Do you remember or have ever come across this phrase: “Remember, you may not believe it, but anything is possible in a world so seriously strange. I’m Rob Dyke, thank you for watching?” That is usually the last statement you hear after watching the Youtube Videos from this American YouTuber and internet personality who is also widely known as turtlekin.
Rob Dyke has two popular series running on his YouTube channel – Seriously Strange and Why Would You Put That on The Internet which also has two subseries called Twisted Tens and Serial Killer Files.
With more than 2.5 million subscribers on YouTube, over 153K followers on Twitter and above 81K followers on Instagram, you would surely want to know more about this guy and how he got here.
Rob Dyke’s Biography (Age)
Not much about his bio is available online but we do know that Rob Dyke was born on the 28th day of October 1987 in Massachusetts and is of Caucasian ethnicity.
He obtained his GED in October 2008 after dropping out from school and headed to the Mount Wachusett Community College in Gardner, Massachusetts, to study criminal justice.
Before pursuing a career in comedy and later Vlogging, Rob worked as a Private Investigator, Executive Protection specialist, and then as a counsellor for sexual offenders. Just like Kassem G, Rob eventually quit his job to go after his passion.
First, he experimented with the Bob YouTube channel that gave him a bit of little attention and popularity but the channel became inactive after the creation of his main page.
Presently, he has other channels like the Zombie Horse and Your New Best Friends. The former focuses on comedy, gaming, and sketches while the latter is solely for vlogging.
Initially, Rob struggled like every other new business person does in their first few months or even years but his breakthrough came when he appeared on YouTube star Household Hacker’s channel and was able to reach out to about two million subscribers of the Household, uploading thrice a week on the channel and that was it.
Now, about his Seriously Strange series. This is a series created by Rob which deals with scary, disturbing, and bizarre topics. The series was further divided into three subseries – Serial Killer Files, Twisted Tens and Caught on Camera.
With Why Would You Put That on the Internet, Rob got the recognition and popularity he needed at the time. The series, had fans send him the most bizarre and ridiculous things they’ve seen on the web. According to Rob, he receives not less than 100 video submissions weekly, and he has to pick the one with the most humorous commentary
Why Would You Put That on the Internet has become the main comedy series on his YouTube channel.
Apart from Household Hacker, Rob also associates with other YouTubers like Daym Drops, Matthew Santoro, Moonshine Bonanza, Hungry Lights, and BobisWeirdTv.
With about 2.7 million subscribers and an accumulation of over 430 million views as of early 2018, this promising star is said to have an estimated net worth of $500,000. This will probably increase in the coming years.
What Does His Tattoo Mean?
Rob Dyke has multiple tattoos but if you are meeting him for the first time, the one you will probably notice is the one on his wrists which is sigil of Phul – an Olympian spirit who is the lord of the moon.
His other tattoos also seem to be sigils of other Olympian spirits.
The YouTuber is quite on the tall side, standing at 6′ 4″ (1.93 m).
Other Facts You Need To Know about Rob Dyke
According to Rob, each of his videos requires 24 solid hours of researching spanning over three days.
About how he gets his research and materials, he says his comedy series didn’t need any real research and that his material comes from a number of different sources which includes the internet, books, television, documentaries, and newspaper archives.
You can hook up with him on his Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.
Full Name: Rob Dyke
Birth Date: October 28, 1987
Place of Birth: Massachusetts, United States
Sun Sign: Scorpion
Height: 1.93 M
Net Worth: $500,000
Hair Color: Black
Colours of Eyes: Brown