A new Borderlands game is coming this year and we honestly cannot keep calm. There is still a plenty of time till Borderlands 3 releases but the hype has already started to build up. People are making speculations everywhere. And we cannot blame them as the reveal of Borderlands 3 was quite ‘epic’. See what I did there? No? Nevermind.
We were obviously excited about the game and the excitement increased even further when Gearbox Software made an announcement about the new Twitch extension for Borderlands 3. The extension lets you earn loot by watching streams. Yes, you heard it right. You can earn weapons and gear by just watching streamers on Twitch. Here is how to earn Borderlands 3 loot by watching Twitch streams:
Borderlands 3 – How To Earn Loot By Watching Streamers – Linking Shift With Twitch Account
How to earn loot by watching Twitch streams in Borderlands 3?
Borderlands 3 is offering a feature that will allow people to earn loot like weapons, gear, etc by just watching streamers stream on Twitch. We were expecting that the developers would definitely try to do something that is up to the 2019 standards but we weren’t expecting something this big.
Borderlands 3 has come out with a Twitch extension called the Borderlands 3 ECHOcast Twitch extension. Here is a video of the extension:
With the help of the Borderlands 3 ECHOcast Twitch extension players will be able to:
- Earn loot by watching Twitch streams
- Check out the entire loadout of your favorite streamer
- Check out the character builds of your favorite streamer
How to link Borderlands 3 Shift account with Twitch Account?
Go to Shift
Sign-in to your Shift account. If you do not have a Shift account then just create one
After signing into your Shift account you will notice few options on the left. Click on Gaming Platforms
Then you will land on a page that will show you all the places where you can link your Shift account
Click on the Sign in button under Twitch
Now you will be taken to the Twitch log-in page. Just log-in to your Twitch account
Finally you will be asked to give the access of your Twitch account to your Shift account. Just click Authorize
You are good to go!
That’s all folks!