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BGMI Star Player's MortaL and Thug's YouTube channels hacked & renamed

Two of the most popular esports stars' YouTube channels were hacked and renamed, much to the surprise of the mobile gaming community. Naman "MortaL" Mathur and Animesh "Thug" Agarwal were the owners of the channel.
8bit Creatives' CEO and Managing Director is Thug, and MortaL is also a member of the organisation. MortaL and Thug are both co-founders of Team SouL, a well-known esports organisation.
Mortal & Thug
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Team SauL
Team SouL has been in the spotlight for a week as they cinched the champions title in the Battlegrounds Mobile India Pro Series (BMPS) Season 1.
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The About and Channels section of both the YouTube channels have been wiped clean.
Both YouTube channels of the BGMI gamers have been renamed "MicroStrategy US
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The channels also started live-streaming a video titled, “Michael Saylor: Do Not Sell Anything! Bitcoin To hit $50K in July! Celsius Network and 3AC Update.” The video has now been removed
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
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While MortaL’s videos and playlists are still the same, only three videos and a handful of playlists from Thug have been recovered so far. The About and Channels section of both the YouTube channels have been wiped clean.
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Both BGMI stars have issued concerns over the hack on their channel via Twitter. Thug tweeted that both his and MortaL’s YouTube channel has been hacked and tagged YouTube Creators and YT Creators India, urging them to directly message his concerns.
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
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