Twitch is designed to be a platform for video game-related content, including eSports tournaments, personal streams of individual players, and gaming-related talk shows.
The founders of twitch where Justin Kan and Emmett Shear
Twitch started as a multi video platform. After a few months, the gaming element grew ‘A LOT’ so twitch organically developed into a gaming platform.
On August 25, 2014, it was announced that Amazon.com would acquire the Twitch Interactive for US$970 million (£735,405,610.31).
According to The Wall Street Journal. Twitch falls right behind Netflix, Apple, and Google when it comes to peak internet traffic.
Jeffrey Shih (video game stream), told Forbes the best streamers on Twitch, can earn upwards $100,000 a year (£75,815.01).
Twitch amassed about 45.6 million unique visitors and more than eight billion page views for the period of time between July 26 and Aug 22nd 2014.
riotgames is THE most popular twitch streamer out there with 2,540,251 followers and 918,669,393 channel views.
syndicate is one of the most known and liked streamers on twitch he has a total of 2,466,508 followers on twitch and 39,931,039 channel views.
Overwatch is one of the most played games on twitch with a constant view progression of 12,000,00 viewers daily.
On twitch league of legends or LOL gets a daily viewer rate of 350,000.
On twitch the 3 most viewed games are LOL,PUBG and IRL.
On twitch the 3 most viewed competitive games are LOL,Hearthstone and Overwatch
Twitch is compatible on PC,Xbox and PS4.
Twitch streams up to 10,000 Tournaments yearly!
When GTA 5 first came out it was not allowed to be stream on twitch for legal reasons.