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...their lives and chat with them about it in stream. Having a community that really feels like a family is really important to me.” (The Ultimate Guide to Twitch Streaming) This shows how Twitch and gaming can connect people and make them feel apart of community. These communities may not have government rules, but what they do have is a group of people who may be from different cultures, but all share the same “video game culture,” that allows them to be apart of something. The same idea can be related to fans of a sports team. Lots of loyal fans consider themselves part of a community of other people who enjoy the same sports team. The only difference is that this community is over social networks and may not be face- to face. This type of community gives either kids or adults a place to feel apart of a something if they do not have this opportunity somewhere else.
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