Twitch, the live-streaming behemoth, is down for a lot of people right now. Extra customers than ever have been tuning in for the reason that COVID-19 pandemic despatched everybody indoors; it’s robust to say whether or not right this moment’s outage is due to server pressure or one thing else fully.
For its half, Twitch says it’s wanting into the issue.
We’re investigating a problem that’s inflicting the location to not load correctly. We’ll replace you once we know extra.
— Twitch Assist (@TwitchSupport) March 30, 2020
Proper now, when I attempt to load the location’s homepage, I don’t see something within the front-page carousel, and the one issues which are loading are the left navigation bar the place your stay adopted channels stay, together with suggestions for channels you would possibly like, and Twitch’s hottest classes. It’s not but clear whether or not you’ll be capable of begin a stream. That stated: particular person channels that have been already stay look like loading and streaming usually, and for some customers, full service has been restored.
There’s no phrase but on when the location will return to regular performance, however we’ll replace this piece once we know extra.