A top Twitch streamer has been live for nearly two weeks straight

Ludwig on stream during his weeks-long subathon. | Image: Ludwig

On Friday, the Twitch streamer Ludwig slept in. He got up around 11AM PT and lay in bed, chatting with the more than 30,000 viewers of his stream. He’s spent a lot of time in that spot lately — in fact, he’s broadcast dozens of hours of himself curled up in a bright red race car bed since his stream first started.

As of this morning, Sunday, March 28th, Ludwig’s stream has now been live for nearly two weeks straight. His stream started around 2PM PT on Sunday, March 14th, according to The New York Times. The plan was to stream 20 seconds for every new subscription purchased to his channel (subscriptions are $5 per month).

It’s a bit like a telethon — he won’t stop so long as the money kept coming in. “We’re making this like a goddamn…

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