John Peter Bain is a famous commentator on various games and YouTube celebrity, known as Totalbiscuit. He also has other nicknames, The Cynical Brit and TotalHalibut. What is Totalbiscuit’s Net Worth?
John Brain’s Biography
John Brain is a famous YouTube celebrity, video gaming commentator on the same network and other online channels. He was born on 8th of July 1984 in Spennymoor, Britain. Brain has a law degree from the De Montfort University in England.
John Brain was into e-sports and video games since his early life. When he was only 13 years old, he became one of the founders of the “Live 365”, today one of the most successful domains for online radio stations. During the time at the University, Brain was the host of the music show on the University’s radio station called Demon FM. In 2005 John Brain was invited to attend and cover the annual BlizzCon event. This is where he met his future wife and YouTube companion Genna Bain. After the couple got married, they moved to America.
In April 2014 he officially announced that he had been diagnosed with something doctors suspecting might be a colon cancer. Soon after that, Brain started with chemotherapy and radiation, since the medical tests showed that he actually does have a colon cancer. Besides the treatments and chemotherapy, cancer severely spread and affected his liver. In 2017 Brain said that he still has cancer, now in stage 4, but without metastasizing.
John Brain, aka Totalbiscuit, was into e-sports, games, and radio since he was a child. He is one of the founders of the popular Live365. During his time at the De Montfort University, he hosted a music show, dedicated to metal music. Brian became a part of the World of Warcraft Radio station in 2005, where he was hosting a “Blue Plz”. His work on this radio station was recognized and he was invited to attend and cover the BlizzCon event in 2005.
During the recession in 2010, John Brain lost his job as a financial director and he started his own channel on YouTube. The channel was dedicated to gaming and got huge popularity very fast. Brain was also a commentator on The Game Station by StarCraft 2, and worked with great Mike Lamond, aka HuskyStarcraft. Besides his YouTube channel, Brain also had his site Cynicalbrit.com. With Brooke Thorne and Jesse Cox, Brian hosted Co-Optional Podcast on Twitch.tv.
John Brain awards and achievements
Totalbiscuit’s work and talent were recognized by the sites such as the Eurogamer and the Technorati. Will Porter, a Eurogamer personality, called Brain a “champion of indie gaming”. Brian got into the Games Media Brit List in 2014 and won The Game Award the same year.
John Brain’s Net Worth
John Peter Brain started his career with 13 as one of the founders of the Live 365. He was a successful host of the World of Warcraft Radio station, professional e-sports caster and commentator. Brain owns his personal website and YouTube channel. His videos on YouTube gained him more than 400.000 followers. John Brain’s estimated net worth is around $2 million.
Totalbiscuit’s YouTube channel has gained him over two million subscribers, and his fame is on the rise even now. He managed to become the top curator of the platform on a digital distribution called Steam. Bain had a follower number of 400,000 that surpassed that of the next three together. This British commentator and professional e-Sports caster have a net worth of $2 million.
Totalbiscuit or John Bain, moved to America after he got married to Genna Bain. His fanatic acclaim as YouTube gaming commentator and critic is noteworthy. Bain confirmed in 2018 that his cancer was back and he would be trying to be a subject for a clinical trial on the same. He currently hosts the Co-Optional Podcast with Brooke Thorne and Jesse Cox that airs on Twitch.tv.