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Microsoft has announced that streaming Xbox One gameplay via the Twitch app won’t be available until 2014.

The company explained that it is working to “ensure the initial Twitch on Xbox One broadcasting experience meets the expectations of the Twitch community.

“While this feature won’t be available right away, we’ll let you know as soon as it is ready. Our goal is to deliver it during the first part of 2014.”

Microsoft also revealed 10 Achievements that will be tied to watching media via the Twitch app. Each of these Achievements will be worth zero GamerScore:

  • Watch one hour of live video on Twitch to become a Newcomer
  • Watch 10 hours of live video on Twitch for Competitive
  • Watch 100 hours of live video on Twitch for Best Viewer
  • Watch one hour of live video on Twitch channels that have less than 10 viewers to be the Hipster
  • Watch 10 hours of live video on Twitch channels that have less than 10 viewers and become the Talent Scout
  • Max Bandwidth is received by watching a single channel on Twitch for more than eight hours consecutively
  • Around The Clock: watch at least one minute of live video on Twitch in each hour of a full day
  • Prime Time: watch a total of 10 hours of live video on Twitch between peak viewing hours from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., on a weekday

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Xbox One Twitch Streaming Delayed to 2014

By Matthew Bennett | 11/19/2013 12:05 PM PT

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Microsoft has announced that streaming Xbox One gameplay via the Twitch app won’t be available until 2014.

The company explained that it is working to “ensure the initial Twitch on Xbox One broadcasting experience meets the expectations of the Twitch community.

“While this feature won’t be available right away, we’ll let you know as soon as it is ready. Our goal is to deliver it during the first part of 2014.”

Microsoft also revealed 10 Achievements that will be tied to watching media via the Twitch app. Each of these Achievements will be worth zero GamerScore:

  • Watch one hour of live video on Twitch to become a Newcomer
  • Watch 10 hours of live video on Twitch for Competitive
  • Watch 100 hours of live video on Twitch for Best Viewer
  • Watch one hour of live video on Twitch channels that have less than 10 viewers to be the Hipster
  • Watch 10 hours of live video on Twitch channels that have less than 10 viewers and become the Talent Scout
  • Max Bandwidth is received by watching a single channel on Twitch for more than eight hours consecutively
  • Around The Clock: watch at least one minute of live video on Twitch in each hour of a full day
  • Prime Time: watch a total of 10 hours of live video on Twitch between peak viewing hours from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., on a weekday

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About Matthew Bennett

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Matt is one of the longest-serving members of the EGMNOW team. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Find him on Twitter @mattyjb89