Overwatch 2 Battle Pass, Twitch Gambling, And More

It’s Thursday, so it’s time to look back over the past week of TheGamer’s features, from Overwatch 2’s messy battle pass to Edgerunners reviving CD Projekt Red’s panned PR nightmare. All the while, Twitch streamers are taking a stance against gambling, while Xbox brings HowLongToBeat support into its library to let you know what time … Read more

Twitch to ban unlicensed, gambling livestreams following backlash. – Saanich News

On Sept. 20, Twitch took to Twitter to issue a statement about updating its gambling policies. The platform intends to ban certain crypto gambling sites from being streamed. “Gambling content on Twitch has been a big topic of discussion in the community, and something we’ve been actively reviewing since our last policy update in this … Read more

Project that legalizes gambling in Brazil awaits consideration in the Senate

Photo: [email protected] / Agência Senado The Senate will be able to vote on the bill that legalizes gambling in Brazil, including casinos, bingos, Jogo do Bicho and sports betting (PL 442/1991). The suggestion came from party leaders who met with the president of the Senate, Rodrigo Pacheco, in search of solutions to enable the payment … Read more

Twitch Bans Streaming of Gambling Sites Like Slots, Dice Games

Twitch said that, starting next month, it will ban the streaming of certain gambling websites that aren’t licensed in the U.S. or “other jurisdictions that provide sufficient consumer protection.” The move by the Amazon-owned livestreaming platform, most popular among game creators, comes after reports that a streamer called ItsSliker had scammed fellow Twitch creators out of … Read more

Twitch to Ban a Certain Gambling Content

Twitch gambling rules are changing thanks to the massive outcry against the platform’s sponsored streams. This last week has seen the debate over Twitch gambling heat up. After a stream’s scam to steal thousands from fellow streamers and others came crashing down, many big names have been calling for banning Twitch gambling. They’ve now responded. … Read more

Twitch Responds to Gambling Controversies With New Rules

Twitch has responded to the ongoing controversies surrounding gambling streams on the platform. There has been no shortage of gambling controversies in the influencer space for years. Of course, YouTubers such as TmarTn were infamously connected to a shady Counter Strike: Global Offense gambling website. Other YouTubers have come under fire over the years for doing … Read more

Mizkif claims Trainwreck should be banned as Twitch gambling feud gets personal

As Twitch’s largest streamers call for gambling to be banned from the platform, Trainwreck and Mizkif threw serious allegations at one another during a feud on Twitter. On September 18, accusations came to light claiming that Twitch partner SlikeR had scammed his friends, viewers, and fellow streamers out of thousands of dollars over a period … Read more

Twitch streamer ItsSliker accused for allegedly scamming viewers for thousands of dollars, later confirms he lost money due to gambling

Twitch streamer ItsSliker made headlines on September 17 after fellow Twitch content creator Mikelpee shared a minute-long clip in which the former asked his viewers for financial assistance. The aforementioned clip sparked a chain reaction on the r/LivestreamFail subreddit. Several Twitch personalities and community members spoke about ItsSliker, also known as Sliker, and accused him … Read more

Global Online Gambling Market & Betting Market Size Worth $ 145.6 Billion by 2030 at a 12% CAGR: Custom Market Insights

Custom Market Insights [220+ Pages Latest Report] According to a market research study published by Custom Market Insights, the demand analysis of the Global Online Gambling & Betting Market size & share revenue was valued at approximately USD 58.2 Billion in 2021 and is expected to reach around USD 145.6 Billion by 2030, at a … Read more