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Do Mukbangers Eat All the Food?

Jason Park
Published by: Jason Park
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Yes, mukbangers eat all the food every time they record a video. It might not look like they can eat all the food, but they actually do. Most mukbanger eat all the food in front of the camera.

This way, the viewers can see that they aren’t being fooled by the mukbanger. They eat huge portions at once, and it is impressive how they don’t get sick. Most viewers, however, cannot eat so much together and have to eat in rounds.

The main reason why mukbanger can eat so much food at once is because of their fast metabolism. These people seem to have a fast metabolism which allows them to eat more food than an average person. This is why mukbanger can do so much in front of the camera without being sick.

If you want to read more about mukbangers, then please keep reading on.

What Is a Mukbanger?

A mukbanger is a person who records themselves eating a lot of food. This is why most mukbangers eat all the food in front of the camera, so it can be proven that they do not fake the video recording for their own gain.

Everyone can become a mukbanger as long as they eat in an appetizing way in front of the camera. Mukbang is the act of recording yourself eating large amounts of food, which you upload online so your audience can see. You can also mukbang with your partner or friends.

Mukbangers are mostly people who like to eat a lot in front of the camera, and they often record themselves eating their favorite foods.

Should You Become a Mukbanger

You should only become a mukbanger if you are willing to do it for several months or years to come. These days becoming a YouTuber requires a lot of consistency and hard work.

So it might take you 10 to 15 videos before you actually gain some traction. Some creators had taken several years before they actually gained some popularity. So it’s very important to know what you’re getting into, especially if you’ve never created these types of videos before.

Another reason why you shouldn’t become a Mukbanger is that most people who watch mukbang videos are female. This means that they might not actually enjoy your content if they don’t like to watch girls eat food in front of the camera.

How Much Does the Food Cost for A Mukbanger

On average, it costs about $50 up to $1000 to eat for one video. The price of the food depends on what type of restaurant. Some places might be cheaper than others, so you will have to search around before you can find a good deal.

Let’s say that it costs $150 dollars for your first mukbang video. After this, you need to buy supplies and ingredients before you can continue with your mukbang videos. This way, the cost of your next video will be lower. The more you order from a certain restaurant or grocery store, the cheaper it gets.

The reason why some mukbang YouTubers eat at expensive restaurants is that they want to have an authentic experience when they’re eating. Not all YouTubers can afford to eat at expensive restaurants, so they choose the cheaper ones.

Another option would be to cook your own food. This is way cheaper than eating at an expensive restaurant, but you might not get the right exposure.

You might not even like the food you cooked. So, it’s up to you whether or not you want to become a YouTuber. If you already have the equipment, then it might be time to start uploading your videos for everyone to see.

What Equipment Do Mukbangers Need

You don’t need any fancy equipment if you want to start mukbang videos. All you really need is a good camera and a tripod. This way you can record everything in front of the camera without any problems.

It’s also important to get a decent microphone so people actually understand what you’re saying. The last thing you want is bad audio, which makes it impossible for the viewers to like your videos.

You might be interested in buying some lights so you won’t record yourself in the dark. When doing these types of videos, it’s important to bring out your personality. If people see that you are having fun while recording the video, then they will have more fun watching you eat.


All in all, mukbang videos are a great way to start a YouTube channel. There is a lot of potential in these types of videos, so try to record yourself as much as possible. If you have a passion for it and you feel like this could be your thing, then go for it.

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    Jason Park

    Jason has been living in Seoul for over 4 years, and during that time, he has experienced many of the city's hidden stores. He loves to write about his experiences and share them with others. Jason has been quoted and referenced by different major media companies like Mashed, Distractify, ThePrint and TastingTable. In his free time, he likes to watch Korean dramas and learn more about Korean culture.

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