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The Best Games to Stream on Twitch  

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List Rules Vote up the streaming games that are the most fun to watch

Thanks to popular streamers on Twitch, streaming gameplay, or watching the streams of others, has enjoyed a boom over the last few years. It's now become so popular that some gamers are able to turn this into a full-time job, with many others doing so part-time. Tens of thousands of people are watching a number of different gaming streams at any one time, and with so much streaming gameplay to watch, you could use a list of the best Twitch games.

Wondering which video games are most rewarding for spectators? You'll find the best games to stream right here. Whether you're watching a game of League of Legends or sitting back and following a stranger's attempt at staying alive in DayZ, there are plenty of games to stream on Twitch! Looking for something a little more relaxing? There's always someone's Minecraft server streaming on Twitch.

So take a look at the best video games to stream on Twitch. Vote up the ones that are genuinely entertaining and downvote the games that just don't make for fun viewing.

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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
AshutoshSamal added 2015
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is a tactical shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
Poonnapat Xu added 2016
Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It was released in May 2016 for Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
Christopher Agriam added 2017
Fortnite is a co-op sandbox survival game developed by Epic Games and People Can Fly, the former also publishing the game. The game was released as a paid early access title for Microsoft ...more

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegr... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
reachguard added Player Unknown Battlegrounds 2017
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Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2013
Grand Theft Auto V is an open world, action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. It was released on 17 September 2013 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox ...more

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Phoenix Point is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
December 3, 2019
Phoenix Point is set in 2047 on an Earth in the midst of an alien invasion, with Lovecraft-inspired horrors on the verge of wiping out humanity. Players start the game in command of a lone base, ...more
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Counter-Strike: Global O... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2012
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is an online tactical first-person shooter developed by Valve Corporation and Hidden Path Entertainment, who also maintained Counter-Strike: Source after its ...more

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Apex Legends is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
FunListTime added 2019
Apex Legends is a free-to-play battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment. Set in the same universe as Titanfall, the game was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2009
League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Riot Games for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. It is a free-to-play game that is supported by ...more

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Rocket League is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2015
Rocket League is a vehicular soccer video game developed and published by Psyonix. The game was first released for Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 in July 2015, with ports for Xbox One, OS ...more

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The Elder Scrolls V: Sky... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2011
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. It is the fifth installment in The Elder Scrolls action ...more

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Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
Magic: The Gathering 1997
Magic: The Gathering is a computer game published by MicroProse in April 1997 based on the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering. It is often referred to as Shandalar after the plane of ...more
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Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
1996-Present
Pokémon is a series of games developed by Game Freak and Creatures Inc. and published by Nintendo as part of the Pokémon media franchise. First released in 1996 in Japan for the ...more
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Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2009
Minecraft is a sandbox independent video game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus "Notch" Persson and later developed and published by the Swedish company Mojang. The ...more

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Planet Zoo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2019
Planet Zoo is a construction and management simulation video game developed and published by Frontier Developments for Microsoft Windows. Planet Zoo is a spiritual successor to Zoo Tycoon, with ...more
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Dark Souls is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2011
Dark Souls is an action role-playing game developed by FromSoftware and published by Namco Bandai Games. A spiritual successor to FromSoftware's Demon's Souls, the game is the second installment ...more
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Ark: Survival Evolved is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2015
Ark: Survival Evolved (stylized as ΛRK) is a 2017 action-adventure survival video game developed by Studio Wildcard in collaboration with Instinct Games, Efecto Studios, and Virtual Basement. In ...more

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen O... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2019
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is a single-player action-adventure video game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts, set in the Star Wars universe shortly after ...more
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Battlefield 4 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2013
Battlefield 4 is a 2013 first-person shooter video game developed by Swedish video game developer EA Digital Illusions CE and published by Electronic Arts. It is a sequel to 2011's Battlefield 3 ...more

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World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2004
World of Warcraft (commonly known as WoW) is a pay-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing game. It is Blizzard Entertainment's fourth game set in the fantasy Warcraft Universe, first ...more

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Diablo III is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2012
Diablo III is an action role-playing video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It is the third installment in the Diablo franchise and was released in the Americas, Europe, ...more

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Hearthstone: Heroes of W... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2013
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Destiny is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2014
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Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2012
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Super Mario Maker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
2015
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