Get started with YouTube Gaming

The YouTube Gaming app will go away on May 30, but you’ll be able to find all of your favorite gaming videos in the YouTube main app at Learn more about Gaming on YouTube here.

YouTube Gaming makes it easy to find and watch gaming content from YouTube on your mobile device and your computer. 

Add a game

To get started, add a game. When you add a game, you’ll be able to keep track of all the newest videos and livestreams for that game.

  1. Use the search bar to search for a game you’re interested in. 
  2. Tap or click on the game art to go to the game page.
  3. Click or tap Add 

You can find your added games and browse featured games under the GAMES section on your homepage.

Add a channel

To subscribe to a channel, click or tap on  SUBSCRIBE. You can do this while watching a video or from your search results.

Find your subscriptions and browse featured channels under the CHANNELS section on your homepage.

Browse your feed and collection

On your homepage you’ll find a feed of popular videos and livestreams, as well as the latest videos from the games and channels you’ve added.

Mobile app

From a game or channel page: Tap the X at the top left to return to your homepage. 

While you’re watching a video: Swipe down to minimize and return to your homepage. 

You can access your feed at any time by clicking on the YouTube Gaming icon at the top of any page.
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