To anyone who does not know, Penguinz0 is the same person as Cr1TiKaL. He also has another nickname called MoistCr1TiKaL. Cr1TiKaL is a 28 years old YouTuber who was born on August 2, 1994. His birth or zodiac sign is Leo.
Also known as Cr1TiKaL, he is a supremely popular gaming commentator who would earn an astounding 11 million subscribers with viral videos such as “The Most Difficult Game Ever Created Gameplay and Commentary,” “The Real Mighty Thirsty” and “The Real Edge of Glory.”
Early videos of his included tutorials of glitch content from Battlefield, Call of Duty, and other shooter games.
He was once signed with Disney’s Maker Studios. He has starred in Funhaus gameplay. He has a popular Twitch channel, under the username moistcr1tikal, which has earned over 3.5 million followers. He has posted multiple photos of himself posing with football player Rob Gronkowski on his Instagram which has gained over 1.1 million followers.
He has had dogs named Cayda and Tetra. He’s been based in Tampa, Florida. He and Tiana Tracy began their relationship in 2016. Little else is known about him personally.
In this article, we’d explore the life and career of Penguinz0 – how he became famous and popular as a social media celebrity.
What is Cr1TiKaL known for?
Charles Christopher “Charlie” White Jr., better known online as Penguinz0, is best known as an American YouTuber, commentator, Twitch streamer, actor, voice actor, writer, and musician who has received widespread attention, and acclaim for his YouTube videos which revolve around dry humor.
Charlie is widely regarded as one of the “Funniest YouTube Commentators”, being ranked first by the percentage of votes in the “Top-ten” website under the category of “Funniest YouTube Commentators”. His choice of sentences is always very sarcastic and he often repeats a “bored burger” joke of his and claims that it is the greatest joke of all time and always emphasizes how funny it is. He is a longtime YouTuber, having been on the platform for 15 years, and is widely considered one of the last “original” YouTubers remaining on the site.
Why Is Moistcr1tikal So Popular?
Charles began on YouTube back in 2007 and is regarded as one of the most successful original content producers online. He is an enthusiastic Pokémon card collector and is well-known for his monotonous and sarcastic commentary, offering takes on video games and more.
Beginning in 2009, Charlie started streaming on Justin.tv, the forerunner to Twitch, with a focus on Gears of War gaming footage.
After posting a video titled “The Most Difficult Game Ever Created Gameplay and Commentary,” about the browser game QWOP, his viewership quickly increased. it was featured in Ray William Johnson’s series Equals Three, which further led to a significant rise in popularity for the streamer.
He made a video on September 2, 2014, thanking his audience for helping him hit the million-subscriber mark and announcing that he had donated more than $50,000 of his YouTube earnings to charity.
He revealed his identity in 2015, eight years after remaining anonymous. He did this by making his Snapchat account, “big moist,” public. On March 5, 2017, he posted his first video with his face in it.
By 2018, he had hit the two million subscriber mark and had also made the news by buying a ball-pit for his dog, which had 5,400 balls.
MoistCr1TiKaL has always been critical of YouTube’s policies and made headlines when he was DMCA’d after uploading a video of himself reacting to a road rage “prank” video. After YouTube issued a copyright strike, many in the community spoke out in his favor, terming it unfair.
He saw another huge bump in followers during 2020 Among Us boon. His collaborative streams and videos with popular streamers and YouTubers such as Pokimane, Sykkuno, and Jacksepticeye helped him gain further popularity. He was also part of the group that played the game with US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Charles also gained viewers from his Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament. Furthermore, he also made a huge splash on Twitch by beating megastar Felix “xQc” in chess in just six moves. The clip went viral almost instantly, garnering millions of views.
In August 2021, MoistCr1TiKaL started an esports organization called Moist Esports which currently competes professionally in games like Rocket League and Super Smash Bros Ultimate. The team even won the Rocket League Champions Major 2021-22.
The content creator has also been part of several controversies. Last year, he posted a video attacking fellow YouTuber Max “MaximillianMus” for reportedly stalking rival Twitch channels and then building a Discord server that openly shared child porn. Max removed his YouTube channel but has since restored it, calling out MoistCr1TiKaL for slander.
The 28-year-old Floridian has come a long way from his early days of making AMVs on YouTube. With over five billion views on the platform, MoistCr1TiKaL has used his unique commentary style, coupled with extensive gaming capabilities, to become one of the top content creators of the last decade.