The famous video live streaming service Twitch has recently released a new feature “Channel Points Predictions“. On Thursday, 12th November Twitch broke this news through its official platform. This Channel Points Predictions is more towards the poll that we are used to. However, there are numerous twists that we have never seen before. This feature is specially designed to keep the community in touch with each other. Let’s discuss this feature in more detail.
While defining the Channel Points Predictions the official site stated that it will let the creators and moderators engage the whole community. Well, going in-depth twitch describe the whole scenario that how Channel Points Predictions will work for both creators and viewers.
STREAMER: How To Initially Setup For Predictions
To start running a prediction, creators and mods can use the chat command /prediction or go to the Stream Manager in the Creator Dashboard. Then, Click on the + icon under Quick Actions.
Find the Start a Prediction action, and click Add.
The Predictions Quick Action should now be shown in your Stream Manager.
Finally, now you are ready to create your first prediction!
STREAMER: How To Create and Run Predictions
Go to Quick Actions section in the Stream Manager, enter details for the prediction you want to run, can be two possible outcomes, and the length of the voting time. After entering this information, you are ready to start your prediction.
STREAMER: How To Manage and Complete Predictions
Predictions can managed in real time from the Creator Dashboard.
In order to complete prediction, select End Submissions and choose an outcome. After doing so, winning viewers will be awarded Channel Points.
What Viewers Will Get In Return
The latest feature is like a poll which will be created by the owner of the account. Let’s discuss the contribution from viewers which in turn vote for the best answer they think. Well, in order to do so they’ll have to use the Channel Points to cast their vote, in a limited time frame. From here the most exciting part of prediction starts.
After casting the vote a person can see a temporary chat badge. In the respective badge, one can look for the probable result of a poll. Along with it, breakdown of all points cast, current return ratio, and the highest number of Channel Points will be there to boost one’s interest and to encourage the community.
As one can vote by risking his or her points and that too without any limit. If you fail you’ll eventually lose your hard-earned channel points. But what if luck goes on your side and your answer comes out correct? Well, that’s the thing which will definitely shoot your adrenaline level because you will receive the proportionate Points from the pool.
Well after such stressful quarantine such kind of interactive activities will definitely play their part to relax everyone and to bring them back on track. To know more about the Channel Points Predictions go and check the site and do tell us about your views.