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Top streamers react to xQc Kick Deal: XQC Switch to Kick has generated significant reactions from fellow streamers within the community. While some have expressed uncertainty about the implications for Twitch, others have criticized the move and its potential impact on the streaming landscape.
Once hailed as the premier live-streaming platform, Twitch experienced explosive growth in popularity throughout the late 2010s. The trend continued in 2020, fueled in part by individuals seeking entertainment while confined to their homes. However, in recent times, Twitch has faced stiff competition from emerging live streaming platforms, such as YouTube, as well as a newcomer named Kick.
Top streamers react to xQc Kick Deal: “Twitch is done”
As xQc signed a $70 million deal with Kick many prominent streamers across different platforms chimed in to address issues related to the deal. Some of them commented on how this deal might affect Twitch and impact the streaming scenario. The ball is now in Twitch’s court, as the platform must respond strategically to this high-profile departure and address the concerns raised by content creators.
Twitch is done, and not just on twitch
— Mizkif (@REALMizkif) June 16, 2023
Twitch streamer and OTK member, Mizkif, wasted no time in sharing his thoughts on the matter, bluntly stating, “Twitch is done.” HasanAbi, known for his political commentary and gaming content, took to social media to show his support for xQc.
— hasanabi (@hasanthehun) June 16, 2023
Asmongold directly engaged with Kick on Twitter after news of xQc’s deal broke. By reaching out to the platform, he hinted at the possibility of joining Twitch’s rival.
you already know bro, you’ve been a day 1 🦍
— Trainwreck (@Trainwreckstv) June 16, 2023
MoistCr1TiKaL, known for his witty and humorous commentary, couldn’t resist taking a shot at Twitch in response to xQc’s move. His tweet highlights the growing discontent among streamers toward the platform.
Holy shit…don’t worry though, twitch is offering other top streamers a free ice cream cone once a month to keep them exclusive on their platform https://t.co/v93DHYxDlJ
— Charlie (@MoistCr1TiKaL) June 16, 2023
Hot shottish @xQc
— Dr Disrespect (@DrDisrespect) June 16, 2023
With xQc’s ground-breaking deal with Kick and the mounting discontent among top streamers, the once-dominant Twitch finds itself facing unprecedented challenges. As the industry evolves and competitors rise, the platform’s ability to adapt and retain its user base will be crucial for its survival in the highly competitive live-streaming landscape.