Valkyrae is a popular YouTuber. Her real name is Rachell Hofstetter. She left a live stream event because the viewers in chat started abusing her and misbehaving which lead her to end the stream forcefully. The incident took place on a huge Rust live stream.
Who is Valkyrae and what is the controversy all about?
Valkyrae or Alias Valkyrae was born on 8 January 1992. She has a total of 2.66 Million subscribers and has a total of 124 million views on her page to date. She switched from twitch streamer to youtube streamer. She was the first female gamer and content creator for the popular giant the 100 thieves which is an American escort team. She is 28 years old. She is from America and is a YouTuber and a live streamer by profession. Yesterday around 50+ creators came under the same server “Rust” for a live stream. Rachel was a part of the stream and the event was hyped a lot on her social media account.
The stream was expected to be a hit for both the viewers and the steamers as it was very rare to have the best creators under one stream and was thought to be fun. All the creators were playing the same game “rust”. Initially, she was seen having fun as she was interacting in the chat as she always does and is a USP of her in the open-world sandbox. Anyone was able to chat as the chat was not set to members only which allowed thousands of viewers to express and share their thoughts. Soon, people started typing hurtful comments regarding Valkyrae poor gameplay in rust. Soon after she ended the broadcast and said that she is ending the stream as she is not having fun.
Fans are concerned
Soon after this happened twitter was flooded with we support Valkyrae tweets and a #ValkyraeSupport was trending. Fans started commenting nice and heartwarming matches on her social media accounts some of them even apologized for the act. Soon after this Valkyrae came up with a tweet for her fans “love you”. It would be interesting to see theater Valkyrae will return back to youtube or not.