Twitch down updates — Thousands of gaming fans say streaming app isn’t working and complain of ‘white screen’ issue

THOUSANDS of Twitch users have reported issues with the platform.

Over 6,000 reports flooded Downdetector in the USA on Wednesday afternoon.

Streamers in the UK also reported similar issues with the platform to Downdetector.

Users reported that they got a white screen when trying to open Twitch.

The company has confirmed that the issue has been fixed on X, formerly known as Twitter, writing, “We fixed the issue that was preventing Twitch from loading. Thank you for your patience.”

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  • Twitch confirms that the issues have been resolved

    Twitch has confirmed on X, formerly known as Twitter, that the issue is resolved, writing:

    “We fixed the issue that was preventing Twitch from loading.”

    “Thank you for your patience.”

  • reports are falling

    There are more and more reports about Downdetector.

    They dropped from over 6,000 to under 50.

    Some users have commented that Twitch seems to be working for them.

  • Twitch resolves the outage

    In a tweet, Twitch Support Posted: “We’re investigating an issue preventing Twitch from loading for logged-in users on the web.”

    “Thank you for the reports.”

  • The outage map shows that the problem is widespread

    An outage map provided by Downdetector shows that Twitch users are encountering issues across the United States.

    Thousands of users cannot access Twitch.
    Thousands of users cannot access Twitch.Photo credit: down detector
  • Users report that it causes problems when they are logged in

    People say Twitch works for them until they sign up on the site.

    One person wrote: “Twitch still works on the web but you’ll need to opt out. Great.”

    Someone else said: “It just seems to be because Chrome Firefox works. *Edit* Worked until I signed up.”

  • Twitch users are reporting issues in the UK

    UK Twitch users are also having problems.

    There are over 1,500 reports in the UK and over 6,000 reports in the US.

    One user commented, “Open Twitch to get a white screen.”

  • Users were left with a white screen

    Twitch is currently experiencing an outage that is causing users to see a white screen when accessing the site.

    A small percentage of the reported issues are due to server connection and video streaming functionality, but there must be issues with the website.

  • Some users can still access Twitch on mobile

    Some users can still access Twitch on mobile devices.

    Most of the outages are due to the platform’s website.

  • Most reported issues

    Most users (87 percent) report problems with Twitch’s website.

    Meanwhile, others are experiencing server connection and video streaming issues, according to Downdetector.

  • Users cannot open Twitch

    Many users cannot open Twitch on the site.

    One user shared on Downdetector: “White screen when trying to open Twitch.”

    Another wrote: “My chat wouldn’t update for my stream. I tried logging into Twitch but the entire site just appears as a white screen.”
    EDIT: Mobile works fine for some reason. I’m trying to figure out if it’s on my end.

  • Thousands of users are reporting outages

    Over 4,000 users report outages on Twitch via Downdetector.

    The outage skyrocketed at 12:51 p.m. ET.


TaraSubramaniam is a Dailynationtoday U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. TaraSubramaniam joined Dailynationtoday in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing:

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