Twitch streamer Michael ‘Shroud’ Grzesiek says World of Warcraft is “killing” his channel, but he continues to stream it for fun.
Popular Twitch streamer Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek confirms this World of Warcraft “kills” his Twitch channel, but he doesn’t seem to mind. Activision Blizzard recently released the latest version World of Warcraft expansion, and since that point, his Twitch views have gone up and down dramatically for gaming-only channels like Shroud.
During a December 20th Twitch stream, Shroud stated that World of Warcraft it’s his favorite game to play, but he can’t play it as much as he’d like because the ratings drop when he does. While Dragonflight released at the end of November, World of Warcraft also released Wrath of the Lich King: Classic in September, leading to two popular months for the year-end MMO. Shroud has especially to Wrath of the Lich King: Classicbut the expansion World of Warcraft: Dragonflight it is considered to be a step up Battle for Azeroth and Shadowlands in quality even though it also struggles to maintain Twitch viewership.
Shroud was in the middle of one Wrath of the Lich King: Classic foray into his Twitch stream on December 20, in which he sang about “getting loot in a game” that he likes to justify streaming the game continuously. Although Shroud stated that World of Warcraft has killed his channel, he continues to maintain a strong following as the popular Twitch streamer has over 10 million followers who may just not show up for MMO content. According to its official statistics, Shroud averages 8,000 viewers per World of Warcraft compared to 14,000 he could reach playing FPS games like Overwatch 2 the brave.
Another Twitch stream saw Shroud complimenting him brave as “not bad” while stating that this and other games fall short of his quality World of Warcraft. Since his Overwatch 2 The content is also widely praised despite the fact that Shroud may consider it not a bad thing, the millions of viewers that could appear may be tuning in to other successful Twitch streamers such as Asmongold, xQc or Summit1g. Twitch Just Chatting is often among the top categories on the Amazon platform for popular live streams, while some of the other current related games are Legion of Legends, Call of Duty: Warzone 2, Fortniteand Minecraft.
Because Asmongold is known to exceed 20,000 views for World of Warcraft In streams over the last few months, the Activision Blizzard MMO may have an audience that sticks to established names in the community rather than players who are just playing around. Given the success of eSports organizations such as Team Liquid, Method and Echo Esports in World of Warcraftthe fight for the world first and secondly topical Dragonflight events may continue to attract views.
World of Warcraft is now available for Mac and PC.
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Source: Twitch (via Dexerto)