Love hanging out on YouTube regularly to stay up to speed with the gaming side of things? There is of course the likes of IGN and G4 with frequent updates to their channels, but there's some really good stuff hiding in between which most people probably aren't even aware of.

Love hanging out on YouTube regularly to stay up to speed with the gaming side of things? There is of course the likes of IGN and G4 with frequent updates to their channels, but there's some really good stuff hiding in between which most people probably aren't even aware of.

Let Mashable's guide, entitled "5 Essential YouTube Channels for Gamers" enhance your channel subscription feed to keep you well and truly enthralled in the gaming realm. It is assured once you start hitting up these channels, they'll keep you coming back for more.

"Promoted by some of the best gaming websites, such as ScrewAttack and Machinima, these gamers are known for bringing in-depth knowledge, radical gameplay and a dash of humor for good measure. Some of them are gonzo, some are straight-laced, and still others are so mind-blowingly ridiculous that they can border on NSFW. What you won’t see here is the same hot video game everywhere you look: from old-school classics to underground indie games, every platform gets its moment in the spotlight".

Source: Mashable