The internet can be a great place, but by is no means perfect. Sometimes toxicity finds its way into the crowds of Twitch audiences, specifically in this case during esports events. Blizzard and Twitch plan on working hand in hand to make moderation easier and fight ban evasion. The purpose is to help make the entertainment experience better for both the players and the audience. Click the link below to read the full article.
“we’re investigating a pilot program that Twitch has in the works to streamline moderation and combat ban evasion. We’re also updating our esports tournament partner policies with a stronger system of checks, balances, and repercussions to provide a better chat experience around our content.” – Blizzard President, Mike Morhaime