Top 10 Most Viewed Twitch Channels of All Time {2021 Updated}

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Top 10 Most Viewed Twitch Channels of All Time {2021 Updated}
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Twitch is the biggest streaming platform for gaming. It is nearly impossible for any other streaming app to have such an impact on gamers. Even non-gamers love to watch videos timelessly (me included). All of this is because of some most viewed Twitch Channels that keep the audience of Twitch entertained all of the time. Here, you will get to know all about the Top 10 Most Viewed Twitch Channels of all time. 

Do you know 81.5% of Twitch users are boys? And most of them are between the age 18-34. This means Twitch has been able to attract a whole lot of youth of this generation towards it. Being a gaming platform, there are literally thousands of gamers on Twitch but only a few manage to top the list. 

Rank Channel NameHours WatchedTotal FollowersTotal Views
1XQCOW28.9M5.88M374M
2GAULES13.7M2.8M301M
3SHROUD13M9.28M490M
4IBAI11.9M6.6M216M
5WEPLAYDOTA11.3M341K41.8M
6AURONPLAY10.4M8.34M150M
7SUMMIT1G8.78M5.94M458M
8DOTA2MC_RU8.62M623K158M
9RANBOOLIVE7.9M3.06M45M
10HASANABI7.7M1.32M71.1M

Now that you have seen the charts, it’s time for you to know about these talented streamers.

10 Most Viewed Twitch Channels in 2021 

All these streamers are not only popular on Twitch but also stream games on YouTube. The links to visit their YouTube Channels are provided below. Don’t forget to check out their gameplays. Have fun!   

10. HasanAbi 

HasanAbi is an American Twitch player. Before choosing social media gaming as his full-time career he worked at HuffPost as a columnist and at The Young Turks as a broadcast journalist. He is right now among the most viewed Twitch Channels and one of the most-streamed Channels on Twitch. 

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Besides gaming, Hasan Piker covers politics and news while chatting with his viewers. He started his Twitch channel in 2018 when he dated Janice Griffith, a pornographic actress. 

HasanAbi YouTube Channel

What Games are played by HasanAbi on Twitch?

  1. Just Chatting
  2. Grand Theft Auto V
  3. League of Legends
  4. Call of Duty: Warzone
  5. VALORANT
  6. Fortnite
  7. Minecraft
  8. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  9. Dota 2
  10. Apex Legends

9. RANBOOLIVE 

Ranboo is probably the most dramatic one you will see in this list of most viewed Twitch Channels. Ranboo is a 17-year-old YouTuber and Twitch streamer, popular for his Minecraft gaming streams. 

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There’s a weird fact about one of his streams. A poll on Twitch revealed that 83% of his viewers were LGBT+. It might be because he hasn’t yet revealed his gender. 

Ranboo’s YouTube Channel

What Games are played by RanbooLive on Twitch?

  1. Minecraft
  2. Life is Strange
  3. Just Chatting
  4. Night in the Woods
  5. Portal 2
  6. Phasmophobia
  7. Life is Strange: Before the Storm
  8. Undertale
  9. Little Nightmares
  10. Bendy and the Ink Machine

8. DOTA2MC_RU 

DOTA2MC_RU is a Ukraine-based Twitch channel that only plays Dota 2. It is a MOBA video game and a sequel to Defence of the Ancients (DotA). This channel is the main cast of the MOBA game. It is quite surprising that the DOTA2MC_RU Twitch channel only plays this one game and has a total view of 158M. 

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It is among the top ten most viewed Twitch channels of all time and it well deserves its position.

DOTA2MU_RU YouTube Channel

What Games are played by DOTA2MC_RU on Twitch?
The only game played on this channel is Dota 2.

7. SUMMIT1G 

Learn Gaming from the OGs! Summit1g is one of the most viewed Twitch Channels handled by Jaryd Russell Lazar. He is a retired Counter-Strike player and was a quite popular one.

He received a well-known audience as soon as he started streaming on Twitch and is ranking seventh in the list of most viewed Twitch Channels.   

Summit1g YouTube Channel

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What Games are played by SUMMIT1G on Twitch?

  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. Escape from Tarkov
  3. PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS
  4. Sea of Thieves
  5. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  6. Fortnite
  7. Call of Duty: Warzone
  8. VALORANT
  9. World of Warcraft
  10. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

6. AURONPLAY

AuronPlay is a popular Twitch channel handled by a Spanish steamer, Raúl Álvarez Genes. Today, he plays and earns from a lot of different games on his channel but he started his career low. Raul started working when he was sixteen at a bookbinding company. Then shifted it towards starting a YouTube channel and now most of the gamer world knows him.  

Besides gaming, he provides sarcastic commentary on current affairs and news and talks about funny videos on his Twitch channel. He well deserves the sixth rank on the list of the most viewed Twitch Channels. 

AuronPlay YouTube Channel

What Games are played by AURONPLAY on Twitch?

  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. Minecraft
  3. Just Chatting
  4. Among Us
  5. Rust
  6. Thief Simulator
  7. Fortnite
  8. Variety
  9. Red Dead Redemption 2
  10. Gartic Phone

5. WEPLAYDOTA

WePlayDota is a Twitch channel of a tournament team WePlay AniMajor.  The highly streamed Twitch  Channel mostly plays Dota 2 ( an ultimate MOBA game). Its range of viewers on always in lacs so that’s another reason for it to be among the most viewed Twitch Channels.

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The channel has played more than 2631 hours of Dota 2, so you know which channel to stream on Twitch for this best MOBA game. 

WePlay Dota YouTube Channel

What Games are played by WEPLAYDOTA on Twitch? 

  1. Dota 2
  2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  3. Artifact
  4. Variety
  5. VALORANT
  6. Dota Underlords
  7. Mortal Kombat 11

4. IBAI

Ibai Garatea is not just a Twitch streamer, he is also a Spanish internet celebrity. He uses Twitch and YouTube for content creation and is a presenter for G2 Esports. Ibai started his career when he was 19 and now when he is 26 his net worth is estimated to be $7.7 million. Great right! 

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His main gaming focus has always been League of Legends, but on his Twitch channel, which is also fourth in the most viewed Twitch Channels, he attracts his audience with fun chatting and talk shows. 

IBAI YouTube channel

What Games are played by IBAI on Twitch?

  1. Just Chatting
  2. League of Legends
  3. Among Us
  4. Grand Theft Auto V
  5. Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout
  6. VALORANT
  7. Rust
  8. Sports
  9. Teamfight Tactics
  10. Talk Shows & Podcasts

3. SHROUD 

If you want a Twitch channel purely based on gaming with no loose chatting, then Shroud is a great channel for you. Michael Grzesiek aka Shroud is a Candian streamer whose specialties are Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and PUBG. Trust me when I tell you he is not just popular for having the third rank on most viewed Twitch Channels. 

Michael has over 6 million subscribers on YouTube and is extremely popular on all streaming platforms. 

Shroud YouTube Channel

What Games are played by SHROUD on Twitch?

  1. PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS
  2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  3. World of Warcraft
  4. Apex Legends
  5. VALORANT
  6. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege
  7. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  8. DayZ
  9. Just Chatting
  10. Escape from Tarkov

2. GAULES 

Alexandre Chiqueta aka Gaul is an online streamer and former professional player of Counter-Strike Brazilian. He started his career in esports after leaving his IT career at Samsung. Gaul is a recognized streamer over the world, and not just by the viewers. ESPN has said that he was “the greatest phenomenon of Twitch Brazilian”. 

Out of all the best Twitch Channels, Gaules is my personal favorite. He has the best choices when it comes to gaming. All his games are very popular among all kinds of viewers. No doubt he ranked second on the chart of most viewed Twitch Channels. 

Gaules YouTube Channel  

What Games are played by GAULES on Twitch?

  1. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  2. Among Us
  3. Grand Theft Auto V
  4. Motorsport Manager
  5. PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS
  6. FIFA 21
  7. VALORANT
  8. Suspects: Mystery Mansion
  9. Just Chatting
  10. Call of Duty: Warzone

1. XQCOW

The steamer of most iconic games, Felix Lengyel. Felix is better known by his online name xQc or xQcOW. He is a 25-year-old guy from Canada and had made his super successful career as an internet personality. xQcOW is also a former professional player of Overwatch. 

His gaming choices are loved by the viewers that’s why he tops the list of most viewed Twitch Channels. He is currently a full-time streamer on Twitch, so you know you are in a treat watching his streams now more often than ever. 

xQcOW YouTube channel  

What Games are played by XQCOW on Twitch? 

  1. Overwatch
  2. Just Chatting
  3. Grand Theft Auto V
  4. Minecraft
  5. Among Us
  6. Fortnite
  7. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  8. VALORANT
  9. Rust
  10. League of Legends

Wrapping Up 

All the streamers on Twitch earn a lot of money from the platform and so can you. You must have read in this article how small all of them started and now how big their names have become that they are ranking among the Top 10 Most Viewed Twitch Channels of all time. 

Hope you like this article. Don’t forget to share it with your friends. Have a nice day!

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