Who is Tabbes?
Tabbes is an American 'YouTube' animator and meme artist. She is popular for her storytime videos on her 'YouTube' channel. Tabbes uses her animation skills to share her stories and her thoughts about life. Her animated character, which is the face of her videos and stories, is identified by a paper-made crown, which has now changed from white to gold, and a baseball bat. Tabbes has always projected a dark, blunt, edgy, and honest image in her content. She often uses expletives in her videos. Despite being so dark and brutally honest in keeping her opinions forward, Tabbes infuses a comic element in her content. This unique combination has earned her an impressive fan base.
Rise to Fame
Tabbes joined the 'YouTube' community on September 10, 2015, by launching her self-titled channel. However, she took a few more months to upload the first video. Tabbes published her first animation video, 'Artist Problems,' on April 28, 2016. She did not have to wait too long to have millions of views on her channel, as her debut animation video on 'YouTube' got her over a million views. Tabbes has not posted too many videos on her channel, but she has still managed to earn an impressive viewer base. Most of her videos on the channel have views in millions. With around 11 million views, 'Being Mute for 3 Years' is the most-viewed video on the channel. The video tells the experience of her not talking throughout middle school. Currently, Tabbes has more than 1.5 million subscribers on the platform.
Tabbes posts on 'Instagram' and 'Twitter,' too, where she has acquired 287 thousand and 143 thousand followers, respectively. Her collection of meme strips is called 'Paper Crown' and is available on 'Webtoon.' Her graphic merchandise line is available on 'crowdmade.com.'
Her most notable collaborations have been with 'YouTube' cartoonist 'TheOdd1sOut' and animator 'ChillyPanda.' In 2017, Tabbes released a film titled 'TheOdd1sOut,' which she created with James Rallison, She got featured in the 2017 and the 2018 'YouTube Rewind,' an annual series or mashup of videos created by 'YouTube.'
Tabbes shares her stories through her animated character that wears a small crown. In one of her videos, Tabbes had mentioned that it is just a paper crown. The character has under-eye bags to project that Tabbes is overworked, stressed, and "tired 24/7 but still alive." One of her defining characteristics is similar to that of 'Deadpan Snarker,' a sarcastic and occasionally whimsical character. Tabbes is often labeled as serious, cynical, and gritty, in comparison to a few of her fellow "animate my life" ''YouTubers.'' She is brutally honest, too. Tabbes also draws 'Pokémon' characters.
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Family & Personal Life
Tabbes was born on July 28, 1997, in Nevada. In one of her videos published in 2017, she mentioned having a Korean descent. Tabbes currently stays in Connecticut. She has a younger brother. She is a tomboy and enjoys competitive sports. She is a close friend of 'ChillyPanda.'
Tabbes has a ferret. Her favorite colors are green, black, and white. She loves to watch the 'YouTube' channel 'Valueteinment.'