There’s an infinite checklist of occasions that have been both postponed, held digitally, or outright canceled over the past 12 months and a half as we proceed to navigate the pandemic. On that checklist was TwitchCon, the conference revolving across the livestreaming platform and its roster of creators. After getting canceled two years in a row, TwitchCon is lastly set to return subsequent 12 months. Each TwitchCon Amsterdam and TwitchCon San Diego have been given dates for 2022.
Twitch introduced the return of TwitchCon in a weblog put up shared on its website. TwitchCon Amsterdam will happen in July 2022, with TwitchCon San Diego happening in October 2022. “After all, these are nonetheless unsure instances and our plans will stay versatile as wanted. Our high precedence whereas planning TwitchCon is security, and we are going to intently comply with native well being pointers and proposals,” the put up reads. A number of occasions have tried to return as vaccines started to exit and circumstances subsided, but it surely nonetheless proved to be too unsafe. TwitchCon 2022 is roughly a 12 months out, and it’s unimaginable to foretell what the state of the pandemic will probably be by then.
Mark your calendars. Subsequent 12 months’s about to be further pog.
🇳🇱 TwitchCon Amsterdam: July 2022
🇺🇸 TwitchCon San Diego: October 2022
— TwitchCon (@TwitchCon) September 22, 2021
Satirically, twitch has had a few of its highest viewership ever through the pandemic, as being indoors for an elevated period of time has led many to watching extra content material on the platform. Twitch hopes that this may bolster the turnout at TwitchCon 2022.
A giant draw of TwitchCon over time has been the chance for followers to satisfy their favourite creators face-to-face. For the reason that final TwitchCon was held in 2019, Twitch has misplaced loads of its high expertise to YouTube and different platforms. Timthetatman, DrLupo, CouRage, Valkyrae, and several other others are actually longer affiliated with Twitch following signing offers to stream elsewhere. It is going to be fascinating to see if that has any seen affect on TwitchCon 2022’s efficiency.
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