Twitch Interactive, Inc.

Twitch provides live streaming video platform for gamers. Read more

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Twitch Interactive, Inc.

Twitch provides live streaming video platform for gamers. Read more

Emmett Shear's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Twitch Interactive, Inc.

Co-Founder & CEO

Emmett Shear

CEO Approval Rating

68/100

Founded:

2011

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Amazon Com Inc

TWITCH INTERACTIVE, INC. TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

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Dailymotion is perceived as one of Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s biggest rivals. Dailymotion was founded in 2005, and is headquartered in Paris, Île-de-France. Like Twitch Interactive, Inc., Dailymotion also competes in the Internet Software space. Dailymotion generates $3.8B less revenue vs. Twitch Interactive, Inc..

MLG is a top competitor of Twitch Interactive, Inc.. MLG is a Private company that was founded in 2002 in New York, New York. Like Twitch Interactive, Inc., MLG also works within the Internet Software sector. Compared to Twitch Interactive, Inc., MLG has 5,680 fewer employees.

Turtle Beach is Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s #3 rival. Turtle Beach is headquartered in White Plains, New York, and was founded in 1975. Turtle Beach is in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. Turtle Beach generates 11% the revenue of Twitch Interactive, Inc..

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Twitch Interactive, Inc. Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
8 Dudes in a Garage AB

Sep 2019

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undisclosed
IGDB is an online database that publishes information about video games.
Bebo, Inc.

Jun 2019

Source »
$25M
Bebo is an online social media platform that allows users to share texts, images and videos.

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Dec 2018

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undisclosed
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ClipMine, Inc.

Aug 2017

Source »
undisclosed
ClipMine is a video annotation platform that enables bloggers, creators and enthusiasts to tag the content on online videos.
Curse, Inc.

Aug 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Curse owns, operates, develops and provides an online game portal and network of gaming websites.

These are all the companies that Twitch Interactive, Inc. has acquired. Twitch Interactive, Inc. has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was 8 Dudes in a Garage AB in Sep 2019. IGDB is an online database that publishes information about video games.

Twitch Interactive, Inc. Funding History

Since Twitch Interactive, Inc. was founded in 2011, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Twitch Interactive, Inc. has raised $35.0M. Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s last funding round was on Sep 2013 for a total of $20.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series C
Sep 2013
$20M

Bessemer Venture Partners

Series B
Jun 2013
$15M
Series A
Sep 2007
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Seed
Apr 2007
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Since Twitch Interactive, Inc. was founded in 2011, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Twitch Interactive, Inc. has raised $35.0M. Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s last funding round was on Sep 2013 for a total of $20.0M

Twitch Interactive, Inc. Investments

No recent investments found related to Twitch Interactive, Inc.

These are all the companies that Twitch Interactive, Inc. has invested in. Twitch Interactive, Inc. has invested 5 companies and its latest investment was 8 Dudes in a Garage AB in Sep 2019. IGDB is an online database that publishes information about video games.

Twitch Interactive, Inc. News

May 7, 2021Music Business Worldwide

Twitch mobile app was downloaded 22m globally in Q1 2021, up 62% year-over-year

Platform's mobile MAUs for March 2021 were up 69% year-on-yearSource... See more »
May 3, 2021Variety

Perfume Genius, Best Coast, Jade Bird to Perform on New Twitch-Wasserman Livestream Series 'There Is Light'

The new Wasserman Music agency and livestreaming service Twitch have partnered to launch "There is Li... See more »
April 29, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

Reti Televisive Italiane S.p.A. (Mediaset Group) v. Twitch Interactive

IN BRIEF: Previti Associazione Professionale, advised on the matter. Previti Associazione Professiona... See more »
April 29, 2021Zephyr Net

Twitch's djWHEAT addresses the 'hot tub meta'

Hot tub streams might be a part of the "meta" on Twitch right now, but Marcus "djWHEAT" Graham attemp... See more »
April 25, 2021Geeky Gadgets

Twitch Introduces Threaded Replies To Chat

The chat can get crazy on a popular Twitch streamer's streams. Users are talking with the steamer and... See more »
April 22, 2021Engadget

Twitch is adding threaded replies to chat

In an effort to make all of that chaos more manageable, Twitch is introducing threaded conversations.... See more »
April 20, 2021Zephyr Net

Streamers Blue and Queenie recount being botted prior to Twitch crackdown

Twitch recently announced that it is "taking action" on accounts found to be linked to follow and vie... See more »

Twitch Interactive, Inc. Blogs

Twitch Interactive, Inc. Press Releases

June 5, 2020Gamasutra

Twitch Drops are Now Live in Population Zero

Twitch drops now live, with in-game items to be earned.... See more »
May 28, 2020StreetInsider

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Twitch Join Forces on World Multiple Sclerosis Day to Connect People Living with MS

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Twitch collaborate on World MS Day to increase understanding of t... See more »
May 21, 2020Gamasutra

Runnin4U Foundation's Robert Turbin to Join Twitch's Streaming Service

Super Bowl-winner to stream Madden, NBA2K and more.... See more »
April 28, 2020Gamasutra

MTGs esports companies ESL and DreamHack enter streaming deal with Twitch

Members of the MTG group to work with Twitch in new streaming deal.... See more »
March 26, 2020centralcharts

Enthusiast Gaming Partners with Twitch on Twitch Stream Aid, a Global Celebrity Streaming Charity Marathon

Enthusiast will leverage its entire platform to promote Twitch Stream Aid 12-hour marathon starts at ... See more »
March 19, 2020StreetInsider

More Than 200 Content Creators to Storm Twitch on March 20, Biggest Names in Live Streaming Join Historic Raid Train

 Unprecedented 24-hour progressive raid marathon to build audiences and reward viewers SAN FRANCISCO... See more »
February 14, 2020Business Wire

吉列®携手Twitch宣布吉列游戏联盟回归

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Twitch Interactive, Inc. Videos

January 26, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"Episode 6 - NICKMERCS" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »
January 24, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"Episode 5 - Tfue" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »
January 23, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"StreamerBowl_DraftRecap" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »
January 23, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"Episode 4 - Mike Evans" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »
January 22, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"Episode 3 - DK Metcalf" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »
January 21, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"Episode 2 - Jamal Adams" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »
January 20, 2020Twitch Vimeo Channel

"Episode 1 - JuJu Smith-Schuster" on VIMEO

Cast: Twitch... See more »

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Twitch Interactive, Inc. Headquarters

350 Bush Street 2nd Floor

San Francisco, California94104

415-684-7494

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Twitch Interactive, Inc. Summary

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Overview

Twitch provides live streaming video platform for gamers. Twitch Interactive, Inc. was founded in 2011. Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94104. It has raised 35.0M in 4 rounds. The latest round was i...

CEO

Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s Co-Founder & CEO, Emmett Shear, currently has an approval rating of 68%. Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s primary competitors are Dailymotion, MLG & Turtle Beach.

Website

twitch.tv

Frequently Asked Questions about Twitch Interactive, Inc.

  1. When was Twitch Interactive, Inc. founded?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc. was founded in 2011
  2. Who is Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s CEO?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s CEO is Emmett Shear
  3. How much revenue does Twitch Interactive, Inc. generate?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc. generates $3.8B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Twitch Interactive, Inc. have?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc. has historically raised $35M in funding
  1. Where is Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s headquarters?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does Twitch Interactive, Inc. have?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc. has 5,947 employees
  3. What sector does Twitch Interactive, Inc. operate in?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc. is in Internet Software, Video Streaming, Gaming
  4. Who are Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s competitors?

    Twitch Interactive, Inc.'s top competitors are Dailymotion, MLG, Turtle Beach