Fans of YouTuber MrBeast are confused and furious at the same time as rumors about the YouTuber’s death have been making rounds on the Internet.
Previously, social media users reacted similarly when they assumed Nikita Dragun was dead after her YouTube video implied that she had passed away.
However, we can confirm that MrBeast is alive and well.
No, MrBeast is not dead
If you’re on Twitter you might have come across a post that claimed MrBeast had passed away.
The tweet shared by the user “Anything Bot” included a picture of the YouTuber with the caption “MrBeast has sadly passed away.”
The post soon went viral and fans started to panic.
However, there is no proof to back up the claim and their bio clear states “NOTE: Our tweets are jokes so don’t take them seriously.”
The YouTuber is alive and active on social media
MrBeast has been actively sharing posts on his social media accounts even after the above tweet about his death was shared.
He took to Instagram a few hours ago to share an update on his new charity venture ‘Team Seas’ as it has collected millions in donations.
MrBeast also appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live along with Mark Rober, who has partnered him for the charity work.
Angry fans shut down death rumors
Rumors about MrBeast’s death didn’t sit well with his fans, as they have slammed the person behind the account responsible for the hoax.
One tweeted, “STOP TELLING LIES about Mr beast because he was on a Jimmy Kimmel show talking about a donation and helping out to get rid of trash on the beach. He’s not dead. Mr beast is not dead”
Another wrote, “Why would you believe it when he was perfectly well hours ago and had literally no physically problems”
“Full bag of cap, he’s still alive and he’s living his best life right now,” said another fan.