Cary Kaiming Huang (黄凯明 (simplified), 黃凱明 (traditional), both pronounced as Huángkǎimíng) (born March 18, 1997) is a Chinese-American YouTuber, animator, writer, producer, and voice actor. With his brother Michael Huang, he co-created and co-produced the animated web series Battle for Dream Island. Michael is his twin brother, and Cary is older than Michael by 2 minutes.[1] On the 9th of January, 2020, Cary graduated from Stanford University and received a degree in Computer Science.[2]

He is a writer for BFDI and was also the primary animator for the first three seasons of BFDI. Cary rarely animates as of BFB, although he did animate a small segment of "Don't Dig Straight Down".

Cary is the creator and owner of carykh, Abacaba, Cube Roll, Humany, and lazykh. In carykh videos, he uses a stick figure named Sticky[3] to represent himself in animations. The stick figure has never appeared canonically in the BFDI universe but made a non-canon appearance in "Thanks for 4 years of Thanks for 4 years!".

Characters voiced by Cary Huang

Cary provides the voices for a large number of contestants during the series.


  • Cary voiced the first and last words to ever be spoken in Season 1 which were both said by Match.
  • Cary is the creator of the game BFDIA 5b.
  • Cary has created several series on his channel carykh, including Algodecathlon, Algicosathlon, BAGUETTE, and Ten Words of Wisdom.
  • At 15 characters, Cary does the second most voices out of any voice actor, with Michael being the only one with more roles, as seen at the end of every BFB episode.
  • Loser is his favorite character in BFB.[4]
  • Cary has also stated that Gelatin is one of his favorite characters in BFDI in CARY REACTS TO BFB 8, because he can make jokes for him and not feel stupid.
  • Cary once stated that he considered Tennis Ball his most relatable character in a Humany video ranking all Season 1 episodes.
  • Cary owns 2 cats, a tabby cat named Good, and another tabby named Better, they are both female.
  • In CARY REACTS TO BFB 8, Cary reveals that he cannot snap, and whenever he must or is in a group setting, he fakes it.
  • Cary is one of the authors of Battle for Dream Island: Official Character Guide. In the intro, he is mentioned by name and appears in a photo.
  • Cary used to animate a large portion of Battle for Dream Island, but now does mostly voices and scripting. He did, however, animate a scene in "Don't Dig Straight Down" with Free Food.
  • Cary normally does speed-cubing since he first got into Rubik's Cubes in 2013.
  • Cary has stated that his least favorite episodes are "Puzzling Mysteries" and "Insectophobe's Nightmare 3".[5]
  • Cary got his third silver YouTube Play Button in July 2020 for Abacaba, with the first two being for jacknjellify then carykh. However, he has only opened the first one so far.
  • Cary is a moderator on the subreddits r/BattleForDreamIsland and r/okbuddybfdi, an ironic meme community based on the BFDI series.
  • Cary is a Balloony stan.[6]
  • As of February 28, 2021, Cary has a Roblox account called "CaryKH_BFDI".
  • Cary's favourite character is Ruby.[7]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Streaming the moment we turn 24! (down to the second)
  2. My college diploma from Stanford University finally arrived! 😀
  3. The first artificial intelligence I ever made
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