Popular female YouTube streamer Valkyrae announces that she will be taking an undefined time break from YouTube because of her travel plans with OfflineTv.
“I’m gonna be gone for a while,” says at the beginning of her latest YouTube stream. Rachell “Rae” Hotfstetter, better known as Valkyrae, is one of the most followed and loved female YouTube streamers.
However, she is going to disappear from the spotlight for some time soon.
In a clip from her latest stream, she announces that she will be taking some days or weeks off from her regular YouTube streams because of her travel plans with OfflineTv.
While she didn’t give much away about many of the travel plans, she did confirm that she will be joining the OfflineTV crew on their recently confirmed Japan trip.
“I heard Scarra talked about it already so I can talk about it. It’s official. Got my tickets,” Rae told her fans tuned in live.
OfflineTV, or OTV for short, is the popular content creation group made up of the likes of Pokimane, LilyPichu, Disguised Toast, and many more.
Many of the members rose to popularity by playing League of Legends, however, they all now have a hand in gaming content as well as a vlog and a variety of content.
Although Valkyrae is not an official member of OTV, she is friends with almost everyone from the OTV and can be seen engaging with them regularly on her streams.
Why is Valkyrae taking a break from YouTube?
OTV co-founder Scarra announced that the members of OTV will be going on a trip to Japan just like they did last year.
“OTV will be going to Japan next month,” they confirmed. “We’ll have a more official announcement with all the people going, but I can officially say, it’ll be one of the few things that we’re going to be doing.”
In the announcement he did not mention which members of the OTV will be going on the Japan trip however, Valkyrae has already confirmed that she will be the first non-official member of the OTV to join them on the trip.
Valkyrae explains why she is taking a long break
In her stream, she later explains that she has a lot planned for this trip and this might be just the beginning of her travel plans.
“There’s more. Right after Japan, I can’t really say where exactly, but I’m going somewhere else right after. I will announce where and with who, when I am able to, but it was kinda confirmed today so literally right when the Japan trip is over I am going to this other location.”
He also mentions that she will be going to New York after this trip although there are no exact dates of these trips.