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Blizzard Announces All-Access Pass For Overwatch League

04/08/2018, Given the success that Blizzard has seen with the Overwatch League, it’s not surprising that they’re looking at ways to make it grow even bigger. So much so that they have since announced an all-access pass for its “superfans” that will offer them...

Twitch Prime Subscribers Will Get Exclusive Fortnite Loot

03/28/2018, If you love Epic Games’ Fortnite Battle Royale, then you might be interested to learn that if you are a Twitch Prime subscriber, you will be able to get your hands on some exclusive loot. All players have to do is link their Twitch Prime accounts to the...

Drake Fortnite Stream Breaks Twitch Record

03/15/2018, You wouldn’t really expect to find superstar Drake on a gaming streaming website like Twitch but in the odd event that he does appear on the platform out of the blue, you can expect word to spread about that like wildfire. That’s precisely...


Twitch Launches ‘Free Games With Prime’ Program For Subscribers

03/13/2018, Considering that Amazon acquired Twitch, it wasn’t surprising to see Amazon leverage the streaming platform and fold it into its Prime program with Twitch Prime, a “premium experience” that is included with every Prime or Prime Video membership. The...

Twitch Joins In On Celebrating StarCraft’s 20th Anniversary

03/06/2018, The other day Blizzard announced that they would be spending a month celebrating StarCraft’s 20th Anniversary. This would come in the form of various gifts and events across all of Blizzard’s games, but it seems that Blizzard isn’t alone in...

Twitch Announces Grant To Help More Female Streamers

02/25/2018, It is clear that the gaming scene is mostly dominated by males. Take a quick look on YouTube or Twitch and for the most part you’ll find mostly guys who are doing all the streaming and reviews, but that’s a narrative that Twitch wants to change....

Gamers Can Now Earn Overwatch League Tokens By Watching Matches

02/21/2018, Earlier this year Twitch and Blizzard announced a partnership in which the Overwatch League will be streamable via Twitch’s platform. This proved to be a huge success where within its first week, the matches managed to nab 10 million viewers, and now it...

Twitch Prime Showcasing Great Games From Independent Developers

02/19/2018, Twitch gives subscribers with a Prime membership free games, it has been doing that for quite some time now, but it always decides what those games are going to be. It’s switching things up a bit with Twitch Prime Indie Amplifier to shine a...

Vimeo Now Lets Users Stream To Multiple Platforms Simultaneously

02/14/2018, It is obvious that YouTube is currently the king when it comes to online videos, and while platforms like Vimeo and Dailymotion are still alive and well, it’s hard to not associate online videos with YouTube, although some platforms such as Facebook are...

Twitch’s Concurrent Viewership Might Have Surpassed MSNBC, CNN

02/14/2018, Is there a market for people to watch other people playing video games? Back in the day of the arcade, that was more or less the case with people crowding around pros while they battled it out, but these days thanks to technology and platforms like...

Bad Behavior Off Twitch Could Lead To Bans

02/09/2018, Recently Blizzard announced an interesting initiative, in which they’re not only banning Overwatch players based on player reports in-game, but they will also be trawling social media to look for players who exhibit toxic behavior but who have not been...

Facebook Improves Their Efforts On Live Video Game Streaming

01/28/2018, When it comes to video game streaming, Twitch is more or less the default platform that you probably think of, and to a certain extent YouTube Gaming as well. However it looks like Facebook wants to take both platforms on, and have recently announced a...

Twitch Launches ‘Video Producer’ Tools For Pre-Recorded Videos

01/18/2018, While Twitch’s focus at the start was more on live video (and for the most part it still is), the company is starting to turn their attention towards pre-recorded videos, possibly in a bid to better compete against the likes of YouTube and Facebook. So...

Overwatch League Attracts 10 Million Viewers Within Its First Week

01/17/2018, It seems like Blizzard’s decision to partner up with Twitch for the Overwatch League has proven to be a fantastic idea, at least as far as helping Overwatch become a more prominent title in eSports. Recently it was reported that in its first day, the...