Benjamin Dreyer Vestergaard, famous by the name Crainer, formerly known as MrCrainer, is a 27-year-old, Danish gaming YouTuber and streamer. His videos majorly focus on games like Minecraft, Golf It, and more. Crainer used to stream on Twitch as well but now he actively posts videos on YouTube only twice a day.
He has only one channel on YouTube with millions of fan following and won golden and silver play buttons from the video streaming platform. Crainer has played games in collaboration with his fellow YouTubers like Jelly and Slogo, SSundee, Lanceypooh, and more.
Benjamin got into controversy as well with Lancey as he claimed in a video that the child-friendly YouTuber MrCrainer betrayed him and explained how the time went with him after the collaboration. Lancey received a lot of criticism that resulted in him going private. Lancey and Crainer met on Twitch in 2012 when Lancey was gaining significant followers and Crainer was struggling.
|Name||Benjamin Dreyer Vestergaard|
|Date of Birth (Age)||December 12, 1994 (27 years)|
|Date of Joining (YouTube)||February 22, 2014 (Crainer)|
|Net Worth||Around $1 million|
|Residence||Copenhagen, Capital Region, Denmark|
|YouTube Crainer||7.83M subscribers||2,361,593,175 views|
|Instagram Crainer||414K Followers||-|
|Twitter Crainer||297.8K Followers||-|
In 2011, Crainer used to stream on Twitch but after a tiff with Lancey, both left the platform. After this in 2014, Benjamin launched his channel on YouTube and reunited with Lancey. Both used to do live streams about the Minecraft games. Later, RippedRick joined this duo and the trio got the name Rascals. After some time, Crainer took an exit from the collaboration.
Crainer went on to collaborate with other YouTubers such as Ssundee and this duo was known as Crundee and both streamed about Minecraft series: SkyFactory. In 2019, Crainer again left his partner Ssundee because of timezone variations.
In 2019 and 2020, Benjamin collaborated with Slogo and Jelly respectively. Crainer got his first milestone of 1 million subscribers on November 2, 2015. He gets billions of views in the gaming videos that he posts on YouTube.
On April 24, 2021, one of the videos got over 2 billion views on it. Crainer, now, owns only one channel on YouTube and his own merchandise. He offers a great range of products on his online store such as jackets, shirts, t-shirts, hoodies, school set, backpacks, hats, beanies, console skin, stickers, and more.
The main source of Crainer’s income is YouTube advertisement revenue. However, his accurate net worth is not available, and as per Social Blade, his estimated monthly earring is $4.7K - $74.9K. Benjamin’s estimated monthly earning as per Social Blade is $56.2K - $898.7K. His additional source of income is sponsorship, donations and his own merchandise label.
Crainer was born on 12th December, 1994 in Copenhagen, and in his family he has one elder sister. Benjamin loves animals and has two pets, one cat and one dog whose names are Melvin and Bobby respectively. Since his childhood, he loved gaming and dropped out of school to take this professionally. Crainer married, his fellow gaming YouTuber, Thena in 2019.
Earlier, Crainer was active on both video streaming platforms, Twitch and YouTube. After a lot of controversies, he has taken his account down from Twitch. Crainer, now, owns only one channel on YouTube and is active on other social media platforms including Twitter and Instagram. On Twitter, he has 297.8K Followers and 414K Followers on his verified Instagram handle.
Benjamin owns only one channel on YouTube and his profile name is Crainer but it was formerly known as MrCrainer. He launched this channel on February 22, 2014, and posts content twice a day. Crainer has 7.83 million subscribers and gets billions of views on his videos. In his videos, he generally plays games such as GTA 5, Minecraft, Gang Beasts, Rubber Bandits, and more.
On his channel, this is the feature video, and it is about moving into a fish town in Minecraft. This video has over 1 million views on it with 86K likes.
In this video, Crainer eats tools and stuff that are actually made up of chocolate. This video has over 12 million views on it with 407K likes. It is one of the most-watched videos on his YouTube channel.
This is the very first video that Benjamin posted on his one and only channel on YouTube. It has over 1 million on it with 33K likes. This video is in collaboration with Ssundee and they try to survive the SkyFactory modpack.
A. Crainer collaborated with Slogo and Jelli in 2019 and 2020. However, Jelly and Slogo has removed their logo from his channel as of now, so it hints that are no longer in collaboration.
A. The real name of MrCrainer is Benjamin Dreyer Vestergaard, a Danish gaming Youtuber.
A. Yes, Crainer is married to his girlfriend and fellow YouTuber, Thena. They got married in 2019.