Who is DreamwasTaken?
Clay, more known as DreamWasTaken or Dream (born 1999, August 12) is an American YouTube gamer. He is well-known for his Minecraft videos on YouTube.
He was at one thousand subscribers on his channel for many years, but in the year 2019, he suddenly got huge fame. Dream subscribers rose by 11 million that year. Both Minecraft challenge and his Minecraft mystery videos both are popular on his channel.
The authorities nominated Clay for the 10th annual Streamy Awards in the year 2020. The categories were or ‘Gaming and Breakout Creator categories.’
|Date of Birth||born 1999, August 12|
|Age||21 years old|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Where was DreamwasTaken born?
Dreamwastaken was born in the United States. He grew up having two sisters and also a younger brother. While growing up, he used to play football at his high school flag football team.
Along with it, he used to play basketball and soccer too. He even worked for AppleCare for a certain period of time.
Dream first created his YouTube channel in the year 2014, February 8. His first video was named ‘best traps 2014 mcpvp’ which was uploaded on February 13 in the same year he made his YouTube channel.
In the year 2020 January, in a video Dream with another You Tuber, GeorgeNotFound got connected an Arduino board to an electric dog collar which actually emitted an electric shock whenever any player lost health in the game of Minecraft.
In the year 2020 December, in place of their annual YouTube Rewind series, YouTube started to release their top trending videos and creators and in the U.S. list.
YouTube ranked Dream’s “Minecraft Speedrunner VS 3 Hunters GRAND FINALE” video as the number seven “Top Trending Video”, and also ranked Dream as the number two “Top Creator” and number one “Breakout Creator”.
Clay did a Livestream in November 2020, on his YouTube channel which got around 700,000 peak viewers which was the 6th highest viewed gaming stream of all time as of January 2021.
An article named Polygon stated that “2020 has been a great year for Dream”, describing him as “YouTube’s biggest gaming channel of the moment.
As we all know, Dream’s most popular and most viewed series in Minecraft Manhunt.
In this game, one player-usually Dream-tries to complete the game as fast as possible with only one life he has, while another team or player, we can say tries to stop the other person from beating the game by obviously killing them.
Each hunter has infinite lives and also a compass that is pointed towards the player’s location. The hunters usually win the game if the player dies before beating Minecraft.
In the year 2019 on December 26, Dream posted the first video in this series named ‘Beating Minecraft but My Friend Tries to Stop Me’.
Dreamwastaken usually repeats his style of video on a lot of Occasions, always increasing the numbers over time.
Almost every video received tens of millions of views. Among them, one of his videos was sixth in YouTube’s Top Trending Videos of 2020.
Nicolas Perez, who wrote in Paste, described Minecraft Manhunt as “an experience that usually leaves me slack-jawed every time”, also stating that the format of Minecraft Manhunt “seems to guarantee the hunters to come out on top.
But Dream pulls just enough aces out of his sleeve to narrowly beat the hunters, and eventually the game.”
The Dream SMP server is his private Survival Multiplayer Minecraft server which is owned by Dream himself, started on 2020, April 25.
It is usually played by Dream and other prominent Minecraft content creators. The server is actually divided into factions including heavy role play with some major events being loosely scripted in advance.
With most of the other elements being improvisation, He performed live on YouTube and Twitch.
Cecilia D’Anastasio, who wrote in Wired, describes Dream SMP as a form of live theatre and as a “Machiavellian political drama”, with over 1 million people tuning in to the live streams during January 2021.
Throughout the whole year 2020, Dream participated in Minecraft Championship, which is a monthly Minecraft Competition organized by Noxcrew.
In the year 2020, Dream first came in the 8th and 11th Minecraft Championships. In the year 2020 September, during the 10th Minecraft Championship, he played for charity and raised around $3,400.
Speedrun cheating accusations
In early October 2020, Dream started live-streaming a speedrun of Minecraft in the “1.16+” category and then submitted his time to Speedrun.com. He was also awarded 5th place for the record.
After that, on December 11, 2020, following a two-month investigation, Speedrun.com’s Minecraft verification team removed him/his run from the boards.
Then the team also uploaded a 14-minute video to YouTube and a report analyzing six archived live streams of speedrunning sessions by Dream from the time record.
They also concluded that the game had been modified to make the chance of obtaining certain items which need to complete the game higher than normal.
But, Dream denied the accusations in a YouTube video and also responded with a commissioned report which was written by an anonymous statistician who he claimed was an astrophysicist.
In a tweet, Clay indicated that he would accept their decision, without admitting any fault despite the moderation team stood by their ruling.
What is the height of DreamwasTaken? Dream stands at the height of 6ft. 4 inch and weighs around 80 kg. Clay’s zodiac sign is Leo. His nationality is American.
Who is DreamwasTaken dating now?
Minecraft You Tuber Dream was in a relationship with Sam three years ago. He accused his girlfriend Sam of cheating on him more than five times.
Dream’s fan-supported him a lot in this. Now, according to his ex-girlfriend, they are probably on good terms and are friends with each other.
While on the other hand, his fans are shipping him with another Minecraft You Tuber named George. They both often collaborate with his other during games and flirt in each and every video of them together.
The fans of both YouTubers want them together. So, we don’t have any proof either they are together or not. We will try to update you as soon as we get something.
We don’t have a lot of information about Dream’s family, but he grew up having two sisters and a younger brother. We will definitely update you if we find any new information regarding his family.
What is the net worth of DreamwasTaken?
Dream’s net worth is approximately between $1 million – $5 million as of 2021. He earns such a good amount of money as his amazing career as a YouTube star.
He also sells his own merch and probably earns a good sum of money.
- His latest video is of 2 weeks ago titled ‘Minecraft Speedrunner VS 5 Hunters’.
- He has over 2.6 million Instagram followers and over 22.1 million subscribers on YouTube.
- Dreamwastaken grew up with a younger brother and two younger sisters.
- He also has his own merch brand.
- DreamwasTaken has a net worth of approximately $5 million as of 2021.