With newcomer PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds coming in at number two. Surprise free-to-play mainstay, Warframe (which we have a feautre on coming up real soon), rounds out the top 10 for most watched games on Twitch in 2017 in Australia. Click through for the full list and other cool stats.
Like the fact that over 360 million chat messages were scanned each month by a "machine-learning chatbot" created to moderate chat. On the internet. If there was any reason for the machines and AI to justifiably rise up and enslave humanity, the nature of day-to-day internet discourse is certainly up there.
Here are the 10 games of 2017 in Australia based on minutes watched:
2. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
3. Dota 2
4. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
7. World of Warcraft
9. IRL (vlogging category)
And here's the full infographic. Please keep your comments clean and non-threatening, as to avoid upsetting the Twitch chatbot. And kick-starting judgement day.
For more, including a cool 2017 Retrospective Comic, head to Twitch.tv.