LIVE STREAMING IS ABSOLUTELY BOOMING IN 2021
A new report from StreamElements and Rainmaker.gg reveals how streaming is blowing up in 2021 already.
There’s already been over 2 billion hours watched in Jan 2021, that’s a 117% increase from Jan 2020!
Facebook Gaming viewership increased by 118%, up to 439 million hours watched in January.
WHAT GAME CAME OUT ON TOP?
Rust became the most popular game on Twitch, thanks to the popularity of the OfflineTV server.
MUSIC ON TWITCH
The Music category is growing fast on Twitch too, increasing by 428% since last year.
Many of the top 10 streamers on Twitch are not english-speaking, showing how international Twitch is becoming.
xQc is by far the most watched streamer, with over 25 million hours watched in Jan 2021 alone!