Doctor DooM wrote: »
Assuming you're capturing console gaming, get yourself a capture card, internal for PC or external for laptop, something like an avermedia LGP should be cheap now to start. One webcam and basically any usb headset and you're good to go technically. Don't go nuts spending at first.
If you want to do live editing, OBS is excellent, offline I just use iMovie for quick stuff or FCP for complex on Mac.
The reality of the youtube environment right now is he's likely to try for 6 months, get no traction and fail, unless he finds the process fun. The market is saturated and youtube themselves have no interest at all in helping little guys. So keep it fun
If he's young, I would probably lock down the comments and moderate them yourself in case anything nasty gets said.
wobblyknees wrote: »
Great thanks, the idea is this is a little project we'll do together so just for fun. I hear you on the comments, will keep an eye on this.