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VALKYRAE EXPLAINS WHY SHE GOT EMOTIONAL SEEING POKIMANE WIN THE LEGACY AWARD

WHAT HAPPENED?

Valkyrae burst out in tears after seeing Pokimane win the Legacy Award at The Streamer Awards, and the main reason why is that she felt Poki deserved it after everything she’s done.

In 2021, she told fans she loved Poki with her “whole heart and soul” and thinks of her as a “little sister.”

- VALKYRAE

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Poki won the Legacy Award! It was at the very end. They showed this highlight reel, and I was crying! Poki was sitting next to me. I looked over to her, and she was tearing up!

- VALKYRAE

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I am so glad she won because she deserves it. She paved the way for so many gamers and streamers. She’s been around forever. She’s been the first to do so many things in this industry. It was well deserved!

The Streamer Awards were a huge success, taking over Twitch for the duration it aired, reaching a peak of 380,000 viewers.