Destery Moore - Updated Apr 2024

Updated On February 29, 2024
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Idaho, USA
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Idaho, USA

Destery Moore


Destery Moore is a famous American YouTube personality. Destery Moore gained fame through the YouTube channel “Destery Moore” which is formerly known as “CapnDesDes” and another channel “DesandNate”, both of which he started in association with Nathan Owens. He posts vlogs, commentary on pop culture, news, and Q&A. He also owns a gaming and a music YouTube channel.

Early Life and Childhood

Destery Moore was born on February 19, 1991, in Idaho, USA. His full name is Destery Smith Moore. His current age is 33 years old and is under the birth sign Pisces. He holds American nationality.

No information about his parents’ names is available up to now. He isn’t close to his parents so, he doesn’t talk much about them. However, he has posted pictures of his mom and grandmom on his Instagram. Talking about his siblings, he is quite attached to them. He has four siblings and he is the eldest one. Moore is very close to his siblings, especially his sisters whom he doesn’t want to disappoint by any chance. Sadly, the names of his siblings are unknown until now.

Focusing on his childhood, he was a game maniac from an early age. Destery loved playing video games and his favorite games were Infamous, Transformers War of Cybertron, Amplitude, Spartan Total Warrior, Gitaroo Man, Jak and Daxter series, Silicon Valley, Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Banjo Kazooie, and Banjo Tooie. Moore was also fond of Hearthstone and Minecraft. Moreover, he has a best friend named Ahoy Nateo. Likewise, he also owns a cat.

Destery Moore childhood

Caption: Destery Moore’s childhood picture with his mom (Source: Instagram)

Likewise, he was a very naughty child. He stole a computer cord from his school and was arrested for it. He has been arrested quite a few times. Moore’s last arrest was when he skipped probation.

Regarding his educational background, the names of his school and university are still not available. Considering his age, he must have graduated from the University unless he is a dropout or decides to quit further studies.

Career and Professional Life

The YouTube channel Destery Moore created was “DesandNate” along with Nate Owens. The channel was created on March 28, 2008, and has garnered 92,565,846 views until now. Destery Smith and Nathan Owens, the duo team, best known as “Capndesdes and Ahoynateo” started making videos in 2007-2008 and haven’t looked back since. Their every video is just as true to their unique comedy as ever. 

Destery Moore who is widely more popular as ‘The Leg Slicer’ is a popular internet sensation amongst the fairer skin sex and those who find sex and poop jokes funny. He is a metrosexual hipster who got into the social media scene with his YouTube channel. He gained limelight when his video where he pranked a hooker whom he picked up in New York and after bringing her to his house having sex with her and calling an anonymous tip to the police before she had exited the building gained unmatched attention.

Later, he came up with his channel named “CapDesDes” where he posted videos such as Q & A and took questions from his fans. The channel is now named “Destery Smith”. CapnDesDes (UPDATE VIDEO!) is the first video that was posted on this channel which has gained 1.1M views until now.

Gingers DO Have Souls [CapnDesDes REMIX] and My Footage from Bamboozle! are the second and third videos posted on the channel. Likewise, DESTERY KILLS A TV is the most popular video on his personal YouTube channel which has garnered 1.5M views up to now and was posted in July of 2010.

Destery Moore YouTube

Caption: Destery Moore getting ready to film a YouTube video (Source: Instagram)

Another YouTube channel

Furthermore, the raging popularity led him to start two other YouTube channels, a gaming channel named “DesPwns” where he posts Twitch streams, and a music channel named “StopTheAttack” where he uploads most of his music works.

The gaming channel was created on March 29, 2011, and has gained 7,785,994 views until now whereas the music channel was created on March 4, 2014, and has gained 271,917 views until now. Musically, Destery released a single titled “Cave of Ice” in March 2015 and was later featured in his pop album titled “Sailing Home” on the AKT record label. 

Destery Moore played video games such as The Legend of Zelda and Pokemon which influenced his later work. He has had an obsession with The Legend of Zelda from an early age. Moreover, he has even collaborated with Shane Dawson on the latter’s channel WTF News. Likewise, the talk show centers around recent events that trend on the internet.

Destery More – Net Worth 2024

Destery’s main income source is YouTube. He has a net worth of $0.4 million. He has published 309 videos which all together add up to more than 95.7 million views and creates on average 2 new videos every month. At present, he is not signed as a brand ambassador for any brands or products. Nevertheless, he will surely be involved in the brand endorsement of major brands in the coming future.

Relationship Status

Destery Moore is single at the moment. He is more focused on his career as a social media personality rather than being in any kind of relationship. Either he is trying to keep his personal and love life private or he is most probably single. A video was posted on his channel “Destery Smith” taking a quiz about him being gay. He has always dated a girl in his past and gives more preference to girls than boys. He also said in the video that he is 2% gay.

Destery Moore – Body Measurements

Destery Moore’s height, as well as weight, is not available. His other body measurements such as chest-waist-hip sizes are not available as well. However, he has fair skin and a slim body. His face complements his black hair and dark brown hair.

Destery Moore pose

Caption: Destery Moore posing for a picture (Source: Instagram)

Destery Moore – Social Media

Destery Smith is pretty active on his social accounts. He has garnered 1.32M subscribers on his personal YouTube channel named “Destery Smith”, 875K subscribers on the “Desand Nate” channel, 160K subscribers on his gaming channel, and 15.4K subscribers on his music channel. Moore is also active on other social accounts such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook and has mustered 213K, 246.9K, and 340 followers on the respective accounts.

He also owns a Twitch account and has 34.1K followers on it. Smith also has his merchandise and he has also provided two links on his YouTube channels for business inquiries and they are [email protected] and [email protected].