Mark Edward Fischbach is a well-known American YouTube star, artist, social media personality, and Let’s Play star, better known by his stage name Markiplier. He has gained immense fame through his YouTube account “markiplierGAME” where he posts action video games, indie games and gameplay commentary videos. He is mainly known for various walkthroughs of horror and indie games such as Slender: The Eight Pages, Five Nights at Freddy’s, Garry’s Mod, Amnesia: The Dark Descent and its sequel among others.
His most famous alter ego or “other self” is Wilford Warfstash, who was born from one of his comedy videos, in which he usually collaborated with Singdago. Warfstache became the spokesperson for their YouTube channel, which is listed as the 22nd most subscribed channel on this video sharing website with an incredible subscriber base of over 19 million.
His large following is also evidenced by over 6.4 million followers on his Instagram account and over 11 million followers on his Twitter account. He was ranked #6 on the list of the 20 most influential teen celebrities in the US in 2015.