Cinnabar, also known as "CinnabarTF" or "CinnabarPyro" and commonly referred to as just "Cin", is a gaming YouTuber and Twitch streamer who primarily focuses on the online free-to-play game Team Fortress 2. He lives in England, and often makes references to British pop-culture in his videos.
Cinnabar started his channel in June of 2014. Although his current channel is not his first, it is the only one of his channels to gain popularity. After switching his focus from Minecraft to TF2 in spring 2015, his channel quickly started to gain popularity. He now has a cult following within the Team Fortress 2 community.
Videos & Streams
Cinnabar's videos are primarily about Team Fortress 2, and many of his videos are live recordings of him, and sometimes other YouTubers doing unconventional things in Team Fortress 2. He also does many scripted videos, often criticizing certain aspects of the game.
Running series about TF2 include and have included:
- "Contracts" - Cinnabar tries to complete various contracts in the game as fast as possible
- "What's That Loadout!?" (discontinued) - Cinnabar took suggestions for loadouts from viewers
- "Challenge Time" (discontinued) - Cinnabar takes challenges from viewers, the viewer who suggests the challenge that gets into the video gets a free signed item.
Cinnabar also does videos about other games, including Nuclear Throne, Lethal League, Rocket League, Fallout 4, Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, among other titles.
Cinnabar often collaborates with other YouTubers in the TF2 community. Frequent collaborators include:
Cinnabar co-hosts a podcast will fellow YouTuber Pinstripe entitled "Idle Talk", which currently releases roughly every 2 weeks.
Excluding his appearances on his own channel, Cinnabar has also appeared on a number of other things in the past. He once appeared, on a special episode of LazerzZ's "Deep in the Bowels" podcast as a guest. He also appeared in a Minecraft survival-roleplay competition called "The Tale of Kingdoms". This was before the creation of his current channel, running from the 13th of June 2014 to the 16th of July 2014.
He has also appeared in a short animation by Sn0wy entitled "Things TF2 Players say".
- Cinnabar's favourite YouTuber is Jontron.
- Cinnabar's favourite game of all time is EarthBound.
- Cinnabar is short-sighted.