- The Twitch streamer “The Grefg”, whose real name is David Cánovas Martínez, broke through Twitch posts on Monday afternoon with over 2.4 million people watching at one time.
- People watched as Martinez unveiled the skin of the game for the very popular game “Fortnite.”
- Previous Twitch viewer records were held by the likes of Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, whom Martinez surpassed by millions of viewers.
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A Spanish streamer called “TheGrefg”
“TheGrefg”, whose real name is David Cánovas Martínez, debuted with his new skin in the very popular game “Fortnite.”
The new skin is part of the “Icon Series” of “Fortnite” skins, which includes other well-known streamers – such as Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, Lachlan Ross Power and Kathleen “Loserfruit” Belsten – that players can use in the game.
This is what the skin looks like:
Previous Twitch records for contemporary viewers were set by the aforementioned Ninja, who also streams “Fortnite”, as well as less likely sources – such as Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and NASA.
TheGrefg started to get praise from other streamers, even though the streaming was still going on.
“2.4 million live viewers on his Fortnite skin debut! Congratulations @TheGrefg,” Ninja said. “Absolutely monster, and you deserve it.” Mark Reins, vice president of Epic Games, the company that makes “Fortnite”, also watched. “Amazing! We love our Spanish community @FortniteGame !!” he said.
Twitch representatives did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
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