Twitch is a video game streaming platform. If you are interested in video games and how people play them, Twitch is a great platform to see that. It is possible to find all kinds of games and gamers on Twitch. Like many social platforms, Twitch has membership options. Since it is owned by Amazon, people wonder how to connect Amazon Prime to Twitch.
Twitch is an active platform since 2011 and developed itself very god throughout recent years. It has become one of the most used platforms by gamers and gaming enthusiasts.
Twitch has many options for its users. From cheering to streaming on your own, you can do many things. However, like many other social platforms, you can do more things by being a premium member.
How can you be a premium member on Twitch? Premium membership is called ‘Twitch Prime’ on the platform. It is possible to get Twitch Prime if you connect Amazon Prime to Twitch.
Thanks to the fact that Amazon owns Twitch, it is not difficult to connect your Amazon Prime to Twitch. You can do it easily from your Amazon account. Let’s take a look at the steps to link your Amazon account to Twitch.
Steps to Connect Amazon Prime to Twitch
- Go to the homepage of your Amazon account.
- Next, click on the ‘Prime’ button on your account.
- Then, scroll down the page and see the ‘Twitch Prime’ listing.
- Select the ‘Learn More’ option.
- Lastly, click on the ‘Connect your Twitch Account’ button on the upper right side of the page.
- Keep waiting for a short time and your accounts would be linked and you can start using Twitch Prime.
So you have connected your Amazon Prime Account to Twitch, what benefits do you get from the premium membership of Twitch called ‘Twitch Prime?’
Benefits of Twitch Prime
Twitch Prime, used to be known as Twitch Turbo is a premium membership option for Twitch users. It is actually an Amazon based feature, and it comes with several benefits on Twitch.
- Getting Free Video Games
This may be the best advantage of Twitch Prime. In 2018 Twitch launched a Free Games feature for Prime members. By linking your Amazon Prime Account, you automatically get Twitch Prime and gain the right to get free video games.
- In-Game Loot
Another feature Twitch comes with is In-Game Loot. You can find a lot of games to use this feature. It is a free feature in Twitch Prime. You can upgrade yourself with weapons, characters, skins, boosts, upgrades, and many more items.
- Member Only Options
With the premium setup, you can get member-only options such as; exclusive emoticons, expanded chat color options, member-only private chat badges, extended broadcast service and many more.
So, connect your Amazon Prime to Twitch to get all these benefits and become a private member of the platform.
FAQs on Twitch & Amazon Prime
Twitch is owned by Amazon. Twitch Prime is actually a feature of Amazon Prime, so it can be said that it is free. It is an Amazon based membership option, that is why you don’t have to pay extra to get Twitch Prime if you already have Amazon Prime.
If you don’t have the Twitch Prime membership, you can sign up for free. However, you won’t be able to use the premium features that have been listed above in the article.
Yes, you can subscribe and watch the videos of many streamers on Twitch. You don’t need a Prime membership to subscribe to streamers on Twitch.
Twitch is a video game streaming platform. It is fun to watch and broadcast games. We have covered how to connect Amazon Prime to Twitch.
We have also mentioned its steps and what are the benefits of the premium membership feature of the platforms called ‘Twitch Prime.’
If you want to learn more about Twitch, please check out our articles about it. If you change your mind about Twitch Prime and unlink your accounts, you can read our article about how to cancel Twitch Prime.