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Masahiro Sakurai Plans To “Wrap Up” His YouTube Channel This Yr


Masahiro Sakurai
Picture: Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Video games

Tremendous Smash Bros. creator and online game developer Masahiro Sakurai has been using the waves of YouTube fame during the last 18 months or so. However the channel, Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Video games, can be ending someday this 12 months.

That is straight from Sakurai himself, who shared the information over on his Neighborhood tab on the YouTube channel (by way of Stealth and BigRedN on Twitter).

The message is fairly temporary and does not reveal why Sakurai is stepping away from YouTube, nor has he confirmed when his remaining video will drop. Nonetheless, he did reiterate that he was “nonetheless creating video games” just a few days in the past. You’ll be able to learn the message in full beneath:

“It is a bit late to be saying this, however…Completely satisfied New Yr!
I am planning to wrap up Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Video games someday this 12 months.
Till then, I hope you may keep tuned!”

Masahiro Sakurai message on community tab YouTube
Picture: Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Video games

Masahiro Sakurai’s YouTube channel has been a fairly big success since he launched it in August 2022. He is amassed 571,000 YouTube Subscribers on his English channel, with an additional 576,000 subs on his Japanese channel (on the time of writing). They each have the identical movies, only one accommodates English subtitles for each video, whereas the opposite is in full Japanese.

In slightly below 18 months, Sakurai has created over 170 movies for the channel, all overlaying a variety of subjects resembling recreation growth, Sakurai’s private historical past, work on video games he helped develop, audio, visuals, animation… you identify it, Sakurai’s in all probability lined it.

Fortunately, all the movies have been helpfully categorised and grouped collectively relying on the subject — take a look at the Playlists tab on the channel to take a look by way of all of them.


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