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Dark SOuls, untouched
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Man beats Dark Souls without getting hit, immediately tries again

Dark Souls can be tough. Not that tough, but, still. And not to take away from the impressive runs wherein Dark Souls was beaten with mirrored controls or Donkey Konga bongos or a DDR pad or by way of a million different Twitch chat inputs....   read

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Hitmanime banned

Yandere Simulator is the latest game banned from Twitch

The controversial stalking and murdering game Yandere Simulator has been banned from being streamed on Twitch, joining the likes of BMX XXX, Hatred, and Second Life. This isn't all that surprising considering YouTube removed one o...   read

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PlayStation Experience
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Oh yeah, I was on Sony's stream talking about 'What Remains of Edith Finch?'

PlayStation Experience was only three weeks ago? Why does it feel like it was a year ago? "Because you had to scrape together a bunch of last-minute jobs to make Christmas money like a Dad working overtime?" you say? You're correct! Questio...   read

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The Game Awards

Over two million people watched The Game Awards 2015

Blimey, a lot happened at The Game Awards this year, didn’t it? Psychonauts 2, a Telltale Batman series, and a very obvious lack of Hideo Kojima were among this year’s highlights, and according to host Geoff Keighley, a lot of p...   read

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Uncharted 4

Here's how much space you'll need to play the Uncharted 4 beta

You'll need around 7GB free to play the Uncharted 4 beta. The news was revealed by developer Naughty Dog during a livestream last night. The beta will be available from this Friday, December 4. While you won't be able to pre-load the b...   read

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Warhammer contest
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Game with the devs of WH40K: Regicide!

Hammerfall Publishing, the awesome folks behind Warhammer 40K: Regicide, want to play with you! No, not like that. PUT THAT AWAY! Sheesh. We have company. These nice folks want to play their game with you silly. What is Regicide you ask (as...   read

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Bob Ross

Expect to see a lot more Bob Ross on

Bob Ross taking Twitch by storm was one of the weirdest things to happen in gaming this year. One of the calmest, gentlest presenters ever, having his entire thirty season art show shown in full on a site normally known for gaming and &ldqu...   read

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Extra Life Marathon
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[Done] Join me for 24 hours of video games in support of Extra Life

[Update: After 18 hours I finally tapped out at 4am ET after raising an amazing $419 dollars for charity with the help of your donations! Thank you all so much! Donations are being accepted through the end of the  year in case you miss...   read

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Watch a Final Fantasy world record get broken for Extra Life Game Day!

[Extra Life's Game Day weekend should be almost upon us when I get this promotion pushed out. So just in case you have some sort of trouble finding it in the body of the post, be sure to check out Walt's twitch channel on November 7th and o...   read

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Twitch experiments

Twitch users will attempt to install Linux together

Twitch stumbled its way through the Pokémon series. Slowly but surely, it conquered Dark Souls. But can strangers work together over the internet to install Linux? With enough time, probably! The stream starts tomorrow at 1:00pm Paci...   read

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Bob Ross

Twitch ditches gaming-only, launches Twitch Creative

Twitch has been strict in the past about its content being gaming-only, locking out streamers using PlayStation 4 title The Playroom to create non-video-game-related television shows. With the recent beta of Twitch Music and today's announc...   read

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Friday Night Fights

Friday Night Fights - Quick and dirty threesomes

Just like Angela likes it. In a rush, busy day, no time for words. I know it's disappointing to all three of you who care about the crap that comes out of my mouth. Instead of my silly rants, just stare at that header and think of the nudit...   read

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Media Molecule is going to Twitch stream Dreams every week

When Media Molecule revealed its "next-gen creation suite" Dreams at E3, I really didn't get it. Okay, I make stuff. How do I make things? What's the creation suite like? How much flexibility do I have? What do I actually do within the game...   read

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Twitch Plays Dark Souls
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Twitch Plays Dark Souls has beaten the whole game

Despite not being the biggest fan of Dark Souls, I’ve been strangely invested in tracking Twitch Plays Dark Souls’ progress. It’s been a wild journey, from spending over three days stuck in the game’s first area, to...   read

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Dark Souls
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Twitch Plays Dark Souls has beaten Ornstein & Smough

Well this is embarrassing. Twitch Plays Dark Souls is officially now doing better in the game than I ever have. They’ve beaten what is considered by some to be the game’s most difficult boss: Ornstein & Smough. At first, it...   read

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Until Dawn

Until Dawn's Twitch archive blocking was 'unintentional'

It was odd, to say the least, to see Sony directly blocking Until Dawn archiving on Twitch, but according to the publisher, it was a mixup. I reached out to Sony, who responded with the following note: "We are currently working on a fi...   read

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Dark Souls

What's your take on Twitch Plays Dark Souls, and its shift to cheating?

When Twitch Plays Dark Souls managed to get to the first boss of the game, there was quite the commotion. Sadly, it seems as if they just couldn't manage it amidst all the chaos, and thus, they decided to cheat. How did they cheat, exactly?...   read

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Until Dawn
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Sony is blocking Until Dawn players from archiving Twitch streams

If you were planning on streaming Until Dawn using your PS4's Share button on Twitch, archiving it, then sharing it with others who were not available for the live broadcast, you may run in to some trouble. Apparently, Sony is allowing play...   read

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YouTube Gaming

Google takes on Twitch today with YouTube Gaming

Gaming is kind of a huge deal on YouTube -- it’s second only to music in terms of subscribers. The most subscribed channel on all of YouTube is PewDiePie, and he has been since December 2013. Elsewhere in the top 20 is VanossGaming, M...   read

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Dark Souls
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Twitch Plays Dark Souls managed to defeat the second boss

Twitch Plays Dark Souls had been a bit of a shambles right from the get go. Players spent days and days stuck in the very first section of the game, at which point the creator of the stream changed the rules and made the entire game almost...   read

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Twitch Plays Dark Souls
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Welp, Twitch is playing Dark Souls

Twitch Plays Pokemon happened a year and a half ago. Participants all entered individual button presses willy-nilly to get through the entirety of Pokémon. Monkeys on a typewriter, and all that. Twitch has not been playing Dark Soul...   read

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Live chibi violence
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Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive and more was live on our Twitch channel

[Update: Stream is over, you missed it.] I realize it is late, but that isn't going to stop me from streaming Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive for PS4 on our Twitch channel. Battle Grounds Overdrive is the sexy PS4 ...   read

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Dtoid Live Stream
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Check out Vanishing of Ethan Carter PS4, and Castlevania-like Odallus on our Twitch!

[Update: All done! Look out for my review of Odallus today. Spoilers: I liked it.] I've got some games and can't possibly play them without someone watching me, so won't you? The PS4 version of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter ...   read

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Riding the Rift
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Watch me get queasy with an Oculus Rift!

[Update: Stream is over. Embedded the replay below in case you missed it.] So I broke down and got an Oculus Rift DK2 after finding one for a decent price on Craigslist. I've been toying around with my Rift for a few days now and figu...   read

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CEO 2015 highlights
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My favorite matches from CEO 2015

CEO 2015, one of the biggest fighting game tournaments of the year, took place this weekend and had some insane moments. My favorite was probably the above match between Armada and Leffen in Super Smash Bros. Melee. Yes, it's Fox against F...   read

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