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Create awesome websites and web applications with Twitch content and audience data. Using our set of APIs, web developers are able to integrate Twitch content and embed Twitch video and streams into their games, gaming communities, platforms, and production tools.

Twitch Identity

Enable your users to log-in with their Twitch account in one click.

Streaming Now

Find out what channels are currently streaming at any time.

Top Videos

Retrieve the top viewed videos of the week, month or all time.


Access which Twitch users subscribe to which channels.


Access which Twitch users follow which channels.

Plus Much More!

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Jan 29 2016 • 0 comments

Global Game Jam is the world’s largest games creation event!  From January 29 – 31, up to 40,000 game makers in 93 countries will create thousands of games over the course of a weekend.   This year, Twitch and GGJ have teamed up to stream from corners of the world! Drop by and check out the …

Jan 14 2016 • 5 comments

Calling all game devs!  The Twitch Plays game category is officially open for business.  Ever since the infamous TPP event shook the world back in February 2014, we’ve had tons of fascinating adaptations of the Twitch Plays concept, and we’re now excited to [finally] feature them all in one place. What’s more, we have some incredible …

Aug 7 2015 • 12 comments

Are you ready for more indie gaming goodness? Of course you are. In this month’s Indie Spotlight, we’re giving you an in-depth look at Space Ape’s Rival Kingdoms: Age of Ruin.  It’s a new take on the mobile real-time strategy genre with plenty of action, intriguing backstory, and collaborative guild-based gameplay to go around.       …

Jul 24 2015 • 30 comments

Studio Wildcard, the creator of ARK: Survival Evolved, today revealed “Survival of the Fittest”, a brand new PVP deathmatch mode for ARK!  To get the blood flowing, Twitch and Studio Wildcard are teaming up to bring you a 35-team “Survival of the Fittest” tournament live from Twitch HQ! Join Studio Wildcard’s Kayd Hendricks and Twitch’s Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez …