Gaming and Live Streaming Tools & Services

Make your live stream more engaging and interactive with 3rd party tools and services that are available for YouTube Live and YouTube Gaming.

Note: None of the products listed below are made by or endorsed by Google, Inc. It is important for you to evaluate these products and decide what makes the most sense for you or your business.

Automate responses to Super Chat purchases with lets you integrate directly with Super Chat to make it easier to automate physical and digital responses to viewers' Super Chat purchases. To try out this beta feature, visit, create an Applet and select YouTube as the service.
Chat / Moderation Bots
Nightbot – Nightbot is a chat bot for Twitch and YouTube that allows you to automate your live stream's chat with moderation and new features, allowing you to spend more time entertaining your viewers.
Gaming-Optimized Encoders

XSplit Broadcaster & Gamecaster –XSplit Gamecaster lets you easily stream and record your greatest gaming moments at the click of a button. It's simple, easy to use, and perfect for sharing your gameplay with the world.

Gameshow – a cross-platform application developed specifically to give game broadcasters new levels of production for their live streams.

Infiniscene - Infiniscene lets you live stream right from your web browser. Simply log in with your Google account, add what you’d like to share, and select Go Live. Take your stream to the next level without the complicated setup – no more messing with bitrates and complicated encoder settings

Sponsorship Tools

Discord – Step up your community with a modern voice & text chat app. Crystal clear voice, multiple server and channel support, mobile apps, and more. Discord will let you offer your sponsors access to private voice and text servers.

GameWisp - GameWisp gives YouTubers subscription tools to engage and monetize their audiences.

Streamlabs - Reward your loyal viewers by thanking them with attractive, on-stream notification popups. Take donations with multiple payment options, manage donation goals, add labels to scenes and more.

Additional Resources

If you need help selecting encoding software to stream to YouTube, check out our list of Live Verified devices and software.

You can also find more information about creating your own live streaming and YouTube Gaming tools with our YouTube Live API docs.

If you’ve created a tool, the tool may be able to appear on this list. Please use this form to get started.

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