What made Smosh popular?

What made Smosh popular?

They began to post videos on Smosh’s YouTube channel in the autumn of 2005 and quickly became one of the most popular channels on the site. As of June 2021, the Smosh channel has over 9.9 billion views and over 25.1 million subscribers, putting it just outside of the top 9,000 most subscribed channels on YouTube.

How rich are Smosh?

Every year, Smosh earns between $7 and $10 million from their various entertainment endeavors. That’s enough to make them among the highest paid celebrities on YouTube. Smosh was acquired by Alloy Digital (which eventually evolved into Defy Media) in 2011 in an all-stock deal. Anthony Padilla left Smosh in June 2017.

Why did some people leave Smosh?

On August 5, 2017, Lasercorn and Sohinki both announced they would be “leaving” Smosh Games to become hosts of a new gaming channel, ToasterGhost. On January 4, 2018, Flitz announced that he was leaving Smosh Games starting immediately due to sexual assault allegations.

How old is everyone at Smosh?

Main Cast

Name Born Officially Inducted
Ian Hecox November 30, 1987 November 19, 2005 (co-founder)
Courtney Miller June 19, 1995 July 17, 2015
Shayne Topp September 14, 1991 July 17, 2015
Damien Haas November 23, 1990 August 4, 2017

What is Smosh’s most viewed video?


  • When Ian is explaining about how Beef ‘n Go helped him pick up hot chicks, it shows the girls eating it from a cup, which is a spoof of 2Girls1Cup.
  • Roy Lee Jenkins is played by Corey, who plays Teleporting Fat Guy.
  • This is the most viewed Smosh video of all time, having over 100 million hits.

Why did Bose leave Smosh?

During its run, Boze was the host of Smosh Games Live, in which different Smosh Games members played games with her live on YouTube. A couple of months after Defy Media shut down, Boze announced that she was leaving both Smosh and her online career to focus on alternative endeavours.