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The 20,000 subscriber video where more than 200 people around the world tuned in. Naka even makes a speech at the end about how he loves to make Let's Plays because of the joy it brings people.
At one point, Naka opened a tip jar to fund the purchase for a 3DS capture device, estimating it would take anywhere from a year to (in his most extreme underestimation of viewer generosity) one week to receive enough money to purchase the capture device. It was funded within the hour.