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Twitch Applications: TV Apps

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  1. The chat closes after a period of time if there is no remote movement, which is frustrating when sitting and watching. Maybe leave the chat open permanently or give a setting to make it disappear over a period of time

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  2. It would be nice twitch to add a "cast to" feature similar to you tube where to be able to share the stream on tv.

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  3. Even I watch a stream I can't see how many and reedem channel points on Fire TV app.
    It can be helpful integrate the button as for pc/ios app to reedem directly on the tv app.

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  4. You recently updated the TV application (I personally use the Amazon Firestick) and it is unusable. You can no longer access many previous broadcasts as it only loads recent ones. The fast forward and rewind feature glitches and is difficult to control, especially compared to the previous version. On the home screen, it does not show broadcasts you haven't finished anymore so you have to go to the subscriber and hope it is still available. The old version had some issues but at least it was easy to navigate

    10 votes

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  5. I'd like an option so you can cast twitch to your Chromecast or whatever device you use with the chat on the side, like the theater mode we have on browser/app.

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  6. I have several suggestions for the app:

    1. They should show more followed users who are online broadcasting, since only 10 or 15 appear and the other online users with fewer viewers are not shown, only those with the most appear, the rest have to be searched manually.

    2. Allow replays and clips to be viewed from channels and save progress.

    3. That the order in which the lists appear down can be modified or that after showing those followed online, the next one shows the categories.

    4. That the framerate for streams that have 60fps be fixed, at least to fix the image…

    7 votes

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  7. Add playback speed control to the app for Chromecast with Google TV.

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  8. I recently purchased the new chromecast with google tv, love it and love Twitch!

    The problem is that using the twitch app on my TV routinely "times out" and sends the tv to ambient mode which shows pictures and the weather. I haven't been able to figure out how long it takes to time out but sometimes it seems like less than 10 minutes other times it plays for hours ... Might be stream dependent, but I am not sure what that would have to do with it.

    I found some instructions on disabling the energy optimization I'm the chromecast…

    6 votes

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  9. I have twitch on my LG TV but there is no way to watch past broadcasts, so if I miss the live stream I have to hook my laptop up the watch the vod. Why is watching vod's not a option on the TV app

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  10. Similar to the Apple TV twitch app, bring functionality to interact with streamer chat via emoji or keyboard on the LG app

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  11. Currently Twitch chat on the LG app allows chat with still images only,
    with a limited amount of emotes available total. As a result, a lot of the chat context is lost due to the emote name being listed rather than the animation. This would go a long way in improving the user experience and making the app the premier Twitch viewing experience on the TV. Allowing BetterTTV emotes, which are already able to be integrated on the PC client, would also add to the chat experience.

    3 votes

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  12. This feature is supported on most platforms now (just verified working on web and iOS apps), but is missing on tvOS.

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  13. Make Twitch Watch Parties possible through FireTV! PLEASE?!

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  14. 2 votes

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  15. Please stop background video playback on android tv and appletv. It’s just annoying and uses up network bandwidth. Do not start playing back video until I push the start button.

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  16. The idea to remove pre-roll ads at the beginning of a raid was marked as completed and appears to be working on desktop, but I'm still getting ads immediately upon raids on the tvOS app.

    This is incredibly frustrating as I am forced to miss the streamer's reaction from the raid.

    https://twitch.uservoice.com/forums/310237-ads/suggestions/37197847-if-a-channel-raids-another-channel-the-raiders-sho

    2 votes

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  17. I'm kind of surprised this isn't possible on Twitch's TV apps. The search function even says "find your favorite stream, category, or tag", but it doesn't search for tags at all. If I search "speedrun" for example, I can find channels or stream titles that literally contain the word "speedrun", but not the speedrun tag. For that matter, I'd like to be able to follow a tag in the same way I can follow a game category, but I suppose that's out of the scope of this request.

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  18. Hey, my idea is for the twitch app to be on all smart TVs as YouTube is already on them so it would help people watch twitch on the TV (virgin media)

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  20. "Guys, you should follow Emma , seriously! She is an amazing music streamer."

    When streamer Dan said this, I wanted to be able to do these things in this order:

    1) figure out who this "Emma" was that he was talking about (a mod's !so shoutout helped here)

    2) easily get to Emma's channel to follow her

    3) come right back and continue watching Dan

    4) be able to check out Emma in more depth later (this is already easy, once I'm following Emma)

    Now, the feature request(s).

    SCENARIO A: (less work to implement, but also less intuitive and less…

    2 votes

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