YouTuber MoistCr1TiKal has called out Pokimane for her recent comment about the high pricing of Myna’s Midnight Mini Cookies. Ever since Pokimane launched her own brand, Myna Snacks, along with its first product—cookies. Fans have criticized the product for its high price as well as its striking similarities to another product sold at Costco.
Read ahead to know more about YouTuber MoistCr1TiKal called out Pokimane for her remarks on fans who slammed the high price of Myna’s cookies.
Pokimane’s Midnight Mini Cookies by Myna
Streamer Pokimane was quite excited this month as she hinted at her own brand coming up soon. Following that, the next week, she even launched her own snack brand, “Myna Snacks,” for all her fans. The brand introduced its first product as Midnight Mini Cookies.
it’s finally here!! ???? introducing my new company: myna snacks!
i could never find the perfect healthy snack that tasted good, so i made one for us! the midnight mini cookies are made w/ real, non-gmo ingredients + added vitamin D ☀️
???? treat yourself @ https://t.co/ynfgtAkl22
While her fans were delighted to discover Pokimane’s product, some were quick to criticize it for its striking similarities to another product sold at Costco. Not just that, but the high price of the cookies was also a reason why Pokimane and Myna Snacks faced backlash.
Pokimane calls fans “broke” for criticising the price of Myna’s Midnight Mini Cookies
After fans criticized Pokimane’s Myna Midnight Mini Cookies for their similarities with a product available at Costco and their high prices. A spokesperson for Myna Snacks said that their product was unique and exclusive. Meanwhile, Pokimane also stepped forward to confirm the same.
Pokimane has responded to her out of touch “joke” over her cookies being $8 and expensive. she claimed that her fans who were complaining, were just broke. Shes now said that shes going to look at pricing to make it as affordable as possible & apologised for her comment. pic.twitter.com/LUb7sxhu1G
— Saammuel (@Saammuel) November 20, 2023
Pokimane called out fans for slamming the high price of her Midnight Mini Cookies, stating that those criticizing the high price of Myna’s cookies are “broke.” Following that, YouTuber MoistCr1TiKal has come forward to criticize Pokimane for her remarks on fans, referring to them as “broke.”
YouTuber MoistCr1TiKal slams Pokimane for calling fans “broke”
Certainly, Pokimane must not have anticipated that her Myna Snacks would generate so much controversy upon its launch. After receiving criticism for her brand Myna due to rebranding and the high pricing of the cookies, even YouTuber MoistCr1TiKal has come forward to criticize Pokimane for being out of touch.
MoistCr1TiKal on Pokimane calling her fans “broke” said, “I don’t know what would possess her to say something so rude and nasty to the audience she is trying to sell this product to”. He added, “Trying to call people broke for not buying or not being able to afford it is some really out-of-touch sh*t”.
Post that, Pokimane has made apologies for her remarks. As she said calling her fans “broke” was a joke and she would “continue to consider pricing” her product.