Madden Streamers Are Going On ‘Strike’ Over In-Game Gambling Odds

Screenshot: EA Sports Some of the biggest streamers in the Madden community have announced they’re going on “pack strike”, creating a hashtag and refusing to spend any money on Madden 23’s Ultimate Team mode until publisher Electronic Arts make some changes. What’s Ultimate Team? Both Madden and FIFA have wildly-popular multiplayer game modes called Ultimate … Read more

Twitch Bans Big Gambling Sites After Streamers Threaten Strike

Image: Twitch / Kotaku / VictorWard (Shutterstock) It’s been a rough 24 hours for people broadcasting in purple. After a scandal broke that a Twitch streamer had been scamming viewers and peers alike out of an alleged $200,000 to fund a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive addiction, top personalities started exerting pressure on the live-streaming company to do … Read more

Pokimane, Twitch Streamers May Strike After $200k Gambling Scam

Screenshot: Twitch / Mizkif On Saturday, a Twitch streamer named Abraham Mohammed, better known to viewers as Sliker, admitted that he had scammed fans and other content creators out of at least $200,000 to fund his Counter-Strike: Global Offensive gambling addiction. In response, big-name streamers such as Imane “Pokimane” Anys, Matthew “Mizkif” Rinaudo, and Devin … Read more