Twitch Looking For 3DS Support

Published on July 4th, 2014 by Eric Weichhart

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Looks like the company wants to broadcast to handheld consoles using a viewing app, where they’re also aiming to including the Nintendo 3DS.

According to COO Kevin Lin:

“Handhelds. That’s something we’d love to do. On handhelds it’s more of a server/CPU concern, but we definitely want to do it. We want to build viewing apps, that’s much less CPU intensive than broadcasting.”

Of course, watching games on a machine made to play them ins’t the best idea, but it would be great for certain events like the Games Done Quick event, for example.

About Eric Weichhart

Eric enjoys playing video games in his 3DS XL and Wii U. Platform, puzzles and RPG are his favorites. He doesn't care if a game is 1080p or 720p, it only needs to be fun.