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October 2, 2014

Twitch outlines new sponsorship transparency rules

In response to continued exposure of shady and undisclosed marketing deals between advertising and prominent broadcasters, Twitch.TV has established some new transparency rules. This is a good thing. The language used in this announcement is…


August 25, 2014

Amazon confirms Twitch acquisition for $970 million

We now have confirmation of the Amazon deal as it’s officially announced. Earlier rumours were circulating that Amazon had been pushing to acquire Twitch and this evening the announcement was made by both Twitch and…


Amazon apprently making a move to acquire Twitch

We all thought the Twitch Google acquisition was in the bag but it appears not according to reports today. Although no official announcement had been made by Google or Twitch it was widely reported that…


August 7, 2014

Twitch CEO Emmert Shear responds to concerns over changes

Twitch CEO Emmert Shear took time out to answer questions from the community regarding yesterday’s big change announcements. Regarding the umting of Valve’s DOTA 2 videos, this was an accident but it’s without a doubt…





May 19, 2014

Youtube reportedly acquiring Twitch for $1 billion

The latest big spend in the world of gaming could involve the popular streaming channel Twitch.tv. The news just broke this evening with the two companies apparently reaching a deal with Youtube to acquire the…


November 22, 2013

Minecraft Twitch integration now open to the public

If you’re reading this, you’re connected to the internet, which means there’s a 98.2% chance that you stream games onto Twitch.tv or upload them onto YouTube. Good news: you can now stream Minecraft to Twitch…


November 2, 2012

Planetside 2 gets Twitched

Gamers continue to enjoy live streaming their gaming to others and Twitch is one of the more popular services to utilise. SOE has announced that Twitch is being integrated into the MMOFPS to make it…


July 20, 2012

War of the Roses tournament to be streamed live next Friday

Paradox Interactive will be hosting a live War of the Roses tournament on 27 July, in which 20 different competitors will do battle in the forthcoming third-person, medieval multiplayer slash’em’up. Contestants include YouTube celebs TotalBiscuit…