It’s been a superb day in case you have an Apple TV — Spotify has launched an Apple TV app, and now, Twitch has an Apple TV app as nicely (through Engadget). Before right this moment, you needed to depend on third-party apps like Twitchy in case you wished to observe Twitch in your Apple TV.
It seems lots like shopping Twitch, however on an even bigger display. There’s a “Home” tab that reveals video games and channels you comply with, in addition to a “Browse” tab that has the basic grid of sport and part icons organized by viewer depend.
Watching a stream additionally seems to look lots like watching a stream in a browser — it appears you may even chat. Typing shortly on the Apple TV’s cramped distant may be difficult, however hopefully you’ll be capable to use your iPhone’s keyboard and drop some pogs within the chat.
Watching Twitch on TV isn’t precisely novel — you could possibly already use an Amazon Fire TV gadget, an Xbox One, a PlayStation 4, and even simply a pc hooked as much as your TV to take action. But if the Apple TV is your primary streaming field, the official Twitch app looks as if it may very well be a extra handy possibility.