Mark Edward Fischbach, better known by his online pseudonym Markiplier, is an American YouTube personality. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, he began his career in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is currently based in Los Angeles, California.
Fischbach was born on June 28, 1989 at the Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.
His father served in the military, where he met Fischbach’s mother, who is of Korean descent. After his birth, his family moved to Cincinnati, Ohio. He has one older brother, Jason Thomas Fischbach, who is an artist and author of the webcomic Twokinds.
Originally, Fischbach studied to become a biomedical engineer at the University of Cincinnati, but dropped out of college to pursue his YouTube career.
As of April 2017, his channel has over 7 billion total video views and 17 million subscribers, and is currently the 22nd most-subscribed channel on YouTube. Fischbach specializes in Let’s Play videos, commonly of survival horror and action video games.
Markiplier has been known for his sensationalized video game commentary, involving yelling, screaming, cursing, and even crying during his Let’s Play videos. He does not censor the profanity in his videos, although he often subtitles his curses as “duck” (sometimes “luck”) for “fuck” and “itch” for “bitch”.
He is known for branding his channel with a pink mustache and has since dyed his hair pink, blue, and red. He often makes vlogs to talk one-on-one with the community about various topics, many inspirational, but usually regarding himself and his channel.
He regularly attends conventions including PAX, VidCon, and ComicCon, where he engages in signings, meet and greets, and panels. He has also been involved in Make-A-Wish Foundation to meet fans.
Fischbach is primarily known for his playthroughs of indie and horror games, including the Five Nights at Freddy’s series, Amnesia: The Dark Descent and its sequel, Garry’s Mod, Happy Wheels, Surgeon Simulator 2013, Minecraft, and Slender: The Eight Pages, among others.
He also creates sketch comedy and collaboration videos with confrères.Fischbach signed with William Morris Endeavor in late 2016, having expressed interest in branching out from YouTube content.
Age, Height & MeasurementsMarkiplier Age 29 years. Markiplier's height 5 feet 10 inches, weight 79 kg. Body measurements 43-34-15.5 inches and Zodiac Sign Cancer.
|Birthday||June 28, 1989|
|Birth Place||Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Body Measurements||43-34-15.5 inches|
|Net Worth||$24 million|
|Born Name||Mark Edward Fischbach|
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|University||University of Cincinnati|
|Siblings||Jason Thomas Fischbach|
|Manager||William Morris Endeavor|
|Race / Ethnicity||Multiracial|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|