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  1. Create a list of "Restricted Games" that can only be broadcasted behind an 18+ age gate.

    Some games with nudity/sexual content are banned, and some games with nudity/sexual content are NOT banned. This creates a dilemma; on a daily basis, I see many broadcasters and users saying, "Why is X banned, while Z is unbanned? Z is worse than X! We should be able to broadcast X on this website!" These inconsistencies have caused confusion and frustration for broadcasters and viewers alike.

    For the purpose of this suggestion, let us establish two types of games:

    1. Pornographic games.
    2. Games that contain nudity/sexual content, but are NOT pornographic in nature.

    Pornographic games can be defined very…

    4,978 votes
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    • Do you want this streamer called Oncuabi be a twitch partner? (https://www.twitch.tv/oncuabi)

      Dear Twitch administrator,

      As we are following streamer called Oncuabi (https://www.twitch.tv/oncuabi) we will be glad to subscribe to his channel.
      He is kind and entertaining. He is streaming as living and his channel is growing. We want to support him by subscribing. Please give attention and hear our voice.

      Thanks,

      343 votes
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      • Amazon Prime video Streams

        I think it would be very nice if the Streamer can watch Videos / Films / Series with the Community! But how?

        The way could be to enshure that only Twitch Prime Users are able to watch a Video / Film / Series Stream and then everyone got the rights to view the Stream / Film because everyone got an Amazon Prime account! I also think it wouldnt be that hard to get something like this rolling and also many people would like it please think about that :)

        greetings TheMassiveMax

        354 votes
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        • Community Email Notifications

          to notify when community members (of a community you are apart of) go live! Add a feature that notifies all users in a community when its members go live as this makes it easier for everyone, Rather than going out of your way to go to a given community page you are apart of and will help offer more support and connection among communities!

          67 votes
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          • Amazon Smile Charity Integration for bits/subs and broadcasts

            smile.amazon.com allows amazon users to select a charity organization from a massive database and 0.5% of purchases will be given to that charity.

            It would be fantastic if users on Twitch could select a charity from the existing Amazon Smile database on their Twitch profile settings, where an amount is taken from the Twitch portion of every sub purchase or bit purchase. The broadcaster receives the same amount, but a small percentage is donated from the bit fee or Twitch portion of sub revenue. Users making this choice could receive a special chat badge indicating they support a charity!

            In…

            193 votes
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            • "Would you like to resubscribe to this broadcaster with Twitch Prime?"

              When watching the broadcaster you previously subscribed to with Twitch Prime and your subscription ends, trigger a resubscribe notification In the same way Twitch pops up the "Announce your resub anniversary" notification.

              Have it suggest resubscribing with Twitch Prime once it's expired. If they click "share", it automatically resubscribes with their Prime subscription.

              531 votes
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              • Add support for Co-op Streaming on twitch

                Currently on twitch Cooperative streaming and combining communities is a widely used concept to have two streamers join together on one stream. It would be very beneficial to add support for such a workflow via creating a dashboard option to add another streamer as a co-host for the stream. This could allow users to follow both streamers if they are enjoying the content, instead of just the one who is broadcasting.

                70 votes
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                • Automatically refresh stream page when broadcaster goes live

                  Before you implemented the new player you didn't need to refresh the page when a stream went live. Now you will not even notice when a stream goes live unless you refresh the page.

                  Example:
                  Current behavior:
                  1. Go to offline stream page (ex https://www.twitch.tv/reckful)
                  2. Reckful starts his stream
                  3. Nothing happens and the user has no idea that reckful has gone live even if he has had this tab open for hours

                  Wanted behavior:
                  1. Go to offline stream page (ex https://www.twitch.tv/reckful)
                  2. Reckful starts streaming
                  3. Stream starts playing instantly

                  I know that this worked…

                  159 votes
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                  • Older games and indie games should be grouped together, providing a larger audience & chance to be seen!

                    Older games and indie games are almost unplayable if a streamer wants to continue to grow. The likelihood of gaining new viewers or a decent audience is severely decreased due to how these games are categorized on Twitch. However, it should be a simple fix. Implement a system similar to browsing the CS:GO map sections or the various subcategories in Creative. Create an "Indie Games" option for broadcasters to list as their game. Within that, you can include subcategories of the different games. For older games (such as the Mass Effect series), make a game listing that encompasses the whole…

                    68 votes
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                    • Let emotes artists use the emotes they draw for partnered streamers for free

                      It would be awesome if Twitch allowed artists who design emotes for partnered streamers use them for free!

                      A suggestion is for Twitch to create the option for partnered streamers to specify which artist(s) created their emotes when they upload them which would then allow the artist to use those emotes on Twitch.

                      Benefits to this is that it would provide more exposure to both the streamer and the artist. The artist would get more promotion through sharing their created emotes on Twitch. Fans of the artist who enjoy their art style would be able to see which emotes the…

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                      • Work together with developers to get banned games allowed back on Twitch

                        I’m developing a game called Yandere Simulator.

                        In January of 2016, Twitch added my game to their list of prohibited games: help.twitch.tv/customer/portal/articles/1992676-list-of-prohibited-games

                        This was a newsworthy event, and numerous websites reported about it:

                        http://www.pcgamer.com/yandere-simulator-banned-from-twitch/1
                        http://www.polygon.com/2016/1/22/10815594/yandere-simulator-banned-twitch-reddit3
                        http://kotaku.com/yandere-simulator-dev-says-twitch-hasnt-told-him-why-hi-1754533741
                        http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-01-22-what-is-yandere-simulator-and-why-has-twitch-banned-it1
                        http://www.techtimes.com/articles/127108/20160123/twitch-bans-users-broadcasting-yandere-simulator.htm

                        The Twitch community reacted with confusion, unsure why the game deserved to be banned: www.reddit.com/r/Twitch/comments/4230gv/so_yandere_simulator_is_now_banned_from_twitch/2

                        I made a video about the subject, expressing my own confusion: www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_KPVLXf3B03 This video has been viewed over 877,000 times.

                        Over the past 11 months, I have attempted to contact Twitch numerous times to ask why Yandere Simulator is banned. However, Twitch has never given me a…

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                        • Acquire Bits from purchases from Amazon

                          This would be similar to a Cash Back option through Amazon, where people can receive bits from purchases directly through Amazon. Would be a great way to get some extra bits to give to the streamers they love all while supporting Amazon.

                          108 votes
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                          • Implement a "VIP Badge" so streamers can identify important persons (Devs, Community Managers, Industry persons or just general VIPs)

                            Streamers regularly have to Mod persons of interest in their chat, whether other streamers, devs, community managers or just general "VIPs" in chat so they can be more visible and be interacted with more effectively.

                            This results in many streamers having Mods in the triple digits, and management of the Mod team being more complex.

                            A simply implemented fix to this situation would be to bring in a "VIP" status badge, with none of the authority of a Mod Badge.

                            Implementing this feature would allow streamers greater flexibility in how they handle their communities and make communicating with one another…

                            543 votes
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                            • VOD Events

                              Hi Twitch Staff,

                              I really like what do you a lot, but most of the streamers i like are in a totally different timezone. When i want to see a specific game being played by them, i have to look through VOD thumbnails until i find the game I'd like to see.

                              As weird as it might sound, there's several adult websites that have markers in a vods timeline (when a scene changes, for example) and when you hover those markers, they will show detailed info at what happened at that part of the video.

                              My suggestion is: Monitor events…

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                              • Allow me to choose where the purple Twitch bar is located.

                                The new Twitch layout forces me to have a purple navigation bar at the top of the webpage that I cannot hide or scroll away from. This means the layout now has 2 bars at the top of the screen that display different things and neither of which can be scrolled away from and neither of which I have the option to hide. Now when I watch a stream on a 1080 monitor in fullscreen, the video is not centered on my monitor and is instead lower on the screen and there is no way for me to center it…

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                                • 18 votes
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                                  • New section for vodcasts

                                    They aren't live broadcasts so you can't lump them with live ones, but they aren't offline. so proposal, new section that says just "vodcast"

                                    29 votes
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                                    • Making twitch more friendly to small streamers

                                      In my opinion, Small channels should be able to be seen abit more easily. when i want to check out new high quality streamers with a low view count that are stuck down the list im having a hard time because you need to scroll endlessly until you find them. I am sure they would appreciate being able to be seen better

                                      85 votes
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                                      • Change back to the original front page

                                        I understand you want to change the site frequently but doesn't it have to be the front page? I miss what it was before. Also, could the front page also have the games you follow on the bottom? It's really annoying when I don't find a game I follow and then have to go to a different page. Please consider my suggestions.

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                                        • Pizza emote

                                          There are 3 taco emotes, a dorito one, popcorn, and cup raman? BUT NO PIZZA? PLEASE make this a thing. I LOVE pizza.

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