#16 – Zak Robinson - Gaming YouTuber & Entrepreneur
This week we are joined by Zac Robinson. Zac is a gaming YouTuber & Entrepreneur. He is heavily involved with the strategy game 'Age Of Empires' and he is one of few people who has brought the game back to the community and has greatly increased the games popularity. Zac's channel 'Zero Empires' has over 100,000 subscribers on YouTube & over 35,000 followers on Twitch. He is currently working on his new project 'Escape Gaming'. The company provides a complete start to finish hosting & broadcasting service for e sports specific events. Escape gaming hosted hosted an Age Of Empires II Tournament at Gamescom 2017 - Which was the largest gaming convention in the world, with over 300,000 attendees.
You can follow Zac Robinson on: Instagram @zeroempires YouTube @ZeroEmpires Twitch @ZeroEmpires Escape Gaming ( https://escape.gg/)
Timestamps: 1.40 - Background & Story 2.30 - ZeroEmpires beginning 4.00 - What did you want to do when you were younger 5.00 - Software Engineering 11.45 - Future of Age Of Empires 22.45 - Learning the game 37.00 - Advice to an aspiring YouTuber 40.00 - Challenges with being a YouTuber 44.00 - Favorite part of being a YouTuber 55.30 - Failures & the lessons learned 1.04.31 - Importance of relaxing 1.09.30 - Final Thoughts
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