Entries in 'Twitch' (141)

Counter Strike gambling streamer PhantomL0rd banned from Twitch

Counter Strike gambling streamer PhantomL0rd banned from Twitch

Less than a week after Twitch said it would take action against the streaming of Counter Strike gambling on its network, one leading streamer has been banned.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 20th 2016 at 2:50PM in News
Twitch bans gay-themed game bundle Radiator 2

Twitch bans gay-themed game bundle Radiator 2

Radiator 2, a collection of three gay-themed titles that was recently released on Steam, has been banned from streaming site Twitch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2016 at 12:03PM in News
Twitch bans CSGO Lotto and other Steam gambling streaming

Twitch bans CSGO Lotto and other Steam gambling streaming

The streaming of gambling sites that use Steam OpenID API has been banned by Twitch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2016 at 9:36AM in News
ECS

ECS CS:GO league returns for season two

The Esports Championship Series is set to return for its second season in October, with open qualifiers for the league taking place next month.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 13th 2016 at 8:16PM in News

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Twitch is now playing Pokémon Go

Twitch is now playing Pokémon Go

Having played numerous Pokémon games, Heathstone, Punch Club and even Dark Souls, Twitch is now playing Pokémon Go.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 13th 2016 at 12:10PM in News
ESIC

The new eSports Integrity Coalition aims to end match fixing and doping

Earlier today the eSports Integrity Coalition was announced, which aims to end match fixing, doping and cheating in general in the eSports world.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 5th 2016 at 11:37AM in News
Twitch

Twitch adds premium 'cheering' emotes as a way of supporting streamers

Cheering is the latest way to financially support your favourite Twitch streamers, by adding premium emotes to your chat messages.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jun 29th 2016 at 1:21PM in News
Twitch

Twitch takes legal action against viewbotting companies

Streaming site Twitch is taking legal action against seven companies that offer viewbotting services.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jun 18th 2016 at 6:09PM in News

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Twitch unveils new Clips feature to challenge Oddshot

Twitch has announced Clips; a new feature that allows viewers to save 30 second video clips from any live stream.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on May 29th 2016 at 5:09PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Twitch recruits events marketing chief

MCV Jobs Weekly: Twitch recruits events marketing chief

Christou arrives from Premier, Green Man Gaming welcomes new comms boss and Judge joins IGN.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on May 26th 2016 at 10:32AM in News
ELEAGUE

ELEAGUE will be broadcast on Twitch thanks to multi year deal

Turner and WME | IMG, the two companies running ELEAGUE, have partnered with Twitch in order to broadcast the upcoming competition on the streaming platform.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on May 21st 2016 at 2:28PM in News
You can watch the Women In Games Awards 2016 right here

You can watch the Women In Games Awards 2016 right here

Today we celebrate the Top 30 Women in Games, and will find our who has won the six award categories at a special ceremony in London.

on May 19th 2016 at 11:38AM in News

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Twitch and FACEIT bring ECS CS:GO league finals to Wembley Arena

FACEIT and Twitch have today announced that the LAN finals for the ECS CS:GO league will be held at Wembley Arena on June 25th and 26th.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on May 13th 2016 at 2:00PM in News
Rocket League

Twitch and Next Generation eSports partner to produce the Rocket League Championship Series

Next Generation eSports and Twitch have partnered in order to produce the Rocket League Championship Series.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on May 5th 2016 at 7:57PM in News
Twitch signs multimillion dollar partnership with Vainglory eSports

Twitch signs multimillion dollar partnership with Vainglory eSports

Twitch and mobile MOBA Vainglory developers Super Evil Megacorp have signed an investment deal to see the touchscreen eSport promoted on-site for the next three years.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Mar 31st 2016 at 1:13PM in News
How can YouTube Gaming close the gap on Twitch?

How can YouTube Gaming close the gap on Twitch?

Since it was spun out of streaming firm Justin.tv in 2011, Twitch has risen to be one of the most prominent players in the modern games media.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 17th 2016 at 10:40AM in News

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Twitch to live-stream MCV Awards 2016

Twitch to live-stream MCV Awards 2016

The great and the good of the UK games industry will tomorrow head to the Hilton Bankside Hotel, London for the MCV Awards 2016.

on Mar 2nd 2016 at 4:44PM in News
DingIt's first year boasts 80m total viewers

DingIt's first year boasts 80m total viewers

DingIt, the eSports-centric streaming platform, has finished its first year of broadcasting with 80m viewers under its belt.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Feb 29th 2016 at 3:27PM in News
Archived Twitch streams to start preserving chat

Archived Twitch streams to start preserving chat

Streaming service Twitch has announced plans to preserve a video’s chat as part of its archive.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 24th 2016 at 12:23PM in News
UFC champ ponders move into full-time video game streaming

UFC champ ponders move into full-time video game streaming

Current UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson has said that he plans to become a full-time game streamer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 10th 2016 at 2:10PM in News
Plays.tv releases Chrome extension to end Twitch highlight ownership battle

Plays.tv releases Chrome extension to end Twitch highlight ownership battle

Gaming social network and video-sharing platform Plays.tv has introduced a way for spectators to capture stream highlights while the content creator retians their ownership.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Jan 28th 2016 at 3:03PM in News
Punch Club crosses $1m in sales following 'Twitch Plays' success

Punch Club crosses $1m in sales following 'Twitch Plays' success

TinyBuild Games just announced that Punch Club has grossed over $1m (£0.6m) in just 10 days, with more than 100,000 sales across all platforms.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 19th 2016 at 12:37PM in News
'Twitch Plays' gets its own slot on streaming video service

'Twitch Plays' gets its own slot on streaming video service

Remember ‘Twitch plays Pokemon’? Now finding similar experiences is getting a whole lot easier with the addition of a new directory to the site.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 14th 2016 at 3:36PM in News
DingIt wants in on the streaming sector's riches

DingIt wants in on the streaming sector's riches

In February, DingIt decided to enter the billion-dollar video streaming market. But how can it hope to compete with giants like Twitch and YouTube Gaming? MCV catches up with head ...

on Dec 21st 2015 at 10:33AM in News
Mobile startup debuts iOS game livestreaming in Japan and Korea

Mobile startup debuts iOS game livestreaming in Japan and Korea

Kamcord has beaten Twitch and YouTube Gaming to the iOS streaming race.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2015 at 3:42PM in News