When it comes to online gaming, then there are two sets of people one who plays the game and others who review those games and upload their review videos on the website and share further on social channels. ProJared as he is famous in YouTube community; however, his original name is Jared Knabenbauer who is renowned for his video reviews.
He is known for his comic video game review and is a well-known YouTuber. Some of his work includes a playthrough of a Pokémon game with several self-imposed rules called Nuzlocke, One Minute Reviews and ProReviews series. He used to review the older matches more than any newer games, and usually, he posts his expert review annual top ten list of game videos.
ProJared is not just famous for his game reviews; he also is known for his other works like ScrewAttack. Professional Jared or ProJared was in the past known as Dungeon Master Jared or DMJared, and now he has one million subscribers.
Including Jirad and Markipiler, ProJared has his grump-head among these three non-game grumps.
Biography of Jared Knabenbauer and his Age
In the year 1985 of August 28, Jared was born in Wisconsin (Green Bay). He is older than his fraternal twin brother named Derek. His brother is also a famous YouTube personality and popularly known as DKlarations. While they were growing up, they played the new edition of D&D games (Dungeons and Dragons) with their familiar friends. His passion for D&D games inspired Jared to start his review career and uploaded his comic reviews about the D&D games on YouTube. Hence, he names his channel DM Jared.
On the YouTube channel, he started his internet career in the year 2006 of November 20. However, he began reviewing videos and uploading his video reviews in the year 2010 only. Later he changed to ProJared which gives him access to review other gaming platforms as well. So, when he decided to expand his career in video reviewing, hence change the name of his YouTube community.
He has always been considered as one of the best game reviewers than others. Hence, he started reviewing games and make a good career out of it. His first review was on “Two Worlds” where he earned a fun review video. However, he realized later that he had done an honest and kind discussion about the game. Other game reviews he did are Hydilde and Drake of the 99 Dragons.
His sarcastic style and facial expressions added more weight to his game review videos and admired by many of his fans online. He is blessed with the quality of delivering the professional review with high-quality comedy and is much devoted to his work. With his relatable performance and down-to-earth attitude, he has been admired a lot among his millions of fans.
Career Growth of Jared Knabenbauer
Jared is also a writer and an actor and is known for projects like PeanutButterGame in the year 2009, The National Dex in the year 2012 and ProJared in the year 2010. Even he has other channel called ProJaredPlays where he covers newer games and does Let’s Play as well as conduct Nuzlocke Pokémon challenges.
Earlier Jared was the Assistant Store Manager at GameStop and served the position between 2004 and 2009. It was before he was employed at ScrewAttack. Then be joined the ScrewAttacker’s (Game Attack) as a Manager in the year 2011 when he was formally hired at ScrewAttack. He also co-hosted SideScrollers, and he was the host of Hard News. Even he wrote many episodes of a video game called Top Ten and Vault.
He also completed the Nametag series which aired on ScrewAttacks, and it was one of the significant achievements in his internet career that puts him on the limelight. He co-wrote, edited and acted in those series with his colleagues. In the gaming industry, Jared considers this series as a big break opportunity.
In the year 2012, he left the company to concentrate on his video series which started becoming famous during that time of the year. They include Nuzloce, One mInute Review and ProReview series. His significant and last project for the company was Newsroom, which is somewhat similar to Nametag.
In the year 2014 when NormalBoot relaunched their website, Jared joined them which is run by Jon Jafari along some of his colleagues. Those YouTubers include The Completionist, PeanutButterGamer, and JonTron.
Jared also featured in Comedy City which was an improv comedy group where he used a similar concept as Whose Line is it anyway. He also showcases some of his improvs in his YouTube channel.
In the year 2015 Nickelodeon show Game Shaker’s first episode also included Jared in a cameo role. This was his first appearance on television. Also, he also appeared in Table Flip as a guest in their playthroughs of One Night Ultimate Werewolf and King of Tokyo. Later, he also marked his presence in Grumpcade as the first guest where he played the role of Vice Project Doom along Ross.
In the year 2016, ProJared started operating with Commander Holly, Action, Camera, Anne Prosser Robinson in Dice and NateWantsToBattle.
The award-winning artist, designer, and cosplayer, Heidi Lynn O’Ferral is the wife of actor, writer, game reviewer and gamer Jared Knabenbauer. In the year 1988 of April 1, she was born in Texas. In the year 2014, these two gamers and internet personalities got married. He also featured Heidi in Jared’s Asago Academy series where she portrayed the role of Hana and made all the decisions in the game.
She performed in one of the episodes of The Game of Chasers and worked in the department of art for the short film Solstice. She not only excels in foam fabrication and makeup but also very good at sewing and leatherworks. Through the years her cosplays keep getting impressive and more complex. Most of her work can be a witnessed on her website and Twitter where showcases most of her work.