What does twitch mean?

Video game streaming website

Twitch is a video game streaming website. It allows viewers to watch live video streams of a large array of gaming channels featuring different genres.

The site was created in 2011 by and exploded in viewership. The "Twitch" name derives from twitch gameplay, which challenges a gamer's reaction time. It's available as an app on iOS and Android platforms.


OMG, I just wasted 3 hours watching games on twitch
Logo for the popular video game streaming website
Logo for the popular video game streaming website

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Updated November 11, 2020

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