55-year-old Player Impresses With Pure Skill in Apex Legends
Paul Wozniak, 24 September 2020, 22:07
Recently, the web went crazy about a 55-year-old Apex Legends player, who boasted one of his plays on Reddit. His skills quickly won the hearts of Internet users.
Disabled Player Wins Crown in Fall Guys Using a Hat
Jacob Blazewicz, 11 September 2020, 17:44
Steven Spohn from the AbleGamer Foundation boasted of his victory in Fall Guys. He did it using an unusual hat-shaped controller.
Ninja Signs Exclusive Deal With Twitch
Paul Wozniak, 10 September 2020, 20:30
Streamer Richard „Ninja” Tyler Blevins officially announced that from now on he will only appear on Twitch.tv.
Minecraft Speedrunner Cheats During Stream, Gets Boned on Finish Line
Paul Wozniak, 24 August 2020, 15:33
While speedrunning Minecraft, streamer BeasttrollMC, knowing that he couldn't break the record anymore, decided to resort to cheating and crafted an item needed to activate the portal. However, karma caught up to him quickly and he had to finish the game.
Streamers are Mad After Being Used by Marketers
Bart Swiatek, 21 August 2020, 12:14
Ogilvy marketing agency prepared for its client - Burger King fast food chain - a campaign which was based on smuggling ads into transmissions of popular streamers. A plug-in created by Streamlabs was used for this purpose, which enables text to be translated into speech and published as short, personalized messages from plegers during the stream.
Unlucky Fall Guys Player Finally Wins - Ninja and Twitch Congratulate
Dameredet, 21 August 2020, 12:06
A player who couldn't win finally takes the crown. He was congratulated by famous streamers, including Ninja. Meanwhile, Twitch noticed the success of Fall Guys.
Streamer Becomes Popular by Losing in Fall Guys
Paul Wozniak, 19 August 2020, 14:43
Streamer TimTheTatman hasn't won any game in Fall Guys: UItimate Knockout yet, which makes his live Twitch broadcasts more and more popular. A few days ago there was also a situation where a player helped an inactive opponent advance to the next round.
„It's Just a Game” - Video Sparks Storm on the Web; Ninja Responds
Paul Wozniak, 17 August 2020, 20:47
A few days ago, a video appeared on the web, in which the author discussed players who give their 100% in each game, and spoke about how they have a bad influence on other people. According to the user, such approach takes away the fun from the game. The matter quickly made a lot of waves and Ninja, among others, spoke about it.
Shroud, Dr. Disrespect and Ninja are Back to Streaming - How Did They Fare?
Paul Wozniak, 13 August 2020, 19:28
Recently, three popular streamers - Ninja, Shroud and Dr. Disrespect - have returned to live broadcasts. The audience's favourites have managed to attract a huge number of fans in front of the screens again, although the results of one of them may come as a surprise.
Shroud Returns to Twitch After the Mixer Fiasco
Bart Swiatek, 12 August 2020, 13:27
Popular streamer Michael „Shroud” Grzesiek informed that he is back on Twitch. Last year, he abandoned Amazon's platform in favor of Microsoft's competitive service, which eventually closed down a few months ago.
Cyberpunk 2077 - Streamer Gives Up Cameo Because of Fans
Bart Swiatek, 10 August 2020, 12:19
One of Chinese streamers, who was supposed to appear in Cyberpunk 2077 as an easter egg, decided to resign from the project. The reason was pressure from Internet users.
Dr. Disrespect is Back, Starting Today on YouTube
Paul Wozniak, 07 August 2020, 21:55
Yesterday, the popular streamer Dr. Disrespect, which was permanently banned on Twitch more than a month ago, officially announced that he will return to live streaming today.
Blizzard Immortalizes Reckful in World of Warcraft
Bart Swiatek, 07 August 2020, 13:26
Blizzard Entertainment honoured the memory of WoW streamer Byron „Reckful” Bernstein, who passed away in July, by placing a special character in the Shadowlands expansion.
Ninja Returns to Twitch
Paul Wozniak, 05 August 2020, 21:20
Today, for the first time since the shutdown of Mixer, popular streamer Richard „Ninja” Tyler Blevins started streaming on Twitch.
Red Dead Online - Hacker Blows Up Popular Streamers
Bart Swiatek, 05 August 2020, 20:59
A hacker is harassing Red Dead Online streamers. He does this by teleporting all players on the server to one spot and then blowing them up. The attack is carried out in such a way that victims often blame the attacked streamer for the situation.
Sims 4 Devs Listened to Fan's Request to Enable Us Name Our Cow Plants
Paul Wozniak, 27 July 2020, 19:51
Fan of The Sims 4, who for years has been asking the creators to introduce the possibility of naming cow plants, finally lived to see this option implemented in the game. What's more, the devs prepared a small surprise for her and made the default plant name refer to her nickname.
Youtuber Tricked YouTube to Win a Prestigious Award
Bart Swiatek, 27 July 2020, 13:09
Youtuber Jack „JackSucksatLife” Welsh used the exploit to win the so-called Diamond Play button - an award that is given to content creators with more than 10 million subscribers. The platform was notified of the vulnerability that allowed the fraud.
$20,000 Spent on Streamers; Underage Player Wastes His Mother's Savings
Paul Wozniak, 20 July 2020, 17:30
The mother of an underage Fortnite fan shared a story online, describing how her son spent her entire life's savings in just over 2 weeks. The teenager spent almost $20,000 on donations and subscriptions to various streamers.
Mysterious Disappearance of Dr. Disrespect Remains Unexplained [Updated]
Darius Matusiak, 16 July 2020, 22:10
It's been two weeks since Dr. Disrespect's mysterious ban on Twitch and we still don't know what's going on. The popular streamer is also silent on his other social media, which gives rise to much speculation.
Streamer Brags Online, Gets Caught Cheating
Paul Wozniak, 14 July 2020, 15:45
During his live Call of Duty: Modern Warfare broadcast, streamer TwitstedBear bragged about how good he is and how easy it is to beat subsequent opponents. However, due to his inattention, it soon came to light that the streamer was using cheat software.
Ninja's Success on YouTube - First Stream Draws a Crowd of Viewers
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 July 2020, 14:03
Richard „Ninja” Tyler Blevins released his first YouTube stream. The well-known streamer was watched live by more than 100,000 people at the same time, but that doesn't mean he will stay on Google's platform permanently.
Reckful Committed Suicide - WoW Community Pays Tribute
Bart Swiatek, 03 July 2020, 11:58
Byron „Reckful” Bernstein - one of the best known World of Warcraft streamer - committed suicide yesterday. Reckful has been struggling with depression for years. The WoW community paid tribute to the deceased by organizing memorials inside the game.
Dr. Disrespect's Animated Gifts are Being Removed
Adrian Werner, 01 July 2020, 14:17
Animated gifts presenting Dr. Disrespect disappeared from GIPHY. This is another puzzling situation in recent days related to the streamer, who was recently banned by Twitch.
Dr. Disrespect Permanently Banned on Twitch [Updated]
Paul Wozniak, 28 June 2020, 19:01
Yesterday, one of the more popular Twitch streamers - Dr. Disrespect - was permanently banned on the platform. There are many mysteries and controversies surrounding the ban.
Microsoft Pulls the Plug on Mixer
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 June 2020, 21:57
Microsoft ceases further development of the streaming platform Mixer. Users of the service will have to move to Facebook, although not all recognizable streamers can take advantage of this offer.
Streamers Accused of Sexual Harassment, Twitch Issues a Statement
Paul Wozniak, 22 June 2020, 15:52
This weekend, a group including Twitch streamers, youtubers and people associated with the video game industry were accused of sexual harassment and assault. The charges were brought by many women against various well-known personalities. Twitch issued a statement in this case.
Streamer Sacrifices 3,000 Hours of Game Time For a Good Cause
Paul Wozniak, 16 June 2020, 16:38
As part of the GCX 2020 charity event, one of the streamers dedicated his Hardcore Ironman mode character from RuneScape, with whom he spent over 3,000 hours. All this with the noble aim of raising money for St. Jude's Children's Hospital in Memphis.
WoW - 49 Warriors Maxed-out for a Just Cause
Bart Swiatek, 10 June 2020, 13:21
A World of Warcraft enthusiast, streamer DesMephisto has reached the maximum level (120) on 49 warrior-class characters. The aim of the action is to increase public awareness of autism - an affliction from which the player suffers.
Garbage Free-to-play - Shroud on Amazon's Game
Paul Wozniak, 02 June 2020, 17:52
Popular streamer Shroud spoke about the new online shooter from Amazon, Crucible. According to the streamer, the title feels like a free game from 10 years ago. Statistics show the game is losing players day by day.
Gamepad Aim Assist Causes Problems on PC - Ninja on Controversial Feature
Paul Wozniak, 20 May 2020, 13:45
Popular streamers and professional players are speaking out on the issue of aim assisting on gamepads in PC version of Fortnite. Many of them, including Ninja, have announced that they will not play Epic Games' title until the unbalanced aim assist feature is fixed.
Ban For a 9-year-old Gamer Triggers a Storm on Twitter
Paul Wozniak, 06 May 2020, 17:18
The Fortnite community is raging across Twitter because of a 4-year ban for a 9-year-old player. The boy is now unable to participate in tournaments and competitive modes.
Streamer on Warzone: Worst Battle Royale; PS5 and XSX Launch Planned
Jacob Blazewicz, 05 May 2020, 13:19
The developers of Call of Duty: Warzone have assured us of their planned long-term support for the game, including its release on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. This coincided with a commet from Jaryd „Summit1g” Lazar, who called the title the worst battle royalty on the market.
PewDiePie Signs an Exclusive Deal With YouTube
Paul Wozniak, 05 May 2020, 13:14
YouTube announced yesterday that from now on, the world's most popular solo youtuber - PewDiePie - will stream exclusively on Google's platform. However, no details of the collaboration were provided.
Twitch is Fed Up With Valorant Key Farm, Changes the Rules
Paul Wozniak, 29 April 2020, 15:36
The controversial practices of Twitch streamers have led to the introduction of new rules on so-called „drops” on the platform. From now on, adding the possibility of e.g. access to Valorant's tests while transmitting replays will have considerable consequences.
WoW: Shadowlands May be the Best Expansion for the Game Yet
Pri, 22 April 2020, 17:40
World of Warcraft: Shadowlands won't launch until the end of 2020, but streamer Asmongold has already had a chance to see the alpha version of the expansion and shared his thoughts on the matter.
Shroud on CS:GO vs. Valorant: Valve Did Nothing for Years
Paul Wozniak, 20 April 2020, 17:15
Popular streamer Michael „Shroud” Grzesiek spoke about the compatition between CS:GO and Valorant. According to the Shroud, Valve realized that over the past few years they could do nothing, because there was no competition on the market. Now that the shooter from Riot Games has appeared, the devs have decided to introduce some important updates, and the biggest ones are probably still ahead of us.
Billions of Hours on Twitch - Streaming Boom During the Pandemic
Milosz Szubert, 20 April 2020, 15:13
The coronavirus pandemic has caused the number of people streaming on Twitch to exceed 5 million. As for the average number of viewers, it reached 2.5 million.
CoD: Warzone - Streamer Wants to Pay Devs $10,000 for Banning Cheaters
Bart Swiatek, 15 April 2020, 14:52
The creators of Call of Duty: Warzone boasted that since the game's launch they have already banned 70 thousand cheaters. Unfortunately, many users still complain that the number of cheaters in the game is too high. One of the streamers has offered the developers $10,000 if they decide to watch his stream and ban the cheaters he encounters during the broadcast.
No More Nudity on Twitch. Website Introduces New Rules
Jacob Blazewicz, 08 April 2020, 21:37
Twitch has updated the rules on nudity and pornography on streams. The new recommendations are more detailed, and not following them will result in the deletion of content or blocking your account.
Valorant Helped Twitch Break a Record
Paul Wozniak, 08 April 2020, 14:02
Yesterday, Twitch broke a historical record. The launch of Valorant's closed beta tests attracted more than 1.7 million viewers. This was enough for the total number of people watching streams on the platform to exceed 4 million.
Shroud Claims Other Shooters are Thrash Compared to Valorant
Paul Wozniak, 02 April 2020, 18:15
One of the most popular streamers after playing Valorant's beta said that the rest of the games are thrash and don't give him as much fun as the new title from Riot Games.
Shroud Claims CoD Warzone Doesn't Require Skill
Paul Wozniak, 30 March 2020, 17:06
According to one of the popular streamers, the free battle royale game CoD: Warzone is very easy compared to other such titles and requires almost no skills.
Streamer Pays Off his Mom's Student Loan
Milosz Szubert, 28 January 2020, 18:12
Aydan Conrad, a professional streamer, Fortnite player and a member of the esports organization Ghost Gaming, made a pleasant surprise for his mother. He paid off her student loan for her.
Ninja Allegedly got 20-30 Million Dollars for Going to Mixer
Bart Swiatek, 28 January 2020, 18:03
CNN reports that the popular streamer Tyler Blevins (Ninja) received 20-30 million dollars from Microsoft for abandoning Twitch in facor of Microsoft's Mixer. It's supposedly the biggest contract of its kind ever offered to a streamer.
Most Popular Streamers of 2019
Laty, 20 December 2019, 14:01
At the end of the year it's time to look at the year's most popular streamers. The list includes Ninja, Tfue and Shroud, which is hardly a big surprise.
PewDiePie Plans to Take a Break From YouTube
Bart Swiatek, 16 December 2019, 13:14
The popular streamer PewDiePie is planning to take a break from creating videos on YouTube. His vacation will start at the beginning of 2020. We should know more details soon.
Exclusive Twitch Deals; Platform Fights for Streamers
Jacob Blazewicz, 11 December 2019, 23:32
Twitch has signed exclusivity agreements with three well-known streamers. Unofficial information suggests that DrLupo, Lirik, and TimTheTatma will receive millions of dollars each year in exchange for remaining on Amazon's website.
Dr. Disrespect: Anyone Over 13 Still Playing Fortnite Has Mental Issues
Laty, 07 November 2019, 22:58
Doc is coming back in style - this time not only has he uninstalled Fortnite again, but he has also offended anyone who plays Fortnite and is over 13 years old. Will this be the end of his adventure with this game?
Also King Gothalion Abandons Twitch for Mixer
Bart Swiatek, 28 October 2019, 10:42
Cory „King Gothalion” Michael, the organizer of the GuardianCon Convention, known to the fans of Destiny, informed that from tomorrow he will be streaming exclusively for Mixer. It's another popular streamer that abandoned Twitch in favour of Microsoft's platform.
Another Twitch Star - Shroud - Joins Ninja on Mixer
Laty, 25 October 2019, 10:53
Shroud leaves Amazon's streaming service for Mixer, Microsoft's platform, and only there will he carry out his streams. The first broadcast on the new channel will take place today.