Hololive Terminates Vtuber Uruha Rushia’s Contract For Leaking Info
Cowl Company, the mum or dad firm of Hololive, introduced the termination of contract with Digital YouTuber Uruha Rushia on Thursday, Feb 24, 2022 as a consequence of contract breaches. The Vtuber was accused of distributing “false data to 3rd events and has been leaking data, together with communications concerning enterprise issues.”
The corporate acknowledged of their press launch that Rushia’s YouTube channel and membership service will likely be shut down, deleting all her work, across the finish of March 2022.
In response to Cowl, Rushia’s actions have “triggered the corporate to endure reputational injury,” and the corporate intends to tell its different related abilities to make sure that such incidents don’t happen sooner or later.
Cowl Corp didn’t state precisely what data was leaked that led to Rushia’s dismissal. Rushia has not made an announcement herself on her termination.
Her most up-to-date tweet got here on February 14, by which she apologized for rumours circulating a couple of attainable relationship with fashionable on-line musician ‘Mafumafu.’
Mafumafu addressed the allegations in a tweet final Friday obliquely referring to Rushia: “I grew to become good associates with that particular person by means of video games. Final evening, I made contact to play a recreation collectively. I’m sorry for the discomfort I triggered to many individuals. It’s not true that we dwell collectively.”
As of the publishing of this text, a Japanese YouTube video claiming to comprise data straight from Rushia has gotten over 1.7 million views.
Uruha Rushia was one among Hololive’s greatest VTubers with practically 1.6 million subscribers on YouTube. She made her debut on July 18, 2019.
Her official English profile describes her as “a necromancer from the Underworld Academy who just isn’t good at speaking with folks. She doesn’t need to be alone, nevertheless, which is why she talks to the spirits and the damned.”
Rushia is the world’s highest Superchat earner of all time, in response to Playboard’s analysis on YouTube’s Superchat statistics. As of February 14, 2022, she had earned round 379 million yen (US$3.2 million) in complete. In January alone, she earned 17 million yen (virtually $150,000 USD).
Supply: Cowl Corp, ANN