Who turned the server off?
The mega streaming platform Twitch has seemingly gone down for a majority of users today, with numerous people reporting that the site is not working for them.
Twitch confirmed the outage itself on its Twitch support channel on Twitter, and are currently investigating the issue.
“We are investigating an issue preventing multiple areas of Twitch from loading,” Twitch said. The number of reports on the Twitch page for DownDetector has skyrocketed in the past hour.
Many users on the Twitch homepage cannot load any streams or even see any watchable streams on the homepage, on their following page, or from a category page. Users also can’t search for streamers, but can pull up old VODs. Many streamers are unsure if they are even broadcasting.
This is a breaking news story with more details to follow. Updates will be added as soon as possible.