xQc has opened up to the cheat folder stored on his PC, which according to him is not what the name suggests, quite far from it.
A directory called cheats has bigger implications for someone like xQc who plays competitive games all the time. It’s natural for the audience to quickly pick up something like that when it’s broadcast on a livestream with thousands watching. Given the popularity of his channel, it would have been a disappointing result if there were real cheat codes stored in the folder.
“Every time you download a game like Pokemon and you have a randomizer, and your randomizer, there is something called ̵
The statement revived many of his loyal fans who could not imagine xQc as a cheater. His reason for having it was more than justified. Such names of Pokemon cheats are normal and they are not illegal. Not just Pokemon, cheats were a common term on the day for GTA games that continue to this day.
Given how strict the Twitch audience is, xQc did not drop his chin on social media until he came up with this explanation. An entertainer of his growth could have had his career ruined, as cheating strictly violates the Twitch community guidelines, let alone being slandered by his own fans.