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Twitch Fortnite Gamer

Science-and entertainment-focused publisher Inverse is the latest to jump on Twitch, the live streaming service owned by Amazon. Though viewership for Fortnite had been on a bit of a decline following the World Cup in July, it seemed as though any popular streamer could boost their viewership simply by watching the ominous black hole that was Fortnite until early morning on Tuesday.
Where Mixer claimed around 10 million monthly users in 2018, Twitch boasted over 100 million, partly thanks to Twitch's large stable of influential personalities such as Tfue, Dr DisRespect, Pokimane, and other streamers who regularly pull in impressive numbers for the platform.



I don't play with female gamers,” says Tyler Ninja” Blevins, Twitch's biggest streamer and one of the faces of the Fortnite fandom This edict may be surprising to hear, especially as emphatically as Blevins said it when we spoke at a recent Samsung event.
Those are some of the takeaways from a third-quarter streaming market report from StreamElements , an Israeli company that advertises itself as the Ultimate Streamer Platform.” The report, made in conjunction with independent Twitch analysis site SullyGnome and influencer data tracking service , goes into detail regarding the audience, platforms, content, and individual stars of the streaming scene from this past July, August, and September.

That month, the service was acquired by Amazon for US$970 million, 4 5 which later led to the introduction of synergies with the company's subscription service Amazon Prime Twitch later acquired Curse , an operator of online video gaming communities and introduced means to purchase games through links on streams along with a program allowing streamers to receive commissions on the sales of games that they play.
Last week, the game amassed more than one million concurrent viewers on Twitch with a big gameplay reveal that Riot coordinated with every popular streamer under the sun: TimTheTatman, xQc, Summit1g, DrLupo, Myth, Pokimane—the list goes on. These streamers were offering drops, aka beta keys, to lucky viewers.

Ninja's long list of achievements includes becoming the first professional video game player featured on the cover of ESPN the Magazine, helping drop the ball in Times Square on New Year's Eve, guest starring in a Super Bowl commercial, and becoming the first streamer on Twitch to reach 10 million followers.
He has over 14 million followers on Twitch, and the platform has hosted many of his pioneering esports moments, including a Fortnite event in March 2018 featuring rappers Drake and Travis Scott and football player JuJu Smith-Schuster that propelled the game into a full-blown cultural phenomenon.

He's been criticized for not inviting more female players into his streams, and that intensified when he told Polygon last year that his concern was "if there's a hint of flirting, that is going to be taken and going to be put on every single video and be clickbait forever." Blevins married in 2017.

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