10 Jacksepticeye Let's Play Redditors' Favorite Game
Thanks to amazing, fan-favorite Let's Play series like this one, jacksepticeye is one of the biggest gaming YouTubers in the world.
Jacksepticeye hosted a massive Thanksgiving livestream on YouTube, featuring guests like Jack Black, Valkyrae and Markiplier, raising more than $10 million for charity. Of course, Jack (real name Seán McLoughlin) did almost more than that during the year, continuing to produce tons of great gaming content on YouTube.
He had a lengthy playthrough of God of War: Ragnarok back in November, and this is just the latest installment in his sprawling Let's Play series catalog, which includes countless fan favorites. As for which ones are the most popular, the Redditor took the time to share highlights from his time on YouTube.
Jacksepticeye's Minecraft Series
Considering how many YouTubers found success during Minecraft's initial popularity explosion, it's hard to believe that Jack didn't actually give the game a fair chance until 2019. Inspired by the game's renaissance, he finally got fans excited by trying to play through the survival mode in an episode titled "Playing Minecraft for the First Time."
Redditor LilSwot commented that they "really love his Minecraft series", noting that it "looks like a lot of fun". Given the large number of experienced And for skilled Minecraft players on YouTube, Jack's playthrough isn't the place to finish the game. Instead, it's his uniquely fresh take on the game and his trademark humor that make his Minecraft series worth watching.
Jacksepticeye's Teardown Miniseries
Not all Let's Play series have to be super long to provide a lot of entertainment, as evidenced by how much fun Jacksepticeye manages to pack into just 5 episodes of Teardown. Starting with the episode "THIS GAME LETS YOU DESTROY EVERYTHING", Jack immediately begins creating mayhem by taking advantage of the freedom a fully destructible game offers.
Redditor Ben-Robbo-777 loved watching this late 2021 episode and called it "AMAZING!" Jacksepticeye's videos are usually the funniest when he's completely off track, so it's him playing He's often at his best in more free-form games like this.
Jacksepticeye's Kindergarten Playthrough
The popularity of a plethora of weird and often grotesque indies is thanks in part to YouTubers like Jacksepticeye, and Kindergarten is no exception. Marketed as a puzzle adventure game, the kindergarten's kid-friendly setting belies a strange and surprisingly gory video game.
Redditor Kamikazeguy7 is a fan who loves Jack's exaggerated reaction to the game's odd details and comment "Dude, no kindergarten[…] love?" From the first episode, titled "How could you do this to a child?", Jack shows why he's the perfect person to enjoy the weirdness of the game, and even finds plenty of humor in the more mundane playground sections.
Jacksepticeye's One-Off Playthrough Of The Beginner's Guide
As Let's Play spread across multiple episodes on YouTube became the norm, it automatically made the exceptions more memorable. This may be part of the reason why Jacksepticeye finished The Beginner's Guide (titled "The Powerful Experience") in 2015, a favorite of Redditor Arch_Stanton1862 for years.
Besides the fact that it's included in a single video, they also consider it one of his best games, as the game is "very powerful and [it's] the video makes you think." In fact, the Beginner's Guide may be a misconception to call it a game, since it too is a non-linear reflection of what it means to be human, and to Jack's credit, it takes its abstract nature in stride.
Jacksepticeye's The Last Guardian Playthrough
Jacksepticeye may be a YouTuber known for his sense of humor, but he's also an avid gamer, and Encountered most while playing a game he really loves. That's probably why many, including Redditor Rudrahp72, consider Jack's Last Guardian Game one of his best games.
The first episode titled "I've Been Waiting So Long!!!" was released around the time The Last Guardian was released in 2016, and it's clear Jack is enthusiastic about the studio's title Behind the Shadow of the Colossus. As expected, he makes it through the game quickly in the massive hour-long episode.
Jacksepticeye's Original Subnautica Playthrough
Fans of the iconic ocean survival horror game have been spoiled for choice over the years, with Jacksepticeye playing an early development version of Subnautica in 2015, followed by its full release in 2018, and most recently, Subnautica: Below Zero. Redditor BuffCrowTillHesOP commented that they "really loved the original Subnautica series".
Jack starts the game with his trademark sense of humor, however, as the first episode title of DAMN NATURE YOU SCARY! It's clear that the game gets a lot of real scares from YouTubers. While it may be difficult to watch for viewers who have seen how far the game has come since then, the classic gameplay Still a nostalgic treat.
Jacksepticeye's Undertale Playthrough
Depending on whether they're playing blind and whether they're going pacifist or genocidal, Undertale gameplay can look very different, which is why fans are happy that Jack did all 3 all the way in 2015. Redditor DansGameDen was far from the only fan who rated the playthrough as their favorite, commenting that they "loved the dub."
It's not for nothing that Undertale is known as one of the best indie RPGs, its characters are truly haunting. Having Jack give them all a voice and bring everyone to life in creative and hilarious ways just adds to the experience for some. Starting with this episode of SHOW SOME MERCY, Jack proves he can do unique games justice.
Jacksepticeye's Until Dawn Series
Playing a horror game can be a nightmarish experience, but that's what makes watching YouTubers like Jacksepticeye struggle with the game so cathartic. Redditor amberlyinviolet is a fan of Jack's horror games, but specifically mentioned his Until Dawn series because they even "got my parents into Until Dawn".
With a great story, spectacular moments, and some obligatory scares, Until Dawn is a Universal appeal, and Jack gets the best out of it simply by responding to it in his own bombastic way. Episode 1, "The Cabin in the Woods," was just a taste of what's to come, and there's hardly a better episode to showcase the best of Let's Plays horror.
Jacksepticeye's Detroit: Become Human Playthrough
One of Jacksepticeye's most viewed Let's Plays from 2018 was his walkthrough of Detroit: Become Human. The first episode, titled "Fantastic Beginning," has garnered 18 million views alone, and it's safe to say the series has a huge following.
One, Redditor existential_chaos, commented that they "really love" the series. It's clear that Jack loves the game, too, and maybe even jokes less than usual in order to give the game and the characters the care and attention they deserve, and it pays off.
Jacksepticeye's Let's Play of Night In The Woods
As an indie game with a delightful story, unique world, and memorable characters, few games fit Jacksepticeye's Let's Play style better than Night in the Woods. Redditor TaffyRhiii certainly thinks so, commenting that it's "by far my favorite game he's played."
via In the first episode, THINGS SURE HAVE CHANGED, Jack is clearly captivated by the game, and his enjoyment of the game is infectious to the audience. On top of that, the playthroughs contain some hilariously hilarious moments that just aren't possible in any other game.