TheGrefg, a Spanish-language Twitch streamer, simply acquired a pores and skin in Fortnite. Throughout his reveal stream for the brand new addition to the sport, David ‘TheGrefg’ Martínez broke each concurrent viewership document on Twitch – most of them by astronomical figures. TheGrefg’s stream reached a peak of over 2.4 million concurrent viewers.
The earlier concurrent viewer document for a person streamer was set by Ninja method again in 2018, when he streamed Fortnite alongside Drake to a peak of 635,000 viewers. Esports organisation Eleague had beforehand held the general document for Twitch viewers, with a peak of over 1.1 million viewers additionally set in 2018. (The PlayStation 5 reveal additionally reached over 1 million viewers in 2020, for comparability.)
So sure, TheGrefg simply doubled Twitch’s earlier concurrent viewer document, and he’s acquired his personal Fortnite pores and skin, resulting from hit the Merchandise store on January 16. It’s a part of the Icon collection, and joins different skins for streamers like Ninja, LoserFruit, and Lachlan.
For my fellow English-speaking Twitch observers, it’s value noting that Spanish-language streamers have already been posting some breakout numbers on the platform these days. TheGrefg is among the names which helped result in Rust’s massive Twitch resurgence.
Os presento oficialmente…
❤? MI SKIN DE FORTNITE ?❤
Disponible en la Tienda de Fortnite el 16 de Enero.
Código TheGrefg. pic.twitter.com/nk5Fsvmza7
— Grefg =) (@TheGrefg) January 11, 2021
When you thought battle royale games – or, heck, Twitch streaming – have been gonna fade away, effectively… it appears just like the peaks are solely simply starting.