Category Archives: Streamers

Twitch is up again after hours of downtime

UPDATE: At 5am Twitch had recovered. Twitch posted an update on  Twitter with a couple of messages: 🛠 Is this thing on? We are currently recovering from our site wide issues. Thank you for your patience throughout today. ^RSS pic.twitter.com/lul6m4nHal — Twitch Support (@TwitchSupport) 31 August 2017   Original article: Twitch has been suffering outages…
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WTF is… happening to games media?

A few days ago, Kotaku UK published an article with well-known British games critic TotalBiscuit about dealing with hateful online comments. The reaction to this article and the aftermath that followed inspired Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco to share his thoughts on the shifting games media landscape, Gamergate and why streamers should be as accountable…
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UK streamer JurassicJunkie breaks Twitch world record with 2m views

A British streamer - who has only been streaming for two months - has broken the Guinness World Record for the number of views generated by a single Twitch clip. Tom "JurassicJunkie" Wheldon, from Nottingham, was playing Outlast 2 when something unexpected gave him a fright. In the space of a week and a half,…
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13 UK League of Legends players who stream on Twitch

There are a number of promising players from the UK scene, but only watching them in competitive matches won't show you the full picture, in terms of both ability and personality. Dom Sacco rounds up some players to follow on Twitch, including those playing in the UK scene, as well as a handful of professional…
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Gross Gore pulls in 1,600+ subs in three days following Twitch return

UK League of Legends streamer Ali "Gross Gore" Larsen has had a successful first few days back after being unbanned by Twitch. He currently has 1,649 subs and had more than 17,000 viewers tune in to watch his first stream back on Friday June 16th. Day one was literally a subs train, with Grossie thanking…
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