The longtime YouTuber Twitch streamer has now blocked his account from both platforms. Twitch reveals in a statement from esports insider Rod Breslau that he has permanently banned his channel.
While Leafy was once hailed as one of YouTube̵
However, he faced criticism and speculation after uploading multiple videos targeting the Twitch streamer ‘Pokimane’ – and he didn’t stop and threatened to keep uploading such content until YouTube gave him the go-ahead.
Shortly afterwards, YouTube did just that and prompted Leafy to find a new home on Twitch, where he apparently continued to “bait” bans with offensive language.
It seems that his behavior has finally caught up with him, as Twitch has now given the streamer a permanent ban, which Rod Breslau reported on Twitter.
A statement addressed to Rod alleged that Twitch banned Leafy for “community safety” and wrote, “We reserve the right to suspend any account for conduct that violates our rules or that we consider inappropriate, deem harmful or inappropriate. ” our community at risk. “
Twitch has banned Leafy’s channel. A Twitch spokesperson sent me the following statement stating that this is for the safety of the community. pic.twitter.com/N4Qqxjpyv7
– Rod Breslau (@Slasher) September 11, 2020
Since the ban is permanent, it doesn’t seem like Leafy will be returning to Twitch at all – but he does seek help from the platform, claiming that he was not notified of an incoming ban, and argues that it is permanent Prohibition acts The suspension is somewhat egregious for his “first offense”.
“Wtf Bezos, just when I was starting to have fun,” he said of the situation. “Twitch Support – there is an appealing one that was my first offense, brother lmfao.”
I thought there would be a warning first or something I mean it was obvious I was pushing it but still paying a little attention to things
– Leafy (@Leafy) September 11, 2020
Fans and critics disagree on Twitch’s surprising decision, and many compare it to Leafy’s recent ban on YouTube, which he also called out of order for allegedly never receiving a warning.