Nintendo Reveals What They're Bringing To SDCC 2019

Nintendo's Brand Ambassador Program Appears To Be Ending

Other outlets have since confirmed anonymously from other creators on YouTube and Twitch, as well as social media people, that they too have received similar emails The company hasn't commented on the changes, and to be honest unless someone goes off the rails and makes the news so public that they have to respond, we're[...]

Twitch Reveals Their Free Games With Prime For June 2020

Twitch Reveals Their Free Games With Prime For June 2020

Those of you with a Twitch Prime subscription are in for a world of goodies as the company revealed Free Games With Prime for June 2020 The word came down on Twitter this morning, revealing the give games that would be available for free with your subscription Those games are Forsaken Remastered, Observer, Project Warlock, Steel Rats, and[...]

Twitch Launches A Redesign To Kick Off TwitchCon 2019

Twitch Signs Summit1G, Dakotaz, & JoshOG To Multi-Year Deals

Twitch has made an announcement today of three new signings as the social streaming platform has signed Summit1G, Dakotaz, and JoshOG All three are professional gaming streamers with their own major followings that have made them popular mainstays in their games of choice Each one will continue to live stream exclusively on Twitch through multi-year[...]

SNK Announces Summer Games Giveaway With Twitch Prime

SNK Announces Summer Games Giveaway With Twitch Prime

SNK revealed today they've partnered with Twitch to giveaway over 20 classic games this summer as part of their Twitch Prime program Over the course of the next few months, the company will kick open their vault and give out several classic arcade and console titles that should bring back feelings of nostalgia All of[...]

Twitch & Bandai Namco Partner Up To Make Pac-Man Live Studio

Twitch & Bandai Namco Partner Up To Make Pac-Man Live Studio

Bandai Namco and Twitch revealed today on Pac-Man's 40th Anniversary the addition of Pac-Man Live Studio to the website The actual studio itself won't be coming until June, but the basics are that streamers will be able to play versions of the iconic arcade game live on stream You'll have several options to choose from[...]

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New Video Game Event Called The Guerrilla Collective Will Air In June

A new Twitch livestream event will take place in early June as video game fans will be exposed to the Guerrilla Collective With E3 officially canceled, many of the video game studios and publishers have to resort to new means to get their information out to the public The vast majority going the livestream route[...]

Twitch Launches A Redesign To Kick Off TwitchCon 2019

Both The ESL & DreamHack Enter New Streaming Deals With Twitch

This week, both the ESL and DreamHack announced they have entered into a new streaming agreement with Twitch Both companies have entered into a three-year deal to bring esports events to the social-streaming platform, which will see some of the biggest esports tournaments organized by both organizations through at least 2022 That's a pretty major[...]

Twitch Prime Free Games May 2020

Twitch Prime Reveals Six Free Games For May 2020

Its the start of a new month, and so Twitch is giving away six new games to Twitch Prime members for the month of May The six games you can snag with your membership right now are Avicii Invector, Fractured Minds, Pankapu, Urban Trial Playground, The Little Acre, and Snake Pass What's more, the company[...]

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Facebook Gaming Has Launched Their Own Gaming App On Google Play

If the app itself looks a little familiar, that's because it's nearly identical to what Twitch already offers with its mobile app It doesn't take a ton of reasoning to see this is Facebook's way of offering direct competition to Twitch utilizing many of the same systems and features they use The two may have[...]

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SNL Pokes Fun At Twitch Streamers In At-Home Episode

During last night's At-Home episode of SNL, one of the skits decided to poke fun at Twitch streamers and was pretty much on-point If you're not aware of last night's show, it was the first Saturday Night Live episode to air since the coronavirus shut down practically everything non-essential in New York City So the[...]

Jane and Paul must do what it takes to Survive, courtesy of Quibi.

Survive Review: Crass Quibi Thriller My Brain Barely Survived

Quibi offers nothing that YouTube, Twitch, Instagram, and TikTok don't already offer, and with more substance They have no real incentive to pay a subscription fee for the also-ran content on Quibi Why would they download it when they already have all those other services on their phones? In Quibi's Survive, Jane (Sophie Turner) is[...]

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The Valorant Closed Beta Sets New Twitch Viewership Record

According to Riot Games, their first-person tactical shooter broke Twitch’s single-day hours watched record in a single game category This was accomplished within the first hours of the closed beta launching as those few involved with it took to the platform to show it off The game also surpassed the 1.7 million peak concurrent viewers,[...]

Janet Varney attends Comic-Con International.

"Legend of Korra" Voice Actors to Reprise Roles in Comic Live-Reading

Dark Horse, which publishes comics based on Avatar: The Last Airbender and Legend of Korra, will be live-streaming the event on their Twitch channel,, on Monday, April 6th at 2PM Pacific.[caption id="attachment_1188662" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Janet Varney attends Comic-Con International, photo by Eugene Powers /[/caption]Varney and Gabriel will read the first chapter of Legend[...]

TwitchCon Amsterdam Canceled Due To Coronavirus Issues

Next up on the chopping block due to the coronavirus is TwitchCon Amsterdam, which is essentially the official version of the event for all of Europe The event was set to take place from May 2-3, but after all the coronavirus issues happening now in Europe, the company decided to shut it down and issued[...]

Twitch Reveals Their March 2020 "Free Games With Prime"

Twitch has revealed all of the games coming to Free Games With Prime for March 2020, as well as all the special additions you can get On March 2nd, the five free games on the way will be Furi, Bomber Crew, Epistory Typing Chronicles, Whispers of a Machine, and Mugster What's more, several of the[...]

StreamElements Opens Custom Streamers Merch Store With SE.Merch

StreamElements Opens Custom Streamers Merch Store With SE.Merch

There's an open beta for Twitch creators to try it out right now, with more rolling out soon for YouTube, Facebook Gaming, and Mixer Some of the items to choose from include mugs, stickers, clothing, and more.[caption id="attachment_1154404" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: StreamElements[/caption]Considering how many people on those platforms sell merch, it definitely opens up a[...]

Twitch Shows Off "Free Games With Prime" For February 2020

Twitch Shows Off "Free Games With Prime" For February 2020

Twitch has revealed what all of their Free Games With Prime will be during the month of February 2020, and there are some interesting choices So first off, the five big games you'll be able to play are American Fugitive, Desert Child, Narcos: Rise of the Cartels, Steredenn, and White Night That's a pretty decent[...]

Watch A Pro "Fortnite" Player Pay Off His Mom's Student Loan Debt

Watch A Pro "Fortnite" Player Pay Off His Mom's Student Loan Debt

Aydan Conrad is a professional player who also has a pretty successful career on Twitch playing whatever he feels like Depending on which site you reference he's made between $125k-150k in winnings over his career, not including his income from Twitch and any sponsorship deals he may have Essentially, he has become a successful gamer[...]

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StreamElements & WotC Partner For "Magic: The Gathering" Creator Program

The program will be using StreamElements' SE.CAP system, which will allow them to manage and grow their influencer program across YouTube, Facebook, Mixer, Instagram, and Twitch The program is now open to applications from streamers in North America and Europe, which will soon have a number of challenges for those who take part in it[...]

StreamElements & Arsenal Releases Q4 Streaming Industry Results

The biggest non-gaming category on Twitch is Just Chatting, which was the top category in December for the first time Essentially meaning that people are digging more streamers who are doing personal streams on their platform Twitch also had the largest stable of talent with varying top streamers each quarter, which makes sense since they've[...]