86-Year-Old Skyrim Streamer Flaunts YouTube Milestone in Heartwarming Fashion

Published 06/15/2022, 8:30 AM EDT

Gamers can never be restricted by anything, especially age. Well, it’s now been proved by an 86-year-old Grandmother who plays Skyrim and streams it too. Popularly, she’s known as the Skyrim Grandma.

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Shirley Curry, which is the real name of the famous Grandma, recently achieved some amazing milestones following her growing fan following on the internet. She went past 1 million YouTube subscribers, recently, which was a huge accomplishment for her.

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A few days ago, Skyrim Grandma officially received the iconic Gold Play Button from the streaming platform. It’s given to a YouTuber when they touch the figure of a million on their channel.

Fans congratulate Skyrim Grandma as she gets YouTube Gold Play Button on hitting 1 million!

For those uninitiated, Shirley Curry is a multi-talented streamer, despite being 86-year-old. She’s into YouTube, vlogging, and gaming. As her online name, Skyrim Grandma, suggests, she’s a highly skilled gamer in Bethesda’s iconic open-world RPG.

She started gaining popularity from her fun and interesting videos on The Elder Scrolls V.

Following much success, she went on to gain 1 million subscribers as well on her YouTube channel last month. Not to mention that it was a memorable moment, not just for her, but for her fans too. Even, the streaming platform had a surprise ready for Skyrim Grandma following her achievement.

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She recently received her well-deserving Gold Play Button for going past 1 million subscribers. It is the ritual that YouTube does whenever a creator’s channel hits this milestone.

Shirley Curry was extremely happy to get her Gold Play Button this month. Moreover, she decided to share her happiness on her Twitter account as well.

As soon as her fans took notice of the tweet, they came out with all the praising words for Skyrim Grandma. They congratulated her on getting the Gold Play Button.

 

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The Elder Scrolls V installment is available for the fans of the franchise on multiple platforms.

Which is your favorite game in the beloved series from Bethesda? Is it the fifth entry or any other offering?

Don’t forget to share your reactions. Let us know in the comments.

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Mintu Tomar

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Mintu Tomar is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. After completing his bachelor's in Philosophy, he has followed his passion for covering news as a budding journalist. He lives and breathes video games and is a die-hard Call of Duty fan.

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