over 2 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news! Go to the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.

over 2 years ago

Announcing the winners on Twitch at 2pm EDT!

Hi participants!

The TwitchDev channel will be live at 2pm EDT today to announce the winners of the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon. Please join us in chat to celebrate your accomplishments! Thank you all for building some of the most amazing Twitch Channel Points integrations for the viewing and broadcasting community.

over 2 years ago

It's the last 24 hours!

Hi everyone,

We wanted to send you a friendly reminder that we're in the last 24 hours of the hackathon! Submissions are due on March 29 by 5pm EDT (9pm GMT/UTC). If you haven't done so already, you can create a submission to guarentee you do not miss the deadline and it can be edited until the hackathon closes. Please see section 4 of the hackathon rules to make sure you've included all of the requirements.


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum. You can also talk to other participants in…

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over 2 years ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for Twitch Channel Points Hackathon.

over 2 years ago

It's the last week for the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon

We're in the last week for the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon and the folks here at Twitch are excited to see all of the projects from the participants!

The deadline for submissions is  March 29, 2021 at 5:00 PM EDT. If you've been working on a project since the launch or you're waiting for the weekend to really get started, take a few minutes to create a submission on the site. This will guarantee you an entry and it can be edited up until the deadline above. By the deadline, make sure your submission includes the following requirements:

  • A project…

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almost 3 years ago

What's the different between "games" and "broadcaster tools"?

Hey there hackathon participants!

A few folks have asked about the difference between the two submission categories, "games" and "broadcaster tools." Another way to phrase this could be "gaming" vs "non-gaming." Whichever category you choose, we wanted to provide more information and examples before the submission deadline.


A Channel Points API hackathon project could be submitted in the "gaming" category if the project interacts with or affects the gaming experience of a broadcast.  A few examples include:

  • Changing the rules or points for the game being played
  • Matching players for a competitive round of a game
  • Playable game in…

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