More Prime Loot for Twitch Prime Users
Twitch users can enjoy many benefits with a connected Amazon Prime Account. The so-called « Twitch Prime » package includes free games and in-game content, a free subscription every 30 days, ad-free streaming on Twitch, exclusive emotes and a chat badge. From now on, users of Twitch Prime will receive five games each month as a gift in the « Free Games With Prime » bundle. We’ll explain how you can get these bonuses.
Amazon and Twitch have been working together for some time now. Customers with Amazon Prime regularly receive various bonuses such as a free subscription per month, additional emotes and ad-free access to all streams. This programme of benefits will be expanded once again: A total of five games can be downloaded for free by Prime users. It starts with « Shadow Tactics – Blades of the Shogun », the winner of the Twitch Prime Indie Amplifier Program. The Twitch users were able to vote for it a few weeks ago. But the streaming service puts four more top titles on top (including « Superhot », an innovative shooter in which the game world only moves when the player does). Other titles you can get his month are: Tales from Candlekeep, Oxenfree and Mr. Shifty. But that’s not all. Since March 6, 2018 developer Capcom has been giving away the first part of the classic « Devil May Cry HD » for the PC for one month. Furthermore, great additional game contents are available for Fortnite.
How to use Twitch Prime A quick guide
To use Twitch Prime you need an Amazon Prime account, which you can get on Amazon.com. If you already have an Amazon account with Prime, you can easily connect it to your Twitch account. Just click on your avatar in the top right corner on Twitch and select the penultimate point « Settings ». There select the tab « Twitch Prime », where you can connect your accounts via a link. Afterwards the options for your Prime benefits will be displayed on this settings page.
There you can’t only choose a color for your nickname in the chat, but you can also choose between three different emoticon sets. These are (besides the standard robot emote) the twitch turbo emotes and a set with monkeys. Of course it’s not mandatory to change the default selection, you can continue to chat with a random color and robot emotes.
The last setting on this page concerns your free subscription every 30 days. You will find a checkbox to decide if you want to post your free subscription in the chat. By default, a check mark is set here.
How to get your games The Twitch Desktop App
To play the games you get for free via your Prime Loot, you need the Twitch Desktop App. It works similar to other games launcher. With the app can also use many features of Twitch and manage the add-ons of your installed games. In « My Games » you can find and install the games from the Prime Loot. Features for your stream (such as a chat to your stream in a separate window) complete the package, so that the app offers many advantages not only for users of Twitch Prime.
What's next The Prime Loot of the next month
By the way, the Prime Loot for April 2018 is already set. It will include the games « Tales from the Borderlands », Steamworld Dig 2″, « Kingsway », « Tokyo42 » and « Dubwars ». Unfortunately, the loot for the following months is not publicly available yet, but we are sure that there will be some exciting games. We are looking forward to it and as always: If something interesting happens, we will keep you informed.