Twitch is a live streaming video platform owned by Twitch Interactive, a subsidiary of Amazon.com. Introduced in June 2011 as a spin-off of the general-interest streaming platform, Justin.tv, the site primarily focuses on video game live streaming, including broadcasts of eSports competitions, in addition to creative content, "real life" streams, and more recently, music broadcasts. Content on the site can either be viewed live or via video on demand.

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  • We heard you! Based on Community feedback, our team has just released an update to the Twitch Prime Sub and Loot Reminder Extension Update.Starting 5/24, we have the following updates:The Twitch Prime Sub and Loot Reminder is smaller to take up less of the streamUsers have the ability to subscribe to their favorite streamer directly from the extensionViewers watching a channel can now dismiss the ...

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  • Before Daleks became a modern sci-fi staple, and before Weeping Angels made Whovians too scared to sleep, Doctor Who was a bold and quirky sci-fi show with hundreds of classic episodes. Starting May 29, we’re bringing you over 500 of them. You may need a Tardis to watch it all…https://medium.com/media/5e71da8a5e76077f3390178f69dbcfad/hrefJoin us and tons of other fans in Twitch chat for over seven...

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  • Last year, we launched the first TwitchUnity Day, based off of one of our company values to “Welcome everyone.” It’s a site-wide holiday celebrating inclusivity and diversity on our streams, chats, apps, and community at large. Welcoming everyone is a value that we believe in and live by, not just by celebrating big events like TwitchUnity day, but by also taking it into consideration in our day t...

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  • Starting May 9, claim an exclusive outfit, back bling, pickaxe and emote for Battle Royale… all free as a benefit for Twitch Prime subscribers!Epic Games and Twitch are BACK to bring you the Fortnite Twitch Prime Pack #2! Twitch Prime subscribers will be able to grab all new exclusive Fortnite loot for free.That’s …Exclusive Battle Royale Trailblazer Outfit● On the forefront of victory.Exclusive B...

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  • Attending a convention and taking photos with your favorite characters only shows off one facet of cosplay, but cosplayers and artists put in so much work beyond what we see at events. From concept art to fabrication to photoshoots, this month’s showcase is chock full of inspirational and supportive streamers to help educate you on all the amazing components of cosplay!Prompto Argentum FFXV | Phot...

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  • Saturdays never feel quite long enough, do they? Here on Twitch, we decided to do something about it.Tomorrow, we’re kicking off two full days of Saturday Night Live’s best sketches, celebrity impressions, and more. Join tons of fans in chat to relive SNL classics like the Spartan cheerleader tryouts, Bill Clinton’s trip to McDonald’s, and Adam Sandler’s unforgettable tune, “Lunch Lady Land.” You ...

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  • A sum type combines many possible differently-typed values into a single value, expressed in Swift as an enum.https://medium.com/media/6217cfe231386e04ce2e7228080fae7a/hrefIn C, we can achieve the power of Swift’s enum with a combination of a C union and a C enum:https://medium.com/media/3f1696d38fcec2600a942ffbe03c8cd4/hrefFirst, I’m sure you notice Swift’s enum is more concise, but it’s also saf...

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  • 14 Stream On participants were selected by a panel of over 20 Twitch staff from a pool of over 200 applicants.In March, Twitch Studios premiered Stream On, a live interactive game show based on Twitch’s mission: to help creators make a living doing what they love. While taking on weekly challenges over the last 10 weeks, the 14 participating streamers learned new skills and elevated their broadcas...

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  • Starting May 10, Twitch Prime members can grab their sixth reward: the Ultimate Supply Drop Pack with a total of five bribes in this drop! Look out for guaranteed and duplicate-protected Heroic Uniform, Weapon Charm, Winter and Resistance items (unless you already have every item in these categories). You’ll also get a guaranteed Epic item!If you’re not already a Twitch Prime member, you can sign ...

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  • Starting May 9, claim an exclusive outfit, back bling, pickaxe and emote for Battle Royale… all free as a benefit for Twitch Prime subscribers!Epic Games and Twitch are BACK to bring you the Fortnite Twitch Prime Pack #2! Starting May 9, Twitch Prime subscribers will be able to grab all new exclusive Fortnite loot for free.That’s …Exclusive Battle Royale Trailblazer Outfit● On the forefront of vic...

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  • Since 1949, the United States has observed Mental Health Awareness Month (#MentalHealthMonth) every May. While this is a great tradition for the US, Twitch’s streamers and viewers come from all around the world, and we want everyone, everywhere to get involved in something as important as this.What You Can DoIf you’re comfortable doing so, spend some time on stream or in chat with your community t...

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  • Starting May 1, GEICO is giving Street Fighter and Tekken players a way to win cash and compete in front of a live audience.Every Tuesday between May 1 and November 27, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition and Tekken 7 players can compete online to win part of the $1,600 weekly prize pool and earn Gecko Points (GP) toward the Final GEICO Championships and its $15,000 prize pool in December.Sign-ups wi...

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  • Twitch and Overwatch League have added even more ways for you to get deeper into the game. We have partnered with our friends at Muxy to create the ultimate Overwatch League extension — packed with rosters, stats, player information, voting, and more right on the channel — and it’s available for everyone to use right now!To activate the extension, simply roll your mouse over the video player on tw...

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  • Starting May 1st, we’re bringing you SIX more free games to keep forever with May’s collection of Free Games with Prime. Be sure to grab them before they disappear at the end of May. May’s free games are:Psychonauts: A Psychic Odyssey Through the Minds of Misfits, Monsters, and Madmen. This classic action/adventure platformer from acclaimed developers Double Fine Productions follows the story of a...

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  • In the past year, over 220,000 new Affiliates have begun growing their communities and receiving support on Twitch. This surge of new streamers of all kinds has been amazing to see, and well beyond anything we could have imagined. To all of our Affiliates and their viewers, thank you!With the Affiliate program turning one today, we’re taking a look back at how the Affiliates program has changed an...

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  • Bits in Extensions is now available in beta for all Partners & Affiliates to install and activate on their channels.Extensions are live apps for live streams, and they’re reinventing the way streamers and viewers interact on Twitch. Today’s update, Bits in Extensions, makes them more powerful than ever before.Using Extensions has always been a smart way to personalize your stream and grow engageme...

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  • One of the first pieces of feedback we heard from creators after launching Extensions was, “How can I get more of them on my channel?” Today we’re taking a leap forward in that direction with the introduction of multiple video extensions, thanks in large part to our developer community’s input.Starting today, you’ll be able to create and test component extensions, which are overlays that cover a s...

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  • Many reasons can inspire someone to cosplay: the love of crafting, new friends, or the challenge of learning a new craft. Whatever the motivation, cosplayers all enjoy being able to show off their completed costumes and bringing these characters to life. If you want a good dose of passion coupled with some amazing skills, check out our three featured cosplayers for April 2018!Celestia Ludenberg | ...

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  • All year long, we’re updating the dashboard to give you better feedback on how to succeed on Twitch. For starters, we’re combining your “Revenue” and “Stats” pages into one better and more useful page called “Channel Analytics,” and you can check it out on your dashboard right now.Revenue and subscription information is now prominently displayed at the top, and the new visual update makes it easie...

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  • Starting April 17th through June 11th, Stunlock Studios is teaming up with Twitch Prime in the arena to bring you the Battlerite: Champion of Enza Bundle, featuring a free Champion, Raigon, along with a special outfit, pose, mount, and more!If you’re not a Twitch Prime member, you can sign up for a free trial at twitchprime.com.The Champion of Enza Bundle includes:· Raigon Champion: All Twitch Pri...

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  • Twitch is partnering with Nexon and Stunlock Studios to bring you the inaugural season of Battlerite Pro League, Battlerite’s official competitive circuit. Battlerite Pro League, Season 1 will feature a showdown of the best-of-the-best in Europe, North America, South America, and Korea with sign-ups beginning today and the competition starting on April 12th.In Battlerite Pro League, teams will com...

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  • Ahoy again, captains! This marks month two where Twitch Prime members can get a treasure trove of loot in World of Warships.This month, starting April 5th through May 4th, Twitch Prime members get a variety of free in-game plunder:· The legendary Premium Tier V battleship Texas!Dominate the ocean in a ship with a storied history! The first battleships in the U.S. Navy to carry 356 mm guns — New Yo...

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  • The Overwatch League All-Access Pass, available only on TwitchYou root for your favorite teams. You’ve earned your golden weapons. Now, show off your love of all things Overwatch and earn exclusive rewards with the Overwatch League All-Access Pass on Twitch for the 2018 season.With the All-Access Pass, you’ll unlock early access to in-game skins and sprays, global emotes and chat badges to rep in ...

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  • Right before the ref counts 10, Twitch is getting back into the ring with a two-week celebration of all things wrestling and we’ve saved front row seats for you.With WrestleCon (professional wrestling’s premiere fan event) set to begin this week from New Orleans, we’re partnering with IMPACT! Wrestling and House of Hardcore to bring you incredible events you can’t see anywhere else. Twitch Partner...

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  • Over the coming months, all Twitch Prime members will be able to claim some incredible Heroes of the Storm loot in the form of Loot Chests and a new mount*!When the event kicks off in April, all members who claim this offer will receive a Legendary Loot Chest**, which is guaranteed to contain at least one legendary Hero, skin, mount, or announcer. Throughout May, Twitch Prime members will be able ...

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  • Get Tokyo 42, Tales from the Borderlands, SteamWorld Dig 2 and more for FREE with April’s Free Games with Prime!Starting today, we’re bringing you FIVE more free games to keep forever with April’s collection of Free Games with Prime. This collection includes previously released favorites Tales from the Borderlands & Dubwars, 2nd and 3rd place Indie Amplifier winners SteamWorld Dig 2 & Kingsway, an...

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  • Up until today, when building a Twitch extension, you’d choose a single anchor point upon creation. This meant that if you wanted to create an extension that functioned as both a panel and a video overlay, you’d need to create and maintain two separate extensions. This also complicated discovery and management for streamers, since they’d see multiple listings for the same extension with the only d...

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