Desktop Video :15/:30/:60

Your video creative asset can be incorporated into our live broadcasts. We offer pre-roll, mid-roll, and post-roll in various locations on our site.


  • Twitch Channel Pages (Pre, Mid, Post)
  • Embed player on Partner Sites (Pre, Mid, Post)
Web Video

Video Specs

Duration: 15/30/60 seconds
Aspect Ratio: 16 : 9
Peak Audio: -9dB
File Format (Hosted): MOV, MP4
Max File Size (Hosted): 200MB
Tracking (Third Party): Impression, Click, Start, First Quartile, Second Quartile, Third Quartile, Complete
File Type (Third Party): MP4
Max File Size (Third Party): 5,000 kbit/s
Targeting: Game Title, Game Genre
VAST/VPAID (Third Party): VAST 2.0, VAST 3.0, or VPAID 2.0
Please provide VAST tags with multiple video transcodes so that the player can select the most appropriate bitrate for varying internet connection speeds.

Medium Rectangle Companion

Dimensions: 300 x 250
Max Animation: 15 seconds
File Format: JPG/GIF (50k Max File Size), HTML5
Expandable: No
Third Party: Javascript
Third Party Tracking: Impression, Click
Targeting: Game Title, Game Genre


Initial load: 150KB
Polite load: 2mb
HTML5 accepted in 3rd party tags only


Twitch requires all ads and 3rd party vendors to be SSL-Compliant. All components of video and display ads including creative and tracking must be able to serve via SSL (https).