ChatDepot API for Twitch Group Chat

Disclaimer: This is not official documentation of the API. Group chat is still beta and the information here may become outdated at any time. Authorization ChatDepot requires a valid chat_login OAuth token be passed with each call. This token must be passed in the oauth_token parameter in the query string. Ex: https://chatdepot.twitch.tv/room_memberships?oauth_token=XXXXXXXXX Listing existing roo…

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Connecting to Twitch Group Chat via IRC

Intro Last week Twitch released a beta of their new Group Chat system to Partner and Turbo users. If you are not already familiar with the system, you can find more information on their blog. Group chat operates on a similar principle to their main chat service and is join-able via IRC but on different servers. Before Connecting In order to join one of those new group chats via IRC you will first…

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Status of GeoTTV

Update (March 1st): The new chat is being rolled out to waves of users with weekend. GeoTTV will not function on channels where it is active. As it currently stands, I will not be updating GeoTTV in the short term to support it due to the reasons listed below. I'd recommend looking at other alternatives such as BetterTTV or Stylish themes. After a long deliberation I have decided to cease active d…

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Introducing GeoMotes

Today I'd like to introduce the Twitch community to a little project I've been working on this week called GeoMotes. I and a lot of other Twitch users would probably agree that one of the best features of Twitch chat is the emotes. You can use the global emotes, subscriber emotes, Kappa emotes, and even cute and lovable puppy emotes. Users like emotes so much that many developers have taken to cre…

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Changes to Ackbot Filter Syntax

On Nov. 10th I will be changing the syntax for Ackbot's filter and moderation options. Individual commands and misc. !set options will be consolidated under a new command called !filter. This means that anyone wanting to change a filter related option will have to familiarize themselves with the new syntax. A complete command listing will follow but the tl;dr version is as follows: Standalone comm…

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Ackbot Subscriber Status

I've added a temporary workaround into Ackbot to allow for subscriber immunity aka regular status for your channel. To enable this feature in your channel you must follow three steps: Find the emote set for your particular channel. You can use the Twitch Emotes API to do this if you do not already know the correct set ID for your channel. Set the emote set ID in Ackbot's settings. Command: !set…

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