Founded in 2017 by William "Scarra" Li and Imane "Pokimane" Anys, OfflineTV is a collective of content creators on Twitch and YouTube who live together in a content house based in Los Angeles, California.
During its creation, OTV featured LilyPichu, Disguised Toast, PokeLawls, BasedYoona, and Fedmyster, apart from the founders.The online social entertainment group is widely recognized for its content, including prank videos, vlogs, and games that feature many OTV members.
It has grown to include the likes of budding content creators Yvonnie, Michael Reeves, Sydeon, Masayoshi, and QuarterJade.As one might assume, with a star-studded lineup, OTV has never been far from controversies owing to outspoken members or issues ranging from s*xual assault allegations, a cheating scandal, and even claims of lack of diversity within the group. Note: This article is subjective and reflects the writer's opinions. It's only fitting to start this list with a controversy involving one of the founding members of OfflineTV, Federico "Fedmyster" Gaytan.
The original editor of the group, Fedmyster, had sexual assault allegations leveled against him by several women including fellow OTV members LilyPichu and Yvonnie, alleging Gaytan made s*xually charged comments and even touched women without their consent.The ensuing drama saw OTV seemingly implode at the seams as the house was criticized for handling the situation after an anonymous source leaked a 25-page document alleging Pokimane was manipulating the narrative and that she was still friends with Fedmyster.Ultimately, Gaytan was let go by OTV on June 28, 2020, which was announced via a Tweet from the organization's official handle.Albert "Sleightlymusical" Chang was at the top of hisRead more on sportskeeda.com