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Sony Announces PS5 Cloud Streaming Coming This Month

Building on the revamped PlayStation Plus offerings last year, Sony has announced a new PS5 Cloud Streaming feature coming to those who subscribe at the Premium membership level. What is PS5 Cloud…

October 11, 2023 | 12:46 EDT

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New Wave of Shows Coming to Warhammer Plus

New content are coming to Warhammer Plus. Games Workshop's premium subscription service has been around for roughly two years now, providing Warhammer fans with dedicated streaming content as well as…

August 16, 2023 | 02:59 EDT

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New PlayStation Acquisition Haven Studios To Focus On Cloud Gaming

Jade Raymond's Haven Studios has officially become part of PlayStation. In light of her studio joining PlayStation, Raymond has described her vision for Haven, specifically referring to a focus on…

July 11, 2022 | 12:43 EDT

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New Shows Coming to Warhammer+ This Year

Last year, Games Workshop launched Warhammer+. It is a subscription-based service where fans of Warhammer gain access to different forms of multimedia content based around the popular sci-fi war game…

January 5, 2022 | 03:15 EST

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Twitch Releases New Anti-Harassment Tool

In the past few months, Twitch streamers have been dealing with an increase in hate raids, especially for those in marginalized communities. However, a newly-revealed tool hopes to use machine…

December 1, 2021 | 09:45 EST

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Streamlabs Accused of Copying Other Livestreaming Services

Update November 17 2:08PM EST: Streamlabs has responded to the complaints made by OBS, and Lightstream. In regards to OBS and the Streamlabs OBS name, they said (thanks @thatmitchcanter for spotting…

November 17, 2021 | 10:31 EST

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Streamers Launch Day Off Twitch Campaign to Protest Inaction on Hate Raids

Over the past month or so, Twitch streamers have been seeing a worrying rise in hate raids, where bot accounts fill someone's chat with hateful slurs, Nazi imagery, and sometimes their real-life…

September 1, 2021 | 10:55 EDT

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Resident Evil 3 Switch Cloud Version Probably On The Way

Evidence has been unearthed suggesting that a Resident Evil 3 Switch cloud version is on the way. Like the recently-released Switch version of Control, this edition would be worked on by cloud gaming…

October 29, 2020 | 08:27 EDT

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Uplay+ Becomes Ubisoft+, Introduces Stadia and Amazon Luna Beta

Ubisoft has just announced their subscription service, Uplay +, has been rebranded into Ubisoft + while also launching a beta with the Google Stadia and Amazon Luna cloud gaming services. This…

October 27, 2020 | 10:57 EDT

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US Navy Streamer Manual Shows Plans To Evade Questions About War Crimes

The past few months have been controversial for the U.S Armed Forces. Not due to real wars or atrocities, though that is of course things that have occured, but more specifically their behavior…

October 26, 2020 | 04:46 EDT

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Fortnite Streamer JoeyB and Community Help Troubled Kid

Often, feel good stories regarding players and the gaming world are overlooked. So I figure why not check out small moments where gamers are at their best. This time around, we turn the spotlight on…

September 6, 2020 | 03:53 EDT

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Xbox Game Pass Hits Project xCloud On September 15th

Xbox Game Pass is hitting Microsoft's Project xCloud service starting next month. It'll mean you can play over 100 Xbox games on your Android smartphone or tablet without needing an Xbox console.…

August 4, 2020 | 09:27 EDT

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Mixer Plans to Move Creators to Facebook Gaming

A few years ago, Microsoft set itself up as a potential competitor to Twitch. After signing some big-name streamers and investing a lot of time and energy into its game-streaming service, Mixer has…

June 22, 2020 | 03:06 EDT

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Samsung PlayGalaxy Link Will Let You Stream PC Games To Your Phone

Today, Samsung announced the latest streaming service that has been thrown into the ring: PlayGalaxy Link, which will allow those with a Samsung Note10 or Samsung Galaxy S10 to stream PC games onto…

November 28, 2019 | 01:30 EST

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Google Stadia Release Date Confirmed For November 2019

The Google Stadia release date has been announced. After several months of hype for Google's game-streaming console, the creators have locked in a timeline for when the first of these high-tech…

October 15, 2019 | 11:29 EDT

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Mobcrush Debuts ReplayEngine Streaming Tool With Automatic Action Replays

Streaming tool provider Mobcrush has debuted a new feature for its livestream platform. ReplayEngine is a nifty new feature that automatically generates "Action Replays" from stream highlights. It's…

September 24, 2019 | 01:00 EDT

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Esports Star SonicFox Raises Over $22,000 for The Trevor Project

Esports star Dominique McLean, better known by his online name SonicFox, has raised over $22,000 for The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization formed in 1998 that focuses on…

August 27, 2019 | 04:20 EDT

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Bethesda E3 2019 – New Streaming Optimization Technology Orion Announced

During the Bethesda E3 2019 conference this Sunday, Director of Publishing Operations James Altman and CTO at id Sofware Robert Duffy joined the stage to present the company's new streaming…

June 9, 2019 | 10:44 EDT

Rage 2 Roadmap Offers Plenty Of Bang For Your Buck

Rage 2 Roadmap Offers Plenty Of Bang For Your Buck

After Rage 2 drops on May 14 and you complete your first playthrough, there will still be plenty to keep you raging on and on. Bethesda Softworks' roadmap with their post-launch plans shows the game…

November 1, 2019 | 09:45 EDT

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Rage 2 Streamers Can Have Their Audience Revive Them When They Die

According to a GameSpot report, Twitch streamers who plan to rage against the machine when Rage 2 releases on May 14 will be able to have their viewers help revive them they die in the game. Upon the…

November 1, 2019 | 09:45 EDT

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More Details On Microsoft's Project xCloud From GDC2019

There has been a lot of talk and excitement about game streaming over the past few weeks, thanks to both Microsoft and Google announcing game streaming platforms at a pretty damn similar time. Well,…

March 25, 2019 | 11:40 EDT

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Google GDC 2019 - Stadia Supports Instant Sharing of Gaming Moments

At GDC 2019, Google revealed its new streaming platform, Stadia. The platform facilitates game streaming on a whole new level, letting anyone stream major games to many devices. To supplement the "…

March 19, 2019 | 02:57 EDT

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Google GDC 2019 – Google Introduces the New Stadia Controller

The Stadia Controller accompanies Google's newest game streaming platform, Stadia. Announced at Google's GDC 2019, this controller is fine-tuned for Stadia and even includes two new buttons. Google…

March 19, 2019 | 02:30 EDT

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You Can Now Stream Android And PC Apps To Xbox One

A recent update to Microsoft's Wireless Display app allows gamers to stream PC and Android games directly to their Xbox One consoles. The app was originally only available on the Surface Hub but has…

March 18, 2019 | 10:20 EDT

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[Rumor] Microsoft Might Bring Xbox Game Pass to Nintendo Switch

Microsoft and Nintendo's relationship is strong, recently allowing for crossplay on games such as Minecraft. Now, Microsoft might be bringing Xbox Game Pass over to the Nintendo Switch, according to…

February 21, 2019 | 08:03 EST

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Rainway, a Home-Based Streaming Service, Has Launched

On Friday, Rainway, a home-based streaming service that allows users to stream their PC games on the go, launched. It is fully compatible with AMD, Intel, and Nvidia hardware, and is "capable of…

February 2, 2019 | 02:41 EST

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Beat Saber Announces All Official Tracks Are Removed From ContentID

BeatGamesStudio, the developers of Beat Saber, have announced an agreement to turn off ContentID on Youtube for a few tracks in the game. These few tracks were the only official tracks that had…

February 1, 2019 | 01:06 EST


[Rumor] Apple Is Planning A Game Subscription Service

If you’re reading this website, you love entertainment. If you enjoy entertainment, you’re probably paying upwards of five monthly subscriptions for access to it. Get ready for another one. According…

January 30, 2019 | 04:15 EST


Arc System Works Bans Streaming Episode Mode of BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle

Arc System Works announced its official guidelines for streaming BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle and many streamers aren’t happy with the restrictions. The guidelines allow for plenty of versus, open play…

June 5, 2018 | 11:55 EDT


Twitch Announces Gear on Amazon, Allows Streamers to Sell Products

Twitch was bought by Amazon three years ago and has largely been a separate entity, aside from the Amazon Prime benefits for Twitch. Today, Twitch has announced "Gear on Amazon," which allows…

September 15, 2017 | 09:32 EDT


ESA Announces E3 2017 Main Stage, E3 Coliseum

The ESA has announced that E3 2017 will be teaming up with producer Geoff Keighley to bring the E3 Coliseum to The Novo at L.A Live on the 13th and 14th of June. The E3 Coliseum will act as a main…

May 15, 2017 | 12:30 EDT


Twitch Expanding Subscription Options

Popular streaming website Twitch allegedly has announced an expansion of their paid Twitch subscriber services in an email sent out to a select few partnered streamers.  These new tiers will allow…

April 18, 2017 | 09:40 EDT


ATLUS Restricts Streaming of Persona 5, Warns of Copyright Strikes to Avoid Spoilers

ATLUS celebrated the release of Persona 5 in the West this week and reached out to the many streamers and content creators that will no doubt be broadcasting their game. A post on the official ATLUS…

April 6, 2017 | 09:30 EDT


YouTube Removes Annotations, Focus Lies on Cards

The Google-owned streaming video behemoth YouTube have released a statement announcing the end of the annotations editor feature. This feature allowed creators to add little overlays to their videos…

March 23, 2017 | 10:00 EDT

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Borderless Gaming Developer Andrew Sampson Announces Rainway

Andrew Sampson, the developer behind Borderless Gaming and Steam Cleaner, has announced an upcoming program called Rainway on the website for Ulterius. Rainway is going to be a streaming program that…

March 11, 2017 | 04:18 EST

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SEGA's Make War Not Love 4 Giving Free DLC to Fans

Strategy fans looking for the perfect Valentine's Day antidote are in luck this week as SEGA's Make War Not Love 4: The Aftermath offers the opportunity to watch the communities of Dawn of War II,…

February 14, 2017 | 01:15 EST

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Wizards of the Coast Talks Magic: The Gathering Streaming

Back in November, Wizards of the Coast made an announcement that beginning in 2017, all streaming of Magic: The Gathering events would be exclusively streamed on Twitch as part of a partnership…

February 2, 2017 | 06:16 EST


Streaming Service Infiniscene to Remain Free of Charge

Live streaming service Infiniscene has announced that their service will remain free of charge, according to a post on the company's website. The post by Co-founder and CEO Stu Grubbs states that…

January 5, 2017 | 09:18 EST


Netflix Launches Offline Play For iOS And Android

Netflix has announced that offline play is now available. A widely-demanded feature, Netflix now joins competitors like Amazon Prime Video and Google Play in allowing users to temporarily cut the…

November 30, 2016 | 08:48 EST


Magic: The Gathering Events to Exclusively Stream on Twitch

Wizards of the Coast has announced today that it is entering into a partnership with the streaming giant Twitch, and that moving forward all Magic: The Gathering event coverage will be featured on…

November 18, 2016 | 12:00 EST


Indie Interview: I.C.U. - The Interactive Horror Game Show

Recently, I did a Crowdfunding Spotlight segment for the newly launched Kickstarter project I.C.U. - The Interactive Horror Game Show, a new streamer-focused title from Keenan Mosimann, better known…

October 11, 2016 | 09:00 EDT

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Crowdfunding Spotlight: I.C.U. - The Interactive Horror Game Show

Remember the Twitch Plays Pokémon series of streams, where the viewing audience controlled the in-game actions of the player character? The massive amount of interest generated by that and similar…

October 10, 2016 | 09:00 EDT


AbleGamers Hosting "Ability" Charity Fundraising Event

AbleGamers is a rising video game themed charity benefiting gamers with disabilities, in particular those disabilities which may impair their ability to game. The charity seeks to make video games…

October 4, 2016 | 10:37 EDT


Twitch Launches "Twitch Prime" for Amazon Prime Members

Streaming giant Twitch has announced new perks for members who link their Twitch accounts with their Amazon Prime accounts; the company will be offering "Twitch Prime" membership which is included as…

September 30, 2016 | 09:31 EDT

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PlayStation Now Hits North American PC In September; 6 New Titles

We have known for some time that PlayStation Now, Sony's service that allows you to play PS3 games via streaming, was coming on PC. With today's post on the official PlayStation blog, the Japanese…

August 30, 2016 | 12:46 EDT

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Twitch Introduces "Cheer" Animated Emotes Beta

Twitch has begun the beta of an animated emote system called a "Cheer" for a select group of Twitch partners according to a post on the Twitch blog.Cheering uses "Bits", a system of animated emotes…

June 28, 2016 | 09:30 EDT


Blizzard Teams Up with Facebook for Streaming

With Blizzard's games becoming increasingly more like a living and evolving service, the software giant has teamed up with social media website Facebook to augment their games with some additional…

June 6, 2016 | 03:49 EDT

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Charity Highlight: Azrhi Plays Dark Souls III with Spice

Occasionally, nonprofits and charities contact TechRaptor about things they are doing that might be of interest to us and our readers. Today, we got a rather interesting stream that you might check…

April 12, 2016 | 09:00 EDT