• In May 2013, Shadypenguinn's debut as a Pokétuber began with a Let's Play of Pokémon Dark Rising and commentated Pokémon Showdown battles.

His channel features a range of Pokémon related content from nuzlockes to WiFi battles with subscribers. He has since expanded out into other games with an ongoing series featuring Steam games and a series dedicated to Hearthstone, and YiGiOh Duel Links.

Shadypenngiun (Jonathan Indovino)
Date joined March 26, 2013

(4 years ago)

Views Approx. 126M
Subscribers Approx. 439K
Videos Approx. 1840
Status Active
Twitter @ShadyPenguinn

He requests WiFi battles with fans regularly via Twitter, which he then records and posts onto his YouTube channel. He is also a popular streamer, with a following of about 500,000 (shadypenguinn stats). His channel exploded in popularity early 2014 to late 2015. He also owns his own card shop and hold tournaments there.

As off 2017, Shadypenguinn has shifted his focus from Pokémon to other games. A few of these games include: YuGiOh Duel Links, Hearthstone and the DBZ Dokkan mobile game. He still uploaded a few Pokémon videos, mainly "Soul links". The two most recent being with TheKingNappy and Sacred.

Trivia Edit

  • He has a wife named Sarah who has appeared in a few of his videos, and whom he often refers to as Shady Lady.
  • His mottos/slogans are "But above all else, keep it shady!" and "It's a crit!" as well as "IT'S PRIMARY ICE", "THE D/C!", and "I SUMMON BIRD-FACE"
  • He is the coach of the New York Mankeys.
  • He is Italian.
  • His mascot Delibird.
  • He made the shadylocke
  • Shady's friends claim him to be seven foot tall, but we have no evidence that this is the case. His best friend Drew aka "NiPPles" says that he is only about 6' 1" also in a TCG unboxing he said he is 6' 2" and Sara is 5' 7".
  • He is often found showing deep appreciation for his subscriber, the Shady People, and has stated multiple times that he considers himself to be the most lucky person in the world because he gets to make a living doing what he loves.
  • As a second interest he plays the guitar and likes to write music and poetry.
  • He lives in Long Island, NY.
  • He is the coach of the NEW YORK Mankeys
  • Despite the name and mascot, Shadypenguin's favorite pokemon is Vulpix
  • He is "the tallest penguin in all the land"
  • Sibling of GameBoyLuke
  • PG, PG-13 content