Many streamers have been subject to suspensions on Twitch, and now, Pokimane is the latest on the list. Why was she banned on the streaming platform?
Pokimane is one of the most popular streamers with an impressive fanbase. She has over 8.5 million followers on Twitch and more than 8.1 million subscribers on YouTube.

Her sudden ban comes as a shock to fans who are wondering what exactly happened.

Why was Pokimane banned on Twitch?

Pokimane revealed on Twitter earlier today, January 7, that she has been banned on Twitch.

She was banned for watching the animated show Avatar: The Last Airbender during one of her recent streams, according to Dote Sports.

The hit show is only available to stream on paid streaming platforms such as Netflix, Paramount+, or via other digital rental methods.

The content streamed by Pokimane reportedly wasn’t approved by the copyright holder, leading to the ban.

How long is the suspension?

Pokimane announced her ban on Twitch with a tweet that read, “the fire nation attacked”, although she didn’t directly state what had happened.

But, the viewers who were present during her last stream were aware of the reason as the suspension was a live DMCA takedown.

In the following tweet, Pokimame revealed she has been suspended for 48 hours.

The tweet said, “confirmed 48 hour suspension! see you guys monday morning for a 12 hour comeback stream”

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How many times has the streamer been banned?

Fans are shocked to learn about Pokimane’s Twitch ban as she has never been suspended before.

Reacting to Pokimane’s ban one tweeted, “Hope pokimane stays banned but it’s only the weekend, shame.”

Another tweeted, “They banned my queen Pokimanefix this now Twitch!!!”

One wrote, “Pokimane got banned on the same day Leafy uploaded, dark times are upon us…”

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