How to watch Twitch Rivals, Apex Legends’ first big streamer tournament11th February 2019
Apex Legends is already proving popular both with players and with the ever-shifting Twitch community. The game maintains one of the top spots on Twitch and has since it released last week. Some of the most popular battle royale streamers, like Shroud and Ninja have spent plenty of time streaming the game while a number of variety streamers are making it part of their regular rotation — this popularity was helped, at least early on, by EA sponsoring some of these streamers to spend some time with Apex Legends on stream.
Now Twitch itself is even getting into Apex Legends with its Twitch Rivals tournament series. Twitch Rivals has covered games like Fortnite and League of Legends in the past and generally serves as a chance for Twitch to bring together some of its most popular streamers to compete in popular games.
While tournaments are always hallmark of popular new games, it’s rare that they come about as quickly as this one has. Apex Legends was only released on Monday, Feb. 4, meaning that it only took about a week for the game’s first major tournament to be organized.Read full story...