The name Cow Chop is said to come from Couch Co-Op, Couch Op, Cow Chop. When asked "Why cows?" James responded with "Why not? It goes with the name." 
Cow Chop was originally thought to have been part of The Creatures , however, on April 28, 2016, James and Aleks announced on a Twitch live stream that they were leaving The Creatures along with Aron, Joe, and Trevor . They still remain a part of the Rooster Teeth Let's Play Family. 
The initial idea for Cow Chop was made back in 2014 according to James. While he was still with the Creatures, James hinted towards the creation of Cow Chop during James Hub 3.0  without Aleks' consent.
- Michael Jones from Rooster Teeth/ Achievement Hunter
- Geoff Ramsey from Rooster Teeth/ Achievement Hunter
- Dexter Manning YouTube Videomaker and Old Friend of the Group.
- Steven Suptic who is a YouTube "Parody" Vlogger.
- Funhaus - Due to the Cow Chop Crew already knowing most of the employees at Funhaus (They had all been formerly employed in the YouTube Gaming Network Channel, Machinima), the groups constantly do videos together mainly involving live action or competitive gaming.
- According to Aleks on Reddit during the AMA Dec 19 of 2016, SSoHPKC (or Seamus) will possibly be a guest on Cow Chop.
- James, Aleks, and Trevor were guests on the Rooster Teeth Show, "On The Spot", as they were invited by the Show's Host: Jon Risinger on Reddit to be on the show. They appeared on Episode 93, were Aleks and Trevor were on one team against FunHaus, while James came in during the redemption challenge and smashed the Golden Gus.
- ↑ https://youtu.be/euT8RjH0jpA?t=10m9s
- ↑ https://www.reddit.com/r/TheCreatures/comments/4e3li5/james_and_aleks_are_not_leaving_the_creatures_for/
- ↑ http://oddshot.tv/shot/cowchop-2016042820173726
- ↑ https://www.reddit.com/r/roosterteeth/comments/4gwfre/lets_play_family_a_recap_on_the_drama_within_the/
- ↑ www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTNo1ZEZP7Y
- The main emoji for Cow Chop is 🐮🔪. They are commonly found on the Channel's "About" Section as well as in the Description for all of their videos. Fans also place that emoji symbol on videos that Cow Chop reacts to on the WRONG SIDE OF YOUTUBE.
- Aleks originally came up with the name "Cow Chop".
- According to the guys, the Adult Swim Television Series "The Eric Andre Show" was a major influence on the creation of their YouTube Channel.
- If things get too out of hand in a video and someone actually starts to get hurt, they have a safety word phrase being, "Please stop, I'm drowning". However (As of 2:22 AM of 12/21/2016) according to Aron in a recent Behind the Cow Chop Video and James on their first Reddit AMA Questionnaire, they do not have a safe word.
- It normally takes 20 minutes to 2-3 hours to film a video and 1-3 days to edit a video according to Trevor on the First Cow Chop Reddit AMA Questionnaire.
- According to James, his plans for next year (2017) is for Cow Chop to move to Los Angeles, California due to them having more contacts there and being a better location for the YouTube Group.
- The rap beats done for the transitions in Cow Chop videos are done by oZealous.
"Cow Chop are freaks!" - Jeremy Dooley, My Brain Doesn't Work So Good No More - Off Topic #64
"It's a hell of a crew..." - Michael, My Brain Doesn't Work So Good No More - Off Topic #64
"They make us look like a f*cking joke... Oh yeah we're a bunch of p*ssies" - Michael and Geoff, My Brain Doesn't Work So Good No More - Off Topic #64