The online gaming community may be diverse, highly complex in terms of socio-technological structures, have this form of meta-communication most times, but it has proved over time to be a community indeed and it is largely growing beyond its social media counterparts. Be it small online interactions via dedicated discussion forum or huge interconnected network activities, it has produced fine gamers like Kubz Scouts.
Robert Jay Perez otherwise known as Jay from the Kubz Scouts is an American gaming web star. He is the content creator of the YouTube channel – Kubz Scouts which debuted in 2014. He rose to prominence in the online gaming community and garnered most of his fans and audience with his Yandere Simulator Myth videos. Jay also does funny game commentaries on his channel.
Kubz Scouts Biography
Robert Jay Perez was born on April 28, 1990, in Virginia, the United States. He is known in the YouTube community as Jay from the Kubz Scouts or simply Jay. He is half Filipino, half American and has lived in Japan for more than ten years where he lived in the military base, owing to his parents who were in the military before he moved his tent to California where he currently resides.
Jay created his channel in 2014 to join the league of online gamers. Prior to creating his channel, he used to upload his contents to a channel known as Backubz Account which he now uses as a backup channel. Some of the earlier videos he uploaded were from the video game Grand Theft Auto V, Misao, The Room and The Witch’s House.
He started playing the game Yandaree Simulator Myths in 2015 which shot him to fame and turned out to become one of the most popular series on his channel followed by the game series, 60 Seconds! He does funny commentaries on a wide variety of games and has played many others such as Persona 3, The Last of Us, That Wolf Among Us, The Walking Dead, Beyond Two Souls, Hello Neighbor, Papers Please, Akinator, Catherine, Until Dawn, Kitty Powers Matchmakers, Do You Copy, Bendy and the Ink Machines, Little Nightmares.
Besides the many games he played and still play, Jay has a series where he finds some of the most random games on the internet. The series is known as Free Random Games. One thing his fans love him for besides his humorous side is that he listens to their suggestion on which game to play and relates to them rather well. His attention is majorly on Decision making, stealth, and horror games. He lives in San Diego, California.
Nini Hebron is almost synonymous with Kubz Scouts. She is Jay’s girlfriend and fellow gamer who has turned out to be loads of inspiration to him.
The channel’s name didn’t just fall from the sky but was suggested by Nini after their beautiful dog, Kubz. The last part of the name (scouts) leaves fans and viewers wondering if the duo were scout members in their early years.
His girlfriend is a California native born on 23rd of February, 1990. She is a Twitch Streamer with the account TheKubzScouts and manages the channel’s Instagram account where she has garnered more than 50,000 followers. Nini lets her fans in on the Kubz Scouts activities be it when she streams or when a new YouTube video is uploaded.
The twosome has been together since 2009 and celebrated their eight years together in December 2017.
Other Facts About Jay From The Kubz Scouts
1. He is left-handed.
2. His birth sign is Taurus – characteristic of those born from April 20 to May 21.
3. Though he is half Filipino, he has only been to the Philippines about 3 or 4 Times.
4. He prefers to be addressed by his real name, Robert Jay Perez rather than Kubz because he sees himself as a member of the Kubz Scouts community and not the community itself.
5. Jay is famous for wearing red headphones.
6. His channel, Kubz Scouts hit 1 million subscribers on September 8, 2016, and currently has over 2 million subscribers with more than 600 million views.
7. Jay is also a Let’s Player and a comedian and makes challenge videos of the games he plays that his viewers send to him.
8. He nicknamed himself “That Dude” and his fans describe him as the best and the coolest YouTuber.
9. Jay’s favorite YouTubers include Angry Video Game Nerd, Gloom, The Anime Man, DashieGames, Jacksepticeye, Cinemassacre, and PewDiePie.
10. Jay hates peanuts and wouldn’t bear having it in his chocolate.
11. His favorite movie is Catch Me If You Can.
12. Basketball ranks among his hobbies and he is a fan of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
13. The gamer is 168 cm (5 feet 6 inches) tall and weighs between 72 and 75 kg.