Jelly, born Jelle Van Vucht on October 14, 1996, is a prominent Dutch YouTuber specializing in gaming content. His online presence extends across various social media platforms. He initially gained recognition through collaborations with fellow YouTubers Aquib and Kwebbelkop, co-founding the gaming collective “Robust” in 2014.
In May of the same year, he launched his YouTube channel, “Jelly,” where he shares amusing gaming videos. His channel rapidly gained traction, reaching one million subscribers in June 2015 and later hitting the 10 million mark in December 2018. By November 2020, Jelly’s subscriber count had surged to an impressive 20 million.
Beyond YouTube, Jelly maintains a substantial following on other social media platforms, such as Instagram and Twitter, where he interacts with fans and offers glimpses into his personal life.
His engaging gaming content, infectious humor, and collaborations with other creators have solidified his position as a prominent figure in the online gaming community, making him a beloved influencer with millions of devoted followers across his various channels.
- 2014 YouTube Silver Creator Award (100,000 subscribers)
- 2015 YouTube Gold Creator Award (1,000,000 subscribers)
- 2017 Shorty Award for Gaming
- 2018 Dutch YouTube Award for Best Gaming Channel
- 2019 Streamy Award for Breakout Creator
- 2019 YouTube Diamond Creator Award (10,000,000 subscribers)
- 2020 Teen Choice Award for Choice Gamer
- 2021 People’s Choice Award for Favorite Social Media Star
G Fuel campaign (2022)
Jelly partnered with G Fuel, an energy drink brand, to create a limited-edition flavor of G Fuel called “Jellybean Blast.” He also created a video where he played games and drank the energy drink. The campaign was a success, and it helped to boost sales of G Fuel among Jelly’s fans.
Jelly partnered with Roblox, a popular online gaming platform, to create a series of challenges for his fans. The challenges were a hit, and they helped to promote Roblox among Jelly’s fans.
Monaco Esports (2023)
Jelly was appointed as the International Ambassador of Monaco Esports, the official esports club of the principality of Monaco. As an International Ambassador, Jelly will help to raise awareness of the club and its mission to promote esports in Monaco and around the world.
Jelly Store (2023)
Jelly launched his own apparel business, Jelly Store, in 2023. He promoted the store on his social media channels and website, and he also created a series of videos where he showed off the clothes. The campaign was a success, and Jelly Store quickly became a popular destination for gaming fans looking for stylish and comfortable apparel.