Submitted by Enemy 254d ago | opinion piece

Twitch On PlayStation 4 Makes Brilliant Innovations

Game Informer: We had a look at how Twitch will run on the PlayStation 4 today at Sony's event in New York City. While the interface looks familiar, it offers streamlined usability not before seen on consoles. (PS4, Sony)

XB1_PS4  +   254d ago
This is cool as hell. I feel like twitch is going to be completely and utterly flooded after release though. Hundreds of thousands of people testing twitch out lol.
joeyisback  +   254d ago
im going to be streaming :-D cant wait to try it out
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inveni0  +   254d ago
I anticipate that there will be a number of severe (but forgivable) network issues among all of the different social plugs, especially where video is concerned. But I'm going to try anyway. :)
XisThatKid  +   254d ago
So much easier to hate now can't wait to hear all about it. at least none of the 7 min videos are going to begin with "XBox record that!"... no wait END with that.
OlgerO  +   254d ago
yeah its going to be down for the first few days I think.
nosferatuzodd  +   254d ago
indeed i my self want to try this twitch out so ill build an account
showtimefolks  +   253d ago
Will try it out
Half-Mafia  +   254d ago
Can we use the PS app to see the chat so I can have the game full screen?
Ashlen  +   254d ago
Well I assume your talking about on a tablet or smartphone. Twitch has it own apps for those if the PlayStation app doesn't work. You can just join your channel with those or on your laptop using the browser.
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Clunkyd  +   254d ago
I can guarantee that Twitch is going to crash on day 1.
HaveAsandwich  +   254d ago
yup. ill be streaming, while it crashes down.
mxrider2199  +   254d ago
Why would it crash? it has been holding streamers for a long time
christrules0041  +   254d ago
Yes but imagine even if 1/4 people try out the share feature. Twitch holds streamers all the time but this is going to have a lot of people streaming all at once. There is also going to be a crap load of people downloading games day 1.
mxrider2199  +   254d ago
But downloading games is connecting to PSN server not twitches and only the people who have internet powerful enough to stream and i guarantee you most of those who can get the ps4 day 1 already stream on current consoles
lets_go_gunners  +   254d ago
Twitch crashes when league and dota and even worse cod championships are being played. So it definitely is gonna be wonky day 1.
Fireseed  +   254d ago
Like the search function? Friggin incredible the current Twitch app doesn't have that basic function on the 360! >_>
CaddyLss  +   254d ago
Too bad from what ive read that, users dont have the option of uploading to FB or Youtube.. thank goodness theres at least twitch.. I guess Having a burger with out fries or coke is better than not eating nothing at all...But then again why even bother eating a burger for...Get healthy...
Heisenburger  +   254d ago
Do you even lift bro?
CaddyLss  +   254d ago
You know lifting a controller to watch breaking bad is not a work out..J.s
Heisenburger  +   254d ago
Do you. even lift. bro?
AceBlazer13  +   254d ago
i can finally kickstart my streaming career.lol
tethered  +   254d ago
Just signed up to both. Not sure I'll upload but I know I'll be checking out a lot of what my friends upload. great feature!
jairusmonillas  +   254d ago
You can earn donations from twitch users once you start streaming, that is if they start to love watching your streams.
SonyNGP  +   254d ago
I would love to use my Blue Yeti with this if I could!
CaddyLss   254d ago | Trolling | show | Replies(2)
bligmerk  +   254d ago
PS4 live gameplay streaming confirmed on day one with Twitch TV. The SEN gameplay streaming will probably also be day one. There are a lot of nice looking gamer girls on there, not sure what is going on with that, real gamer girls don't exist, might be some kind of "marketing" going on.
kingPoS  +   254d ago
I might have sign up for twitch.

Gateway MT6706 2008
cyclindk  +   254d ago
Somehow i think we are going to see profuse amounts of tea bagging...
nosferatuzodd  +   254d ago
watch later it will be streaming on you tube and fb its a building process
see when you're chopping down a tree you need more than one swing
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violents  +   253d ago
so you can watch someone play a game live? Why would I want to do that, wouldn't it be more fun to play your own game? I could understand the point of it as a screen capture type of program but really who wants to sit and watch someone else play video games over the internet? And then comment at them while they play?

I can nearly guarantee I will never use this app.
thehitman  +   253d ago
My most anticipated feature. Cant wait to show off my gaming sessions to friends/family. I hope its seamless and the quality is decent.
TheTowelBoy  +   253d ago
No offense to twitch by any means but I really dont think their bodies are ready :P
dartmyth  +   253d ago
now mabye twitch will have something other than luage of legands to watch
chobit_A5HL3Y  +   253d ago
does this mean we don't have to buy a recording device? can you talk or make commentaries over your videos???

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