With Riot Video games’ main worldwide occasions winding down, it was a considerably quieter esports weekend, however Brazilian streamer Gaules nonetheless skilled a co-streaming enhance from a partnership.
Twitch’s High Channel – xQc
Félix “xQc” Lengyel is, shockingly, nonetheless banned from NoPixel’s non-public Grand Theft Auto V server, and the ensuing lack of drama has seen his viewership come again all the way down to earth considerably. Twitch’s high streamer remains to be taking part in GTA on a public server, and apparently good conduct on that server may lead to his ban being lifted as soon as once more.
Of higher curiosity is the push from Gaules into second place. This isn’t an unusual place for the favored co-streamer, however his viewership is mostly the results of being the primary Portuguese broadcast for Counter-Strike: International Offensive occasions. This week, he added a brand new title to his repertoire due to a partnership with the NBA. The video recording of his first NBA co-stream has already been watched over 2M occasions, and the published helped push his channel over 4M hours watched for the week.
Twitch’s High Content material – Simply Chatting
Regardless of the shortage of xQc-related shenanigans, GTA stays firmly entrenched as the brand new high recreation on Twitch. In fact, it nonetheless lags practically 20M hours watched behind the true king of the platform, Simply Chatting.
World of Warcraft additionally noticed a slight resurgence with the discharge of Burning Campaign Basic, however the novelty seems to have worn off considerably for the reason that nostalgia-fueled remake’s inception. When Basic first launched, it captivated Twitch and pushed massive title WoW streamers to the highest of the charts. This time round, the sport’s main streamer Asmongold may solely attain sixth place with 3.33M hours watched.