What happened to AnimatedJames? Update on YouTuber


The fortunes of viral media figures are often fickle in nature. It only takes a few clips to grab viewers’ attention and before you know it, one huge video can launch your e-personality into the stratosphere. This is especially true if you are able to convey a strong sense of enthusiasm about a specific topic in a way that is unique to you.

AnimeJames enjoyed a large following, but after reports of certain details of his fetish came to light, he deactivated his social handles.

So what really happened to AnimatedJames?

If you are a “Brony” ie a man who is a huge fan of My little Pony, then there’s a good chance you’ve heard of animated James. The voice actor, musician and host would create tons of videos featuring a variety of popular video games and cartoon characters and then upload them to YouTube and other social platforms.

His most popular videos can be found in the MLP vs. Sonic series, which featured characters from My little Pony and Sonic the hedgehog. OOf course, the Blue Ball itself was in the clips, but it also starred Knuckles, Tails, and Amy from the franchise.

According to Social blade, AnimatedJames had a large YouTube site where subscribers regularly viewed its content: some 946,000 to be exact.

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Source: YouTube

This resulted in a reported monthly income of $ 1,000 to $ 16,800, which isn’t bad for someone who is actively working on their interests and constantly improving their animation skills.

However, according to The fault cafe “he [James] quit doing animation and all other artwork in 2018 due to the leak of his fetishistic coprophilia art on 4chan’s cartoon board, which led to widespread mockery. “

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Coprophilia is defined as a fetish for gas. Various reports from those following James’ online career seem to corroborate that his reason for stopping creating new content under the AnimatedJames banner is due to his portrayals of sexualized farts of various animated characters.

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Is AnimatedJames still alive?

There is no shortage of unverified claims on the internet, but a rumor started that sometime after AnimatedJames was “exposed” as a fart lover, he committed suicide.

He was even referenced in a Reddit thread about the artist, however, many believed that the source indicating AJ (real name James W. Barkley) was specious at best.

In a Reddit thread someone posted asking where James was, some commentators said James hadn’t really “given up” internet animation altogether. Instead, it looks like James renamed himself Neurodicc.

People noticed that the account’s art style was almost identical to AnimatedJames, however, as of this writing, Neurodicc hasn’t uploaded much.

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“He’s apparently now called ‘Neuroddic.’ It’s unconfirmed, but his art style is very similar to James, and they both ‘took a break’,” Nichromo221 said of the change. reported by James.

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The same Redditor also claims that they “discovered his new fetish account on DeviantArt” but was reluctant to share the information so James could preserve his privacy, especially after the ridicule he suffered once her fart fetish has gone public.


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