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Twitch bans major gaming sites after streamers threaten strike

Twitch bans major gaming sites after streamers threaten strike

Image: Twitch/Kotaku/VictorWard (Shutterstock) It’s been a rough 24 hours for people streaming purple. After a scandal broke a Twitch streamer had scammed viewers and peers out of an alleged $200,000 to fund a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive addiction, high-profile figures began pressuring the live-streaming company to fix the larger underlying problem. Gambling, many have been arguing …

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Top Twitch streamers like Pokimane and Mizkif threaten strike after $200,000 gaming scam

Top Twitch streamers like Pokimane and Mizkif threaten strike after $200,000 gaming scam

Screenshot: Twitch / Mizkif On Saturday, a Twitch streamer named Abraham Mohammed, better known to viewers as Sliker, admitted that he scammed fans and other content creators out of at least $200,000 to fund his Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Gaming addiction. In response, big-name streamers such as Imane “Pokimane” Anys, Matthew “Mizkif” Rinaudo, and Devin Nash …

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