These are the 10 most popular channels on Twitch, Amazon's video game streaming platform
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- The top streamers on Twitch, Amazon's streaming platform, are some of the most influential gamers in the world.
- Each of Twitch's 10 most popular channels commands millions of viewers and can earn tens of thousands of dollars from sponsorships, subscriptions, and viewer donations.
- Reaching the top of Twitch often means dedicating tons of time to popular games like "Fortnite," and "League of Legends," but the most successful streamers have been able to carry their audience to different games.
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Amazon's streaming service Twitch has become one of the most important platforms in the video game industry.It's a place where players can build community with each other, celebrate the hottest games, and learn about the newest online trends.Advertisement
Millions of viewers tune in every day for completely different reasons; some watch to improve their own play, while others simply enjoy the entertainment that comes from watching their favorite players. Twitch is home to individual players, game publishers, and esports organizations, and every type of creator makes use of the platform in different ways.
The most successful streamers on Twitch command millions of viewers and can parlay their popularity into business opportunities. Some publishers are willing to pay tens of thousands of dollars to have their game on a top stream for a handful of hours. Beyond sponsorships, popular streamers can also earn a living from paid subscriptions and viewer donations.Reaching the top of Twitch often means dedicating tons of time to the most popular games, like "Fortnite," and "League of Legends," but a handful of successful streamers have been able to build an audience that's willing to follow them from game to game.
These are the 10 most popular channels on Twitch, based on their follower counts: