Twitch, has today announced a partnership with Activision and Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 developer Treyarch, to bring live streaming broadcasts to Twitch viewers worldwide. This now allowing every gamer to become a broadcaster and share their excitement for the spirit of Call of Duty competition with fans around the world.
Using innovative new in-game streaming features, players will be able to broadcast their multiplayer games, webcam, as well as audio commentary feeds in real-time directly to Twitch. With the inclusion of instant broadcasting to the Twitch platform, it ensures an engaging and highly social experience for gamers who want to live broadcast and share their game sessions to the industry’s largest audience of live gaming video.
Twitch features in Call of Duty: Black Ops II will include:
- Use your existing Twitch account or create a new one for free and immediately begin streaming gameplay
- Share your Twitch live stream link to Twitter and Facebook, easily connecting with your social network
- One-click broadcasting on Xbox® 360, PlayStation® 3, and Windows PC
In addition to Twitch, Call of Duty: Black Ops II player live streams will be viewable on Twitch via web browsers, mobile and tablets through Call of Duty Elite. Additionally, Call of Duty Elite users can see the player card of the user that is streaming. With only a couple of clicks, players will see added information, including class loadouts, recent match data, as well as career stats across supported Call of Duty games on Call of Duty Elite.