Game Theory: Did Reddit Just SOLVE FNAF?

20 Feb 2021
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You may be thinking, "Hey MatPat, don't we already know everything about Crying Child?" No, Theorists, we do NOT and you proved it! "Crying Child" is what we've referred to the victim of the Bite of '83 as since the beginning but that child has a name! A name I have figured out! This is one of the oldest mysteries of the franchise and I am sure that we've cracked it wide open! Theorists, no FNAF mystery will go unsolved as long as I am on the case.
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  • guess im the crying child guys

    EvanTubeGamingEvanTubeGamingVor 8 Tage
    • I mean Evan made my childhood

      Top KnotchTop KnotchVor 7 Tage
    • EvanTubeGaming huh funny WAIT

      Train guy 1 ATrain guy 1 AVor 7 Tage
    • if anyone remembered the bite of 83 FAN animation they didnt contain the voice lines of the accual fnaf actors also they didnt sound british

      Bettina SherwoodBettina SherwoodVor 7 Tage
    • @Jasmin Batajoy no that was never a name confirmed by scot that was the name of fans also gacha steros deciding to give him a name simular to c.c. scot never said his name was cgris. end of story

      Bettina SherwoodBettina SherwoodVor 7 Tage
    • who u?

      Sleepy ElizaSleepy ElizaVor 7 Tage
  • when i heard the name honestly it shook me i think it fits


    ImNotWolfie 123 []they-them[]ImNotWolfie 123 []they-them[]Vor 8 Minuten
  • So, physic friend Fredbear’s eyes are cameras, right? And Toy Chica has those same eyes. Maybe she’s gathering visual evidence. So, what does that mean for Golden Freddy? Do Evan and Cassidy see through cameras in the animatronics? Maybe the reason Golden Freddy can’t move is because the souls are stuck in a computer, only seeing the outside world via cameras in the head?? But hey, that’s just an idea - a game idea! Thanks for reading.

    That 1 BoiThat 1 BoiVor 18 Minuten
  • I kinda have a theory that the the crying child is Gregory. Even though- it wouldn't work with the time line

    Space Flower CosplaysSpace Flower CosplaysVor 21 Minute
  • MAT PAT watch the sb trailer btw we can hear your brain melting after it

    William aftonWilliam aftonVor 26 Minuten
  • Wolfy is a furry

    Kings Motor PartsKings Motor PartsVor 29 Minuten
  • I had goosebumps when the name was revealed hahahahahha

    Claude HeracClaude HeracVor 30 Minuten
  • So i dont know if im the only person who relized this but in UCN the medeocore melodies say their voice lines and,well there is lore to that if you listen closley to their creepy voice lines carfully you will here a person whispering what they are saying. Golden freddy poseblly? so i know i cant spell but if whoever reads this comment listen to their voice lines and see if you can hear the whispering alright rember i know all the lore

    Jackson GoodmanJackson GoodmanVor 37 Minuten
  • Matt Pat: This is FNAF! Comments: Matt this is the 4th year you have done FNAF...

    Clunk74Clunk74Vor 46 Minuten
  • yes apsolutely yes

    gordon wilsongordon wilsonVor 50 Minuten
  • Make music theory instead of fitness theory,itd be so cooolll

    xXI care for Myself and my lovleysXxxXI care for Myself and my lovleysXxVor 56 Minuten
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    Christine HillChristine HillVor 58 Minuten
  • My name is jake. this openng is just unsettling lmao

    Professor LabProfessor LabVor Stunde
  • You are such a detective

    *rose The red**rose The red*Vor Stunde
  • is it me or did anyone else think his name was evan..

  • Finally, the end of the playlist, for now

    Two Two TwaneTwo Two TwaneVor Stunde
  • Scotts just torturing Matt at this point

    Mother _dearestMother _dearestVor Stunde
  • How did u get a picture of 9:34 when its not in the book thing?

    Ryland GrissmanRyland GrissmanVor Stunde
  • I find the line that MatPat brings up at 13:50 to be interesting. Evan notes that Michael is "intense about making money" and in the logbook, Mike draws baskets of money. Might just be another point where Scott wants to hint to us that Evan is crying child's name

    Brendan RamirezBrendan RamirezVor Stunde
  • day 2 of saying that party chicka never buned

    Binyamin FassBinyamin FassVor Stunde
    • yeah

      Binyamin FassBinyamin FassVor Stunde
  • I just looked up this channel after like two years not being here and we’re still figuring this out

    Young NobiYoung NobiVor Stunde

    TrizixMixtureTrizixMixtureVor Stunde
  • My FNaF theory(s) MatPat plz look

    TNTninjaTNTninjaVor Stunde
  • Oh

    Samantha AlexanderSamantha AlexanderVor 2 Stunden
  • clickbait title

    Bryan BlairBryan BlairVor 2 Stunden
  • Crying child is Chris, Mike is well, mike

    Nuclear NickNuclear NickVor 2 Stunden
  • In the gameplay trailer there is a ball pit. Sound familiar? An evil bunny, sound familiar? Yes. The book

    Nuclear NickNuclear NickVor 2 Stunden
  • OR it is chis

  • I think I have the craing child is it normin or it's mike aftin

  • it was vanoss(evan) all along

    Joshua BalmoresJoshua BalmoresVor 2 Stunden
  • May pay is pennywise confirmed

    WendigogurtWendigogurtVor 2 Stunden
  • I'm so happy that youtube unsubscribed me so that I went a week without knowing there was a new theory.

    Christron the RobotChristron the RobotVor 2 Stunden
  • i know the name for crying child its chris

    Eloise MurphyEloise MurphyVor 2 Stunden
  • Yo after he solves fnaf he should release a book that explains it all from day one

    Cody WrennCody WrennVor 3 Stunden
  • The crying child is Chris afton

    •Chris_Slick••Chris_Slick•Vor 3 Stunden
  • Matpatt have you ever considered that Vanny and Vanessa are the same people but with completely different minds like for example Vanessa is the night guard trying to protect us and stuff but she doesn’t remember what Vanny does when Vanny takes over and if you look closely in trailer it seems to be that she doesn’t remember what Vanessa does because if she did remember she would have found Gregory by then but she doesn’t which includes her not remembering what happens of the stuff of what Vanessa did and I got another theory about Gregory if you read the Freddy files you could see Evan saying he doesn’t know his name what if crying child is Evan but since he doesn’t know his name he called himself Gregory which may seem more logical

    CrazyRick AnimationsCrazyRick AnimationsVor 3 Stunden
  • I keep saying im done with game theory. The content is garbage. I never played Fnaf. I never liked fnaf. Yet these videos appear in my recommended, and I am dragged in. The need for closure.. it consumes me. I will never escape. :(

    sco losco loVor 3 Stunden
  • theory: scott can't write at all and he's made fans to start overthink a little too much

    KaitoPiToo 21KaitoPiToo 21Vor 3 Stunden
  • MatPat: Everyone has a name me: we never found out what JJ stands for

    Don’t do that 101Don’t do that 101Vor 3 Stunden
  • I mean in a lot of gacha videos say the real name was terrence but a lot of people thought Micheal was the older brother but the older brother in this case might be terrence

    foxy_girlfoxy_girlVor 4 Stunden
  • Letting ya know the crying child's name is Christopher Afton

    Mark LongMark LongVor 4 Stunden
  • The reason they added 5,3 on the magazine is because if Michael was in a foxy mask at the time foxy is related to Michael and yes even though Michael being the foxy is a old theory it kinda makes sense also considering that the grid has foxy on it

    • Marshmallow_Bear• {BunBun} UwU• Marshmallow_Bear• {BunBun} UwUVor 4 Stunden
    • Also knowing that foxy was scaring his brother maybe as foxy in the foxy mask

      • Marshmallow_Bear• {BunBun} UwU• Marshmallow_Bear• {BunBun} UwUVor 4 Stunden
  • Guys the crying child’s name is on here!!!!

  • I think it is evan/Chris/c.c/Christopher/jake/why am I here that I want to die

    Casey GamingCasey GamingVor 4 Stunden
  • I think.. it’s Gregory. I’ll explain at 10 likes

    SmileySmileyVor 4 Stunden
  • Crying child has a name now

    Ethan JohnsonEthan JohnsonVor 4 Stunden
  • Well now watch as Garcia tubers decide to give him this name now i bet it will hapenn

    Nate chaoticNate chaoticVor 4 Stunden
  • guess i’m the crying child

    EvanCanExistEvanCanExistVor 4 Stunden
  • I have a theory that ties back to fnaf vr soz if it’s late but heres how it’s true: The game tester we played as was vanny/vannesa evidence shows in the fnaf minigame from the Halloween update when we get the mask and Put it on we breath slowly and feel safe because of a rabbit in purple glitchtrap knows it’s you and is now in full control of vannesa even more evidence shows as when we here vanny talk to glitchtrap it’s actually us because we’re wearing the mask he can talk and communicate with us dOnT hATe just my theory and now glitchtrap has full control over vanny going into security breach BUT HEY THATS JUST A THEORY A GAME THEORY THANKS FOR LISTENING no full stops no sense

    A random fnaf kidA random fnaf kidVor 4 Stunden
  • I mean at least his official name isn’t Chris

    Nugget The greatNugget The greatVor 4 Stunden
  • Can we just take a moment and realize after years we finally solved what the crying child’s name is but yet we still don’t know how to open or what’s in that box... iykyk

    SucccullenttSucccullenttVor 4 Stunden
  • “...SOLVE FNAF??” no, it can’t end like this...

    no luv xxno luv xxVor 4 Stunden
  • Ok can someone answer why people call the "Crying child" Chris? I don't know where they got that name.

    Ava PAva PVor 5 Stunden
  • The book has 5 3! it might be 5! + 3! and that also gives 16,5=N so...

    gasha RSgasha RSVor 5 Stunden
  • Maybe the number of books games and side story’s can help with the theory and with every death count as well

    Night beast CheriosNight beast CheriosVor 5 Stunden
    • Things may not seem what you think

      Night beast CheriosNight beast CheriosVor 5 Stunden
  • I'm... Not so sure anymore in one of the newer security breach trailers it has a scene of Gregory standing before A LOT of cameras and Gregory is wearing a shirt that seems to be dark gray or black with light gray stripes I don't have enough evidence to support this theory yet but I should when the next trailer comes out possibly.

    every other personevery other personVor 5 Stunden
  • Hey Matt, I have a friend who came up with a really cool theory about vanny and Vanessa. Here's a link to their post explaining their theory

    Fandom CrewFandom CrewVor 5 Stunden
  • The crying child name is cris

    Kewana Foster-BowmanKewana Foster-BowmanVor 5 Stunden
  • his real name is Chris idk how you got evan

    Miranda Condor AriasMiranda Condor AriasVor 5 Stunden
  • Could Gabriel from security breach be somone were missing like the crying child or even balloon boy. Or somone Maby

    Spiro 64Spiro 64Vor 5 Stunden
  • He is just jealous that he didn’t answer the name

    ChillChillVor 5 Stunden
  • What if his name Eva? Just a theory

    CattriCattriVor 5 Stunden
  • Is the story where the name Evan is mentioned the only evidence for this? Seems a bit weak tbh

    Ultimate DudeUltimate DudeVor 5 Stunden
  • I know this isn't the right game but haven't you ever thought of the NEW hello neighbor game and how the guy and girl could have been the same brother and sister from hello neighbor hide and and seek also it would also make sense to sense when the daughter fell from the roof the neighbor could have been bearing the wife before she left the hospital and the daughter was at the hospital and lost her eye from hitting the ground and the brother became more nervous over the years and the sister became more fearless...BUT HEY THATS JUST A THEORY A GAME THEORY

    Danielle VenisDanielle VenisVor 5 Stunden
  • I know this sounds a bit far fetched, but it feels like gregori could be such a big lead to finding out so much more about the crying child cause fnaf 4 is a way that the crying child's way of seeing his recovery, meanwhile gregori is stuck in a pizzeria overnight that has animatronics in it. In a state of panic things start to shift around you, scared about being detected, hoping that you're alright, so couldn't the security guard looking for gregori feel to him like something coming after him since he's in a state of fear? Please remember that this isn't solid facts, of course but keep in mind that it could be...

    Randal RaynesRandal RaynesVor 5 Stunden
  • These fnaf theories are my biggest guilty pleasure. Like what am I watching and why have I spent hours of my life watching and rewatching this playlist to keep up with the ridiculously complicated lore of a game I don’t even play

    SpacePaintSpacePaintVor 5 Stunden
  • I'm happy w Evan

    The RadThe RadVor 5 Stunden
  • Ok i think evan is not the name of course i migjt be wrong i was thinking it would be but evan is a father meaning evan is still alive meaning that the crying child did not die but we saw him die in fnaf 4 and it can't be the kid in the hostpital bc his name is not evan so why woulf it connect to a person that a chilf who died and to a father who went to the military still living?

    minrcraftboi A8minrcraftboi A8Vor 6 Stunden
    • I ment might

      minrcraftboi A8minrcraftboi A8Vor 6 Stunden
  • I still think his name is Chris >:(

    Brayden D BothwrightBrayden D BothwrightVor 6 Stunden
  • And now if Evan is the C.C name the WHOLE gacha fnaf community has to change Chris to Evan . And so much Just stick to the goddam lore

    S U N N Y S I D ES U N N Y S I D EVor 6 Stunden
  • I just call him jimmy

    king eagleking eagleVor 6 Stunden
  • scot watching this be like: wow you've solved 1 percent. and what if Glitch trap is from multiple realities and Evan Afton or as kids call him Chris Afton he's Glitch trap but for Chris Afton or Evan Afton already knew this would've happened and he didn't want to be forget so he traveled to this universe to make it all happen again what if the Aftons are in different realities too.

    Julia OnlyfansJulia OnlyfansVor 6 Stunden
  • I like the name Evan :') it's cute.

    Audrey ATAudrey ATVor 6 Stunden
  • The crying child is Chris Afton it’s because Mike had a little brother called Chris and Chris got all the love Michael nothing and it was going to be Chris birthday and Michael will scare him and pull a prank on him to put his head in the animatronic mouth and yeah that is how Chris died he comes out in the nightmare one bc he has nightmares and they are real so after that Elizabeth died of circus baby and then Clara died and then William killed th original fnaf kids and then stuffed them into the suits and then the souls where chasing him and then William found the spring tap suit and went inside and then we got spring locked and that is how he died then Michael got scooped by ennard and then he used circus baby voice bc he can change voices and then Michael got scooped and ennard went inside him and yeah and then if you see security breach if u see the kid you can see the lines in the boy shirt aka as Chris Afton and that is all I have hope this can work☺️

    Abby TorresAbby TorresVor 6 Stunden

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  • So vanoss is the crying child?

    PhotogPhotogVor 6 Stunden
  • I’m thinking that the crying child is Gregory from the new game, if you look at the shirt you can see that it has the two signature light grey stripes that crying child has, and at the very end of the trailer you can see the hand of one of the nightmare animatronics, and the only one who could see those was crying child, so that’s my main theory right now

    Caileigh MacKayCaileigh MacKayVor 6 Stunden
  • Yes

    Bailey ChapmanBailey ChapmanVor 6 Stunden
  • You should do a Theorist video on why the Afton‘s eyes are each different colors

    Wolfy midnight AquariusWolfy midnight AquariusVor 6 Stunden
    • Sorry I meant how William’s eyes are purple

      Wolfy midnight AquariusWolfy midnight AquariusVor 6 Stunden
    • Like why Elizabeth‘s eyes are green and balloras eyes are purple and I don’t know this to be a fact but Williams eyes are green and Mike’s are different then both his parents

      Wolfy midnight AquariusWolfy midnight AquariusVor 6 Stunden
  • What if the tally marks are signaling towards the night shifts of every night and we have to look at the order of the tally marks to look specifically each night in an order that could finally give us the answer to this mystery- thank u for reading my Ted talk

    Mauricio VivasMauricio VivasVor 6 Stunden
  • I hope you can do a Easter egg or review on the new trailer for security breach

    Jojozilla DokkanJojozilla DokkanVor 6 Stunden
  • Chris afton

    zentalzzentalzVor 6 Stunden
  • Me:*sees title* Also me: Why am I not shocked, this is reddit we're talking about.

    Lilly_ ShrimpLilly_ ShrimpVor 7 Stunden
  • MATPAT the new security breach trailer cm out it starts out with you seeing vannys face getting closer to the camera then you see the new animatronics I the background you can hear slight music in the background and to me, it sounds like balloras song after you see the animatronics you see someone looking at what seems to be a lot of cameras and if you look at the person very closely you can see he is wearing a black shirt with two white stripes who I think is the crying child and he says a name he says "Gabriele, Gabriele we need to get out of here" which I think he is talking to someone else( i don't know who he is talking to) but I think the crying child never died. what if he was in a coma for all those years Afton was trying to wake him from his coma

    Kirishimas WifeKirishimas WifeVor 7 Stunden
  • Your going crazy with your lame theory’s

    Mirsada HodzicMirsada HodzicVor 7 Stunden
  • hope its cris tho

    The psychotic gamerThe psychotic gamerVor 7 Stunden
  • Maybe his name is in the box in fnaf 4 hmmmm 🤔

    Player 1346Player 1346Vor 7 Stunden
  • Y'all should watch Willy's Wonderland.

    Nicholas FarrellNicholas FarrellVor 7 Stunden
  • I have a most probably incorrect theory that older brother died in a car crash which could explain the midnight motorist game when we meet orange guy.

    Gummy GleeGummy GleeVor 7 Stunden
  • wait wait, if Evan's soul is one that exists with the Golden Freddy suit, how is it that in the book, Evan is Jakes father?? im sorry if im not connecting a few dots but if anyone could briefly explain, id appreciate it.

    Jojo VuittonJojo VuittonVor 7 Stunden
  • I just realized if William Afton is springtrap, and you play as William Afton in UCN, then why is springtrap also in UCN?

    Ghostpants WGhostpants WVor 7 Stunden
  • This is a amazing theory but.. If this is C.C (crying child) he is dead and if he is “Evan” how can he still be alive?? And that doesn’t make a lot of sense if C.C died but is still alive years later??

    Fluffy Fox30Fluffy Fox30Vor 7 Stunden
  • Wait was it meant to say fulfilment so if you changed to i cant see so he was meant to see fulfilment? Edit: he’s here, he’s there, he’s everywhere! Who you gonnu call? PHYCIC FRIEND FREDBEAR

    Joseph CaldwellJoseph CaldwellVor 7 Stunden
  • HIS NAME IS CHRIS AFTON (crying child)!

    Makayla WilsonMakayla WilsonVor 7 Stunden
  • my brain: Haha the intro sounds like trickster and/or mind controlled Jane to imprisoned Jake Me, crying: why are you like this Srsly WHY does these last fnaf theories remind me of the homestuck epilogues?? I'M SUFFERING

    Michel LagunaMichel LagunaVor 7 Stunden
  • I like your videos and I agree with you hundred percent but this would help with the timeline so Lefty is nightmare yes this is a short thing I try to add that to the storyline

    Angel MooreAngel MooreVor 8 Stunden
  • Hello! I just wanted to say that there is a theory about the game Genshin impact and the two twins. Someone says that one of the twins had been taken 500 years in the future while the other one stayed at the same timeline when they got separated. We don’t know much and I’d really like to see you make a theory vid about it!

    X Black XX Black XVor 8 Stunden
  • funny Things is that If you Brighten up the image of Gregory scene in the Security breach Trailor You see that he's wearing The crying child's shirt

    Marketable Giorno PlushieMarketable Giorno PlushieVor 8 Stunden
  • b#o0K ThE0Ry

    wolfy millerswolfy millersVor 8 Stunden