In recent times, Twitch has become an integral part of the online casino scene with streamers sharing their tactics and favourite games to their legions of followers.
And while poker is often the most popular casino game on the platform, there’s a growing number of online slots streamers that are making a name for themselves on Twitch.
With 15 million daily viewers and over 250 billion minutes viewed on the platform so far in 2021, it would be interesting to see just how big a slice of the pie the online slots category has taken. And it turns out that it’s a very big slice indeed.
According to a recent study of Twitch data by newcasinosites.co, the slots category has set two new records in April:
- 21,953,615 hours of slots watched on Twitch in April 2021. This is a jump of 18.8% on the same period in 2021 and a new monthly record since the category was created back in December 2018.
- The number of hours streamed in the slots category which clocked in at 120,067 hours was a new record.
The analysis also revealed the following stats:
- 5,177 casino players streamed in the slots category during April.
- The slots category was the 17th most popular on Twitch during the month. Jumping three places in the last week of April.
- The average number of slots streaming channels was 166.
- The average number of slots viewers throughout the month was an impressive 30,533.
- Peak figure for viewers was 181,881 — a jump of 149% year-on-year.
- The lowest number of viewers was 6,464 on Saturday 10th April.
- The top slots category streamer was ROSHTEIN with 274 hours streamed.
- Thursday April 1st had the lowest number of slots channels streaming with only 99 online.
- Friday April 9th had the highest number of slots channels streaming with 268 online.
- Saturday 10th April had the lowest viewer to streamer ratio at 38.25 viewers for every streamer.
- Friday April 30th had the highest viewer to streamer ratio with 1,150.71 for every streamer.
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