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Overwatch League Player Eqo Uses Insensitive Gesture During Stream

By Kevin Tucker, Apr 04, 2018 11:00am PDT

The Philadelphia Fusion player will soon face punishment regarding his use of a racially charged gesture.


"yeah that guy used "trihard 7" as a salute to other people on twitch chat (looks like o7). ..."

- Chandler55 see all 3 comments

Twitch 'Adjustments' Result In Layoffs of Several High-Profile Employees

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 30, 2018 12:00pm PDT

Reports indicate that as many as 25 employees have been laid off as Twitch makes adjustments to its team.


"Is there a list of the on-air people who were let go? I read speculation that djWheat was one ..."

- Crimsonbeak see all 2 comments

Twitch Streamer Prod1gyX Becomes Sea of Thieves' First Pirate Legend

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 29, 2018 1:00pm PDT

Prod1gyX has become a Pirate Legend, and fans can now see what happens when all Sea of Thieves factions are maxed out.


"I'm really curious how long it will be until currently active players burn out on this game, it ..."

- node see all 3 comments

Ninja Drops N-Word On Twitch, A Prequel To His Apology Tour

By Charles Singletary, Mar 28, 2018 5:25pm PDT

Expect more and demand more from your favorites.


"Lmao so you can go far enough to discuss the rappers that use it, but not how it was used ..."

- The_CSJR see all 263 comments

Twitch Prime and Square Enix Unveil FFXV Kooky Chocobo Mount Bundle

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 22, 2018 10:45am PDT

The latest mount to land in Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition has landed thanks to a collaboration between Square Enix and Twitch Prime.


"I don't want it unless it can fly but inexplicably only land on trees."

- one random winner see all 3 comments

Twitch Mobile App Gets Extensions Support

By Chris Jarrard, Mar 21, 2018 1:55pm PDT

Enhance your mobile Twitch experience with some amazing third party tools.


Twitch Will Honor Mister Rogers' Neighborhood With Stream Marathon

By Asif Khan, Mar 19, 2018 10:50am PDT

Twitch has a special event planned for the day that the late Fred Rogers would have turned 90 years old.


"This city (Pittsburgh) worships that man. Here's the statue outside of Heinz Field. ..."

- watcherxp see all 11 comments

Shackcast Episode 24: The Cleveland Browns of Extra Life United

By Asif Khan, Mar 18, 2018 7:30pm PDT

For the kids!


Fortnite Battle Royale Streamer Ninja Fights Alongside Drake on Twitch

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 14, 2018 10:32pm PDT

Started from the bottom, now the whole team here... on Twitch.


"I'm pretty sure they say "thanks for the donation" on air. That's burned into my eardrums like ..."

- Serpico74 see all 17 comments

Twitch Launches Free Games With Prime Program

By Chris Jarrard, Mar 13, 2018 2:40pm PDT

Twitch Prime lets you watch and play the best games.


Show Important: Elsword Live Stream, Today At 7 PM ET

By Asif Khan, Mar 12, 2018 3:50pm PDT

Tune in to Shacknews Twitch channel today for a very special episode of Show Important! Chris Jarrard tries out Elsword!


New Twitch Guidelines Tackle Harassment, Dress Code, Off-Stream Creator Behavior, And More

By Charles Singletary, Mar 05, 2018 4:35pm PST

The new Twitch guideless address harassment of all kinds and sets the expectation that creators must take responsibility for their communities.


"Do you really need to wear work out clothes if your doing a fitness stream? What if work out ..."

- badkitty64 see all 2 comments

Happy Hour: Madden NFL 2018

By Asif Khan, Mar 05, 2018 3:45pm PST

Vontae Mack No Matter What!


Twitch Streamer AqualaGamer Claims to Kill Dog, Then Says She Was Just Trolling

By Asif Khan, Mar 01, 2018 6:30pm PST

Either way, unfollow this disgusting human. Simone Scott should be ashamed.


"A titty streamer does something awful and tries to get attention for it? You don't say. "

- vitek r see all 6 comments

TwitchCon 2018 Goes Live In San Jose This October

By Chris Jarrard, Feb 28, 2018 9:45am PST

The fourth annual event is the one-stop shop for everything Twitch.