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The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

Updated December 12, 2019 15.3k votes 1.9k voters 40.6k views50 items

List RulesVote 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 Siege is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperUbisoft Montreal

    Genres (Video game)First-person Shooter, Tactical shooter

    Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is a tactical shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal... more on Wikipedia
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    Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperEpic Games

    Genres (Video game)Survival, battle royale, sandbox

    Fortnite is a co-op sandbox survival game developed by Epic Games and People Can Fly, the... more on Wikipedia

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    Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperRockstar North

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Racing video game

    Grand Theft Auto V is an open world, action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperBlizzard Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

    Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first-person shooter video game developed and... more on Wikipedia

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    The Elder Scrolls Online is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperZeniMax Online Studios

    Genres (Video game)Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

    The Elder Scrolls Online is a massively multiplayer online role-playing video game developed... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Counter-Strike: Global Offensi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperValve Corporation, Hidden Path Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)Shooter game, First-person Shooter

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is an online tactical first-person shooter developed by Valve... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Player Unknown Battlegrounds is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    Player Unknown Battlegrounds

    2017

    DeveloperPUBG Corporation

    Genres (Video game)Battle royale

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    DayZ is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DayZ

    2013

    DeveloperDean Hall

    Genres (Video game)Survival horror, Tactical shooter

    DayZ is an award winning 2012 multiplayer open world survival horror mod designed by Dean Hall... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The Binding of Isaac is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    The Binding of Isaac

    2011

    DeveloperEdmund McMillen, Florian Himsl

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Dungeon crawl, Roguelike

    The Binding of Isaac is a 2011 independent video game designed by Edmund McMillen and Florian... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Rocket League is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperPsyonix

    Genres (Video game)Sports

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    League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperRiot Games

    Genres (Video game)Multiplayer online battle arena, Action role-playing game

    League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Heroes of the Storm is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperBlizzard Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)Multiplayer online battle arena

    Heroes of the Storm (HotS) is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    Developer4J Studios, Mojang

    Genres (Video game)Open world, Action game, Sandbox

    Minecraft is a sandbox independent video game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Starcraft II is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperBlizzard Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)Real-time strategy, Strategy video game, Science Fiction

    StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is a military science fiction real-time strategy video game... more on Wikipedia

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    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperBethesda Game Studios

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing game, fantasy

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    Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    Magic: The Gathering

    1997

    DeveloperAtari

    Genres (Video game)Strategy video game

    Magic: The Gathering is a computer game published by MicroProse in April 1997 based on the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Apex Legends is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperRespawn Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)Battle royale, first-person shooter

    Apex Legends is a free-to-play battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment. Set in... more on Wikipedia

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    Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    Pokémon

    1996-Present
    Pokémon is a series of games developed by Game Freak and Creatures Inc. and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    ArmA III is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    ARMA 3 is an open-world, realism-based, military tactical shooter video game developed and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Metal Gear Solid V: The Phanto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperKojima Productions

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure, stealth

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    Dark Souls is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperFrom Software

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing

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    ARK: Survival Evolved is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperStudio Wildcard

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure, survival

    Ark: Survival Evolved (stylized as ΛRK) is a 2017 action-adventure survival video game... more on Wikipedia
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    Planet Zoo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperFrontier Developments

    Genres (Video game)Construction and management simulation

    Planet Zoo is a construction and management simulation video game developed and published by... more on Wikipedia
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    Battlefield 4 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch
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    DeveloperEA Digital Illusions CE

    Genres (Video game)First-person Shooter

    Battlefield 4 is a 2013 first-person shooter video game developed by Swedish video game... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Games to Stream on Twitch

    DeveloperBlizzard Entertainment

    Genres (Video game)Action game, Massively multiplayer online game, Fantasy

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