Tag Archives: twitch

Twitch Affiliates Receive Access to Subscriptions

By : James Glaze | Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Back in April, Twitch launched the Affiliate Program which is a way for streamers to work towards the goal of becoming a Partner.  Affiliates only way of earning revenue is through Twitch’s Cheering feature via “bits.” Well Twitch revealed a very big announcement today that is going to make Affiliates around the world happy.  Starting this week,...

Twitch and Blizzard Sign Streaming Deal

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jun 21, 2017

For the next two years, all major Blizzard eSports events will be streamed exclusively on Twitch.  Twitch beat out competitors like Google’s Youtube Gaming and Microsoft’s Mixer.  This is huge news for both eSports fans and competitors as it can sometimes be confusing as where gaming competitions are being streamed. With the Twitch/Blizzard...

Twitch Announces New Subscription Options

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Apr 20, 2017

Twitch has been the frontrunner for gaming and entertainment live streams for many ongoing years, innovating a platform wherein streamers and viewers can interact and support one another. Just recently, the streaming company announced a beta for new subscription options for viewers. The beta will be launching “very soon” for Twitch Partners...

Twitch Desktop App Enters Beta

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Mar 17, 2017

Twitch has recently unveiled their newest creation—a Twitch desktop app for both PC and Mac that will allow Twitch streamers to more efficiently connect with their viewers and audience. Akin to the popular communication app Discord, Twitch Desktop allows for the creation of servers that are tied to Twitch channels/accounts, where streamers can connect...

Destiny – The Taken King & Year Two Reveal Teaser

By : Rhys Weir | Tue, Aug 18, 2015

Tomorrow, Bungie will be hosting a live stream over on their Twitch channel which will feature big reveals for the upcoming The Taken King expansion for Destiny including a look at the revamped Tower, the updated user interface, and much more. To remind players of their upcoming Twitch reveal, a new teaser was released which shows you what to expect...

YouTube Gaming Launching This Summer

By : Joe B. | Fri, Jun 12, 2015

YouTube is taking their gaming push to the next level.  This summer, YouTube will launch “YouTube Gaming”, a new media platform dedicated to video game content.  This content includes live streams, gameplays, Let’s Plays, Walk Throughs, and anything else gaming related. The biggest thing to takeaway from this announcement is that...

Twitch Warns Users Of Hacking Breach

By : Joe B. | Mon, Mar 23, 2015

Twitch has released a statement through their official blog saying that they recently had a security breach relating to user passwords. The popular video streaming website has expired all login information for accounts, as well as disconnected accounts from 3rd party websites like YouTube and Twitter as well. The next time you login to your Twitch account...

Halo 5: Guardians Beta Early Access Begins Today

By : Rhys Weir | Thu, Dec 18, 2014

UPDATE: Xbox One Preview Program members will also be access the early access period of the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer beta. Starting tomorrow, all users in the preview program will receive an Xbox LIVE message with instructions on how to download the beta. ORIGINAL: With the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer beta releasing towards the end of the month,...

Halo 5: Guardians Beta Will Include Spectator Mode

By : Ray Smith | Wed, Dec 10, 2014

Today it was announced via IGN that the Halo 5: Guardians Beta would include a Spectator Mode. 343 Industries studio head Josh Holmes went on to explain the mode in detail below: “When you think about Halo, it’s such a tailor-made experience for eSports, especially with that competitive edge, getting back to the level playing field and everything,”...