Pokemon is one of his favorite games and GameBoy is one of his favorite gaming consoles. He is also a big fan of anime. He began the #MakeWhiskersNotCuts trend and he has a devoted fanbase called #NyeFamily.
In early 2014, he became romantically involved with fellow web personality NyeMads. The two subsequently began referring to themselves as 'Mavid.' One of their most popular videos is "Pocky Game," which was uploaded in December 2014. They got married in 2016.
In January 2016 he started his music career and released a cover "Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol", He's currently working on his first album.