjoyable, gives off the same political vibes as Sseth

I really had to stop and think for this shit because I hardly ever watch gaming youtubers, I generally just watch horror related vids.


Where's MandaloreGaming, OP?


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not aware of their politicks but oh man i loved watching them, just got reminded of them and it was so hard to find them from their name

i just kept typing random shit like "xbox" they're called outsidexbox

they make the most random top 10 on video games, i love it
"top 10 scary video game clowns"


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content creators are the petit-bourgeois of the attention economy and will be executed accordingly


explain in 900 words or less on why jerma is leftist


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eat shit anon


>youtubers/content creators
Somehow the worst thread on here.


they're one of the good ones! shut up


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he really is from boston


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>I don't like anybody! I wanna be the president. ME.


i'm glad someone else proclaimed him Stirma


HBomberguy, makes some pretty good videos about videogames


He's kinda radlib but his videos on Bloodborne and Fallout are excellent


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SCOTT THE WOZ IS OWNED BY DISNEY NOW? he appears on their subscriptions shows


>Our lord and savior and bara daddy. Personally yeah I think he's a libertarian, but I wouldn't be surprised if he's drifting very slightly left.
Thought he was a rightiod desu.


>People shitting on Yahztee


Sseth is def a rightoid


i thought he was within the marxoid atmosphere, i recall in his patreon him mentioning briefly that he had to flee donetks or something because of the invasion, so he went west as he is ukranian if i recall correctly


sseth is the type of guy that goes to be a doctor and think black people have a higher pain threshold than whites


is he really a leftist?


that's most people with a doctorate lol,they're expert within their own field of expertise,and braiwormed midwit for everything else,he's also an anglo.
he basically has the same takes as Jim Sterling on the industry,without being an opportunist that latched on goobergate,so he's not a libertarian at least,wouldn't know why he would be called left tho.


He shits on anglospheres right wing governments all the time. Mentioned listening to communist manifesto audiobook.


Lmao in his new video he names his patreon community "North Atlantic Merchants Organization". Its a shitty ripoff from Sseth, lol


I like Noah Caldwell-Gervais because he delves deeper than most into a lot of aspects of video games without being smug or going for shitty annoying edgy humor. Most likely a leftist.


sseth is funny but his community is toxic as fuck. they're cp spamming mongoloids


From what I can tell he enables them, I mean he is not actually black right? Yet uses a black avatar and rightoid memes? Seems a bit sus right?


>but I can't really say where he stands
In the "weird Fallout 2 mods" video there's a comment thread where he alludes to being associated with Russian nationalists for a while, Yegor Prosvirnin in particular, but he cut ties 5+ years ago and has nothing good to say about them now. It seems like he has more than a passing familiarity with communist/anarchist material and he prefers worldbuilding to involve historical materialism, but he isn't clear about exactly where he stands.


He's /pol/ish afaik.


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>NAFO doge
What did he mean by this?


Go figure, a cryptofascist pole.


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Probably trying to appeal to the memelord audience and finish his transition to a Sseth copycat.


I'm not fluent in reddit, but I think that breed of doge is called a Cheems. As in cheemsburger.


and descendant of jewish kulaks too.
honestly the games side is not the worst in that regards,it could be like the EFAP crew where there are 2 furries and E;R who are like that. (I guess you could count Gamergate tards like Critical Nobody who waste 5 minutes crying about "wokeness" and "muh politics" in the middle of it)


>>24063 (me)
fuck,I meant Synthetic Man,not Critical Nobody. (those names jesus)


Also to go with OP's question,DJ Peach Cobbler is pretty good.


He makes an interesting point in this new video, how cosmetic items in games encourage the consume-dispose-repeat mentality, that meaningless cosmetic changes are basically an extension of that into digital products.


criticising microtransactions is hardly an 'interesting point'




sorry but it's about ten years too late for that to be a groundbreaking take, microtransactions have already completely ruined gaming


I'm getting the impression that sseth is sick of his rightiod fanbase.


How come


wishful thinking probably


i doubt it, his last video was filled with code-droppings of 4chan memes


isn't that every video?


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He clearly did some time ago. Particularly obvious when you compare his more recent videos with how edgy 4chan memes filled older ones were. Also heard he purged his fbi.gov server of undesirables some time ago.

Anyway. He is my favorite youtuber. Just started playing Age of Wonders because of him.


he literally did a brap joke
i dont often hear that spoken, but when i do i start foaming at the mouth at how god awful it is, i hate it so much



uphold jerma thought
kill all yacht owners


What’s a brap? What does it mean?


fart fetish


He made a fart joke…? How is that at all relevant to his political orientation??


Not relevant at all, it is just really dumb and infantile and sounds even worse in a spoken form.


Everything, it shows how aware and inserted in the political discourse in the modern world, bonus points as it's funny.


Had this guy recommended to me by youtube's algo

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