One of Indonesia’s most famous gaming streamers and celebrities, Reza Oktovian, or familiarly called Reza Arap received Rp 1 billion (USD 80k) donation when he streamed the game Ragnarok X: Next Generation on Saturday, July 3, 2021. Reza Arap is also famous for being a member of Weird Genius, a music group that made the hit Latih.
The donation occurred when Reza was live-streaming the game Ragnarok X: Next Generation, an officially licensed Ragnarok franchise. The Weird Genius member did not expect to receive such a large amount of donations during the live streaming session. The streamer was initially amazed by a Rp 10 million donation by a fan named Doni Salmanan less than five minutes at the beginning. The donation, however, did not stop there. Doni Salmanan increased the donation, and within 15 minutes, Doni’s donation had reached Rp 450 million, until finally reached Rp 1 billion, which marked the donation that Reza Arap had received so far. Shortly after, Reza had the chance to reach out Doni, he turned out to be a sincere fan of Reza who really liked him.
With the number of viewers peaked from 4000 to 40,000, the episode soon became trending across the country. The audience was not only curious to find out Doni, but also drawn to the game that Reza played.