Twitch Is Now Available On Switch
Twitch on the Nintendo of America Twitter page now available as a free download on the Nintendo Switch. If you own a Nintendo Switch and want more options beyond gaming, you’ll be interested to know that the Twitch app now has the ability to watch live streaming and VOD content on the go, handheld or on the big screen when the Switch is connected in.
It is currently unknown if people can stream directly from their Switch console to Twitch however you cannot use the Switch game streaming app on the Twitch platform. One of the main limitations of the Switch version of the Twitch app is that you won't be able to stream chat when handheld or docked.
Thankfully, you can scan a QR code from the Twitch Switchs app, quickly switch to the appropriate stream and take a phone call, but there is the option to authorize your account with a QR code to use mobile chat, allowing you to control your mobile and Nintendo Switch and stream on one device and chat on the other.