Youtuber DaFuq!?Boom!’s series about Skibidi Toilet monsters and cameramen who wage war against each other has racked up hundreds of millions of views.
The show, drawn in the style of the game Garry’s Mod, began with a joke video of a head popping out of a toilet to the meme sound of Skibidi Dop Dop Dop Yes Yes Yes.
In 2021, a blogger with the nickname DaFuq!?Boom! released a video of a drawn meme head sticking out of a toilet bowl, in the style of the computer game Garry’s Mod. In 2023, another DaFuq!?Boom! video featuring a head peeking out of a toilet bowl to the viral tiktok sound of Skibidi Dop Dop Dop Yes Yes Yes went viral on the internet. On the wave of popularity youtuber launched a series Skibidi Toilet, where the very character – the head in the toilet bowl or Skibidi Toilet – became the main antagonist.
According to the plot of the series, Skibidi Toilets are trying to take over the city, turning people into their own kind. On the defense of humanity become kameramen – monsters with human bodies and heads in the form of surveillance cameras. With each episode the confrontation between the Skibidi Toilets and the cameramen intensifies – the latter try to flush the heads down the toilets, blow them up or shoot them. Skibidi Toilets have a leader – G-man Skibidi, the character G-Man from Half-Life.
It’s impossible to predict in advance which video will be so viral that it will garner tens of millions of views. It happens quite often. Then the wave of popularity subsides until a new video appears on the web. But the videos about Skibidi Toilets are unique in that they have turned from a viral video into a popular series.
The latest episodes of the series feature new monster wrestlers with Skibidi Toilets with heads shaped like speakers and TVs. Each video gains tens of millions of views both on the YouTube channel DaFuq!?Boom! and in tiktok. As of this writing, 56 short episodes have been released.
What are Skibidi Toilets
Skibidi Toilets is an internet meme that became popular in 2021. It quickly spread on social media and messengers. Skibidi Toilets originally appeared as a video in which a guy repeating the phrase “Skibidi Toilets” while changing in a restroom.
The series, which started out as a joke video, has launched a whole universe: fans of DaFuq!?Boom!’s work are making videos where they parody Skibidi Toilets and build monsters out of Lego constructors.
The video was shot with humor and casualness, which drew laughter from viewers.
The video then went viral on the internet and users began creating their own versions of the meme. Skibidi Toilets began to be used in different contexts and situations, adding humor and playfulness to communication.
Thus, Skibidi Toilets are an internet meme that became popular due to its funniness and ability to be used in different contexts.
Who invented Skibidi Toilets
The first video was published by a user with the nickname DaFuq!?Boom! – this is Alexey Gerasimov, a student at the Patrice Lumumba Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia. The author of the first video himself did not imagine that the Skibidi Toilets would make such a sensation all over the world.
The character Dafuq?!Boom!, as fans have noticed, appeared in 45, 46, 47, 48 , 52 and 55 episodes.
The main difference between the videos is that each of them features a version of Timbaland’s song Give It To Me along with the Skibidi Dop Yes Yes meme. True there is a version that the song is originally sung by Muzik Dag?t?m, but that’s not so important now.
What is the series about Skibidi Toilets about
You can watch the series from any episode, each series has a complete plot. At the heart of it is the conflict between the villains Skibidi-toilets and the main characters of the series – agents-cameras, agents-columns and agents-TVs.
There are two ways to defeat the Skibidi Toilet:
- Press the flush button and thus flush the singing head down the toilet,
- Smash the singing head with any heavy object you can get your hands on.
The exception to the rule is the G-man Skibidi Toilet. This is a huge toilet with the head of G-Man from the Half-Life series of games, the leader of all Skibidi Toilets. He has laser beams shooting out of his eyes, and there’s also a Skibidi faith stone. Skibidi-G-man is capable of blowing up houses and destroying entire cities. First appeared in episode seven. After that, he appeared frequently, though not in every episode.
Why Skibidi Toilets have become so popular
A video clip with a guy repeating the phrase “Skibidi Toilets” with humor and ease, caused laughter among viewers. This attracted attention and became the basis for the creation of memes and parodies.
The video quickly spread in social networks and messengers, users began to share it with friends, which led to its popularization.
Skibidi Toilets can be used in a variety of situations and contexts, adding humor and playfulness to communication. This makes it versatile and appealing to a wide audience.
Users started creating their own versions of the meme, adding their creativity and originality to it. This contributed to the spread of Skibidi Toilets.
The popularity of Skibidi Toilets is due to their funniness, the possibility of use in different contexts and the massive participation of users in their dissemination.