Gorgc Criticizes Streamers Who Smurf, Calls Them Shameless

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In a latest Twitch broadcast, Gorgc condemned the actions of Dota 2 livestreamers who smurf.

In his opinion, these personalities are disingenuous and deceive their viewers with their smurfing content material, which negatively impacts him as a content material creator who competes in his personal bracket.

Moreover, Gorgc explicitly named these well-liked livestreamers, calling them “shameless” and asking them to reveal on their YouTube movies that they smurf.


One in every of Dota 2’s well-liked Twitch streamers, Janne “Gorgc” Stefanovski, has been fairly vocal lately, discussing his dislike of NFT promotion by Dota 2 organizations and the constructive elements of co-streaming. In a latest Twitch broadcast, Gorgc has now condemned the actions of Dota 2 livestreamers who smurf. In his opinion, these personalities are disingenuous and deceive their viewers with their smurfing content material, which negatively impacts him as a content material creator who competes in his personal bracket. Moreover, Gorgc explicitly named these well-liked livestreamers, calling them “shameless” and asking them to reveal on their YouTube movies that they smurf.

Gorgc feels that livestreamers who smurf have a destructive influence on different content material creators

As Gorgc went by means of a Reddit thread that talked about smurfing, he put ahead his opinion on the way it negatively affected content material creators that didn’t smurf. Versus Twitch, the place smurfing is clearly seen throughout a stream, these streamers hid their rankings of their edited YouTube movies, by which they are often seen destroying their opponents, Gorgc mentions.

It’s kinda apparent on Twitch,” stated Gorgc. “However have you learnt what they do on YouTube? They lower out the half the place they present their ranks firstly and so they lower out the half the place they present their ranks once more on the finish. So they’re simply mendacity. They’re farming YouTube viewers which in flip farms Twitch viewers as a result of individuals come to Twitch due to it. That’s what bothers me,” he added.

He additional went on to call the streamers who observe smurfing after which publish edited YouTube movies, “It’s very disingenuous. All of them. I can title all of the names. BSJ, Rizpol, Sumiya, Bulldog, fu**ing everyone does it, actually everyone and it’s shameless. Not less than disclose the baggage that you’re scumbag smurfers in your YouTube movies as effectively. That’s tremendous necessary, I really feel. Simply disclose, “Hey I’m a scumbag. It’s not an actual ability bracket.There’s extra of them, in all probability, Jenkins smurf.

Gorgc defined that in some YouTube movies the place he loses or has dangerous video games, individuals remark that different streamers akin to Sumiya or Henrik “AdmiralBulldog” Ahnberg are superior since they by no means die of their video games. As Gorgc factors out, these streamers don’t play of their authentic ability bracket and the viewers are unaware of that, so his personal content material will get belittled.

As well as, he denied the righteousness of moral smurfing in a decrease bracket or for academic functions. He believes that if streamers wish to coach lower-ranked gamers, they need to both make a foyer with 9 extra gamers or play unranked. As Gorgc famous, taking part in in a recreation the place not one of the gamers are in your ability bracket ruins the sport for them.

Along with his opinion, Gorgc explains that he doesn’t intend to incite hatred. As a content material creator, he feels that his ego will get compromised when different streamers lie about their content material and look good in entrance of lots of viewers.

Gorgc had been a streamer for OG for six months in 2020.

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Gorgc attracts lots of viewers to his day by day livestreams. He often begins streaming round 11:00 PM SGT and continues for 5 to 6 hours. The Swedish streamer at the moment has over 4,000 subscribers and 479,582 followers in keeping with knowledge offered by TwitchTracker.