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The Minecraft avatar of Chef712
Born 7 December 1967
Died (1967-12-07) 11 August 2013 (aged 45)
Country Australia
Nationality Australian
Gender M
Other names
  • Chef

Chef712 was a Let's Play commentator and a former active member of the defunct MindCrack Fan Server. He joined the server in September 2012 after winning a build contest held by dannychopsnz.[1] After the shutdown of the Fan Server in June 2013, Chef continued to do Let's Plays. On 11 August 2013, Chef lost his fight with cancer.[2][3]


Chef's first job was in IT fixing poker machines. On his first day on the job, his boss gave him the task of replacing motherboards. He kept frying the motherboards. His boss called him "Chef" because no one cooked motherboards like he did. When he started his YouTube channel, he chose the Swedish Chef muppet to go with his name.[4] 712 was his date of birth.

Let's Play[edit]

Map Playlist Start date Brief description
Survival with his sons "Chef and Son (Season 1)" 20 Jun 2012
SSP "Chef's Kitchen Sink" 28 Aug 2012
MindCrack Fan Server SMP server "Mindcrack Fan Server" 21 Sep 2012
OmegaFusion Server "Omega Fusion" 7 Dec 2012 devonsama's server
Fan Server FTB "Feed the Beast" 18 Dec 2012
Herobrine's Mansion with his sons "Chef and Son's Herobrines Mansion" 13 Jan 2013

MindCrack Fan Server[edit]

Before the 1.5 map reset, Chef had a plot in the Greenwood neighborhood of Blockhaven. He discovered an island by boat and named it "Cresent Bay Island" due to its shape. The location can be accessed through the Purple tunnel in the Nether. He had planned to build a hotel into the ravine.[5] Chef lived in the "western-themed" town in the most recent map and had built a large saloon there.[6] Chef participated in Fan Server UHC in Seasons 7 and 8.

Minecraft skin[edit]

Chef's skin is based on the Swedish Chef, a muppet from The Muppet Show.

Chef712's Minecraft skin

External links[edit]


  1. DannyChopsNZ (14 September 2012). "Contest winner!". YouTube. <>.
  2. darkphanlp (12 August 2013). Twitter. <>.
  3. chef712 (19 August 2013). "Chef and Son - In Loving Memory of Chef - 11th August 2013". YouTube. <>.
  4. RZGamez (24 October 2012). "MindCrack Fanserver - Ep.9 - Record!". YouTube. <>.
  5. devontries (19 November 2012). "Let's Play Minecraft - Mindcrack Fan Server S02E051: Tour le Chef Part 3 w/ Chef712". YouTube. <>.
  6. chef712 (28 March 2013). "MCFS Season 2 Episode 1 - Mining with Mitch Western Style". YouTube. <>.