Asphalt 8 First Game to Incorporate Twitch Live Streaming

AsphaltGameloft is incorporating live streaming from Twitch into its iOS racing game Asphalt 8: Airborne.

Players can broadcast gameplay, as well as their voice and image using the devices microphone and front-facing camera, to their Twitch channel.

“This first-ever mobile game integration with Twitch opens the door for gamers to broadcast and share game play experiences like never before,” said Baudouin Corman, Gameloft Americas VP of publishing. “As one of our most popular games, Asphalt 8: Airborne made perfect sense to integrate the Twitch mobile SDK, and we cant wait to see the excitement it brings to our users.”

The functionality will be added as part of an update for the app, which also includes new in-game events and cars.