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  1. Request

    Organize channel.subscription topics to allow for alert like notifications to properly be provided. What displays in chat should be able to be mimicked via EventSub topics without having active tracking or additional api calls; Provide missing data where needed; Create new topics to fill in the gaps.


    Current Scenarios

    Brand New Subscriber: If a user subscribes for the first time in the channel, we get an alert as soon as they sub. This is incidental that it works properly for stream based alerts, as we are actually receiving the payment transaction rather than the in chat event.

    Prime Gaming

    16 votes

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  2. Extend EventSub subscriptions topic to include information about who gave the gift if it was a gift subscription.

    16 votes

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  3. It shouldn't be required for manage roles such as mod/vip via the chat

    It shouldn't be required to manage editor/mod/vip via the roles manager

    it would be useful for automation/third party management to be able to manage roles via the API

    16 votes

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  4. Imagine the following attack for the OAuth 2.0 authorization flow:

    1. Attacker steals the authorization code from the redirect URI.
    2. Attacker forces his instance of the client to redeem the victim's authorization code.
    3. If the attacker's instance of the client is faster than the victim's instance of the client in redeeming the authorization code, the attacker will get a valid login session within his instance of the client, but for the victim's account.

    This attack should especially get attention in the context of Twitch and live streaming, since many streamers are definitely not aware of this vulnerability: If people are logging…

    16 votes

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  5. 16 votes

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  6. Currently, it is easy to tell if a user that sent a message in a streamer’s channel is a subscriber, VIP, or moderator of that channel. However, there is no way to tell if that user is a follower of the channel.

    With the rise of hate raids and malicious messages, I want to ensure that if a streamer is using a chat box overlay, that they have the option to only let messages from followers appear. Malicious users usually don’t follow the channel, and so this will prevent their messages from appearing on stream.

    I do understand that this…

    15 votes

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  7. If an extension is updated, there generally isn't a good way to tell streamers about it.

    It would be useful if an extension can push a notification to the bell/notification list, like how drops work/notify.

    And/or find a way to present an update notification to the main Twitch dashboard.

    15 votes

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  8. The problem occurred after the release of an extension game i developed, where the viewers could spend channel points to obtain in-game currency. With over 6000 viewers, the chat became impossible to moderate as there were so many messages per second. This very simple option would greatly relieve the chat in such situations.

    E.g.: "is_highlighted" (defaults to true)

    14 votes

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  9. Please provide a way for third party developers to obtain currently available songs and meta data related to those songs.

    Both in a "get all songs" method and "search for songs"

    Search should be

    • free text (like game/category search)
    • song ID (to get specific song data)
    • artist ID (to get songs by an artist)
    • album ID (to get songs on an album)
    • by category/genre (to get say only Dance music or chill out music)
    14 votes

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  10. In the new badge-related endpoints, badge objects in returned sets contain only their IDs and URLs, which compared to the only existing alternative (undocumented badges.twitch.tv endpoint announced in twitchdev forums[1]) isn't enough for things like custom chat clients that are very popular among many Twitch users.
    Ever since that undocumented endpoint came to existence, we've been using it in our chat client and would at least need "description" and "title" properties that are present in badges.twitch.tv to display information about badges properly and replicate webchat's behavior. I believe both APIs use the same internal data (at least for Global Badges)…

    13 votes

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  11. The new mod view is great and all.

    But it would be useful if extensions can add items to the Automod queue for moderators to moderate user submitted content (as per the new #7 guidelines for extension content moderation).

    And said item have webhook/EBS powered accept/reject buttons or similar

    13 votes

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  12. The Get Bits leaderboard API has no ability to get page 2,3,4 etc

    Please add pagination

    https://dev.twitch.tv/docs/api/reference/#get-bits-leaderboard

    13 votes

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  13. "The v5 endpoint searched for the channel title and category. Use “Search Channels” to match channel name or title." on https://dev.twitch.tv/docs/api/migration is wrong because the new API does not matches the title! There is no replacement for title searching!

    12 votes

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  14. Please provide or update the videos API to allow API users to unpublish a VOD

    12 votes

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  15. Summary:
    A cheer message can be multiple cheers in a single payload. Providing the individual cheer components in an int array would provide data that is not currently there. Emote placement, while also desired, would be still more work than should be necessary at first glance to determine the bits used.

    Example: **
    BarryCarlyon PogChamp100 PogChamp100 Party100 Wow Soaryn is Frustrated!
    This would result in **"bits": 300;
    however this is incomplete and would be desired to also have something like "bits_used": [100,100,100]

    Reasoning:
    While again, emote placement would help, determining the bits used from it would be extra and redundant…

    12 votes

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  16. It is impossible to get all clips for a channel.

    Please provide a way to get all clips for a channel

    12 votes

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  17. To give more freedom in using Bits, having a Bits escrow system would be great.
    RFC0011 ( https://discuss.dev.twitch.tv/t/rfc-0011-extension-entitlement-service/19142 ) introduced that idea but was never implemented.

    What would be the possible flows:
    - A viewer sends Bits, that are put "on hold"
    - The streamer cancels the action asked by the viewers (because the stream is ending for example)
    - After some delay, the Bits are refunded to the viewer because the transaction was not validated.

    -- Viewers send Bits, that are put "on hold"
    - The streamer cancels the action asked by the viewers (because the stream is ending…

    12 votes

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  18. When a caster leaves a review.

    Currently we can only get these reviews manually via the console.

    Please provide, one or more of:

    • An API, to collect the spreadsheets like existing ext analytics
    • An API, to collect the reviews,
    • A webhook to collect reviews into our own system(s) in real time
    12 votes

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  19. https://dev.twitch.tv/docs/extensions/reference/#send-extension-pubsub-message

    The docs say Valid values: "broadcast", "global".

    But, the target 'whisper-opaqueId' to send "per user" pusub message is missing.

    12 votes

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  20. would love a follow button that works like Twitter Follow/Tweet button. To avoid the need to oAuth-loop it and users would prefer that rather than granting access to their account for developers to throw a follow at any channel.

    12 votes

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