Popular Twitch streamer DrDisrespect has reportedly been banned from the gaming platform, and fans demand to know why.
DrDisrespect is loved for his professional Twitch gaming content, but it seems as though it could be no more after reports that his account has been banned from the site.
When you go onto the Twitch site, his account appears to be gone despite the gamer having an ongoing deal with the platform, leaving fans very confused.
So why exactly was Dr DisRespect banned from Twitch? No one knows the true reason yet, but there’s definitely a few clues.
Who is Dr DisRespect?
Hearschel “Guy” Beahm IV, better known by his online name Dr DisRespect is an American Internet personality and Twitch streamer.
He has over four million followers on the gaming platform, mostly known for playing Battle Royale video games like H1Z1, Black Ops 4: Blackout and Apex Legends.
Dr DisRespect posted his first video in 2010, playing Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, and since then his streams have become highly professional in nature.
Why was Dr DisRespect banned from Twitch?
Dr DisRespect’s profile has mysteriously been deleted from Twitch, causing fans to believe that he has been banned.
Currently, it is unknown why the streamer has been banned from the gaming platform.
Twitch have reportedly released a statement, saying: “We take appropriate action when we have evidence that a streamer has acted in violation of our Community Guidelines or Terms of Service.”
So it seems as though Dr DisRespect has been banned for breaking Twitch’s rules in some way.
Dr DisRespect has been banned before
This isn’t the first time that the streamer has been banned from the site.
He got his first ban after recording inside the bathroom at the Los Angeles Convention Centre during E3, a popular trade event for the video game industry. However, the ban was only temporary.
This time, it seems like the ban might be permanent despite his ongoing exclusive deal with Twitch.