Extra Credits is a channel specialising in the unusual specialty of teaching game development to future creators wanting to be game developers/writers/animators/etc. The creator, Dan is an animator for Pixar, while the other founder James specialises his career in various forms of the game industry development.
Strider claimed them to be one of his favourite internet memories, claiming to consider "What would Extra Credits do?" whenever he runs into a difficult decision related to Youtube. The channel generally keeps an air of professionalism and class to their videos. Most of their videos use various artists for the animation, often focusing on a chibi animation style. They also run an alternate channel known as "Extra History."