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AI Presidents Gaming refers to a series of AI-generated clips in which Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Barack Obama and other U.S. Presidents talk and argue in various multiplayer video games. Spawned by a comedy video in which Donald Trump doxxes Walter White Jr. from Breaking Bad, the format achieved popularity in February 2023 following the advance of Voice AIs such as ElevenLabs AI. The memes often use images of presidents with gaming headsets photoshopped onto them.
On May 3rd, 2021, YouTuber Genie Boy posted a video titled "Walt Jr. & Donald Trump Play WARZONE," voiced by Genie Boy and Knep, respectively. In one part of the video (starts at 10:00 mark), Donald Trump doxxes Walter White Jr. The video gained over 706,000 views in two years (shown below).
— CEO of Disabilities (@CunnyGriffin) August 18, 2022
On February 12th, 2023, TikTok user @justpadetwitch uploaded a AI voice meme in which Donald Trump, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Joe Biden and George Bush Jr. play Halo 3 together. The post gained over 1.6 million likes and 250,000 likes in four days (shown below).
In the following days, @justpadetwitch and other users on TikTok and Twitter posted AI voice memes in which the U.S. Presidents played against and trashtalked each other in various multiplayer games. For example, on February 12th, Twitter user @voretecks posted an Overwatch meme that gained over 213,000 views, 3,000 retweets and 23,000 likes in four days (shown below).
presidential overwatch debate pic.twitter.com/SFoFwuU2yA
— Vortex (@voretecks) February 12, 2023
The meme format achieved considerable presence online on Twitter, TikTok and YouTube in mid-February 2023.
Donald Trump's Twitch Channel
Donald Trump's Twitch Channel was a Twitch channel created by the team of the former United States President Donald Trump for the purposes of livestreaming his events. The launch of the channel prompted a series of streaming-related and gaming-related jokes.
ZChumYT) <a href="https://twitter.com/ZChumYT/status/1625317342157602823?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 14, 2023</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-dnt="true"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">presidential overwatch debate (the sequel) <a href="https://t.co/vMF2IE0V7K">pic.twitter.com/vMF2IE0V7K</a></p>— Vortex (voretecks) February 15, 2023