Wrestle fans! We got some pretty cool news to share with you today! IMPACT Wrestling has announced that they will be launching a new channel on the social video service Twitch! This new channel will feature 24 hours of of live streaming and exclusive weekly programming.
Among to new content on the IMPACT Wrestling Channel will be lifestyle programs which will star IMPACT stars outside of the ring and IMPACT Wrestling’s live event at WrestleCon on April 6th at 9PM CT. Other exclusive shows include Live Audio Wrestling (The LAW) a weekly Monday night video podcast, ‘Nuff Said’ staring IMPACT Star Tyrus on Wesnesday, and on Thursday nights will be Mathews’ Megacast with Josh Mathews. Other programming that will be on the channel will be past and present episodes of IMPACT! itself, the original weekly show Xplosion, pay-per-view events, and etc.
Ed Nordholm, president of IMPACT Wrestling;
“Our expansion on Twitch marks another important milestone in our digital expansion. The interactive content and larger-than-life personalities of IMPACT Wrestling are a perfect fit for the platform, whose passionate communities have demonstrated an increased appetite for professional wrestling and live events. As we adapt to new content consumption methods, our partnership with Twitch gives us an opportunity to interact directly with our audience, while engaging and growing our fan base across the world.”
Pop some popcorn and get yourself your favorite drink because it’s set to launch TODAY (1.17.18) and will lead up to the debut of ‘Barbed Wire Massacre III’ on January 18th at 10PM ET after the weekly premiere of IMPACT! on Pop.
[Source: IMPACT Wrestling]