Twitch updates Fire TV app with new profile pages and more

Twitch has announced an update to its app for Amazon's Fire TV, finally bringing the ability to login and follow your favorite broadcasters. In addition, there's a bit of chat support thrown in, along with new profile pages and more. Here's the full breakdown:

  • View live and recorded video of top games, players & sports events.
  • Follow channels and games you want to keep tabs on.
  • Use our unique emote selector to easily interact with other viewers in chat.
  • New profile pages to learn about broadcasters you're interested, including the ability to check out their VODs.
  • Hi-res video (1080p) support for new Fire TV devices.

And there you have it. If you're a frequent Twitch viewer on your big screen using the Fire TV app, the experience should be a bit better now. To grab the latest update, you can hit up the Amazon app store.

Source: Twitch