Apex Legends Esports Struggle to Gain Traction on Twitch
When Apex Legends released in early February, the initial surge in viewership that it attracted was the likes of which had never been seen on Twitch for a game launch. For the first few weeks of its existence, the title was pulling the same sort of viewership that Dota 2 , one of Twitch’s most-watched esports, gets during its premier yearly tournament The International. However, after a month of being on the streaming platform, its viewership saw a consistent taper that has pushed the game not only below other top battle royales like Fortnite and PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS , but it