Extra Credits is an American YouTube channel, well-known for a video series that addresses the value of video games as an art while promoting intellectual discussion on important issues in game culture. This series also covers topics related to video game development and game research. The Extra Credits channel has an estimated net worth of USD 500k approx.
Extra Credits is a video lesson series run by Matthew Krol and Geoffrey Zatkin, narrated by Matthew Krol, featuring artists Scott DeWitt, Nick DeWitt, David "D" Hueso, Ali R. Throme, Jordan Martin, writers Robert Rath, R. Kevin Doyle, and other staff. Kat Rider is in charge of social media.
The first episodes of the series were produced by co-creator Daniel Floyd in 2008 for two courses at the Savannah College of Art and Design, studying in media theory and art history. According to Floyd, Zero Punctuation's presentation style is a "loose model" for his style. He uploaded it to YouTube to see if anyone was interested, but to his surprise, the video viewership quickly grew to huge numbers.
"Standing together: Game Community vs SOPA and PIPA” is the oldest available video uploaded by the channel. In the video, the creators of Extra Credits speak out against SOPA (Online Piracy Prevention Act) and PIPA (IP PROTECTION Act).
Matthew Krol, Geoffrey Zatkin
Matthew Krol: April 26, 1983 (39 years) Geoffrey Zatkin: N/A
August 05, 2011
$ 1.91 million approx
Extra Credits is a YouTube gaming channel created by two talented gamers. As this is a YouTube channel, its main source of income is YouTube.
As per sources, the YouTube channel ‘Extra Credits’ earns up to USD 20.5k monthly and USD 245.8k yearly from YouTube, and their second YouTube channel ‘Extra Credits Game’ earns up to USD 532 monthly and USD 6.4k yearly.
Other than YouTube, this channel has various sponsorships and brand deals from which this channel earns good revenue.
There is no information available about any of the expenses by this group.
A. Their content includes videos discussing topics related to video game development and video games as an art form.
A. Matthew Krol and Geoffrey Zatkin are the founders of the YouTube channel ‘Extra Credits’.
A. Extra Credits uploads videos twice or thrice a week on their YouTube channel.