Markiplier Bio – Girlfriend, Family, Net Worth, Height
Facts of Mark Fischbach
|Age:||31 years 6 months|
|Birth Date:||June 28, 1989|
|Birth Place:||Honolulu, HI|
|Height:||5 ft 10 inches (1.79m)|
Relationship Statistics of Mark Fischbach
|What is his marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorce):|
|Is he having any relationship affair?:||No|
|Is he gay?:||No|
More about the relationship
Since 2015, Mark Fischbach has been dating graphic designer Amy Nelson who hails from Cincinnati,Ohio. She is also an internet celebrity with over 130,000 followers on Twitter.
Who Is Markiplier?
If you love video games, you most likely know Mark Fischbach or Markiplieras he is popularly known online. Markiplier is a gaming enthusiast who rose to fame sharing videos of himself and his friends
playing video games. Today, he is one of the most popular YouTube stars with his channel boasting over 9 billion total views. He has created a niche for himself through his Let's Play game play commentary videos and indie games. The popularity of survival horror and action video games across the globe has contributed to the growth of Markiplier as a modern day star.
Born in Honolulu, Hawaii on June 28, 1989, Fischbach grew up in the area but began his career later in Cincinnati, Ohio. His father, a military man, had met his future wife of Korean descent while on duty. They settled in Hawaii where Fischbach was born before moving on to Cincinnati. He enrolled for a biomedical course at the University of Cincinnati but as fate would have it, he never completed his studies. Fischbach has a brother Jason Thomas Fischbach an artist who runs a webcomic. He owns a pet dog Chica and features it on some of his videos.
Like most successful people, Mark Fischbach never had dreams of becoming a superstar. While he had a dream of becoming a voice-over actor, he never gave it much through as he pursued his course in
Biomedical Engineering. In April 2012, the then University of Cincinnati senior suffered a sequence of unfortunate events, which however spurred his rise to fame. He had a breakup, lost his job and discovered he had a tumor in his adrenal gland. As he recovered, the idea of video commentary came to him, and as he watched other gaming creators' videos, he coined the online pseudonym 'Markiplier' and got down to work. Viewers started noticing his quirky, commentary-laden play throughs and liking his work. He encountered a setback when YouTube banned his AdSense account but started a new channel nevertheless.With time, his videos were getting millions of views and by 2014, Fischbach who had earlier been in debt was making good money. His unique sensationalized video game commentary which involves crying, yelling, cursing and screaming has seen his fan base grow and today, his channel boasts over 20 million subscribers.
To cement his place in gaming and comedy, Markiplier has collaborated with other internet celebrities including PewDiePie, Cyndago, GameGrumps, and LordMinion777 among others. He has also started
charity livestreams where he plays and collects funds for different charities including the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. He is also involved in comics publishing and movie production. Forbes has listed Markiplier among the top gaming influencers, and this is just one of the accolades he has earned from his creativity.
Markiplier Net Worth
He ranks 4 th in the list of the highest paid internet stars raking in $12.5million. With over 20 million subscribers who keep growing, it is obvious his earning power will also grow.