Twitch, the online streaming platform, has cracked down on gambling-related streams amidst public outcry to curb the glorification of gambling to young audiences. Many are saying these efforts do not suffice.
Virtual casinos have existed since 1996, however they have lately seen a surge in popularity concurrent with the normalization of cryptocurrency usage.
Twitch has taken action against these types of streams by prohibiting sharing links and/or referral codes from these virtual casinos, with the hopes to disincentivize further gambling streams.
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