You can connect a or YouTube account with your account to earn special rewards during official events. To do so:


  1. Log in to your account
  2. Go to your Connections page
  3. Click Connect next to Twitch and follow the instructions


  1. Login to your YouTube account
  2. Go to your YouTube Connected Apps page
  3. Click Connect next to and follow the instructions

Note: If you share your computer with someone, or you have multiple accounts, make sure your connected account is the one you want to receive rewards on.

Common Issues

  • Make sure you're logged in to your connected Twitch account while you watch the event. If you're not logged in, you won't get credit for watching and you won't receive your reward.
  • Some browser plug-ins can block Twitch from recording your presence during a stream. Temporarily disable your plug-ins to make sure you're eligible for rewards. Twitch and Blizzard can't provide support for issues caused by incompatible browser plug-ins.
  • You may not see a notification for rewards earned on YouTube but rewards are correctly provided in game.
  • After unlinking a Twitch account from a account, a different Twitch account cannot be linked for 7 days. If you have recently unlinked a Twitch account you will need to wait to relink a new one.
  • Resetting a Twitch password will break existing links to If you reset your Twitch password you will need to follow the steps above to unlink and relink your Twitch account to your account.