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Oladeji Daniel "Deji" Olatunji (born December 9, 1996), formerly known online as ComedyShortsGamer (CSG), is an English YouTube personality, and the younger brother of KSI.

Deji began his career in 2012, two years after his brother and with great inspiration from him. Initially uploading a limited number of games, with some emphasis on Sketch Comedy, he now uploads various types of videos. Similar to his brother, he grew prominently due to his FIFA videos. Aside from LPs, he has a variety of other videos consisting of things like challenges and Q&As.

His main channel can be accessed here, where he has over 10 million subcribers. He also has a second channel with more informal content.

Outside of YouTube videos, Deji works as a landlord and operates a clothing and merchandise line called Tank. He also worked on a graphic novel, Kung Fu Hero and the Forbidden City, which was released in November 2017.


Like his older brother, Deji has also gotten into music, although he's only released or featured on singles, as well as taken an interest in boxing. He made his boxing debut on 25 August 2018 when he fought Jake Paul in the last undercard match of the first "KSI vs. Logan Paul" event, and eventually lost by TKO after four-and-a-half rounds. He staged a return to boxing in the "YouTubers vs. TikTokers" event on 12 June 2021, where he fought Vinnie Hacker and lost via another TKO in the third round, which made him the only YouTuber of the event to lose their fight.

While several high-profile people in the YouTube community advised him to quit boxing outright, Deji announced that he would return to the sport after taking a break to focus on his physique, as he attributed his two losses to poor cardio.


"Hey guys, it's ComedyShortsTroper here!":

  • Abusive Parents: His mom Yinka not so much, but his dad Jide definitely parodies and exaggerates this trope.
  • A Date with Rosie Palms: As with his brother, a recurring aspect of his sex-based comedy.
  • A Day in the Limelight: Jide takes over the channel and proceeds to play Fortnite.
  • Amazingly Embarrassing Parents: Played for Laughs with his parents, more so Jide.
  • At Arm's Length: Deji's dad does this to him in "Fighting an Old Man".
  • Awesome Mc Coolname: Deji's not a name you hear every day, and he knows the appeal it has.
  • Badass Boast:
    • Before taking the Cinnamon Challenge, Deji's dad says "In Africa, this is candy."
    • He's jokingly spoken very highly of the "Deji Mode" he enters when gaming, such as that the nuclear energy it gives off would intimidate North Korea, or that it is like the sun colliding with the moon.
  • Berserk Button: Joking about his 2016 car crash, or claiming that he lives in his brother's shadow.
  • Bigger Is Better in Bed: Among Deji's running gags, he brags about his big penis.
  • Big "WHAT?!": In his Façade video, he decides to type "i have aids".
    Trip: Try the special.
    Deji: WHAT?! I have AIDS, "try the special"!
  • Big "YES!":
    • Also from his Facade video, he uses the game's magic 8 ball to ask if he's sexier than his brother. The ball actually says 'Yes', and Deji takes it a bit too literally.
    Deji: OH, WHAT? OH, FUCK YOU! YES! YES! YES! FUCK YEAH! Oh, pardon my language!
  • Black Comedy Rape: A small part of his humor in his earlier videos, up to one of his animated intros ending with him drugging a girl that turns him down before dragging her away.
  • Blatant Lies:
    • From his Draw My Life video - "This is the honest truth. This is actually my life."
    • Don't believe anything he says in "Study Time".
    • Any time he claims he let his FIFA opponent score on him.
    • He's also known for trying to say that he didn't swear immediately after he does so, or he'll say that he said a completely different word (like "vacuum" instead of "fuck you").
  • Bloody Hilarious: The ending of his "10 LEGENDS IN A PACK" video, where he thinks the video's events are all a big dream and willingly commits suicide, thinking he'll just wake uBANG
  • Boastful Rap:
  • Book Dumb: Although he's an intelligent guy, school isn't really his forte. His "Study Time" video is a prime example, especially when he says that the grades that he gets reflect his name (Deji).
  • Breakout Character: Besides Deji himself, Jide is definitely this for his channel. The amount of comments asking him to start his own channel is endless.
  • Breathless Non Sequitur: This story takes it up to the point where he barely remembers the character's names.
  • Butt-Monkey: He is one to his brother KSI as seen in his videos, and they are frenemies to this day.
  • Catchphrase:
    • "Hey guys, it's Deji!" (formerly "Hey guys, it's ComedyShortsGamer here!")
    • His parents both have "Are you mad?"
  • Caught with Your Pants Down:
  • Cooking Episode: "Cooking with Comedy Shorts Gamer". He makes a dish called "rizoodles" or "roozles", a mix of rice, noodles, Maltesers, Coca Cola Zero, and 7-Up, and ends up getting sick.
  • Cluster Bleep-Bomb: In "Interview Gone Wrong" after Deji gets asked if he has a small penis.
  • Curb-Stomp Battle: In most of the skits where he fights Jide, Jide wipes the floor with him.
  • Dating Service Disaster:
    • In Getting A New Girlfriend, two of the matches he gets on Tinder end up being catfishes who send him the phone number of cab companies. Another match, on the other hand, dismisses him for being an "impostor" of Deji... ouch.
    • Deji's experience as a catfish on Imvu parodies this trope, where the people he meets are very questionable, since the person Deji is playing as is only 14 (although they have no problem with it).
    • This video, where Deji informs his watchers on how to spot a catfish. He also lists an experience with two of them.
    • Deji getting banned from using phone dating services for spotting out catfishes leads him to him getting himself banned from making several coprophilia jokes.
    • A much more serious example is this video, where Deji admits to being shocked about a girl he dated being a mid-transition transgender. However, he admitted to having no grudge against them, and hanged out with them for a bit before letting them go home.
  • Flanderization: Deji's first few videos, while slipping in adult humour in the vein of his brother and how Deji is a ladies' man, usually feature him as a casual everyday guy with a slightly dirty mind. Later on, both of these tropes were taken to the top. In his gaming videos, he was more of a curious player who makes a few beginner mistakes. His later videos featured him as either being lethally smart or being lethally stupid at times. However, this has started to invert itself, with Deji starting to becoming more of an everyday guy who just Really Gets Around.
  • Flipping the Bird: You raise me uuuuuuuuup...
  • Funny Bruce Lee Noises: Jide in this video while fighting his son.
  • Graceful Loser: Accepted his boxing losses really well and admitted that he should have worked more on his cardio and stamina.
  • Groin Attack:
    • In this Q&A, Deji reflects on once making his brother cry by punching him in the genitals.
    • How To Sing Like Justin Timberlake.
  • Hair-Trigger Temper: Played for Laughs with his mother Yinka. While she is usually very calm, she can fly off the handle quickly with Deji and even resort to hitting him with whatever is in her sight.
  • Happy Dance: How Deji and his dad celebrate a million subs.
  • Hurricane of Excuses: Expect him to do this every time he fails in a video.
  • The Hyena: With an incredibly distinct laugh to boot.
  • Hypocritical Humor: In one of his Omegle videos, he says to someone that people who wear glasses are pricks as he quickly removes the glasses that he's wearing. Deji tells the next person he comes across that people who wear hats are also pricks as he quickly takes off his hat.
  • Incredibly Lame Pun:
    • When he sees people hanging in Far Cry 3, he says "Quit hanging around, guys!" Cue Laugh Track.
    • From his Q&A, one question asks "Why are you so much cooler than JJ?" He says it's because he stays in the freezer longer.
    • Deji also says that if he's less cool than his brother, he's more hot.
    • In his puberty video, he describes a situation where a boy sees a girl's butt and there's a connection between the two, while holding up a Kinect game.
  • Insistent Terminology: It's not rage quitting, it's skill quitting.
  • Large Ham: At times; obviously inherited from his brother.
  • Male Gaze: Is known to fixate on girls' backsides in games; in the "AWKWARD AT THE ZOO" video, he even gets a close-up on his own mom.
  • Mind Screw: His "Draw My Life" video goes sideways from the start.
    "When I was born, I was six years old."
  • Mistaken for Gay: A Running Gag of his early career was a recurring allegation that he was gay, with any attempts from him to clear his name often digging him deeper.
  • Nerd Glasses: Look at the image above.
  • Offing the Offspring: Played for Laughs; a few skits with his parents ended in them killing him. "NO ONE SAW THIS COMING" ends with Yinka shooting him with a carbine rifle, and Jide went after him with a chainsaw once.
  • Once per Episode: At one point in his career, all his FIFA videos started with ads for websites providing affordable games or FIFA coins, as was the norm at the time for most all popular FIFA gamers.
  • OOC Is Serious Business: The end of his bully video, where he provides some real, genuine counseling to bullies and their victims.
  • Pre-Asskicking One-Liner: Jide turns his Catchphrase "Are you mad?" into one in this video before curbstomping his son.
  • Precision F-Strike: He used to do this when he got really irked. Now, he's spiced up his language quite a bit.
  • Prison Rape: Discussed in one of his videos:
    Deji: Some people have fun stealing, that's why they carry on. And then they get locked up in prison, drop the soap, and then they're not having fun.
  • The Problem with Pen Island: In this video, he disguises himself as P. Enis.
  • Race Fetish: Has a strong interest in Asian girls, which his brother has called "Asian persuasion".
  • Rage Quit: He does it a lot, but he doesn't rage quit, he skill quits. Get your facts right.
  • Running Gag:
  • Screams Like a Little Girl
  • Sex Comedy: The basic gist of his early humour, much like with JJ.
  • Signing Off Catchphrase: An old one was "Please like, subscribe, and peace!"
  • Sir Swears-a-Lot: Used to avert this trope as often as he could, but he gradually grew into it over the years.
  • The Stoner: Had a short-lived character named Rasta Deji that played into this Jamaican stereotype.note 
  • Tempting Fate: In Barack Obama In GTA V, a civilian sitting on a bench says to another, "Barack Obama sucks, man! Who's gonna vote for him?" Barack is standing right behind them, and tases the civilian.
  • This Is for Emphasis, Bitch!: Both Deji and Jide are guilty of this, the latter more so.
    • At the end of "NO ONE SAW THIS COMING", when Yinka shoots Deji dead. Even more so hilarious, due to her hatred of swearing.
  • Toilet Humor: Pretty much the basis of "Shit Diarrhea People Say".
  • Trademark Favorite Food: Chicken, specifically KFC. He's also fond of pizza to a lesser extent (it was his favourite as a child).
  • Traumatic Haircut: Deji will never hear the end of it when it comes to haircuts.
  • Unusual Euphemism: Once described masturbating as "peeling your banana".
  • Vitriolic Best Buds: With his brother KSI. At times, they can actually get along.
  • Vomit Indiscretion Shot: Almost all of his challenges in which he has to consume something results in this.

Alternative Title(s): Comedy Shorts Gamer


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