YouTube has provided us with some amazing videos over the years, and new viral clips and music videos blow up on the platform every day. But what does it take to maintain constant domination? To see what types of web-only entertainment attract loyal fanbases, we asked the site to compile a list of its most-subscribed-to indie content creators -- meaning no VEVO-esque, professional, or in-house channels. Apologies to T-Series, the Bollywood channel challenging PewDiePie for top spot in the overall YouTube subscriber race.
"I play video games all day. People don't understand the struggle." That's PewDiePie, the world's most influential YouTuber, talking. He's joking, but not really. Online gamers like him -- the kind who stream their gameplay and make fun compilations of their fuckery -- boast audiences the size of countries. Read on to see who joins the Swedish star in YouTube's current top 10.