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Hi, for months (like... 10 or so) i made gaming videos on youtube and put out at leased 1 video a day and, for the most part, went unnoticed. Sure i had 400 subs and 150,000 over all views but when you think about it, it really isnt very much. Im thinking of starting a new channel, a new beginning so i though i would ask, What would you be looking for in gaming videos? Im not interested in doing video reviews because i already write for a E-Mag (enthusiast-pc.com, it was actually made up of OCN members) and lets plays are very common so i doubt they would go anywhere. All mighty OCN wisdom, shine your light and help me become a 1337 youtuber!
    
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Lack of really crappy music.
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Lack of really crappy music.

I want thinking of montages, more like informative videos.
    
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Hm.. in my personal opinion.. good gaming videos either include very, VERY good commentary, or is very selectively informative. By that I mean, giving very precise information of specific topics. Not too many at once, but very in depth about a few.
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I usually stray away from such videos as all the creators seem to talk about is thanking their 200 subscribers or giving shout-outs. Levelcapgaming might be the only guy I listen to(BF3 videos) because he doesn't talk with heaps of dirt in his mouth.

Might just be me, though.
    
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Good clips? I don't really know to be honest. I just randomly watch vids. Don't necessarily look for specific ones. Try to keep them under ~6mins I suppose.
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Personally I find very good "Let's Plays" very rare. If you are actually funny and original, then I see no problem being successful in that area. Most of the youtube videos that I see in the genre are filled with extremely annoying, whiny, and dumb-witted commentary.

Please do not make "frag" movies... that stuff is so overdone and horrid. *insert generic garbage techno/d&b* HEADSHOT.
    
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^ Again, I reiterate. Lack of bad music. What YOU like musically, a lot of people do not.
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