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9:30 AM on 05.23.2014

The Order 1886 on Twitch later today

Sony is teasing a stream of something on the Twitch PlayStation page. Their blog post says that "the revolution will be televised..." and suggests that you might want to change your evening plans to see what they have in stor...

Dale North



Tuesday Newsday: Far Cry 4, Halo 5, Bombshell & TwitchTube photo
Tuesday Newsday: Far Cry 4, Halo 5, Bombshell & TwitchTube
by Max Scoville

There's been a whole bunch of interesting stuff to talk about in the last week! Halo 5: Guardians has been announced for 2015, Far Cry 4 is coming this fall, Duke Nukem: Mass Destruction has been rebranded as Bombshell, Tom Clancy's The Division is basically pulling a Watch Dogs and disappearing into development for another year or two, Playstation Now beta invites are going out to PS4 owners, and Twitch TV might be acquired by YouTube. Wild!

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12:00 PM on 05.19.2014

YouTube reportedly in talks to buy Twitch for $1 billion

Google buying Twitch. Well, that's one way to scale. Sources with Variety say that Google's YouTube is working to acquire the streaming video site for "more than $1 billion" and preparing for U.S. regulators to challenge the ...

Jordan Devore

6:45 PM on 05.14.2014

Gears of War studio Black Tusk hosting Q&A stream tomorrow

Microsoft is continuing the Gears of War franchise with Black Tusk Studios. I wasn't expecting to hear much about the new installment next month at E3 -- perhaps, at best, a teaser trailer -- but it's possible the company wil...

Jordan Devore

7:00 AM on 05.05.2014

Twitch Plays Pokemon is still a thing, currently playing Platinum

After completing multiple Pokemon titles, Twitch Plays Pokemon is still...well... playing. Currently they're working their way through Platinum, with a new twist involved. Players can bet on Pokemon Stadium 2 matches. While e...

Chris Carter

6:00 PM on 04.28.2014

Can Twitch work together to play Hearthstone?

I'm over Twitch Plays Pokemon, but it was fun while it lasted for me. And that's not to say I'm bored of the concept of people collaborating to play a game via live stream, generally speaking. Some will be hits, some will be ...

Jordan Devore





2:45 PM on 04.28.2014

Twin Galaxies launches interactive gaming channel online

Twin Galaxies LIVE is a new interactive live videogame television channel that is set to launch on April 28, 2014 -- today. Gaming record tracking group TwinGalaxies.com will launch this new 24/7 interactive channel, using Sk...

Dale North

1:30 PM on 04.23.2014

Twitch beats YouTube and ESPN in live online streaming

Video solutions company Qwilt has released some stats on Twitch today that show that the streaming site has become one of the top live streaming sites in the United States, outpacing ESPN, NBC Sports, and even YouTube's live ...

Dale North

8:30 AM on 04.23.2014

Super Mario 64 speedrun record beat at 1 hour and 43 minutes

"Why did I do this on a Tuesday? I just woke up and decided I would do this." That's what Siglemic said right before he beat the Super Mario 64 speedrun record, claiming all 120 stars and finishing the game in just one hour ...

Dale North

1:15 PM on 04.22.2014

CCP Devs to go up against MMA fighter at EVE Fanfest

EVE Fanfest is an amazing event already, but this year's sounds like it's going to be completely nuts. The craziest thing they're doing is probably staging an event called Eve of Destruction, where MMA fighter Gunnar &ld...

Dale North

11:00 AM on 04.16.2014

Twitch to support Choice Chamber with matched funds

Twitch has promised to match the funds need for Studio Bean to launch their interactive game, Choice Chamber. The title has a Kickstarter running, with a goal of $30,000 set for the deadline of April 20. Twitch will match the...

Dale North

4:00 PM on 04.03.2014

Twitch launching invite-only Group Chat today

Starting this week, Twitch is giving broadcasters and viewers a way to interact with one another in private, invite-only chat rooms that are separate from existing main chat channels. This new Group Chat feature will first ro...

Jordan Devore

11:00 AM on 04.01.2014

Twitch reports positive progress on Xbox One app

It appears as if the Twitch app is going swimmingly on the Xbox One, as the company has shared some positive stats from the launch, which took place on March 11th. Twitch reports that on launch day, 30% of all broadcasters we...

Chris Carter

3:30 PM on 03.31.2014

Live Show: Playing True Crime: Streets of LA

I got to thinking this weekend about what games I used to enjoy playing a lot, a bit of a nostalgia trip as it were. One game that would often pop up in my head is True Crime: Streets of LA. At first glance the game may decep...

Phil

3:15 PM on 03.28.2014

Live Show: Playing some Nier to bring us into our weekend

There was a time back when I did playthroughs on our live channel and I really wanted to do a run of Nier. The game has been sitting in my collection for as long as I can remember and I still have yet to play more than the fi...

Phil



Hohokum soothes the minds of everyone who plays it photo
Hohokum soothes the minds of everyone who plays it
by Bill Zoeker

We recently had the pleasure of diving into Hohokum with Sr. Producer, Zach Wood, live on Dtoid.TV. It seemed to put everyone in the room into a technicolor joy trance, and we've heard similar reports of players elsewhere being pacified by the vibrant world of Hohokum. Watch the video above to see for yourself.

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