Markiplier has announced that he’s taking a break from YouTube. The hugely popular gaming YouTuber revealed the decision in a new video entitled ‘I need a break’. Mark said that although he has been working harder than ever (leading to his absence on social media), he hasn’t been happy with the videos he’s been producing. He has he ‘doesn’t want to settle’ when making videos.
Considering the sheer amount of videos that Mark puts out on a weekly basis – and the incredible amount of effort that he pours into every single one, it stands to reason that he might need a little pause to realign himself and make sure to that he loves the videos he produces as much as his audience does.
But he’s not going anywhere
Mark emphasised that this isn’t going to be a ‘break’ and that he’s not going on vacation because he “doesn’t take those.” No, Mark says that during the hiatus he will be “writing, filming, planning and collaborating” and generally preparing for his comeback in a month.
In a move that is sure to delight fans, he has also said that he will be more active on social media ‘than ever”. He quickly put his money where his mouth is as well, posting this hilarious video of his ‘new content’ on his Instagram page: