Amazon-owned Twitch is rolling out its Watch Events characteristic, which lets streamers host viewing events for films and TV exhibits on Amazon Prime, to Android and iOS, the corporate introduced Wednesday. Watch Events first launched on desktop internet in September.
Whereas Watch Events are a doubtlessly enjoyable approach for Twitch streamers to hang around with their communities, there’s one vital catch: solely viewers who even have an Amazon Prime or Prime Video subscription can be part of the celebration to observe what’s being proven.
However with the enlargement to Android and iOS, Twitch is providing extra units from which streamers can host Watch Events, that means you would possibly see extra of your favourite creators utilizing the characteristic.
Digital watch events have turn into widespread because of the pandemic, and different streaming platforms akin to Disney Plus, Hulu, and even Amazon’s Prime Video have launched their very own watch celebration options. Apple’s upcoming iOS 15 replace will add SharePlay, which is able to allow you to watch content material with different folks over FaceTime — so long as apps assist the characteristic, that’s.