PewDiePie a.k.a Felix Kjellberg Reaches Big Milestone On His Channel.
[dropcap]E[/dropcap]arning money with video gaming. This is a dream a lot of people had already. But no one is living the dream like Felix Kjellberg a.k.a PewDiePie. Today he made history and his YouTube Channel has set another record in YouTube’s history. With now 10 billion being the most viewed channel of all time, it is way ahead of the 2nd (HolaSoyGerman – two billion) and 3rd (YouTube Spotlight – 600 million) places.
Today we made history! 10 billion views! THIS IS INSANE. Thank you all so much! Kisses pic.twitter.com/L3Td2HMX4N
— Felix Kjellberg (@pewdiepie) 6. September 2015
The swede recently revealed his revenues of 2014. According to The Guardian, he made around 7.4 million US Dollars throughout the year. Impressive numbers taking into consideration, that he is focusing on Let’s Plays.
It is going to be interesting how his statistics will evolve in 2015. All signs stand for growth and thus we can probably look forward for another proof of the gaming industry being the most valuable media sector.