Entries in 'Twitch' (84)

Twitch, Indigo Pearl and 505 scoop new prizes at MCV Awards 2015

Twitch, Indigo Pearl and 505 scoop new prizes at MCV Awards 2015

This year's MCV Awards saw the introduction of three brand new company prizes – and three inaugural victors to match.

on Apr 17th 2015 at 12:14PM in News
TwitchCon tickets go on sale this week

TwitchCon tickets go on sale this week

Tickets for Twitch's debut convention TwitchCon 2015 will go on sale later this week, the company has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 9th 2015 at 2:47AM in News
ESL One Katowice breaks Twitch record with million-viewer weekend

ESL One Katowice breaks Twitch record with million-viewer weekend

The Intel Extreme Masters and ESL One weekend in Katowice last month broke the Twitch concurrent viewership record as more than 1m people tuned in to watch.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Apr 8th 2015 at 5:11PM in News
Square Enix is currently running what appears to be an interactive Deus Ex reveal

Square Enix is currently running what appears to be an interactive Deus Ex reveal

Twitch viewers are being invited to take part in an “interactive reveal” of a new title that very much looks like the next Deus Ex game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 7th 2015 at 3:43PM in News

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Raptr launches Plays.tv video sharing service

Raptr launches Plays.tv video sharing service

Gamer-focused social network Raptr has launched a short form video sharing client called Plays.tv, securing a new round of funding to back the new service.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 1st 2015 at 5:43AM in News
More than one year after it started, Twitch Plays Pokémon catches all 151 monsters

More than one year after it started, Twitch Plays Pokémon catches all 151 monsters

Social experiment-meets-endurance test Twitch Plays Pokémon has finally completed its Pokédex, a year after it first went live.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 25th 2015 at 3:56PM in News
Twitch makes users reset passwords after two potential hacks

Twitch makes users reset passwords after two potential hacks

Streaming video giant Twitch is forcing users to change their passwords after what was described as “unauthorised access to some Twitch user account information”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2015 at 12:16PM in News
Current console cycle could be last of its kind, Twitch CEO says

Current console cycle could be last of its kind, Twitch CEO says

The console cycle as we know it may be at an end, according to Twitch CEO Emmett Shear.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 23rd 2015 at 7:25PM in News

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Twitch COO: eSports is here to stay

Twitch COO: eSports is here to stay

The debate surrounding the legitimacy of eSports as a sport is over.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 26th 2015 at 12:04PM in News
Twitch unveils TwitchCon, inaugural event set for September

Twitch unveils TwitchCon, inaugural event set for September

Twitch has announced it will host the first annual TwitchCon this September in San Francisco, California.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 22nd 2015 at 10:00PM in News
D!ngIt challenges Twitch superiority with weekly tournaments

D!ngIt challenges Twitch superiority with weekly tournaments

Game streaming newcomer D!ngIt.TV has announced a weekly rota of tournaments for five eSports titles, in a bid to establish themselves as serious competition for Twitch viewer share.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Feb 18th 2015 at 1:45PM in News
Awesome Games Done Quick raises $1.58m for charity

Awesome Games Done Quick raises $1.58m for charity

January's live streaming charity event Awesome Games Done Quick raised $1.58m for the Prevent Cancer Foundation, organizers have announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 11th 2015 at 7:19PM in News

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Apex 2015 Smash Bros tournament saved by Twitch, Red Bull

Apex 2015 Smash Bros tournament saved by Twitch, Red Bull

Apex 2015, the annual Smash Bros. community gathering, almost ended before it began last weekend after a series of ill-timed disasters left organisers shaken and without a venue.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 9:55AM in News
Twitch hits 100m monthly viewers in 2014

Twitch hits 100m monthly viewers in 2014

Streaming video service Twitch continues to boom, with monthly viewer numbers reaching 100m in 2014.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 29th 2015 at 2:55PM in News
Five games grabbed 61% of Twitch views in Q4 2014

Five games grabbed 61% of Twitch views in Q4 2014

The range of games streamed on Twitch is certainly diverse, but five big hitters were very much in control of the video streaming service last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 4:03PM in News
Twitch unveils music library cleared for streaming use

Twitch unveils music library cleared for streaming use

The hunt for music to use in your latest stream has just got a little easier.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 15th 2015 at 3:58PM in News

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Twitch teams up with Devolver to offer movies for the first time

Twitch teams up with Devolver to offer movies for the first time

Video streaming service Twitch is making the move into movie streaming.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Microsoft happy for users to make money from their Xbox game footage on YouTube and Twitch

Microsoft happy for users to make money from their Xbox game footage on YouTube and Twitch

The greenlight has been given to gamers to monetise footage of their Xbox gameplay on YouTube and Twitch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2015 at 12:42PM in News
Valve takes on Twitch with Steam Broadcasting beta

Valve takes on Twitch with Steam Broadcasting beta

Valve has launched Steam Broadcasting in beta, allowing Steam users to livestream without having to utilize third-party services such as Twitch.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 3rd 2014 at 7:00AM in News
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Twitch streams top 6m unique viewers

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Twitch streams top 6m unique viewers

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the most streamed launch week console game of 2014, video platform Twitch has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 17th 2014 at 7:02AM in News
Next week's London Games Conference: Final schedule adds Facebook, Google and Yogscast

Next week's London Games Conference: Final schedule adds Facebook, Google and Yogscast

Three online giants have been added to the London Games Conference schedule.

on Nov 11th 2014 at 11:56AM in News
COUNTDOWN TO LGC: Twitch to serve as official stream partner for London Games Conference

COUNTDOWN TO LGC: Twitch to serve as official stream partner for London Games Conference

Twitch has signed on as the official live stream partner for this year’s London Games Conference.

on Nov 4th 2014 at 11:08AM in News
Twitch changes T&Cs to clamp down on naked streaming

Twitch changes T&Cs to clamp down on naked streaming

Streaming video service Twitch has amended its rules of conduct in an effort to stop its users streaming in the buff.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:33AM in News
London Games Conference: Look who's talking

London Games Conference: Look who's talking

Facebook, Buzzfeed, Twitch, PlayStation, Ubisoft, IGN and more will be sharing their expertise at next month’s London Games Conference.

on Oct 10th 2014 at 11:18AM in News
Twitch promises transparency on sponsored content

Twitch promises transparency on sponsored content

Live-streaming service Twitch has vowed to be complete open about sponsored content and promotion. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 3rd 2014 at 10:21AM in News