Twitch News


TwitchCon's Sponsors, Exhibitors, and Showcases Nearly Doubled For 2017

By Charles Singletary, Sep 15, 2017 8:30am PDT

Attendees are going to have a fit trying to decide which experiences they can't miss.


Twitch and Extra Life Partner to Raise Cancer Awareness

By Jason Venter, Sep 13, 2017 5:13pm PDT

You can support your favorite streamers and strike a blow against cancer, all at the same time.


"They can't pocket as much for "administrative fees" if they actually have to give it to ..."

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Twitch SUBtember - Shacknews Staff and Chatty Recommendations

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 11, 2017 1:00pm PDT

It's SUBtember at Twitch, meaning Twitch viewers can subscribe to some new channels for half-off. The Shacknews staff and Chatty community offer up some recommendations for those looking for a new streaming channel to check out.


"I made it to the front page! It only took like 15 years of posting on this place!!"

- Nighteyes see all 3 comments

Show Love With Half-Off Subscriptions During Twitch's SUBtember

By Charles Singletary, Sep 07, 2017 10:25am PDT

Show some love to some partner and affiliate streamers on Twitch by subscribing. All new subs up until October 2nd are half-off but the creators receive the full amount.


Easily Add Polls, Mini-Games, And More With Twitch Extensions

By Charles Singletary, Aug 31, 2017 4:10pm PDT

With this new platform, Twitch is bringing interactive tools to all creators and giving streaming a massive facelift.


You Can Watch NASA's Solar Eclipse 2017 Livestream on Twitch

By Asif Khan, Aug 21, 2017 10:00am PDT

The Solar Eclipse of 2017 is almost here, watch the livestream here with us!


Twitch's New Desktop App Allows You To Create Chat Servers

By Charles Singletary, Aug 10, 2017 4:10pm PDT

Is the streaming platform taking aim at the community building of Discord?


"The inability to launch the dashboard and the spotty VOD stuff makes this a hard pass. Just ..."

- TotalFusionOne see all 2 comments

1080p 60 FPS Streaming Coming to PS4 Pro in 5.0 Firmware Update

By Charles Singletary, Aug 09, 2017 11:55am PDT

5.0 focuses on sharing content and continuing to build community through interaction.


Twitch Unveils First Wave of Events for TwitchCon 2017

By Charles Singletary, Aug 09, 2017 10:40am PDT

Twitch is empowering their community and furthering their relationships with charities, software developers, tool creators, and more at their annual TwitchCon.


Elgato To Shake Up Streaming Again With its New Cam Link

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 08, 2017 12:40pm PDT

A compact USB device will turn your existing camera into the ultimate webcam.


Q4TC Twitch Live Stream Marathon to Benefit 10 Charities in 10 Days

By John Keefer, Aug 04, 2017 10:15am PDT

Quest for the Cause will have broadcasters, musicians and streamers trying to raise $100,000 starting today.


Twitch Streamers Have Raised More Than $75 Million for Charity

By John Keefer, Jul 21, 2017 9:10am PDT

Various drives have benefited more than 100 charities since Twitch launched in 2011.


"As useless as gaming generally seems, it's nice to think that it's able to give something back. "

- jayacheess see all 2 comments

Twitch, Crunchyroll Partner For Anime Marathon, Including Yuri on Ice

By John Keefer, Jul 18, 2017 9:15am PDT

Mob Psycho 100, Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid, and Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers will also be included when the broadcast starts on July 27.


Watch the D23 Expo 2017 Disney Games Panel Here

By Asif Khan, Jul 15, 2017 12:56pm PDT

Get excited, the time has come to find out the latest Disney video game news!


"Super disappointing especially with how much 3.0 fucking nailed it. All they had to do from ..."

- roushimsx see all 3 comments

When is Evo 2017 and What is the Twitch Stream Schedule?

By Bill Lavoy, Jul 12, 2017 2:21pm PDT

Find out when Evo 2017 is and what the stream schedule looks like.


"Any shackers attending this year? I'm going again after a three year hiatus."

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